The first in a stunning new series introducing the Marlow Murder Club!
''A hugely enjoyable murder mystery written with wonderful verve, humour and compassion. Utterly delightful'' Robert Webb ''I love Robert Thorogood''s writing'' Peter James From the creator of the BBC One hit TV series, Death in Paradise To solve an impossible murder, you need an impossible hero...
Judith Potts is seventy-seven years old and blissfully happy. She lives on her own in a faded mansion just outside Marlow, there''s no man in her life to tell her what to do or how much whisky to drink, and to keep herself busy she sets crosswords forThe Timesnewspaper.
One evening, while out swimming in the Thames, Judith witnesses a brutal murder. The local police don''t believe her story, so she decides to investigate for herself, and is soon joined in her quest by Suzie, a salt-of-the-earth dog-walker, and Becks, the prim and proper wife of the local Vicar.
Together, they are the Marlow Murder Club.
When another body turns up, they realise they have a real-life serial killer on their hands. And the puzzle they set out to solve has become a trap from which they might never escape...
READERS LOVE ROBERT THOROGOOD ''Fabulous, compulsive reading'' 5* Amazon Review ''Another wonderful read'' 5* Amazon Review ''Another excellent Death in Paradise novel'' 5* Amazon Review '' Highly recommended'' 5* Amazon Review ''Good fun '' 5* Amazon Review
Judith, Suzie and Becks return in the brilliant second crime novel in the Marlow Murder Club series, from the creator of the hit TV series, Death in Paradise.
PRE-ORDER NOW ''I love Robert Thorogood''s writing'' Peter James *** It''s been an enjoyableand murder-free time for Judith, Suzie and Becks - AKA the Marlow Murder Club - since the events of last year. The most exciting thing on the horizonis the upcoming wedding of Marlow grandee, Sir Peter Bailey, tohis nurse, Jenny Page. Sir Peteris having a party at his grand mansion on the river Thamesthe day before the wedding, and Judith and Co. are looking forward to a bit of free champagne. But during the soiree, there''s a crash from inside the house, and when the Marlow Murder Club rush to investigate, they are shocked to find the groom-to-be crushed to death in his study. The study was locked from the inside, so the police don''t consider the death suspicious. But Judith disagrees. As far as she''s concerned, Peter was murdered! And it''s up to the Marlow Murder Club to find the killer before he or she strikes again...
*** READERS LOVE THE MARLOW MURDER CLUB series ''Wonderful escapism!'' 5* Amazon Review ''A wonderful piece of escapism. Absolutely loved it! '' 5* Amazon Review ''My favourite book of the year! '' 5* Amazon Review ''I had an absolute blast reading this book '' 5* Amazon Review '' So enjoyable, I laughed out loud in places! '' 5* Amazon Review