WIN! The 12 Most Wanted Books of the Year + House of Silk online serial -- All from Orion Books
This month we bring you a wide selection of crime from the quirky and cosy to the downright terrifying. Whether you are already an avid fan or a first time reader, there is something for every crime fiction lover to enjoy. Plus news of how you can dip into The House of Silk, the new Sherlock Holmes novel, absolutely free, and a fantastic festive bundle of books to give away!
... an eleven year old amateur sleuth with a passion for poisons. In an ancient country house, somewhere in 1950s England, Flavia de Luce lives with her eccentric family. When the leading lady at the Bishop's Lacey parish benefit show is murdered, Flavia finds herself up to her knees in snow - and murder!
'[It] reads like a cross between Dodie Smith's I Capture the Castle ... and the Addams family. Delightfully entertaining.' Guardian
A woman lies on her kitchen floor, lacerated and naked. A four-year-old girl rests her head on the woman's bloody shoulder. A whisper hangs in the air: 'My daddy hurt my mummy.' Anne Leone, a child advocate, knows that unravelling the child's secrets will be difficult. But no one knows just how difficult.
Four charred bodies. One killer. And a race against time...
The latest gripping instalment in the Faraday and Winter series – one of the most critically acclaimed police procedural crime series of the 21st century. If you have not yet discovered Graham Hurley, you are in for a rare treat.
'Well-written and plotted, utterly convincing and really exciting ... Excellent.' Daily Mail
'There is no one writing better police procedurals today.' Daily Telegraph
Log on to the orion 'Book of the Week' page where we are featuring the brand new Sherlock Holmes novel, The House of Silk, by bestselling author Anthony Horowitz.
As a special Christmas treat, we will be serialising half of The House of Silk over the course of next week, so dip in and transport yourself to Victorian London for a very mysterious case...
A CRIMINAL CHRISTMAS GIVEAWAY!
We've got a fantastic bundle of 12 of the biggest crime books from 2011 all wrapped up and ready to give away to one lucky reader. Whether you want to keep them all to yourselves, or give them to your nearest and dearest, visit our Most Wanted facebook page for details of how to enter. Closing date 17.12.2011