Inspector French
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  • 1
    Inspector French's Greatest Case: An Inspector French Mystery | Freeman Wills Crofts

    Inspector French's Greatest Case: An Inspector French Mystery

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Freeman Wills Crofts
    • Narrated By Phil Fox
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (9)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    At the offices of the Hatton Garden diamond merchant, Duke and Peabody, the body of old Mr Gething is discovered beside a now empty safe. With multiple suspects, the robbery and murder is clearly the work of a master criminal and requires a master detective to solve it. Meticulous as ever, Inspector Joseph French of Scotland Yard embarks on an investigation that takes him from the streets of London to Holland, France and Spain and finally to a ship bound for South America.

    Inspector French,s greatest case

    Beutiful written story a little dated but keeps you guessing until the end of last chapter

    Reviewed on 26 February 2017 by Amazon Customer ()
  • 2
    Inspector French and the Cheyne Mystery: An Inspector French Mystery: Inspector French, Book Two | Freeman Wills Crofts

    Inspector French and the Cheyne Mystery: An Inspector French Mystery: Inspector French, Book Two

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs)
    • By Freeman Wills Crofts
    • Narrated By Phil Fox
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (5)
    Story
    (5)

    From the Collins Crime Club archive, the second Inspector French audiobook by Freeman Wills Crofts, once dubbed 'The King of Detective Story Writers'. When young Maxwell Cheyne discovers that a series of mishaps are the result of unwelcome attention from a dangerous gang of criminals, he teams up with a young woman who is determined to help him outwit them. But when she disappears, he finally decides to go to Scotland Yard for help. Concerned by the developing situation, Inspector Joseph French takes charge of the investigation.

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  • 3
    Inspector French and the Starvel Hollow Tragedy: Inspector French Mystery, Book 3 | Freeman Wills Crofts

    Inspector French and the Starvel Hollow Tragedy: Inspector French Mystery, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Freeman Wills Crofts
    • Narrated By Phil Fox
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (7)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    A chance invitation from friends saves Ruth Averill's life on the night her uncle's old house in Starvel Hollow is consumed by fire, killing him and incinerating the fortune he kept in cash. Dismissed at the inquest as a tragic accident, the case is closed - until Scotland Yard is alerted to the circulation of bank notes supposedly destroyed in the inferno. Inspector Joseph French suspects that dark deeds were done in the Hollow that night and begins to uncover a brutal crime involving arson, murder and body snatching.

    Great

    A classic whodunnit which twists its way to a satisfying conclusion. The world of Crofts' 1920's Scotland Yard and its Inspector French may not be rea..Show More »

    Reviewed on 27 January 2017 by Ginger ()
  • 4
    Inspector French and the Sea Mystery: Inspector French Mystery, Book 4 | Freeman Wills Crofts

    Inspector French and the Sea Mystery: Inspector French Mystery, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Freeman Wills Crofts
    • Narrated By Phil Fox
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (5)
    Story
    (5)

    Off the coast of Burry Port in South Wales, two fishermen discover a shipping crate and manage to haul it ashore. Inside is the decomposing body of a brutally murdered man. With nothing to indicate who he is or where it came from, the local police decide to call in Scotland Yard. Fortunately Inspector Joseph French does not believe in insoluble cases - there are always clues to be found if you know what to look for.

    Great detective puzzles

    I love these stories with their meticulous focus on the details of the mystery and the actions of Inspector French to try and puzzle them out. If you'..Show More »

    Reviewed on 15 February 2017 by H. Tollyfield (Sheffield United Kingdom)