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The Mystery of Three Quarters: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery

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The Mystery of Three Quarters: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery

Sophie Hannah

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Classic crime; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

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The world's most beloved detective, Hercule Poirot - the legendary star of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express... [more]

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Mr Bowling Buys a Newspaper

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Mr Bowling Buys a Newspaper

Donald Henderson

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

Paperback

In Raymond Chandler's favourite novel, Mr Bowling buys the newspapers only to find out what the latest is on the murders he's... [more]

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Maigret's Pickpocket (#66 Maigret)

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Maigret's Pickpocket (#66 Maigret)

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Fiction in translation

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A pickpocket steals Maigret's wallet only to return it the following day, on the condition that he visit the thief's apartment.... [more]

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Money in the Morgue (#33 Roderick Alleyn)

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Money in the Morgue (#33 Roderick Alleyn)

Ngaio Marsh, Stella Duffy

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime

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Roderick Alleyn is back in this unique crime novel begun by Ngaio Marsh during the Second World War and now completed by Stella... [more]

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The Power Game (#3 Monsarrat)

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The Power Game (#3 Monsarrat)

Meg Keneally, Tom Keneally

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Historical fiction

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Being the skipper of the cutter that carries all supplies and communications between Tasmania and Maria Island is a powerful... [more]

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Maigret and the Nahour Case: Inspector Maigret #65

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Maigret and the Nahour Case: Inspector Maigret #65

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Classic crime; Fiction in translation

Paperback

Maigret is called to the home of professional gambler, Felix Nahour, who has been found shot dead by his chambermaid. Maigret... [more]

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Day of the Accident

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Day of the Accident

Nuala Ellwood

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Thriller & suspense

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Sixty seconds after she wakes from a coma, Maggie's world is torn apart.<br... [more]

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The Case of Miss Elliott: The Teahouse Detective

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The Case of Miss Elliott: The Teahouse Detective

Baroness Orczy

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Classic crime; Historical mysteries

Paperback

Mysteries! There is no such thing as a mystery in connection with any crime, provided intelligence is brought to bear upon... [more]

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Maigret's Patience (#64 Inspector Maigret)

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Maigret's Patience (#64 Inspector Maigret)

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Classic crime; Fiction in translation

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Maigret finds himself back on the Rue des Acacias just ten days after cracking another case there. This time it is the murder... [more]

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Slow Motion Ghosts

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Slow Motion Ghosts

Jeff Noon

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Crime & mystery; Classic crime; Thriller & suspense

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'Noon's storytelling is assured and compelling ... it's a belter' Guardian`Constantly surprising' SpectatorA viciously occult... [more]

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What Lies Beneath Us

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What Lies Beneath Us

Kirsty Ferguson

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime

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Jessica James had the perfect life. She had a good job, supportive friends, and her husband Geoff and her son Jack both adored... [more]

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The Bachelors of Broken Hill (#14 Inspector Bonaparte)

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The Bachelors of Broken Hill (#14 Inspector Bonaparte)

Arthur Upfield

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Thriller & suspense

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When two elderly bachelors were poisoned with cyanide, a strange woman was on the scene each time - but now she has disappeared,... [more]

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Sherlock Holmes: Classic Stories

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Sherlock Holmes: Classic Stories

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime

Hardback

Includes 'The Hound of the Baskervilles', as well as the following stories: The Musgrave Ritual; The Speckled Band; The Five... [more]

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Maigret Defends Himself (#63 Maigret)

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Maigret Defends Himself (#63 Maigret)

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Fiction in translation

Paperback

For the first time in his career Inspector Maigret receives written summons to the Chief Commissioner's office where he learns... [more]

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The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

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The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

Arthur Conan Doyle

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Short stories

Paperback

With Sherlock Holmes's reputation as the scourge of the criminal underworld preceding him, the ingenious detective, with the... [more]

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Behold a Fair Woman

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Behold a Fair Woman

Francis Duncan

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Historical mysteries

Paperback

Originally published in the United Kingdom by John Lang. This edition issued based on the paperback edition published in 2016... [more]

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Footsteps in the Dark

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Footsteps in the Dark

Georgette Heyer

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Thriller & suspense

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A trio of siblings inherits a ramshackle estate only to discover their legacy includes a dead body. Does the key to solving... [more]

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The ABC Murders

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The ABC Murders

Agatha Christie

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Classic crime

Paperback

John Malkovich stars as Hercule Poirot in Agatha Christie's ingenious serial-killer thriller, newly adapted for BBC Television... [more]

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The Bone is Pointed (#6 Inspector Bonaparte)

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The Bone is Pointed (#6 Inspector Bonaparte)

Arthur Upfield

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Thriller & suspense

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Jeffrey Anderson was a big man with a foul temper - a sadist and an ugly drunk. When his horse, The Black Emperor, an animal... [more]

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The Mystery of Swordfish Cove (#7 Inspector Bonaparte)

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The Mystery of Swordfish Cove (#7 Inspector Bonaparte)

Arthur Upfield

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Thriller & suspense

Paperback

An intriguing case for Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte begins on a calm October day in an Australian seaside near Bermagui. Three... [more]

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Liv (#2 Ellen Tamm)

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Liv (#2 Ellen Tamm)

Mikaela Bley

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Classic crime; Thriller & suspense; Fiction in translation

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Death, death, death!' Ellen screamed, hitting the steering wheel so hard her palms ached. [more]

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Maigret and the Ghost (#62 Inspector Maigret)

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Maigret and the Ghost (#62 Inspector Maigret)

Georges Simenon

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Fiction in translation

Paperback

During an undercover case Inspector Lognon is shot in a room he was sharing with a beautiful woman who has since disappeared.... [more]

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Vanish in an Instant

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Vanish in an Instant

Margaret Millar

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime

Paperback

Written by the author of the Edgar Allan Poe Award Winner Beast in View this thriller presents the confusing evidence of... [more]

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The Old Man in the Corner: The Teahouse Detective

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The Old Man in the Corner: The Teahouse Detective

Baroness Orczy

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Classic crime; Historical mysteries

Paperback

Mysteries! There is no such thing as a mystery in connection with any crime, provided intelligence is brought to bear upon... [more]

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A Very Murderous Christmas: Ten Classic Crime Stories for the Festive Season

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A Very Murderous Christmas: Ten Classic Crime Stories for the Festive Season...

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Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Classic crime

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The Christmas season is one of comfort and joy, sparkling lights and steam rising from cups of mulled wine at frosty carol... [more]

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