Frances Brody

Death in the Stars

By Frances Brody - Published 2017Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This ninth Kate Shackleton mystery is set in Leeds, England in 1927. Private investigator Kate is aided by her assistant, ex-policeman Jim Sykes, and ...Read Review

Death at the Seaside

By Frances Brody - Published 2016Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Private investigator Kate Shackleton is in dire need of a holiday, and heads from London to the seaside town of Whitby to rest ...Read Review

A Death in the Dales: A Kate Shackleton Mystery

By Frances Brody - Published 2015Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This, the seventh in Brody’s Kate Shackleton series, offers classic, English-countryside, cozy-mystery enjoyment. Kate, WWI widow and enquiry agent, aims for a ...Read Review

Death of an Avid Reader

By Frances Brody - Published 2014Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This story, the sixth in the Kate Shackleton mystery series, takes place in 1925 Leeds, England. There are actually two mysteries; they may or ...Read Review

Halfpenny Dreams

By Frances Brody - Published 2016

Genres:

Saga

I began this novel thinking that it was going to be a typical romantic saga, but there are several incidents, some poignant and ...Read Review

Sisters on Bread Street

By Frances Brody - Published 2016Published c2003

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Frances Brody takes great care to present a range of telling issues surrounding life in northern England during the Great War, including urban ...Read Review

Murder on a Summer’s Day

By Frances Brody - Published 2013Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The 1920s amateur detective, revived in several recent mystery series, has another winner in WWI widow, Kate Shackleton. Kate, adopted from the slums ...Read Review

A Woman Unknown: A Kate Shackleton Mystery

By Frances Brody - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the fourth in the Kate Shackleton series – herein lies proof that the books do not need to be read in their ...Read Review

Murder in the Afternoon: A Kate Shackleton Mystery

By Frances Brody - Published 2012Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A mysterious woman wakes World War I widow and detective Kate Shackleton in the night. Mary Jane, Kate’s visitor, states her husband ...Read Review

A Medal for Murder: A Kate Shackleton Mystery

By Frances Brody - Published 2010Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Detective Kate Shackleton solves her second murder mystery in this fun, well-plotted mystery set in 1920s Harrogate. An amateur theatre production managed by ...Read Review