Crook o' Lune

It all began with sheep-stealing. A hateful act among the shepherds of the fells, and yet not a matter of life and death. Then came arson and with the leaping of the flames, death...

The Hawks of Delamere

Hugh d’Avranches, Earl of Chester, is enraged when his hawk is killed by an arrow in the Forest of Delamere. When two poachers are caught, he orders their execution yet neither...

The Green Death

A short story from the British Library Tales of the Weird collection Evil Roots. A dinner party ends with a sudden death and it is up to Major Bob Seymour to get to the bottom of...

Between the Lights

A short story from the British Library Tales of the Weird collection The Outcast and Other Dark Tales by E.F. Benson. It’s Christmas in the Chandler household and as the party...

The Face

A short story from the British Library Tales of the Weird collection The Outcast and Other Dark Tales by E.F. Benson. Hester Ward is blessed with youth, health, beauty, a husband...

Light in the Garden

A short story from the British Library Tales of the Weird collection The Outcast and Other Dark Tales by E.F. Benson. Set in the remote Yorkshire Valleys, the narrator in this...

The Rabbit Factor

What makes life perfect? Insurance mathematician Henri Koskinen knows the answer because he calculates everything down to the last decimal. And then, Henri is faced with the...

The Art of the Assassin

Glasgow, 1898. A man is found stabbed to death in a tenement block. Juan Camerón, photographer-cum-sleuth, is drafted in in the hope he can bring to light what the eye may...

Abracadaver

"Fine picture of period vice, good mystery plotting, and fun." —San Francisco ChronicleA sadistic practical joker is haunting the popular music halls of London, interfering with...

Queen of Storms (The Firemane Saga, Book 2)

Book 2 in Raymond E. Feist’s bestselling Firemane Saga!Hatushaly and his young wife Hava are living a good life, working to reopen the burned-out Inn of the Three Stars in the...

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