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Cradle to Grave A Detective Kay Hunter murder mystery

Cradle to Grave A Detective Kay Hunter murder mystery

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/10/2019

When a faceless body is found floating in the river on a summer's morning, Detective Kay Hunter and her team are tasked with finding out the man's identity - and where he came from. The investigation takes a sinister turn when an abandoned boat is found, covered in blood stains and containing a child's belongings. Under mounting pressure from a distraught family and an unforgiving media, the police are in a race against time - but they have no leads, and no motive for the events that have taken place. Will Kay be able to find a ruthless killer and a missing child before it's too late? Cradle to Grave is the eighth book in the Detective Kay Hunter series by USA Today bestselling author Rachel Amphlett, and perfect for fans of Ann Cleeves, Peter James and Stuart MacBride. The Detective Kay Hunter series: 1. Scared to Death 2. Will to Live 3. One to Watch 4. Hell to Pay 5. Call to Arms 6. Gone to Ground 7. Bridge to Burn 8. Cradle to Grave

Cradle to Grave A Detective Kay Hunter murder mystery

Cradle to Grave A Detective Kay Hunter murder mystery

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/10/2019

When a faceless body is found floating in the river on a summer's morning, Detective Kay Hunter and her team are tasked with finding out the man's identity - and where he came from. The investigation takes a sinister turn when an abandoned boat is found, covered in blood stains and containing a child's belongings. Under mounting pressure from a distraught family and an unforgiving media, the police are in a race against time - but they have no leads, and no motive for the events that have taken place. Will Kay be able to find a ruthless killer and a missing child before it's too late? Cradle to Grave is the eighth book in the Detective Kay Hunter series by USA Today bestselling author Rachel Amphlett, and perfect for fans of Ann Cleeves, Peter James and Stuart MacBride. The Detective Kay Hunter series: 1. Scared to Death 2. Will to Live 3. One to Watch 4. Hell to Pay 5. Call to Arms 6. Gone to Ground 7. Bridge to Burn 8. Cradle to Grave

English Assassins books 1-3

English Assassins books 1-3

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/07/2019

What would you do if your past came back to kill you? Read books 1-3 in the English Assassins series in this action-packed omnibus collection! Episode 1: Assassins Hunted Mother. Widow. Spy. Eva Delacourt has been in hiding for three years after her fiancee was assassinated in cold blood outside the British embassy in Prague. She thought she was safe. But someone in the mysterious Section has betrayed her, and now she's on the run for her life, sworn to protect the six-year-old boy she adores. Her enemies are closing in, and the odds are not in Eva's favour. For Eva, the nightmare is just beginning... Episode 2: Assassins Vengeance Spies. The best unreliable narrators that money can buy... Eva and her fractured team are on the run, desperate to find answers and uncover who has betrayed them from within the shadowy government organisation known only as the Section. Evading assassination in Berlin and Prague, Eva has had time to regroup and try to solve the mystery behind the attempts on her life. But her enemies are one step ahead of her, eliminating anything and anyone who stands in their way. Hell hath no fury like a woman who's been shot at and survived... twice Episode 3: Assassins Retribution Who spies on the spies? The net is closing in on Eva and her team, now on the warpath and seeking revenge. Old alliances are tested, new enemies are exposed, and somehow Eva has to stop a madman unleashing a weapon of terrifying consequences upon an unsuspecting population. The clock is ticking... About the English Assassins series: The English Assassins series is a new concept by acclaimed crime thriller author, Rachel Amphlett. Combining fast-paced thrilling reads with episodic delivery in the vein of TV shows 24, Alias, and Spooks, books 1-3 are a must-read for fans of Robert Ludlum, Vince Flynn, and Killing Eve's Luke Jennings. Episode 1: Assassins Hunted Episode 2: Assassins Vengeance Episode 3: Assassins Retribution

English Assassins books 1-3 English Assassins Omnibus large print

English Assassins books 1-3 English Assassins Omnibus large print

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/07/2019

What would you do if your past came back to kill you? Read books 1-3 in the English Assassins series in this action-packed omnibus collection! Episode 1: Assassins Hunted Mother. Widow. Spy. Eva Delacourt has been in hiding for three years after her fiancee was assassinated in cold blood outside the British embassy in Prague. She thought she was safe. But someone in the mysterious Section has betrayed her, and now she's on the run for her life, sworn to protect the six-year-old boy she adores. Her enemies are closing in, and the odds are not in Eva's favour. For Eva, the nightmare is just beginning... Episode 2: Assassins Vengeance Spies. The best unreliable narrators that money can buy... Eva and her fractured team are on the run, desperate to find answers and uncover who has betrayed them from within the shadowy government organisation known only as the Section. Evading assassination in Berlin and Prague, Eva has had time to regroup and try to solve the mystery behind the attempts on her life. But her enemies are one step ahead of her, eliminating anything and anyone who stands in their way. Hell hath no fury like a woman who's been shot at and survived... twice Episode 3: Assassins Retribution Who spies on the spies? The net is closing in on Eva and her team, now on the warpath and seeking revenge. Old alliances are tested, new enemies are exposed, and somehow Eva has to stop a madman unleashing a weapon of terrifying consequences upon an unsuspecting population. The clock is ticking... About the English Assassins series The English Assassins series is a new concept by acclaimed crime thriller author, Rachel Amphlett. Combining fast-paced thrilling reads with episodic delivery in the vein of TV shows 24, Alias, and Spooks, books 1-3 are a must-read for fans of Robert Ludlum, Vince Flynn, and Killing Eve's Luke Jennings. The English Assassins series book 1-3 collection is also available as a paperback and large print omnibus. Episode 1: Assassins Hunted Episode 2: Assassins Vengeance Episode 3: Assassins Retribution

