MURDER IN THE FAMILY a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - Allotments, or strips of land rented by individuals to grow fruit and vegetables or flowers for flower shows, have always been popular. Beekeepers find them very useful too. A pair of gardening shears thrust brutally into his chest. Meanwhile, hillary’s having a tough time at work. Looking for a brilliant best-selling murder mystery with a feisty female detective? Then meet DI HILLARY GREENE, a policewoman struggling to save her career and catch criminals.

Murder in the family is the fifth in a series of page-turning crime thrillers set in Oxfordshire. To catch this killer, Hillary will need to dig deep into the dark secrets of a small community. But in the tiny hamlet of aston lea, the allotments are a perfect, secret, and sheltered from the world and the roads by towering Hawthorne hedges, set in fields of barley, quiet place to commit murder.

MURDER IN THE FAMILY a gripping crime mystery full of twists - But hillary won’t let distractions get in the way of solving crimes. Dci philip 'mellow' mallow mel appreciates Hillary's first-rate ability to solve her cases, and isn't happy about her harassment by the officers from York. How had billy come into contact with such a vicious killer? Who wanted him dead and why? The investigation reveals that the teenager was not such an innocent young man.

She is a long-standing friend of her immediate superior officer, 'Mellow' Mallow and enjoys a rather enigmatic relationship with the steely Superintendent Marcus Donleavy. One of those books that as you read the last page you want to instantly read the next in the series. Mystery women magazine “Classic murder mystery story with a twist at the end.





MURDER AT HOME a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - Consequently, she knows how the system works, and is fiercely loyal to the force without being blinkered to its faults. A good friend and ally for Hillary in her recent tribulations, he's determined to keep his best investigator focused on the problems at hand. Popular with the rank and file for her no-nonsense attitude and competence.

The old woman was well liked and nothing seems to have been stolen from her home. Di hillary greene is one of my favorite characters. Flo jenkins is found murdered in her armchair, a paperknife sticking out of her chest. Hillary also has to deal with a new colleague who has a terrible temper and a rocky past.

With no forensics, will this be hillary’s first failure to solve a murder case? This is a crime mystery full of well-observed characters, and only a drug-addict nephew as a suspect, no leads, which will have you gripped from start to finish. Murder at home is the sixth in a series of page-turning crime thrillers set in Oxfordshire.

MURDER AT HOME a gripping crime mystery full of twists - Known for his sartorial elegance and laid-back manners, he has a sharp mind, and an eye for the ladies. She's feisty, but fair, and has overcome a lot to get where she is now. Linda strong the detectives di hillary greene an attractive woman in her forties, Hillary Greene is a police officer of many years’ experience, and came up through the ranks.

Why kill a dying woman? This is going to be one of the toughest cases yet for Hillary to solve.





MURDER IN THE VILLAGE a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - Consequently, she knows how the system works, and is fiercely loyal to the force without being blinkered to its faults. It's proximity by train to both london and birmingham make it a very desirable place to live indeed, making it haven for walkers, and both the Oxford canal and the river Cherwell run close to it, boaters and wildlife.

5**” carole “faith Martin is now a favourite to look forward to. Ron the location the picturesque village of lower Heyford, nestles close to the Cotswolds, set in North Oxfordshire's Cherwell Valley, an area of outstanding natural beauty. Murder in the village is the fourth in a series of page-turning crime thrillers set in Oxfordshire.

. Can hillary find the murderer and will she survive a brush with one of Oxford’s most dangerous criminals? This is a crime mystery full of well-observed characters, which will have you gripped from start to finish. A good friend and ally for Hillary in her recent tribulations, he's determined to keep his best investigator focused on the problems at hand.

MURDER IN THE VILLAGE a gripping crime mystery full of twists - His wife’s alibi is full of holes and there’s another woman in the background. And what about his seemingly mild-mannered political rival? DI Hillary Greene tries to get to the bottom of this perplexing murder. What readers are saying about murder in tHE VILLAGE “This is the best book in the series so far.





MURDER IN THE MEADOW a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - Di hillary greene discovers that many wealthy married women were buying his paintings and taking ‘private’ art lesson from him. The handsome young artist had a reputation as a ladies’ man. Seemingly efficient and pleasant, she harbours a secret agenda. Murder in the meadow is the seventh in a series of page-turning crime thrillers set in Oxfordshire.

. Please note this is a revised edition of a book first published as “beside a narrow stream. Di hillary greene series book 1: murder on the oxford canal book 2: murder at the university book 3: murder of the bride book 4: murder in the village book 5: murder in the family book 6: murder at home book 7: murder iN THE MEADOW Books 8-11 coming soon!

MURDER IN THE MEADOW a gripping crime mystery full of twists - What readers are saying about murder in the mEADOW “An excellent mixture of suspense, mixed relationships and a cracking murder mystery to solve. Maggie may “a really gripping mystery with no shortage of suspects. Barbara “reading another book in the DI Hillary Greene series is like meeting up with a beloved friend.

