Gallows Thief

1820s Britain: after the wars with France, when unemployment was high and soldiers could be paid off, when the government was desperately afraid of social unrest, any crime was drastically punished and thousands were hung. But one could petition the King and an investigation might ensue… The man in the dark cell in Newgate Prison […]

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The Name Of The Rose (Vintage Classics)

The year is 1327. Franciscans in a wealthy Italian abbey are suspected of heresy, and Brother William of Baskerville arrives to investigate.When his delicate mission is suddenly overshadowed by seven bizarre deaths, Brother William turns detective. He collects evidence, deciphers secret symbols and coded manuscripts, and digs into the eerie labyrinth of the abbey where […]

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The Son

OVER 33 MILLION BOOKS SOLD WORLDWIDESONNY’S ON THE RUN Sonny is a model prisoner. He listens to the confessions of other inmates, and absolves them of their sins. HE’S BEEN LIED TO HIS WHOLE LIFE But then one prisoner’s confession changes everything. He knows something about Sonny’s disgraced father. SONNY WANTS REVENGE He needs to […]

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BABY LIES a gripping detective mystery full of twists and turns

Do you love gripping mysteries with great characters? Discover Detective Tom Mariner in this critically acclaimed series. ‘Collett is a wonderful writer, subtle, clever, strong on atmosphere and character.’ Yorkshire Post Six-week-old baby Jessica is abducted from a local nursery. And Detective Tom Mariner realises he’s not going to get the time-off he was hoping […]

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Let Me Lie

‘Tightly-plotted, tense and affecting, Let Me Lie will keep you guessing until the very last line. No one writes a twist like Clare Mackintosh‘ PAULA HAWKINS ‘Brilliantly clever . . . Let Me Lie is a work of genius‘ JOANNA CANNON ‘Let Me Lie is absolutely BRILLIANT. I LOVED it. I think this is Clare […]

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