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Highland Untruths

Advantages: A decent plot
Disadvantages: Some gripes about repetition

Hamish Macbeth is still enjoying the relatively easy life of running the two-man station in remote Lochdubh in the highlands of Scotland. He could maybe do without current side-kick Dick Fraser's eternal presence on site, but has to admit that the man's ...

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Review of Death of a Liar - M. C. Beaton

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Walkers of Dembley - Please Keep on Walking

Advantages: Easy to read
Disadvantages: Too easy to guess the culprit, characters too one dimensional

Agatha has just spent 6 horrid months back in London working in PR. She returns to her beloved Caresly only to be paired up with her neighbour James Lacey to go undercover as man and wife in Dembley to find out who murdered Jessica, a very outspoken teach ...

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Review of Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley - M.C. Beaton

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Death of a Hiker

Advantages: Gentle, unassuming crime fiction
Disadvantages: Won't win any literary prizes

Introduction Whenever I want to read something light-hearted, M C Beaton's books usually hit the spot. Beaton's work is of the traditional 'cozy' genre of crime fiction - a term apparently coined in the 1950s to describe mysteries, usually set in quiet c ...

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Review of Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley - M.C. Beaton

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A buried body in the crops!

Advantages: Humerous and a original main character.
Disadvantages: James Lacey...

Agatha Raisin and the walkers of Dembley by M.C. Beaton Adult crime fiction. 207 pages. Agatha Raisin is a middle aged ex-PR assistant who has moved out of London to live in the cotswolds. People keep on dropping dead though! With her amateur detecti ...

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Review of Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley - M.C. Beaton

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The hunt is on!

Advantages: A really interesting and engaging read.
Disadvantages: None.

If ever there was a real-life James Bond villain, Pablo Escobar was it. 10 times better than any fictional crime story. UNCUT After watching Seasons 1 and 2 of Narcos on Netflix this spurred me onto learning more about the drug lord Pablo Escobar ...

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Review of Killing Pablo - Mark Bowden

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