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Crime Fiction

This collection includes stories involving the official police, private eyes, amateur detectives, courtroom dramas, and spies. Also included are reference, bibliographical and biographical works on crime fiction.

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Conscience makes heroes

Conscience makes heroes

Abrahams, Gerald
Eyre & Spottiswoode
1945
A judge is found dead after he is threatened in court by a conscientious objector.
£10.00
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Clerkenwell tales

The Clerkenwell tales

Ackroyd, Peter
Chatto & Windus
2003
A medieaval murder mystery involving a plot against Richard II.
£5.00
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Admiralty murders

The Admiralty murders

Adam, Michael
Sentinel Publications (London) Limited
1947
Sir Hamilton Rodney, Admiral of the Fleet is found stabbed in his office in the Admiralty.
£12.00
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nasty dose of death

A nasty dose of death

Adam, Paul
Crime Club
1994
A journalist runs up against MI6 in a murder enquiry. The second in the Mike McLean series.
£15.00
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greenway

The greenway

Adams, Jane
Macmillan
1995
A child goes missing at the scene of an unsolved abduction which took place twenty years ago. The first book in the Mike Croft series.
£15.00
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Angel eyes

Angel eyes

Adams, Jane
Macmillan
2002
A retired policeman investigates a drug dealer nicknamed Angel Eyes. The third in the Ray Flowers series.
£5.00
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Crime at Christmas: a seasonal box of murderous delights

Crime at Christmas: a seasonal box of murderous delights

Adrian, Jack
Equation
1988
An anthology of eighteen short stories, including two Sherlockian pastiches.
£5.00
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Little Knell

Little Knell

Aird, Catherine
Macmillan
2000
A young woman's body is found inside an Egyptian coffin acquired by a museum. The eighteenth book in the Inspector Sloan series.
£9.00
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Turkish gambit

Turkish gambit

Akunin, Boris
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2004
Erast Fandorin is a reluctant detective when he flees to the Turko-Russian front to forget. The third book in the Erast Fandorin series.
£7.00
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Pelagia and the white bulldog

Pelagia and the white bulldog

Akunin, Boris
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2006
Sister Pelagia is summoned by the Bishop of Zavolzhsk to investigate the poisoning of a bulldog. The first book in the Sister Pelagia series.
£6.00
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Pelagia and the black monk

Pelagia and the black monk

Akunin, Boris
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2007
Sister Pelagia is sent to investigate a mysterious figure at the monastery of New Arafat. The second book in the Sister Pelagia series.
£5.00
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He lover of death: the further adventures of Erast Fandorin

He lover of death: the further adventures of Erast Fandorin

Akunin, Boris
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2010
Fandorin and Masa must unweave a web of narcotics, false identities and organised crime. The ninth in the Erast Fandorin series.
£5.00
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Murder at midnight

Murder at midnight

Allan, Luke
Arrowsmith
1930
An amateur burglar comes across a corpse during his break-in.
£10.00
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man who chose death

The man who chose death

Allen, Eric
Transworld Publishers Ltd.
1960
An industrial designer gets caught up in the theft of a painting from an Italian gallery.
£4.00
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Sweet danger

Sweet danger

Allingham, Margery
Bernhard Tauchnitz
1934
Campion is hired to prove that a small oil-rich principality in the Adriatic belongs to an English aristocratic family. The fifth book in the Albert Campion series.
£6.00
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crime at Black Dudley

The crime at Black Dudley

Allingham, Margery
Penguin Books
1953
George Abershaw visits a mysterious old house on the Suffolk coast. The first book in the Albert Campion series.
£6.00
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Hide my eyes

Hide my eyes

Allingham, Margery
Chatto and Windus
1958
A murder in London's theatre-land is linked to a series of killings: a left-hand glove and a lizard skin letter case are among the clues. The sixteenth book in the Albert Campion series.
£15.00
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case of the late pig

The case of the late pig

Allingham, Margery
Penguin Books
1959
The funeral of a school bully is the prelude to a series of murders. The eighth book in the Albert Campion series.
£6.00
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Coroner's pidgin

Coroner's pidgin

Allingham, Margery
Penguin Books
1960
Albert Campion returns home after the war to be presented with a corpse by Lugg. The twelfth book in the Albert Campion series.
£3.00
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mind readers

The mind readers

Allingham, Margery
Chatto & Windus
1965
A breakthrough in ESP leads to murder. The eighteenth book in the Albert Campion series.
£8.00
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return of Mr Campion: uncollected stories

The return of Mr Campion: uncollected stories

Allingham, Margery Morpurgo, J. E.
Hodder & Stoughton
1989
An anthology of previously uncollected short stories. The twenty-second book in the Albert Campion series.
£8.00
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More work for the undertaker

More work for the undertaker

Allingham, Margery
Penguin Books
1959
Magersfontein's brother-in-law is an undertaker, and he seeks the assistance of his employer regarding an exhumation. The thirteenth book in the Albert Campion series.
£5.00
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Hide my eyes

Hide my eyes

Allingham, Margery
Penguin Books
1961
A murder in London's theatre-land is linked to a series of killings: a left-hand glove and a lizard skin letter case are among the clues. The sixteenth book in the Albert Campion series.
£4.00
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tiger in the smoke

The tiger in the smoke

Allingham, Margery
Penguin Books
1957
Jack Havoc breaks out of jail and causes, well, havoc. The sixteenth book in the Albert Campion series.
£3.00
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