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  • A Cotswold Killing

  • By: Rebecca Tope
  • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
  • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 55
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 44
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 45

Nestled in the hills of the Cotswolds, the village of Duntisbourne Abbots is a well-kept secret. When Joel Jennison is found slaughtered in the same field where his brother’s corpse had lain ten weeks previously, a whole community falls under suspicion. Was it a family feud? An act of revenge?

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • MidSummer Murder meets Miss Marple

  • By Amazon Customer on 19-10-14

good story

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 16-03-17

Really enjoyed this. Not too complicated. will read the following book in the series and others.

  • Dead Man's Time

  • Roy Grace, Book 9
  • By: Peter James
  • Narrated by: Daniel Weyman
  • Length: 12 hrs and 18 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 842
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 740
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 729

Some will wait a lifetime to take their revenge.... A vicious robbery at a secluded Brighton mansion leaves its elderly occupant dying. And millions of pounds' worth of valuables have been taken. But, as Detective Superintendent Roy Grace, heading the enquiry, rapidly learns, there is one priceless item of sentimental value that the old woman's powerful family cherish above all else. And they are fully prepared to take the law into their own hands, and will do anything, absolutely anything, to get it back.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A return to great form with an engrossing story

  • By Kirstine on 19-06-13

Another good read

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-09-16

Loved the book it held my attention. A very series of crime thrillers. I look forward to my next reD

  • Dead Simple

  • Roy Grace, Book 1
  • By: Peter James
  • Narrated by: Tim Bruce
  • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 977
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 891
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 890

It was meant to be a harmless stag-night prank. A few hours later Michael Harrison has disappeared, and his friends are dead. With only three days to the wedding, Detective Superintendent Roy Grace - a man haunted by the shadow of his own missing wife - is contacted by Michael's beautiful, distraught fiancée, Ashley Harper. Grace discovers that the one man who ought to know Michael Harrison's whereabouts is saying nothing.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • LOVED it!

  • By Keetz on 31-03-16

Great story as always by Peter James

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 20-04-16

it was brilliant. now for book number two in the Roy Grace series. Finished this book very quickly it was so exciting

6 of 7 people found this review helpful

  • Time of Death

  • By: Mark Billingham
  • Narrated by: Mark Billingham
  • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 449
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 407
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 407

Discover one of the two masterful hit novels adapted for the massive new BBC One Drama series In The Dark, featuring brilliant heroine Helen Weeks. Two schoolgirls are abducted in the small, dying Warwickshire town of Polesford, driving a knife into the heart of the community where police officer Helen Weeks grew up. But this is a place full of secrets, where dangerous truths lie buried. When family man Stephen Bates has been arrested, Helen and her partner Tom Thorne head to the flooded town....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Thorne Tour De Force

  • By Ms. L. Chalkley on 27-04-15

a really good listen

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-06-15

I enjoyed it very much and the story kept me guessing from start to finish.