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Fear on the Phantom Special —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2020
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"Halloween 1861. A special train with two carriages steams across the Lake District at night on its way to a place notorious for its record of supernatural incidents. Most of those on board have been fortified by alcohol...

A Christmas railway mystery —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2018
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December 1860. Headed for the morning shift at the Swindon Locomotive works is an army of men pouring out of terraced houses built by the GWR, a miniature town and planned community that aims to provide for its employees...

Points of danger —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 4 items

"1861, East Anglia. Alone in a first-class carriage, the Swarbricks are robbed at gunpoint, but when the universally-admired Jarvis Swarbrick fights back, the train robber takes more than money and jewellery, killing the...

Shadow of the hangman —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2015
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In this first instalment of the 'Bow Street Rivals' series a riot breaks out in Dartmoor prison, enabling some American inmates to escape. The twin detectives Peter and Paul Skillen catch wind of a projected assassinatio...

Shadow of the hangman —Marston, Edward, author.
Large Print
2015
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1815. Peter and Paul Skillen are identical twins, fearless thief-takers who rival the Bow Street Runners. When they catch a notorious burglar, they claim a handsome reward and infuriate the Bow Street runners who believe...

Points of danger —Marston, Edward, author.
Large Print
2020
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Unseen hand. —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 2 items

"1917. The Lotus Hotel offers sanctuary for its exclusively female clientele, attracting the cream of London's society. But a dead body found in one of its rooms is hardly good for business, and when it is discovered tha...

The circus train conspiracy —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2017
5 available of 5 items

A ticket to oblivion —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2014
4 available of 4 items

Timetable of death —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2015
2 available of 2 items

1859. St Mary's Church, Spondon. A little girl playing hide-and-seek jumps into a freshly-dug grave to find a dead man already occupying it. It is the body of a senior director of the Midland Railway. Inspector Colbeck a...

Under attack —Marston, Edward, author.
Large Print
2019
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1916: While German Gotha bombers raid London from above, a man's body is fished from the Thames below. The man had been garrotted and his tongue cut out before he was left to his watery grave, and as the killer had taken...

The circus train conspiracy —Marston, Edward, author.
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2018
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Date with the executioner —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2017
1 available of 2 items

"1817. Dawn breaks on a summer's day in Chalk Farm, London, and the scene is set for a duel between a lady's two ardent admirers. Paul Skillen has been teaching Mark Bowerman how to shoot properly, and although he is not...

Signal for vengeance —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2016
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Fugitive from the grave —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2018
5 available of 5 items

The enemy within —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2016
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Pentonville Prison. Wally Hubbard is serving a long sentence for arson. But after befriending and tricking one of the officers, Hubbard makes an audacious escape. Inspector Marmion, the detective who arrested Hubbard, is...

Blood on the line —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2011
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1857. Jeremy Oxley, con-man, thief and murderer, is being escorted on a train to his appointment with the hangman. However, a daring rescue is about to take place and cold-blooded murder is on the cards. It is another pu...

Steps to the gallows —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2016
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A scurrilous newspaper has built up a large following by publishing details of political and sexual scandals. It is remarkably well-informed and has therefore created a whole host of enemies. When the editor is killed an...

Dance of death —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2016
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Inspector Marmion and Sergeant Keedy investigate the murder of Simon Wilder, who was stabbed to death while walking in an alleyway as British fighters thwarted a Zeppelin attack overhead.

Five dead canaries —Marston, Edward, author.
Large Print
2014
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As thousands of Brits are fighting on the front line, a new breed of women emerges to hold the Home Front together. Fiercely independent and fiery-spirited, these women are a group of munition workers. The 'canaries', so...

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