The Friend Who Lied A gripping psychological thriller

The Friend Who Lied A gripping psychological thriller

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/06/2019

What she doesn't know might kill her... Lisa Ashton receives a last-minute reprieve from death two weeks before her birthday. Regaining consciousness, she is horrified to learn one of her friends has been killed - and saved her life. As she recovers, she uncovers a trail of carefully guarded reputations, disturbing rumours, and lies. Soon, Lisa begins to wonder if one of her friends is hiding a terrible secret. Because five of them entered the escape room that day, and only four got out alive. And someone is determined to cover their tracks before she can find out the truth. Can Lisa find the killer before someone else dies?

Bridge to Burn A Detective Kay Hunter murder mystery

Bridge to Burn A Detective Kay Hunter murder mystery

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/01/2019

When a mummified body is discovered in a renovated building, the gruesome discovery leads Detective Kay Hunter and her team into a complex murder investigation. The subsequent police inquiry exposes corruption, lies and organised crime within the tight-knit community - and Kay's determination to seek justice for the young murder victim could ruin the reputations of men who will do anything to protect their business interests. But as Kay closes in on the killer, tragedy strikes closer to home in an event that will send a shockwave through her personal life and make her question everything she values. Can Kay keep her private and professional life under control while she tries to unravel one of the strangest murder cases of her career? Have you discovered the Kay Hunter British detective murder mysteries yet? 1. SCARED TO DEATH 2. WILL TO LIVE 3. ONE TO WATCH 4. HELL TO PAY 5. CALL TO ARMS 6. GONE TO GROUND 7. BRIDGE TO BURN

Bridge to Burn A Detective Kay Hunter murder mystery

Bridge to Burn A Detective Kay Hunter murder mystery

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/01/2019

The subsequent police inquiry exposes corruption, lies and organised crime within the tight-knit community - and Kay's determination to seek justice for the young murder victim could ruin the reputations of men who will do anything to protect their business interests. But as Kay closes in on the killer, tragedy strikes closer to home in an event that will send a shockwave through her personal life and make her question everything she values. Can Kay keep her private and professional life under control while she tries to unravel one of the strangest murder cases of her career? Have you discovered the Kay Hunter British detective murder mysteries yet? 1. SCARED TO DEATH 2. WILL TO LIVE 3. ONE TO WATCH 4. HELL TO PAY 5. CALL TO ARMS 6. GONE TO GROUND 7. BRIDGE TO BURN

One to Watch

One to Watch

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/08/2018

Sophie Whittaker shared a terrifying secret. Hours later, she was dead. Detective Kay Hunter and her colleagues are shocked by the vicious murder of a teenage girl at a private party in the Kentish countryside. A tangled web of dark secrets is exposed as twisted motives point to a history of greed and corruption within the tight-knit community. Confronted by a growing number of suspects and her own enemies who are waging a vendetta against her, Kay makes a shocking discovery that will make her question her trust in everyone she knows. One to Watch is a gripping murder mystery thriller, and the third in the Detective Kay Hunter series: 1. SCARED TO DEATH 2. WILL TO LIVE 3. ONE TO WATCH 4. HELL TO PAY 5. CALL TO ARMS 6. GONE TO GROUND A page-turning whodunitfor fans of Jeffery Deaver, Peter James, David Baldacci and James Patterson.

Gone to Ground

Gone to Ground

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/08/2018

While attending a crime scene on the outskirts of Maidstone, DI Kay Hunter makes a shocking discovery. The victim has been brutally cut to pieces, his identity unknown. When more body parts start turning up in the Kentish countryside, Kay realises the disturbing truth - a serial killer is at large and must be stopped at all costs. With no motive for the murders and a killer who has gone undetected until now, Kay and her team of detectives must work fast to calm a terrified local population and a scornful media. When a third victim is found, her investigation grows even more complicated. As she begins to expose a dark underbelly to the county town, Kay and her team are pulled into a web of jealousy and intrigue that, if left unchecked, will soon claim another life. Gone to Groundis a gripping serial killer thriller full of page-turning suspense, and the sixth book in the Detective Kay HunterBritish detective series: 1. Scared to Death 2. Will to Live 3. One to Watch 4. Hell to Pay 5. Call to Arms 6. Gone to Ground

