Book List in Order:10 titles

  • 1923. The Great War is over, but the ghosts of the dead still linger. Agatha Christie was one of the lucky ones - her husband returned from the conflict - and for her, and her local neighbours, life has resumed. Agatha is beginning to gain some notor...


  • The story of Dying to Know centres around a particle collider in Kent, in England. When one of the physicists there is found dead, apparently drowned, D I Berenice Killick is put in charge of the investigation. It is assumed that he killed himself, a...


  • She may wish it otherwise but now that Sister Agnes is, as Father Julius solemnly teases her, a ‘fully paid up’ member of the convent, any thoughts that life might go more smoothly with her final vows taken are soon proved mistaken.Outside the op...


  • Trawling through piles of tatty Victoriana and mawkish lives of the saints in the library at the Order of Bermondsey, Sister Agnes discovers the seventeenth-century Hawker archive, a collection of hand-written journals telling the story of Alice, her...


  • Young, independent and sharply aware of her spiritual weaknesses, Sister Agnes Bourdillon is not the kind of nun who needs a habit and a wimple to express her religious commitment. Approaching her final vows in the order, after six years as a novice,...


  • When an errant golf ball hits Matthias Kavanash in the head, causing a fatal riding accident, Sister Agnes can't help thinking his death is the result of foul play, and another death is enough to convince her that a killer is at work!...


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    Attractive, stylish, not naturally saintly, Agnes Bourdillon isn’t the kind of woman you expect to be a nun. And the expensive girls’ boarding school in West Yorkshire where she’s been sent to teach is hardly a place in which one would expect t...


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    Working in a hostel for the homeless, Sister Agnes had, for a while, felt an unaccustomed contentment with her faith. But when Sam, a sixteen-year-old runaway, is forced to return to her family and then goes missing, Agnes’s hard-won equilibrium va...


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    While investigating the sudden and suspicious death of Gail Sullivan, Sister Agnes meets attractive artist Alexander Jaffe and agrees to sit for him, and the more she gets to know him and his violent tendencies, the more he seems capable of murder...






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    Nuns are supposed to put worldly concerns behind them when they take their vows, but in the past fifteen years, Sister Agnes has not once forgotten Hugo, her abusive ex-husband. Even after having experienced his viciousness and his violence first-han...