Our Books: Police Procedural

  • The Killing House

    The Killing House

    by, Claire McGowan

    Forensic psychologist Paula Maguire returns in THE KILLING HOUSE, the sixth novel in Claire McGowan’s series. For fans of Sharon Bolton’s DAISY IN CHAINS and Elly Griffiths’ THE WOMAN IN BLUE. Peter James calls her novels ‘astonishing, powerful and imm …

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  • Come and Find Me

    Come and Find Me

    by, Sarah Hilary

    Gripping, tense, twisty and full of emotional insight, COME AND FIND ME is Sarah Hilary’s Marnie Rome 5 book, for fans of Mick Herron or Clare Mackintosh. ‘Hilary belts out a corker of a story, all wrapped up in her vivid, effortless prose. If you’re n …

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  • Sleeping in the Ground

    Sleeping in the Ground

    by, Peter Robinson

    A terrible crime. No obvious motive. Banks is on the case. ‘Top-notch police procedure’ – Jeffery Deaver A shocking mass murder occurs at a wedding in a small Dales church and a huge manhunt follows. Eventually, the shooter is run to ground and things …

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  • Crime Song

    Crime Song

    by, David Swinson

    David Swinson returns with a thrillingly dark novel, featuring Frank Marr, ‘a masterly piece of characterisation.’ (Tana French, author of The Trespasser) Frank Marr was a good cop with a bad habit, until his addiction to cocaine forced him into retire …

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  • Blood Symmetry

    Blood Symmetry

    by, Kate Rhodes

    Clare Riordan and her son Mikey are abducted from Clapham Common early one morning. Hours later, the boy is found wandering disorientated. Soon after, a pack of Clare’s blood is left on a doorstep in the heart of the City of London. Alice Quentin is br …

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  • A Handful of Ashes: Dr Harry Kent Book 2

    A Handful of Ashes: Dr Harry Kent Book 2

    The second thrilling book in the London-set Dr Harry Kent series, the perfect mix of detective novel and medical drama. Susan Bayliss became notorious when she blew the whistle on her boss, a heart surgeon at a renowned children’s hospital. She accused …

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  • Quieter Than Killing (D.I. Marnie Rome 4)

    Quieter Than Killing (D.I. Marnie Rome 4)

    by, Sarah Hilary

    Sarah Hilary, winner of the Theakstons Crime Novel of the Year, returns with a new DI Marnie Rome novel, QUIETER THAN KILLING. ‘Hilary is my drop-everything writer; always original, always bang-on psychologically, always gripping. I am a huge fan’ Alex …

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  • Blood Tide

    Blood Tide

    by, Claire McGowan

    Forensic psychologist Paula Maguire returns in BLOOD TIDE, the fifth novel in Claire McGowan’s acclaimed series. If you enjoyed Sharon Bolton’s LITTLE BLACK LIES or Elly Griffiths’ THE WOMAN IN BLUE, you will love this new novel from the author of THE …

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  • Rusty Puppy: Hap and Leonard Book Ten

    Rusty Puppy: Hap and Leonard Book Ten

    by, Joe R. Lansdale

    Hap and Leonard investigate a racially motivated murder that threatens to tear apart their East Texas town. Hap, a former 60s activist and self-proclaimed white trash rebel, is recovering from a life-threatening stab wound. He’s hoping to take it easy, …

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  • Cruel Mercy

    Cruel Mercy

    by, David Mark

    ‘Effortlessly blends the brutal and the tender, the dark and the light. Aector McAvoy is a true original. So is David Mark.’ Mick Herron, author of Dead Lions DS Aector McAvoy’s brother-in-law Valentine is missing. In New York City, half the world away …

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