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Lesley Thomson - Author

Lesley Thomson was born in 1958 and grew up in London. She went to Holland Park Comprehensive and the Universities of Brighton and Sussex. Her first novel, A Kind of Vanishing, won the People's Book Prize in 2010. Her second novel, The Detective's Daughter, was published in 2013 and sold over 300,000 copies.

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The Detective's Secret by Lesley Thomson
The Detective's Secret
Lesley Thomson
With hints of the supernatural and several sneaky red herrings laid in your path to trip you up, this sinister and murderous tale gradually creeps under your skin. ‘The Detective’s Secret’ is the third in this series, although you can...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/10/2015
The Detective's Secret by Lesley Thomson
Reader Reviewed The Detective's Secret
Lesley Thomson
April 2015 eBook of the Month. With hints of the supernatural and several sneaky red herrings laid in your path to trip you up, this sinister and murderous tale gradually creeps under...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/04/2015
Ghost Girl by Lesley Thomson
Ghost Girl
Lesley Thomson
The Detective’s Daughter introduced us to Stella Darnell who, upon the death of her father, opens one of his dusty old files and so takes on a ‘cold case’. Now, in book two, she does the same. This too is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/04/2014
The Detective's Daughter by Lesley Thomson
The Detective's Daughter
Lesley Thomson
A tense, evocative thriller set on the freezing banks of the Thames. A woman reconnects with her dead father by solving the murder case that obsessed him in life.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2014

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