Edward Marston

Timetable of Death

By Edward Marston - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

When the body of Vivian Quayle is discovered in an open grave in the Spondon village church, everyone is shocked. As he was ...Read Review

Shadow of the Hangman

By Edward Marston - Published 2015

Genres:

AdventureMystery/Crime

London, 1815. The Napoleonic wars are over but Britain, although victorious, is reeling from civil unrest. The Home Secretary, Lord Sidmouth, has much on ...Read Review

Deeds of Darkness

By Edward Marston - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Deeds of Darkness is the fifth novel in the Home Front series by Edward Marston, and continues the detecting journey of Detective Inspector ...Read Review

A Ticket to Oblivion

By Edward Marston - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

1858. Inspector Colbeck’s latest case involves the disappearance of a young lady, Imogen Burnhope, and her maid, travelling on a non-stop train to ...Read Review

Five Dead Canaries

By Edward Marston - Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

1916. In the third of Marston’s Home Front Detective series, six young female ‘canaries’ from a munitions factory supplying the Western Front are ...Read Review

Peril on the Royal Train

By Edward Marston - Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Scotland, 1858. Inspector Colbeck and Sergeant Leeming are back on their tenth case. A goods train has been deliberately derailed by unknown perpetrators, leaving ...Read Review

The Stationmaster’s Farewell

By Edward Marston - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

If you like a Victorian detective whodunit set in a railway background, largely around Exeter (UK) St David’s GWR train station, then ...Read Review

Instrument of Slaughter

By Edward Marston - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In the bleak winter of 1916, war takes its increasing toll of young servicemen in France. For some Londoners, the enemy across the Channel ...Read Review

The Queen’s Head

By Edward Marston - Published 1988Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This paperback is a reissue of the first of the Bracewell Elizabethan mysteries originally published in 1988. Nicholas Bracewell is an ex-sailor who circumnavigated ...Read Review

The Merry Devils

By Edward Marston - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Legend has it that once, during a performance of Marlowe’s Doctor Faustus, a real devil appeared onstage, to the terror of players ...Read Review