A good friend and ally for Hillary in her recent tribulations, he's determined to keep his best investigator focused on the problems at hand. Hillary also has a new detective sergeant, Gemma Fordham. Dci philip 'mellow' mallow mel appreciates Hillary's first-rate ability to solve her cases, and isn't happy about her harassment by the officers from York.

Wayne sutton is found dead by a stream in a beautiful meadow.





MURDER OF THE BRIDE a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - Perfect for fans of Agatha Christie, Colin Dexter, or Ruth Rendell. Consequently, she knows how the system works, and is fiercely loyal to the force without being blinkered to its faults. Spotted with woodlands, and home to re-introduced soaring red kites, buzzards and other abundant wildlife, meandering narrow country lanes, its thatched cottages and ancient farmhouses could be featured on any number of chocolate boxes.

The detectives di hillary greene an attractive woman in her forties, Hillary Greene is a police officer of many years’ experience, and came up through the ranks. A good friend and ally for Hillary in her recent tribulations, he's determined to keep his best investigator focused on the problems at hand.

MURDER OF THE BRIDE a gripping crime mystery full of twists - Known for his sartorial elegance and laid-back manners, he has a sharp mind, and an eye for the ladies. Can hillary discover the real reason for this brutal crime and cope with the spiralling revelations about her dead ex-husband? This is a crime mystery full of well-observed characters, which will have you gripped from start to finish.

She is a long-standing friend of her immediate superior officer, 'Mellow' Mallow and enjoys a rather enigmatic relationship with the steely Superintendent Marcus Donleavy. Here the river cherwell wanders through buttercup-strewn water meadows, where both sheep, horses and cattle graze. But don’t be totally fooled — it’s very much a working environment, and farmers are out in all seasons, tending their crops and livestock.

Di hillary greene is called out to attend a suspicious death at Three Oaks Farm in the picturesque village of Steeple Barton. But not everything is what it seems, and the victim turns out to be at the centre of a web of jealousy and intrigue in the close-knit village.





MURDER IN THE MANSION a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - Large, with traditional kitchen gardens, and ornamental plantings, orchards, mostly Georgian, they are quintessentially English. Who wanted her dead and why? Hillary discovers that Mattie’s snobby attitude had made her many enemies. Please note this is a revised edition of a book first published as “down a narrow path.

Di hillary greene series book 1: murder on the oxford canal book 2: murder at the university book 3: murder of the bride book 4: murder in the village book 5: murder in the family book 6: murder at home book 7: murder in the meadow book 8: murder in THE MANSION Books 9-11 coming soon! This rates up there with some of the best British village mysteries.

Angela jett “What an ending. Viv “this book was full of tension and danger and kept me on the edge of my seat wondering what was coming next. Dawn jones “I truly enjoyed it. Joyce fox “the storyline is superb, the finish is both unforeseen and shocking. Ron “the more i read, the more I love this series.

MURDER IN THE MANSION a gripping crime mystery full of twists - Carole the location many villages on the borders of the cotswolds have more than their fair share of large, impressive, Cotswold stone ‘mansions’ – homes in times past to the professional classes and farmers. Meanwhile, in a terrifying turn of events, police officers are being gunned down outside their stations.

Hillary greene is called in to investigate the murder of this wealthy woman.





MURDER IN THE GARDEN a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - His pregnant widow is even more determined to get revenge, one of which is very close to home? This is a crime mystery full of well-observed characters, but will she go too far? Can Hillary cope with two complex investigations full of extreme emotions, which will have you gripped from the start to the absolutely heart-stopping conclusion.

Looking for a brilliant best-selling murder mystery with a feisty female detective? Meet DI HILLARY GREENE, a policewoman struggling to save her career and catch criminals. What readers are saying about murdER IN THE GARDEN “Another highly enjoyable read. Misfits farm “it starts at page one by getting you hooked and unable to put it down.

MURDER IN THE GARDEN a gripping crime mystery full of twists - Viv “a stunning read. Olga “kept me glued to the book. Barbara “it is one the best police procedural series I have ever read. Jennifer copeland the locatION The traditional and world-famous English country cottage garden. Surrounded by hedges and an ancient wall, shed, and colourful flowers, wildlife, complete with greenhouse, in summer it would be full of bees, birdsong, compost bins and lawns.

Consequently, she knows how the system works, and is fiercely loyal to the force without being blinkered to its faults. Edward philpott is found bludgeoned to death with his own spade in his beautiful garden. But what dark secrets from the past and present does this village hold? Hillary has returned to work after the slaying of her boss and is desperate to track down his murderer.





MURDER AT THE UNIVERSITY a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - Perfect for fans of Agatha Christie, Colin Dexter, or Ruth Rendell. Greene. Carole gourlay “an excellent plot, a well told story and an enjoyable read” Nerys THE LOCATION Oxford is a city of two halves — town and gown. Adding to the pressure, Hillary’s nemesis is transferred to work with her at the station.

