Detective Lavender Mysteries
Books in series3
Abridged/Unabridged
(4.4 based on 99 ratings)
  • 1
    The Heiress of Linn Hagh | Karen Charlton

    The Heiress of Linn Hagh

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By Karen Charlton
    • Narrated By Michael Page
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (59)
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    (49)
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    Northumberland, 1809: A beautiful young heiress disappears from her locked bedchamber at Linn Hagh. The local constables are baffled and the townsfolk cry "witchcraft". The heiress' uncle summons help from Detective Lavender and his assistant, Constable Woods, who face one of their most challenging cases.

    Ready for the next installment

    I made this purchase on the fly and was expecting just a little time filler.

    However I was hooked from the first chapter as it is good littl..Show More »

    Reviewed on 26 May 2016 by Amazon Customer ()
  • 2
    The Sans Pareil Mystery: The Detective Lavender Mysteries, Book 2 | Karen Charlton

    The Sans Pareil Mystery: The Detective Lavender Mysteries, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Karen Charlton
    • Narrated By Michael Page
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (26)
    Performance
    (24)
    Story
    (24)

    On a cold February night in Regency London, a dark curtain falls on the Sans Pareil Theatre following the death of April Clare, a promising young actress, whose body is found in mysterious circumstances. Detective Stephen Lavender and his dependable deputy, Constable Woods, quickly discover that nothing is quite as it seems. As successive mysteries unfold, they soon realise that it is not only the actors from the Sans Pareil who are playing a part.

    London 1810

    Interesting story of an early detective in Bow Street, Coventry Garden, a very different place than the touristy place it is today. The story evokes ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 13 December 2015 by Rogayah (Reading, United Kingdom)
  • 3
    The Sculthorpe Murder: The Detective Lavender Mysteries, Book 3 | Karen Charlton

    The Sculthorpe Murder: The Detective Lavender Mysteries, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Karen Charlton
    • Narrated By Michael Page
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (14)
    Performance
    (13)
    Story
    (14)

    Northamptonshire, 1810: As a new canal network snakes across the landscape, a vicious mob stakes its claim to the county. Every local constable is out on the hunt for the ruthless Panther Gang. When an elderly man is robbed and murdered in sleepy Middleton, the beleaguered magistrates send for help from London's Bow Street Police Office.

    OK...a lot of busi ness

    It was a long and complicated case for Lavender and Woods in Northants in 1810. I am not sure if it was as good as previous cases they have had to so..Show More »

    Reviewed on 25 October 2016 by Rogayah (Reading, United Kingdom)