Book List in Order: 34 titles


  • Tyburn, 1625. A young woman hanged as a witch. A doctor plagued by nightmares.Wracked by guilt, Robert Winter struggles with the notion that a witch may have been wrongly accused. But if that is so, what can he do about it?When strange things begin t...



  • When someone starts killing fashion models, Rosie Robson finds herself in the firing line.Newcastle, 1955. When a young model is murdered, the woman’s bereaved family ask singer and amateur sleuth Rosie Robson to investigate. But before she can...



  • A murder victim, a deserted airfield, a sinister project. Can Terry untangle the mystery before someone else dies?Asked to investigate the death of a building contractor, taxi-driver and amateur sleuth Terry Bell thinks the dead man’s widow may...



  • Introducing a new thriller series set in Inverness.Relic Black takes things that don’t belong to him—credit cards, golf clubs, toothbrushes. But when a hitman mistakes him for someone else, Relic lands himself in a difficult situation. Wi...



  • When a familiar leggy blonde slides onto the back seat of his cab with the offer of work, taxi-driver and amateur sleuth Terry Bell isn’t keen. However, compared to the tedium of driving a cab all day, the lure of another mystery is too strong ...



  • Introducing a brand new murder mystery series set on Tyneside.Newcastle, 1955. A death in the family brings nightclub singer Rosie Robson home to Newcastle, but her planned return to London hits a snag after she agrees to perform with her old band. L...



  • A mysterious book. A creepy kidnapping. A ghostly pirate on the loose.Researching ideas for a pirate story, 12-year-old Jeff and his pal Suzi uncover a mysterious book that reveals weirdly moving images of a scary pirate captain. After an old movie a...



  • When consumptive Doctor Edward Armstrong turns up at Baker Street with an invitation to visit a mysterious island, Sherlock Holmes smells a rat. Sounding deviously similar to the plot of a recent novel by celebrated lady author Mrs Christie, Holmes d...



  • When taxi driver and amateur sleuth Terry takes on a new client, he doesn’t expect her to turn up dead. With echoes of his recent past coming back to haunt him, can he work out what’s going on before someone else gets killed?‘Charis...







  • Intrepid investigators Holmes and Watson continue their fight against crime in a not quite Post-Victorian, steampunk parallel universe.In three more adventures, the tenacious twosome encounter an ocean-going iceberg, an American werewolf and a gigant...




  • Intrepid investigators Holmes and Watson continue their fight against crime in a not quite Post-Victorian, steampunk parallel universe.In three more adventures, the intrepid duo tackle a ghostly locomotive, journey to Dartmoor in search of a gigantic...



  • A murder in Nightmare Alley. A missing boy. A demon on the loose.On the hunt for the elusive Jimmy Brick, 12-year-old Jeff and his pal Suzi find more than they bargained for at Harry McSpawn's pool hall. But it's a mysterious business card that gets ...



  • Introducing a brand new murder mystery series set on England's northeast coast. When taxi driver Frank is found dead on his dining room table, ex-cabbie Terry Bell assumes his old friend died of a heart attack. But when Terry's former boss also turns...



  • Holmes and Watson continue their fight against crime in a not quite Post-Victorian, steampunk parallel universe.In three new adventures, the intrepid duo team up with Richard Hannay to do battle with Moriarty in Edinburgh's subterranean passageways,...



  • There's a new trade in the city - one that deals in children.On a cold November morning in 1890's Edinburgh, Christie McKinnon and her pal Donal discover a young boy is missing from home. And he's not the only one - someone is stealing children and t...



  • In a not quite Post-Victorian, steampunk parallel universe, Holmes and Watson continue their fight against crime.Based on the infamous Blog of the same name, this indecorous take on the Holmes and Watson stories pitch the detecting duo into Whitechap...



  • Relic Black takes things that don't belong to him - credit cards, bank accounts, toothbrushes. But when he steals someone's identify, he inadvertently adds himself to a list - a list of people who are going to die. Window Man puts on his best smile a...



  • Colin Garrow's new collection of stories hint at the darker side of life: a dead wife comes back from the grave, a sinister agency demands a lot from its workers, an unhappy lover yearns for a way out and a cleaner finds her employers have disappeare...







  • London, 1630. Felch is back, and this time he's determined to get what he wants. But Tom and his friends have other things on their minds - when one of Deacon's maps is stolen, the ancient and mysterious library of Dr Dee seems to be the one place th...



  • 1969. In a town where nothing happens, a gang of kids uncover a kidnapping plot. In the days following the excitement of the moon landings, a group of criminals plan to kidnap the son of a Government rocket engineer - but they don’t expect a gang o...



  • He thinks that when he walks, his own feet propel the earth: that his movements keep the world going round. Literally. Each stride supplies the momentum for another motion forward, the ground shifting backwards beneath him, away into the distance. Ex...



  • Edinburgh, 1897. Blood on the table, murder in the hall.Eleven-year-old Christie McKinnon is not happy - the editor of ‘McMurdo’s Weekly’ has once again turned down her story. But this time, Christie determines not to give up - taking a chance,...



  • London, 1630. A boy searching for his father. A villain stealing books.Forced to work for the dubious Savidge, eleven-year-old Tom Fennel is desperate to find his missing father. Distrustful of what he's heard, he's sure Savidge is involved. Meanwhil...




    • / Mystery
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    It was a classic pea-souper, thick with the stink of the Tyne and as sticky as an athlete's armpit. I wanted to go home, relax, tune into Channel 69 and open a beer, but something caught my eye through the gloom. Ordinarily, I'd have told Pussy Hidea...



    • / Historical
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    In 1890s Edinburgh, Inspector Angus Robertson has a problem: Sir Charles Foggarty wants him to investigate a murder, but the wealthy landowner's story about a mysterious dead woman is missing one vital ingredient - a body....



    • / Science Fiction
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    • / Horror
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    • / General Fiction
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    Tired of his day job, young Stevie joins the crew of a fishing trawler - but life at sea isn't as romantic as he expects:It was November and it was cold, and I wasn’t getting along very well with the skipper. We’d only been away from port...



    • / Fantasy
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    • / Science Fiction
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Complete Series List in Order

Black Witch Saga

1) Black Witch Moon (Apr-2021)

The Christie McKinnon Adventures

1) The Hounds of Hellerby Hall (Aug-2015)
2) The House That Wasn't There (May-2016)

The Maps of Time

1) The Architect's Apprentice (Jul-2015)
2) Mortlake (Dec-2015)

A Relic Black Thriller

1) Terminal Black (Jun-2020)

A Rosie Robson Murder Mystery

1) Blood on the Tyne: Body Parts (Feb-2020)
2) Blood on the Tyne: Head Shots (Nov-2020)

Skeleton Cove Horror

1) The Demon of Devilgate Drive (Apr-2017)
2) The Curse of Calico Jack (Dec-2019)

A Terry Bell Mystery

1) Death on a Dirty Afternoon (Nov-2016)
2) A Long Cool Glass of Murder (Aug-2019)
3) The Jansson Tapes (May-2020)
4) Six Feet Under (Oct-2020)

The Watson Letters

1) Something Wicker This Way Comes (Mar-2016)
2) Not the 39 Steps (Jul-2016)
3) Curse of the Baskervilles (Sep-2017)
4) Revenge of the Hooded Claw (Dec-2018)
5) Murder on Mystery Island (Oct-2019)