The Man That Got Away by Lynne Truss

Summer 1957, and life in the Brighton Constabulary is pretty much normal. Constable Twitten is trying to convince his superiors that the station charlady is a murderous master criminal. The Maison du Wax is begging Inspector Steine to sit for a mannequin of himself, for the small donation of thirty-five pounds 10 shillings. Sergeant Brunswick …

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Now You See Them by Elly Griffiths

Edgar Stephens, now a Detective Superintendent, and his team are investigating the possible kidnapping of a young girl when they realize that there are other girls going missing around Brighton. Soon the disappearances begin hitting too close to home.  I enjoyed reading all of the previous books, but was wondering if the series would really …

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And Then They Were Doomed by Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli

Zoe Zola is invited to an Agatha Christie conference a long with nine other writers. Each night, one by one, the guests disappear and Zoe must use her knowledge of Dame Agatha to stay alive. 
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A Dagger Before Me by Jeanne M. Dams

Dorothy and Alan have been asked by Edwin Montcalm to be the godparents to his son Joseph. Before the christening can take place, an all important ceremonial dagger is found to be missing.When a stranger in the village is stabbed with a dagger, Edwin falls under suspicion. becomes the chief suspect. I have read several …

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Tongued With Fire by Norman Russell

In order to save his aristocratic heritage and Renfield Hall, Frank Renfield is determined to sell his daughter to an American millionaire. Small problem…she’s in love with someone else, Alan Lavender, who’s uncle is subsequently murdered. When murder strikes again, Frank falls under suspicion. I had a very hard time finishing this book. I actually …

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