Cora Harrison - Author

About the Author

Cora Harrison is the author of the acclaimed Burren Mysteries (Pan), as well as the historical thriller A Shameful Murder (Severn House, 2015). She has written numerous children's books, including the bestselling I Was Jane Austen's Best Friend (Macmillan, 2010).

 

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Beyond Absolution

Beyond Absolution

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/09/2018

An Unjust Judge

An Unjust Judge

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 27/04/2018

Death of a Novice

Death of a Novice

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/03/2018

A Gruesome Discovery A mystery set in 1920s Ireland

A Gruesome Discovery A mystery set in 1920s Ireland

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/11/2017

Verdict of the Court

Verdict of the Court

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 30/11/2017

An Unjust Judge

An Unjust Judge

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Hardback Release Date: 31/10/2017

Beyond Absolution

Beyond Absolution

Author: Cora Harrison Format: eBook Release Date: 01/08/2017

Reverend Mother Aquinas must discover who murdered a much-loved priest in the third of this compelling new Irish historical mystery series.Ireland. 1925. Pierced through to the brain, the dead body of the priest was found wedged into the small, dark confessional cubicle. Loved by all, Father Dominic had lent a listening ear to sinners of all kinds: gunmen and policemen; prostitutes and nuns; prosperous businessmen and petty swindlers; tradesmen and thieves. But who knelt behind the metal grid and inserted a deadly weapon into that listening ear?The Reverend Mother Aquinas can do nothing for Father Dominic, but for the sake of his brother, her old friend Father Lawrence, she is determined to find out who killed him, and why.

Beyond Absolution A Mystery Set in 1920s Ireland

Beyond Absolution A Mystery Set in 1920s Ireland

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/04/2017

An Unjust Judge A Mystery Set in 16th Century Ireland

An Unjust Judge A Mystery Set in 16th Century Ireland

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/11/2016

Shameful Murder A Mystery Set in 1920's Ireland

Shameful Murder A Mystery Set in 1920's Ireland

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Hardback Release Date: 23/03/2016

A Shameful Murder A mystery set in 1920's Ireland

A Shameful Murder A mystery set in 1920's Ireland

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/05/2015

Cross of Vengeance

Cross of Vengeance

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 05/06/2014

Debutantes: In Love

Debutantes: In Love

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/08/2013

It's 1924. Leaving their beloved Beech Grove Manor to go to London for the season, Poppy and Daisy Derrington know that they must shine as debutantes. Since a girl cannot inherit her father's estate, the sisters have to marry well or face being left penniless. But it's not money or marriage that interests them. It's music, cinema, literature, fashion, parties, love - everything that is shiny and new. Trapped by the dusty traditions of their class, Daisy and Poppy must choose between family duty and the bright lights of the roaring twenties . . .

Death in the Devil's Den

Death in the Devil's Den

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 29/06/2012

THE ROMAN MYSTERIES meets Sherlock Holmes! Alfie and his gang are on a dangerous mission. Spying on a Russian secret agent, they must be quick, clever and totally invisible. It's a thrilling game, until the Russian is found murdered, and Alfie faces the greatest threat of his life . . . The sixth exciting adventure in the LONDON MURDER MYSTERIES series

Jane Austen Stole My Boyfriend

Jane Austen Stole My Boyfriend

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/02/2012

Jane wants to meet a hero worthy of her extraordinary imagination: a gentleman who is dashing and daring and handsome and brave; who can dance like a viscount and duel like a king. Jane and Jenny are whiling away the season in Bath and there are plenty of dances, rumours and scandals to entertain them. But a good reputation, once lost, is gone forever; and Jane is in danger of becoming the talk of the town for all the wrong reasons

Death of a Chimney Sweep

Death of a Chimney Sweep

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 27/07/2011

THE ROMAN MYSTERIES meets Sherlock Holmes! Alfie knows who it is the moment he sees the body under the gas lamp. Joe the chimney sweep. No one else seems to care about the death of a poor boy, but Alfie has reason to believe that Joe was murdered. So he and his gang will risk their lives on the rooftops of London and brave the dark, dangerous world of the chimney sweeps, until they uncover the deadly truth. The fourth exciting adventure in the LONDON MURDER MYSTERIES series

Murder on Stage

Murder on Stage

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 20/12/2010

THE ROMAN MYSTERIES meets Sherlock Holmes! A scream rings out through the theatre. The man on stage is dead! Who killed him? Alfie has a few suspects in his sights. But when the spotlight turns on Alfie himself, the search for the murderer becomes a fight for his own survival. He and his gang must pick their way through a deadly web of revenge, jealousy and greed to unmask the true villain. The third exciting adventure in the LONDON MURDER MYSTERIES series.

The Deadly Fire

The Deadly Fire

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 27/07/2010

THE ROMAN MYSTERIES meets Sherlock Holmes! Alfie has decided to learn to read at St Giles Ragged School. But the school is set on fire and idealistic teacher Mr Elmore perishes in the flames. Alfie and his gang are certain that this was no accident and are determined to find the murderer. Together, they must sift clues and shadow suspects through the mean streets of Victorian London which they know so well - until the shocking truth is revealed. The second exciting adventure in the LONDON MURDER MYSTERY series.

The Montgomery Murder

The Montgomery Murder

Author: Cora Harrison Format: Paperback Release Date: 22/02/2010

THE ROMAN MYSTERIES meets Sherlock Holmes! In the mean streets of Victorian London lies the body of wealthy Mr Montgomery. The police must move fast to catch his killer. They need an insider, someone streetwise, cunning, bold . . . someone like Alfie. When Inspector Denham makes him an offer he can't refuse, it's up to Alfie and his gang to sift clues, shadow suspects and negotiate a sinister world of double-dealing and danger - until the shocking truth is revealed. The first action-packed adventure in THE LONDON MURDER MYSTERIES series.

Sting of Justice

Sting of Justice

Author: Cora Harrison Format: eBook Release Date: 24/11/2009

"e;Once again, Cora Harrison brings sixteenth-century Ireland beautifully to life and her Brehon detective, Mara, is a fantastic protagonist-an absolute one-off and yet refreshingly real."e; -The Historical Novel Society on A Secret and Unlawful Killing (Editors' Choice)The year is 1509 and autumn has come to the Burren in western Ireland. It's a time of harvest and preparation for the winter to come-the end of summer and, for some, the end of life. When Mara attends the funeral of a local priest of the Burren, the last thing she expects to discover is another corpse on the church steps-a man stung to death by bees. Sorley, the silversmith, was a greedy and distrusted man: there would be no shortage of people who wanted him dead. But who really stood to profit from his murder? As Mara investigates, she must use all her cunning and prowess as a judge to bring the sting of justice to a killer with a hate-filled heart and a murderous mind.

Dha Chorp

Dha Chorp

Author: Cora Harrison Format: eBook Release Date: 01/01/2006

TOGALAITHE is iad ag obair ar shiopa Ui Raghallaigh, tagann siad ar dha chorp faoi chlair urlair an tseansiopa. An chuma ar an sceal go bhfuil siad ann le fada. Dunmharu?Ms ea, c a rinne - n cathain?T mistir mhr le riteach agus t roinnt dalta scoile thar a bheith ssta an scal a fhiosr An tionscadal is dshlna fs acu!

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