The Best British Mystery Books - April 2020

Based on the analysis of 6,620 reviews.



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Alison Golden

Alison Golden was born and raised in Bedfordshire, England. She writes comfy mysteries and suspense books, together with the occasional witty blog article, all of which are designed to entertain, amuse, and quiet. Her approach is to combine creative thoughts with excellent writing and edit, edit, edit.

Alison is the founder of this Reverend Annabelle Dixon cozy puzzles, a charming, enjoyable series with a female vicar ministering in the beautiful county of Cornwall, England. She also produces a Jersey-based detective series featuring Inspector David Graham and the Diana Hunter series, also place in Vancouver.

Her books' themes include the amusing and sweet to harder hitting suspense. They are recommended for readers who prefer to relax and unwind along with their books, who like getting to know the characters, and that like the tougher side of life indicated.

Alison is located at the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and twin sons. She divides her time travel between London and San Francisco.

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Hi, and thank you for seeing Amazon Page. I am Karen Charlton, a writer of puzzles. I write historical crime fiction, set in Regency England.

My Detective Lavender Mysteries, printed by Thomas & Mercer, would be the literary experiences of Stephen Lavender, who was a real-life Principal Officer with the Bow Street Police Office at London.

By the early 19th century, Chief officers had a number of important and different functions although they were nicknamed 'Bow Street Runners' as if they were messenger boys. Aside from encouraging their colleagues resolve crime in the funding, they were often delivered to assist magistrates in the states with difficult instances. They also participate in undercover work in periods of insurrection, by way of instance, throughout the Luddite riots from the Midlands and were available to engage by wealthy landowners.

They had been Britain's earliest private detectives and so are famous throughout London. They had been the only policemen allowed into Buckingham House (the forerunner of this palace) and also did security work for the Bank of England. On certain occasions, they have been sent overseas to assist with crimes and criminals who had spilled out over our borders onto the continent.

During my study, I've come across heaps of their instances reported in the papers of the time. I often rely on them as the basis for the plots of the novels. I am currently writing the fourth book in this series: 'Plague Pits & River Bones.' There are also two Detective Lavender Short Stories to highlight the string: 'The Mystery of those Skelton Diamonds' and 'The Piccadilly Pickpocket.'

'Acquiring the Eagle', my first publication, is the authentic story of our infamous ancestor, Jamie Charlton, who had been detained in 1810 of Northumberland's biggest robbery. To explain my late husband and I first found this gaol-bird within our own family tree, I wrote my nonfiction genealogy publication, 'Seeking Our Eagle.' It's a 'How -we-d

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Louise Penny

LOUISE PENNY is your New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling author of the Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels. She has won a Lot of awards, such as a CWA Dagger along with the Agatha Award (five times) and has been a finalist for the Edgar Award for Best Book. She lives in a village south of Montréal.

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