Rebecca Tope - 2 Books
Set in Cotswolds villages and farmhouses, Rebecca Tope’s mysteries find death and deception lurking within the tranquil countryside where Thea Osborne, accompanied by her spaniel Hepzibah, works as a professional house-sitter. Sometimes it seems that the absence of home owners activates malign forces in their neighbourhoods. The two titles included in this set are: Slaughter in the Cotswolds (Read more...) Blood in the Cotswolds (Read more...)
Slaughter in the Sapperton Tunnel
Railway Detective 18
Volume eighteen in Marston’s popular mystery series is set on the Victorian railways. When a bizarre blockage in a Gloucestershire Tunnel causes havoc, the rail operator is convinced it is a personal attack against him, and Inspector Colbeck is summoned to investigate.
Blood in the Cotswolds
Cotswold Mysteries 5
Thea’s boyfriend, DS Phil Hollis, joins her at the latest house-sitting assignment in the idyllic village of Temple Guiting, but when a skeleton is discovered at the root of an old beech tree, rumours abound and a murder investigation ends the tranquillity.
Fugitive from the Grave
This Bow Street Rivals mystery, set in 1817, sees bounty hunter twins Peter and Paul Skillen simultaneously tracking a charming gentleman thief, a missing aristocrat and a wicked highwayman, while encountering kidnapping, grave robbing and theatrical peccadilloes in the underworlds of London and Bath.
A Christmas Railway Mystery
Railway Detective 15
In December 1860, an employee at the Swindon Locomotive Works is found dead, his head missing. It proves to be a complex, baffling case for Inspector Colbeck, the Railway Detective, and finding the killer becomes urgent when Colbeck learns that another railway worker has been abducted.