The very handsome man sitting on Alice Dougherty's sofa and asking for her advice was none other than Hayes Bradford - the widowed father she'd once come so close to marrying.
It seemed like yesterday that Hayes had broken her heart, yet it had been twelve years. Suddenly Alice found herself in the middle of the family she still wanted to call hers.
Bea Abbot wishes she'd never got mixed up in the affairs of the Holland family, when she finds her house and agency under siege.
Bea Abbot's friend Leon Holland asks for her help to establish an alibi. But why does he need one? And is his life really in danger, as events seem to suggest? Then everything is thrown into chaos as a virus infects the Abbot Agency's systems...deliberately. But why? Bea is about to find herself drawn into a vicious - and deadly - power struggle.
A sensational mystery featuring Chicago private investigator Dek Elstrom.
Men are dying in Chicago. Rich men, powerful men, men who control the city. Dek Elstrom's ex-father-in-law, a major player in everything Chicago, is likely to be one of them. Dek's ex-wife persuades him to investigate, and Dek quickly learns that the man knows plenty - but will reveal nothing. Is he about to become a victim ... or is he the killer?
Meet the Women of the WISE Enquiries Agency. The first in a new series.
Henry Twyst, eighteenth Duke of Chellingworth, is convinced his mother is losing her marbles. She claims to have seen a corpse on the dining-room floor, but all she has to prove it is a bloodied bobble hat. Henry is worried enough to retain the women of the WISE Enquiries Agency - but the truth is more deadly than anyone could have foreseen . . .
The first in the brand-new Kate Waters series.
No one knows why Carrie and Wes Cooper travelled to the isolated desert town of Dudley, Arizona. But when they are shot dead, the town authorities make a quick arrest. Have they got the right man? Incomer Kate Waters isn't so sure. But as she investigates, she discovers disturbing links between her own past and the dead woman's . . .
A woman's unresolved past has disturbing implications for her future in this compelling psychological mystery.
When she was nineteen, Kate's father, stepmother and eight-year-old sister were killed in a mysterious car accident in South America. The only survivor, Kate has no recollection of what happened that terrible day. But a proposition from a stranger becomes the catalyst for a series of events that will change Kate's life irrevocably. Somehow everything leads back to that one dreadful day in Ecuador, and loose ends that need to be resolved.
An assassination attempt on a US congresswoman spells danger for Dev Conrad.
Political consultant Dev Conrad is trying to help secure a re-election victory for congresswoman Jessica Bradshaw, but when an assassination attempt is made on Jessica's life, the campaign is thrown into chaos. Who wants Jessica dead, and why? Someone is determined Dev won't find answers...
Jason Evans confronts his fears and needs to know: is he dead or alive?
Life is smooth sailing for Jason Evans, until an unknown enemy sends him a strange photograph of a graveyard, with an ominous message: 'You are dead. You think you're alive, but you don't exist.' Jason soon finds out that his life is not what he has always believed it to be, and he embarks on an incredible search. A search for his own grave . . .
A young woman must follow her head or her heart in this powerful family saga
Liverpool, 1958. Nursery nurse Irene can't help falling for her friend Peggy's older brother. But nothing can come of it, for Marty is already married. Meanwhile, Peggy is desperate to marry her long-term boyfriend, but her Catholic parents would never accept a Protestant son-in-law. Could Irene and Peggy solve their problems by running away.
The second book in the critically acclaimed medieval mystery series featuring Sir Geoffrey Mappestone.
1101: Sir Geoffrey Mappestone is travelling home in the company of a knight carrying an urgent message for the king. When the knight is killed during an ambush, Geoffrey feels obliged to deliver the message himself: but quickly regrets his decision when the king orders him to spy on his own family in order to ferret out a dangerous traitor...