Ten days to Christmas and Tracey Uphill, aged eight, hasn''t come home from Sunday school. Her mother, a pretty young prostitute, is desperate. Enter Detective Inspector Jack Frost, sloppy, scruffy and insubordinate. To help him investigate the case of the missing child, Frost has been assigned a new sidekick, the Chief Constable''s nephew. Fresh to provincial Denton in an oversmart suit, Detective Constable Clive Barnard is an easy target for Frost''s withering satire. Assisted and..
When Miss Marple comes up from the country for a holiday in London, she finds what she''s looking for at Bertram''s Hotel: traditional decor, impeccable service and memories of..Подробнее
A Massachusetts state investigator is called home from Knoxville, Tennessee, where he is completing a course at the National Forensic Academy. His boss, the district attorney,..Описание
We first met Flavia Albia, Falco''s feisty adopted daughter, in The Ides of April. Albia is a remarkable woman in what is very much a man''s world: young, widowed and fiercely..Описание
The thirteenth Anne Perry holiday mystery follows James Latterly, Hester Monk''s brother, as he travels to a lovely, remote island off the north coast of Sicily in the attempt to..Подробнее
Christmas normally descends on Lake Eden, Minnesota, as gently as reindeer alighting on a rooftop--but this yuletide season the only thing coming down Hannah Swensen''s chimney is..Описание