Book List in Order:23 titles

  • For its British population, the India that swelters in the late spring of 1857 is a place of amateur theatricals, horseracing, and flirtations under the aegis of the omnipotent East India company. But a brutal awakening lies in store for the complace...


  • Eddie Bosham (aka Charlie Boylan) is in prison on a murder charge. But he's not worried. He's innocent, and, anyway, he has hidden proof of a ghastly scandal that could bring down the monarchy. Taking up his memoirs from where we left him, marooned o...


  • Chris Shovelin is on the move again. Coming out of Mombassa where he has been checking out the unsuspicious death of a millionaire’s son in a scuba accident, he’s made enough money to treat himself to a safari. But Danielle (call me Danny) recrui...


  • Dwarfish Charlie Boylan carries a loaded pistol into the House of Commons. A can of worms waiting to be opened, he was a police spy for nearly forty years. He wants a pension and what he knows will get it! Did he, between Waterloo and Wellington's f...


  • Reformed alcoholic, ageing hippy, victim of a dysfunctional marriage, British private eye Chris Shovelin answers a call for help from the other side of the world. Arriving in San Diego he discovers Jefferson, the friend in need, lying on the floor of...


  • Joseph Bosham, self-styled third Viscount of Bosham, with a half-English Catholic priest for a father and an Italian brothel-keeper in place of a mother, educated in mathematics, music and philosophy but with a gift for narrative and a natural bent f...



  • Four trainloads of assorted ammunition have gone missing somewhere deep in the woods between Germany and Russia, and gutsy eco-cop Renata Fechter is going to track them down. And there are plenty of folk willing to lend a hand with the search for one...


  • In 1066, a ‘jumped-up little Norman and his bunch of psychopaths’ cross the water and alter the course of English history. Three years later and Walt, King Harold's only surviving bodyguard, is still emotionally and physically scarred by the loss...






  • Renata Fechter is a strong woman in a man's world. She heads up the Eco-Cops, a post she's been given to keep her quiet and out of the way. But when the Burghaven case turns out to be a lot nastier than anyone ever imagined, she swings into action. F...


  • When Arnold Cartwright is recruited by a company working in commercial aircraft control, it soon becomes clear to him that his job is not as innocent as it seems, and that his true employer is the Iraqi government. A post-Cold War thriller by the aut...



  • Esther Carter, the beautiful and vibrant wife of an agricultural economist, faces danger and greed in the jungles of Central America when an international corporation mounts a covert operation to destroy a new product...


  • Called in to verify tapes rumored to contain scandalous revelations about Argentina's links with the Nazis, Argentinian expert and anti-Fascist Robert Fairrie finds himself trapped in a conspiracy with only four days to prove the tapes genuine...



  • Sir Richard Austen, one of England's foremost archaeologists, fears that his past, as a Russian spy during World War II, may be revealed....


  • Stated First American Edition. A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. Soiling to the edges of the book's upper page block. Rubs to the jacket's spine tips and corners. Dust soiling to the rear panel. Review copy with publisher's slip laid in....



  • Azure-winged magpies are beautiful and rare. Disturbed by a pair of them on a Spanish hill-side near the Portuguese frontier, Colin Shedfield and his beautiful young mistress follow the flight of the birds across a valley and discover four men diggin...





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    Motoring with his family in France, Thomas Somers is struck with an unsettling thought—by the end of the holiday he will be older than his father was when he died. His dreams take him to one of Wellington's battlefields, where he comes to terms wit...