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    • The Detective's Daughter

    • By: Lesley Thomson
    • Narrated by: Anna Bentinck
    • Length: 17 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 62

    Summer, 1981: The body of Kate Rokesmith is found by the River Thames in London. Her four-year-old son is wandering nearby, traumatised and mute. Detective Inspector Darnell cancels yet another trip he had promised his daughter Stella and heads for the scene of the crime. The murder is never solved. Winter, 2011: It's another busy day at the Clean Slate office. Owner and head cleaner Stella Darnell is annoyed to have her routine interrupted by the news that her father has died of a heart attack.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant!!

    • By roleytherockstar on 09-11-16

    Regular price: £20.99

    • The Dog Walker

    • By: Lesley Thomson
    • Narrated by: Anna Bentinck
    • Length: 16 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

     In January 1987, Helen Honeysett goes on an evening run from her riverside cottage and disappears. Twenty-nine years later, Helen's body has never been found. Her husband has hired a detective to find out what happened all those years ago, but when the five households on that desolate stretch of towpath refuse to give up their secrets, Stella and Jack find themselves hunting a killer whose trail has long gone cold. 

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely trash

    • By Andy Smith on 23-10-18

    Regular price: £24.99

    • Ghost Girl

    • By: Lesley Thomson
    • Narrated by: Annie Aldington
    • Length: 15 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 50

    Stella Darnell’s father died a year ago, but she has not moved on. He was Chief Superintendent at Hammersmith police station, and cleaning his house, Stella discovers a folder of photographs in his darkroom. The oldest photograph is dated 1966; to the very day the Moors Murderers were sent to prison for life. As Stella inches closer to the truth, the events of that day begin to haunt her too...

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Boring

    • By MEM on 29-06-14

    Regular price: £20.89

    • The House With No Rooms

    • Detective's Daughter, Book 4
    • By: Lesley Thomson
    • Narrated by: Anna Bentinck
    • Length: 16 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11

    The summer of 1976 was the hottest in living memory. In the Botanical Gardens at Kew, a lost little girl, dizzied by the heat, thought she saw a woman lying dead on the ground. But when she opened her eyes, the woman had gone. Forty years later, Stella Darnell, the detective's daughter, is investigating a chilling new case. What she uncovers will draw her into the obsessive world of botany and towards an unsolved murder that has lain dormant for decades....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Totally Disjointed

    • By Meg Plummer on 28-11-17

    Regular price: £20.89

    • The Detective's Secret

    • By: Lesley Thomson
    • Narrated by: Anna Bentinck
    • Length: 15 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 34

    October 1987: As a hurricane sweeps through Britain, a man's body slowly rots, locked inside an old water tower in west London. He carries no identification and fits no missing person's description. His corpse is never claimed. October 2013: The month of the great storm of St Jude. A man dies beneath a late-night Piccadilly line train. His brother insists he was murdered, but Jack, a train driver, is sure it was suicide.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Characters and Story

    • By VAL on 24-07-15

    Regular price: £20.89