Results for Mysteries & Thrillers + Amateur & Private Detectives + Strong Female Leads, set in UK (Britain) & Ireland

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  • The Midwife's Tale
    Sam Thomas
    Paperback: 12/10/2013
     
    In the tradition of Arianna Franklin and C. J. Sansom comes Samuel Thomas's remarkable debut, The Midwife...
  • Homesick
    Roshi Fernando
    Paperback: 07/02/2013
     
    A stunning debut novel about an extended Sri Lankan family - a kaleidoscopic view of contemporary immigrant ...
  • The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
    Alan Bradley
    Paperback: 01/19/2010
     
    An enthralling mystery, a piercing depiction of class and society, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie is a...
  • When Will There Be Good News?: A Novel
    Kate Atkinson
    Paperback: 01/11/2010
     
    Three lives come together in unexpected and thrilling ways in Kate Atkinson's When Will There Be Good News?
  • An Incomplete Revenge: A Maisie Dobbs Novel
    Jacqueline Winspear
    Paperback: 11/25/2008
     
    In her fifth outing, Maisie Dobbs, the extraordinary Psychologist and Investigator, delves into a strange ...
  • What Was Lost: A Novel
    Catherine O'Flynn
    Paperback: 06/24/2008
     
    A tender and sharply observant debut novel about a missing young girl - winner of the Costa First Novel Award ...
  • Pardonable Lies
    Jacqueline Winspear
    Paperback: 06/27/2006
     
    In the third novel of this bestselling series, London investigator Maisie Dobbs faces grave danger as she ...

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