What readers are saying about murder at the university “5 stars – a Really Good Read” Barbara “I like Hillary and her team and love the Oxford setting. Hannelore cheney “i’ve got to say, Faith Martin is becoming one of my favourite authors. Can hillary keep her cool and get justice for the unfortunate student? This is a crime mystery full of well-observed characters, which will have you gripped from start to finish.

MURDER AT THE UNIVERSITY a gripping crime mystery full of twists - She is a long-standing friend of her immediate superior officer, 'Mellow' Mallow and enjoys a rather enigmatic relationship with the steely Superintendent Marcus Donleavy. Looking for a brilliant murder mystery with a feisty female detective? meet di hillary greene, a police woman with a thirST FOR JUSTICE AND A CAREER ON THE ROCKS A pretty French student is found dead in her room at an exclusive Oxford college.

A city of bicycles, black gowns; the Martyrs’ Memorial, with undergraduates and fellows flapping about in faded, and fabled inns where the likes of J. R. R tolkien sat and wrote about a Hobbit who lived in a hole in the ground. Dci philip 'mellow' mallow mel appreciates Hillary's first-rate ability to solve her cases, and isn't happy about her harassment by the officers from York.





MURDER AT WORK a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - It has six units, a newspaper delivery depot, including a scrap-metal yard, a builders’ yard, a shoe warehouse, a garden supplies unit and an auto repair shop. Michael ivers was a gambler and a notorious womaniser. Hillary wants to solve her final case as a police officer and she has just days left to find out who killed him.

This is a crime mystery full of well-observed characters, which will have you gripped from start to the absolutely thrilling conclusion. Looking for a brilliant best-selling murder mystery with a feisty female detective? Meet DI HILLARY GREENE, a policewoman struggling to save her career and catch criminals.

Popular with the rank and file for her no-nonsense attitude and competence. She will return to investigate more fiendish crimes. Consequently, she knows how the system works, and is fiercely loyal to the force without being blinkered to its faults. Modern but unattractive, it is a small working community, where everyone knows everyone else, and most workers eat in a small on-site café.

MURDER AT WORK a gripping crime mystery full of twists - Books 12-17 coming soon! join the Joffe Books mailing list to be the first to hear about new releases. To add to her problems, her old enemy, ex-Sergeant Frank Ross is back on the scene and is a prime suspect. Murder at work is the eleventh in a series of page-turning crime thrillers set in Oxfordshire. Please note this is a revised edition of a book first published as “a narrow exit.





MURDER BY FIRE a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - What readers are saying about mURDER BY FIRE “A must read for all crime fans. Greta “Very exciting. Viv “5 stars – couldn’t Put It Down. Looking for a brilliant best-selling murder mystery with a feisty female detective? Meet DI HILLARY GREENE, a policewoman struggling to save her career and catch criminals.

Murder by fire is the tenth in a series of page-turning crime thrillers set in Oxfordshire. Almost regarded as a suburb of oxford, garages, there is some debate in Kidlington whether it is a town or a village! If it’s a village, it’s a very large one, with supermarkets, plenty of pubs and a small shopping centre.

MURDER BY FIRE a gripping crime mystery full of twists - David merchant’s body is found in a bonfire in his back garden. Barbara “like returning to a much loved friend. Maggie “An excellent read. Carole the location kidlington itself, the home of Thames Valley Police HQ. Consequently, she knows how the system works, and is fiercely loyal to the force without being blinkered to its faults.

. It sits on a plain that was once devoted to farming, with several small satellite villages around it, such as Hampton Poyle and Yarnton. Perfect for fans of Agatha Christie, Colin Dexter, or Ruth Rendell. Please note this is a revised edition of a book first published as “a narrow point of view.





MURDER ON THE OXFORD CANAL a gripping crime mystery full of twists

Joffe Books - But adversity has never stopped her from doing her job. She is a long-standing friend of her immediate superior officer, 'Mellow' Mallow and enjoys a rather enigmatic relationship with the steely Superintendent Marcus Donleavy. It has several romantically-named locks on its length such as the Three Pigeons Lock, and Dashwood Lock and boasts the ominously-sounding Somerton Deep Lock, which often terrifies first-time boating holiday-makers.

It looks like the victim fell off a boat, but Hillary is not so sure. Known for his sartorial elegance and laid-back manners, he has a sharp mind, and an eye for the ladies. Consequently, she knows how the system works, and is fiercely loyal to the force without being blinkered to its faults. A good friend and ally for Hillary in her recent tribulations, he's determined to keep his best investigator focused on the problems at hand.

MURDER ON THE OXFORD CANAL a gripping crime mystery full of twists - Likeable and interesting characters and I hope to read more about DI Hillary Greene and her team. Nerys roberts “this book is a real page turner and I cannot wait for the next book in the series. Barbara “drew me in from first pages, an excellent mystery. Rhonda “di hillary Greene is a force to be reckoned with.

Ray george “An excellent read from beginning to end. Jeremy ball the location the oxford canal meanders through the beautiful county of Oxfordshire, sometimes joining up with the rivers Cherwell and Thames, and flows past the world-famous university city of Oxford.