Book List in Order: 9 titles


  • THERE ARE TWO SIDES TO EVERY STORYDo you love gripping mysteries with great characters?Discover best-selling author Chris Collett’s brand new standalone crime thriller.“Collett is a wonderful writer, subtle, clever, strong on atmosphere and chara...



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    Detective Inspector Tom Mariner investigates a suspected arson attack and a missing bridegroom in this latest intriguing mystery. When an elderly man dies in a house fire, the investigating officers are left baffled as to whether the blaze was ac...



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    When a young woman disappears on her way home from work, Detective Inspector Tom Mariner tackles his most challenging investigation yet 18-year-old Grace Clifton vanishes on her way home from work in the center of Birmingham late at night, the cas...



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    rieving the death of his ex-lover Anna Barham, Detective Inspector Tom Mariner has taken two weeks’ leave to recuperate, seeking peace and solitude in a remote corner of Wales. The last thing he imagined was being caught up in a murder investigatio...



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    LUCY JARRETT IS TERRIFIED. She's convinced that somebody is watching her, following her home from work and lurking in shadows. But when she looks, there's nobody there. The phone calls are real enough, even if the caller never speaks, although they n...



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    Just when he is prepared to take a well-earned leave of absence, DI Tom Mariner is called back to the case when six-week-old Jessica Klinnemann is abducted from a local day nursery. What at first appears to be a random kidnapping gradually reveals it...



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    For the first time in his life, DI Tom Mariner's home life is beginning to look settled. There's talk of a move to the country and even kids, and while Anna is doing the talking, for once Mariner isn’t trying to evade commitment. The couple’s qui...



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    Journalist Edward Barham is found dead in his home, a puncture wound testimony to his death by lethal injection. A cryptic note by his side seems to suggest suicide, but Detective Inspector Tom Mariner feels there is something a little too staged abo...



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    When two teenagers go missing on the same day on Mariner's patch, it seems to be nothing more than a coincidence. Yasmin Akram is the talented grammar-school educated daughter of devout Muslim professionals. Ricky Skeet disappears after storming out ...






Complete Series List in Order

A DI Tom Mariner Mystery

1) The Worm in the Bud (Sep-2005)
2) Blood of the Innocents (Apr-2005)
3) Written In Blood (Jun-2006)
4) Blood Money (Dec-2007)
5) Stalked by Shadows (Jul-2010)
6) Blood and Stone (Oct-2013)
7) Dead of Night (Jan-2015)
8) A Good Death (Feb-2017)