Cozy little brookminster isn’t the peaceful haven Helen dreamed of, even here, and it isn’t long before she discovers that, dark threats and dangerous secrets await. Murder. Treason. As family duty compels her to meddle in a police investigation into the suspicious death of a relative, she finds herself at odds with the local inspector.
A Simple Country Murder: A 1940s Cotswolds Mystery The Helen Lightholder Murder Mysteries Book 1 #ad - Can helen bring justice to her little corner of the country, while war rages on in the greater world outside? Or will her investigation make her the next target of a fiendish killer who has everything to lose? .
A Simple Country Funeral: A 1940s Cotswolds Mystery The Helen Lightholder Murder Mysteries Book 2#ad - Death returns to the country. A quiet country life continues to elude Helen Lightholder, as she wrestles with her recent bereavement. When the grisly murder of a nameless vagabond shocks the local community, Helen sets out to unearth the truth behind the inexplicable killing. But bookminster hides secrets almost as old as it’s 14th century market place, and the village’s inhabitants will do anything to thwart a prying outsider.
Helen’s snooping at a convalescent home for wounded soldiers leads to an apparent dead end, even as other obstacles loom in her path. With inspector graves blocking her investigation at every turn and a mysterious, shadowy figure continuing to dog her steps, can Helen unmask the most dangerous killer she has ever faced?
A Simple Country Mystery: A 1940s Cotswolds Mystery The Helen Lightholder Murder Mysteries Book 3#ad - Death comes unexpectedly. With the suspicious death of a young woman in the village, Helen Lightholder finds herself once again delving into the menacing shadows that lurk beneath the pleasant surface of sunny Bookminster. Her search for suspects and motives leads her to a prisoner of war camp on the outskirts of the village, two very different men vie for Helen’s heart, but could the real danger lie even closer to home? Meanwhile, but neither can take the place of the husband she lost.
. As a series of break-ins leave her feeling unsafe in her home and shop, Helen has to decide whether or not to continue in the “quiet” life she has found in the country.
A Simple Country Tragedy: A 1940s Cotswolds Mystery The Helen Lightholder Murder Mysteries Book 4#ad - Seeking out a colleague of her late husband’s, she delves into a murky world of spies and treason, becoming entangled in a web of danger and intrigue. Meanwhile, dark happenings back in Bookminster end with the murder of a local man. All the secrets helen lightholder has been working to uncover are about to be revealed, as Helen travels to London.
Once again, helen is called upon to assist Inspector Graves in an investigation, but can she focus on the present when the mysteries of her past beckon? .
A Simple Country Killing The Helen Lightholder Murder Mysteries Book 5#ad - As helen investigates the ghastly crime, she soon finds herself a suspect of the local police. Death, and helen lightholder, return to Brookminster with the murder of the village vicar. To clear her name and protect her friends, Helen must discover the truth and outwit a devious killer. But helen’s personal life is not without its own mysteries and one of them continues to stalk her in the shadows.
A Simple Country Deception: A 1940s Cotswolds Mystery The Helen Lightholder Murder Mysteries Book 6#ad - The violent death of a friend plunges Helen Lightholder into another case of danger and deceit as she struggles to unravel the truth behind the grisly killing. With her own past continuing to haunt her, Helen works to uncover the ultimate answer behind the mystery that has plagued her since the beginning.
Return to the quaint - and deadly - village of Brookminster a final time for the dramatic conclusion to Helen’s adventures.
Murder by Midnight A Miss Alice Murder Mystery Book 1#ad - Murder and mystery in a Scottish castle. When alice beckingham boards a train for Edinburgh in 1929, she begins a journey that will test everything she thinks she knows about her past and her family. A mysterious local legend may hold the key to unraveling everything, but will Alice survive long enough to decipher it?
From the moment of her arrival at the rugged and remote Druiminn Castle, something sinister haunts her steps. With the murder of her host and the revelation that one of her fellow guests at the castle is an unscrupulous jewel thief, Alice resolves to uncover secrets that someone will stop at nothing to keep hidden.
Murder by Midnight A Miss Alice Murder Mystery Book 1 #ad - Coercing the coolly unpredictable sherborne Sharp into assisting her, shadowed passages, Alice follows in the footsteps of her detective cousin Rose and pursues a heartless killer through glittering dining rooms, and moonlit groves.
A Final Rest A Rose Beckingham Murder Mystery Book 7#ad - When a family wedding moves the party to the English countryside, it isn’t long before old resentments resurface and dark suspicions are awakened. With a sudden death throwing everyone into turmoil, can Rose unmask the killer stalking the corridors of Ridgewick Hall? And what of Rose’s own secrets? Has the time come for a final reveal?
A deadly welcome. On her return to london, Rose Beckingham’s reunion with her relatives is marred by shadows from the past.
A Sudden Passing A Rose Beckingham Murder Mystery Book 6#ad - But danger follows rose across the Atlantic and it’s not long before she must confront shadows from her past. As she races against time to save a life, will the arrival of a familiar face hinder her investigation or offer a vital clue? A sinister plot unveiled. Rose beckingham’s pursuit of an international assassin leads her to New York City, where she reunites with her cousins from London.
A Fatal Journey A Rose Beckingham Murder Mystery Book 5#ad - Can she discover the terrible secrets behind the fate of the Beckinghams before it’s too late? Or will a mercenary killer escape and carry the truth away with him? Perils and plots in British India. When rose beckingham’s pursuit of an international spy leads to the uncovering of an assassination plot, she’ll have to race against time to prevent a crime before it occurs.
Rose is drawn to the site of last summer’s explosion, where a ruthless murderer strikes again. The dangerous investigation will threaten her relationship with Achilles Prideaux, while leading her from the dusty streets of Morocco to the deep jungles of India. With the roots of the mystery leading back to the deaths of the real Rose and her parents, the case is personal.
Murder in the Evening A Miss Alice Murder Mystery Book 2#ad - Death comes to dine. When an elegant dinner party with friends ends in the sudden death of a beautiful young socialite, Alice Beckingham finds herself a witness to murder. But will the looming shadows of the past leave Alice blind to the dangers of the present? Intrigued by a cryptic note in which the victim predicts her own demise, Alice enlists the aid of the cunning but slippery Sherborne Sharp to investigate.
Alice has more than one killer to contend with, however, as her family continues to be plagued by unanswered questions surrounding an older unsolved mystery. Working together, the lady detective and her jewel thief partner set out to trap a killer.