Look Closer

Look Closer

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/08/2018

How far would you go to protect a secret? How far would you go to expose a lie? Will Fletcher seems to have it all - perfect job, perfect life. Then in one act of extreme violence, his world turns upside down. A bungled assassination attempt on a London street uncovers a disturbing conspiracy fuelled by organised crime and political ambition. Now, Will finds himself on the run, pursued by a dangerous enemy who will stop at nothing to protect his employer's past. With the killer closing in on him, Will is running out of time to deliver his own version of vigilante justice and expose the corruption. As the web of lies and deceit unravels, Will knows the answer's out there. All he has to do is look closer. Everyone has secrets. Everyone lies. Look Closer is a gripping fast paced crime thriller from the creator of the Detective Kay Hunter series

Three Lives Down

Three Lives Down

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/07/2018

Dan Taylor survives two attempts on his life, and discovers the rest of his team missing. Now a terrorist group has stolen a radioactive isotope from a top secret government project. With the Prime Minister determined to re-negotiate the country's place in the European Union, and deals being struck behind closed doors, Dan stumbles across a plot that will shake the country to its core. Can Dan stay on the run long enough to prevent a nuclear disaster on British soil? If his mission fails, his enemies will overthrow the British government, and Dan will be a wanted man. If he wants to succeed, he'll have to sacrifice everything. Three Lives Down is the third book in an action-packed adventure thriller series that fans of Vince Flynn, Robert Ludlum and the Lee Child Jack Reacher series are calling a blast! The Dan Taylor spy novel series: White Gold Under Fire Three Lives Down Behind the Wire

White Gold

White Gold

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/07/2018

A haunted man. A murdered friend. A deadly enemy. Dan Taylor's career as a bomb disposal expert in the British Army ended when an IED killed three of his team and left him scarred for life. Years later, and on the brink of self-destruction, Dan struggles to cope with the nightmares that haunt him. Until the day an estranged friend leaves a voicemail message for him, moments before he is assassinated in cold blood. Plunged into a global conspiracy, Dan must unravel the research notes that Peter Edgewater left behind to locate an explosive device that is being smuggled towards London by a secretive organisation hell-bent on protecting its assets - and time is running out. White Gold is the first book in an action-packed adventure thriller series that fans of Vince Flynn, Robert Ludlum and the Lee Child Jack Reacher series are calling a blast! The Dan Taylor spy novel series: White Gold Under Fire Three Lives Down Behind the Wire

Scared to Death

Scared to Death

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/07/2018

A serial killer murdering for kicks. A detective seeking revenge. When the body of a snatched schoolgirl is found in an abandoned biosciences building, the case is first treated as a kidnapping gone wrong. But Detective Kay Hunter isn't convinced, especially when a man is found dead with the ransom money still in his possession. When a second schoolgirl is taken, Kay's worst fears are realised. With her career in jeopardy and desperate to conceal a disturbing secret, Kay's hunt for the killer becomes a race against time before he claims another life. For the killer, the game has only just begun... Scared to Death is a gripping fast paced crime thriller from author Rachel Amphlett, in a new series introducing Kay Hunter - a detective with a hidden past and an uncertain future... The Detective Kay Hunter series: 1. SCARED TO DEATH 2. WILL TO LIVE 3. ONE TO WATCH 4. HELL TO PAY 5. CALL TO ARMS 6. GONE TO GROUND

English Spy Mysteries Series 1

English Spy Mysteries Series 1

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/07/2018

Mother. Widow. Spy. Eva Delacourt has been in hiding for three years after her fianc was assassinated in cold blood outside the British embassy in Prague. She thought she was safe. But someone in the mysterious Section has betrayed her, and now she's on the run for her life, sworn to protect the six year old boy she adores. Her enemies are closing in, and the odds are notin Eva's favour. For Eva, the nightmare is just beginning... The English Spy Mysteriesis a new concept by crime fiction author, Rachel Amphlett. Combining fast-paced thrilling reads with episodic delivery in the vein of TV shows 24, Alias, and Spooks, series one is a must-read for fans of Robert Ludlum, Vince Flynn, and James Patterson. Episode 1 - Assassins Hunted Episode 2 - Assassins Vengeance Episode 3 - Assassins Retribution

Will to Live

Will to Live

Author: Rachel Amphlett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/07/2018

Reputation is everything. When a packed commuter train runs over a body on a stretch of track known to locals as 'Suicide Mile', it soon transpires that the man was a victim of a calculated murder. As the investigation evolves and a pattern of murders is uncovered, Detective Sergeant Kay Hunter realises the railway's recent reputation may be the work of a brutal serial killer. With a backlog of cold cases to investigate and attempting to uncover who is behind a professional vendetta against her, Kay must keep one step ahead of both the killer and her own adversaries. When a second murder takes place within a week of the first, she realises the killer's timetable has changed, and she's running out of time to stop him... Will to Liveis the second book in a new crime thriller series featuring Kay Hunter - a detective with a hidden past and an uncertain future...

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