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A Whispered Name
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A Prisoner of Privilege by Rosemary Rowe
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Death of a spy

Libertus, ex-slave, retired pavement maker, now duumvir (joint mayor) of Glevum, finds himself in a lot of trouble when he realises that the death of a money lender, is not natural as others believe, but murder. Throw in the representat
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Joe Country by Mick Herron
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Rogues Gallery

For this reader one of the most pleasurable parts of a Slough House novel is the opening chapter; the author always manages to intrigue and surprise – and this story is no exception. After only a few pages, the reader is left with the s
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A Spring Betrayal by Tom Callaghan
"The second of a four part series featuring detective Akyl Borubaev of the Bishkek Murder Squad in the far regions of Kyrgyzstan. The first story being set in winter, we now have the spring thaw revealing bodies for our detective to investigate. I’..." Read more of this review »
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The Bear Pit by S.G. MacLean
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Carry on assassinating

Damien Seeker, bodyguard of Oliver Cromwell, has returned from Yorkshire in time to foil three or four assassination attempts by Cromwell’s enemies, as well as investigate the mysterious death of a man apparently mauled to death
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Redemption Falls by Joseph O'Connor
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Excellent, but brutal, tale of the Irish in America in the years following the Civil War. O'Connor paints a 'warts and all' picture of Irish men and women on the wild frontier lands: domestic violence, drunkenness, rape, murder, insurrection, betraya ...more
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The Dog by Joseph O'Neill
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You will not want to live in Dubai after reading this. Well, perhaps you might. But I don't.
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The Last Defender of Camelot by Roger Zelazny
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A collection of Zelazny's short fiction, each story introduced by the author himself. The stories date from the beginning of his career into the 1980s. There are some great stories here: the title tale is an imaginative tale of what might happen when ...more
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Deadly Crossroads by Daniel Bjork
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This short novel, the first in a series of five,centres on the small town of Concord near Boston in the years before the American Civil War. A young woman is found drowned and suicide is suspected. The portly local doctor, Josiah Bartlett, suspects t ...more
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Richard Beard
“Listen. We are on a flight from Jerusalem to Antioch with a change at Schiphol. Whatever the destination, there is always a change at Schiphol.”
Richard Beard, Acts of the Assassins

“The past is no Roman road, but more often a maze...”
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David Mitchell
“Storytellers are not priests who commune with an ethereal realm but artisans, like dumpling makers, if somewhat slower.”
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“He imagined he had saved his soul rather ingeniously. Commanded by the Gospel to sell all and give to the poor, he sold his estates, rendering himself destitute, then gave the purchase money, eleven barrels of gold, to himself.”
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Lionel Davidson
“Almost at once, sleep, like some rhythmical, snoring vacuum cleaner, consumed the awful day.”
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