Death in the Stocks / Merely Murder
  • Length:
    8 Books
  • First:
    January 1935
  • Latest:
    January 1953
  • Rating:

Series List in Order

Order Book Genre Date Rating
1 Romantic Suspense / RS 4 Buy
2 Romantic Suspense / RS 4.5 Buy
3 Romantic Suspense / RS 4 Buy
4 Romantic Suspense / RS 4 Buy
5 Romantic Suspense / RS 4 Buy
6 Romantic Suspense / RS 3.5 Buy
7 Romantic Suspense / RS 4 Buy
8 Romantic Suspense / RS 4 Buy

Book Descriptions for series: Inspectors Hannasyde & Hemingway


    • / Romantic Suspense
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    Book - 1

    The moonlight shone on the quiet village green when an English bobbie returning from night patrol finds on a man's two motionless feet stuck through the holes of a pair of stocks. He identifies the corpse in evening dress immediately. Wealthy Andrew ...



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    Book - 2

    When Gregory Matthews, patriarch of the Poplars is found dead one morning, imperious Aunt Harriet blames it on the roast duck he ate for supper. After all, she had warned him about his blood pressure. But a post-mortem determines the cause of death a...



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    Book - 3

    One heir after another turns up dead… The sixtieth birthday party of Silas Kane was marred by argument and dissension amongst his family. And then, the morning after the celebrations, Kane is found dead at the foot of a cliff. The theory that Si...



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    Book - 4

    Who would kill the perfect gentleman? When Ernest Fletcher is found bludgeoned to death in his study, everyone is shocked and mystified: Ernest was well liked and respected, so who would have a motive for killing him? Inspectors of Scotland Yard f...



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    Book - 5

    A weekend shooting party gathers together a rich assortment of characters including Wally Carter and his wife Ermyntrude, the precocious schoolgirl Vicky, the quick-witted Mary, Sir William Dering, and Alexis Varasashvil, a Russian prince. Interests ...



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    Book - 6

    'Tis the season-to be dead... Resigned to spending Christmas at Lexham Manor, Mathilda Clare wasn't sure what she dreaded most--the foul temper of Nat Herriard, the filthy-rich old Scrooge who owned the place, or the sweetness-and-light of his bro...



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    Book - 7

    London is the scene for a card party given by a social-climbing hostess. Suddenly, the seemingly civilized game of Duplicate Bridge is interrupted by a double murder, both victims murdered by the same sinister method, strangled with picture wire. The...



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    Book - 8

    It was a hot June evening in the village of Thornden, the Hasells celebrate a tennis party at the Cedars, their mansion. The young Haswell had just motored the lovely Abby Dearham back from social event of the week. Nearly everyone of the village upp...