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Alice Castle

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Alice Castle lives in South London with her two children and two cats. She was a feature writer on the Daily Express for many years and has written for most other national newspapers. She has a degree in Modern History from St Andrews University, is the British Royalty expert for Flemish TV, and lived in Brussels for nearly a decade. Her first novel, Hot Chocolate, sold out in two weeks and her second, the cozy crime mystery Death in Dulwich, is an Amazon bestseller. She has written six more whodunnits starring single mum amateur sleuth Beth Haldane, as well as a psychological thriller, The Perfect Widow, for Harper Collins. She has just published a new Beth short story, The Wickedness in West Norwood, in the crime anthology Dark London. An ...more

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Average rating: 3.84 · 1,391 ratings · 394 reviews · 14 distinct worksSimilar authors
Death in Dulwich

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The Girl in the Gallery

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"A castle on an island off Cornwall, with 13 diverse characters in this locked room murder mystery. The story is told from the point of view of many of the guests, so you need to keep switched on to keep with the plot. The characters all have secrets " Read more of this review »
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"This is, in effect, a locked room mystery. Four university friends and their families get together around 20 years later on an island cut off twice a day by the tides. One of the four has married the owner of the castle on the island. There’s a huge " Read more of this review »
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I was interested by the characters, the location and the mystery.
It's impossible to put down. I had an inkling who might have done it but this changed as I read on and I needed to get to the end quickly!
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