Murder on the Oxford Canal
  • Author : Faith Martin
  • Release Date : 16 May 2022
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Canals
  • Pages : 238
  • ISBN 13 : 1912106213

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Book Description: Meet DI Hillary Greene, a police woman fighting to save her career. Not only has she lost her husband, but his actions have put her under investigation for corruption. Then a bashed and broken body is found floating in the Oxford Canal. It looks like the victim fell off a boat, but Hillary is not so sure. Her investigation exposes a dark background to the death. Can Hillary clear her name and get to the bottom of a fiendish conspiracy on the water?

Murder on the Oxford Canal

Murder on the Oxford Canal

Author : Faith Martin
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Canals
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Meet DI Hillary Greene, a police woman fighting to save her career. Not only has she lost her husband, but his actions have put her under investigation for corruption. Then a bashed and broken body is found floating in the Oxford Canal. It looks like the victim fell off a ...

The Wench is Dead

The Wench is Dead

Author : Colin Dexter
Publisher : Pan Macmillan
Genre : Fiction
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The Wench is Dead is the eighth novel in Colin Dexter's Oxford-set detective series. That night he dreamed in Technicolor. He saw the ochre-skinned, scantily clad siren in her black, arrowed stockings. And in Morse's muddled computer of a mind, that siren took the name of one Joanna Franks . . . The ...

On the Straight and Narrow

On the Straight and Narrow

Author : Faith Martin
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Detective and mystery stories
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"When a pretty student is found dead in her room at a private Oxford college, everyone assumes it is an accidental drug overdose." -- Book Jacket....

The Riddle of the Third Mile

The Riddle of the Third Mile

Author : Colin Dexter
Publisher : Pan Macmillan
Genre : Fiction
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The Riddle of the Third Mile is the sixth novel in Colin Dexter's Oxford-set detective series. The thought suddenly occurred to Morse that this would be a marvellous time to murder a few of the doddery old bachelor dons. No wives to worry about their whereabouts; no landladies to whine ...

Murder in the Village

Murder in the Village

Author : Faith Martin
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Policewomen
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Meet DI Hillary Greene, a police woman fighting to save her career. A would-be politician is found battered to death in the kitchen. 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 ...

Death on the Waterways

Death on the Waterways

Author : Allan Scott-Davies
Publisher : The History Press
Genre : History
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Canals reached their zenith in the eighteenth century during the Industrial Revolution, before the arrival of the railways usurped their position, whereupon a number of them fell in to disrepair and disuse. For many years forgotten, canals and waterways have enjoyed an enormous resurgence in popularity as the recent leisure ...

With a Narrow Blade

With a Narrow Blade

Author : Faith Martin
Publisher : Ulverscroft
Genre : Fiction
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An elderly lady is stabbed to death in her own home; the house doesn't appear to have been robbed and Flo Jenkins was well liked. Also, she only had weeks to live. Why kill a dying woman? This is going to be a difficult one for DI Hillary Greene to ...

Down a Narrow Path

Down a Narrow Path

Author : Faith Martin
Publisher : Ulverscroft Large Print Books
Genre : Fiction
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DI Hillary Greene is feeling the strain. A sniper is on the loose, killing police officers all over the UK, and the atmosphere at Thames Valley Police HQ is understandably tense. But it is business as usual when a wealthy woman is found murdered in her home in the pleasant ...

The Dead of Jericho

The Dead of Jericho

Author : Colin Dexter
Publisher : Pan Macmillan
Genre : Fiction
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Winner of the CWA Silver Dagger Award, The Dead of Jericho is the fifth novel in Colin Dexter's Oxford-set Inspector Morse series. Morse switched on the gramophone to 'play', and sought to switch his mind away from all the terrestrial troubles. Sometimes, this way, he almost managed to forget. But ...

Lyra s Oxford

Lyra s Oxford

Author : Philip Pullman
Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Lyra and Pantalaimon (now a pine-marten) are back at Oxford, but their peace is shattered by Ragi, the daemon of the witch Yelena, who is searching for a healing elixir to cure his witch....

The Secret of Annexe 3

The Secret of Annexe 3

Author : Colin Dexter
Publisher : Pan Macmillan
Genre : Fiction
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The Secret of Annexe 3 is the seventh novel in Colin Dexter's Oxford-set detective series. Morse sought to hide his disappointment. So many people in the Haworth Hotel that fateful evening had been wearing some sort of disguise – a change of dress, a change of make-up, a change of partner, a ...

In the Beginning

In the Beginning

Author : Mary Jean DeMarr
Publisher : Popular Press
Genre : Fiction
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This volume contains fourteen essays by authoritative academics studying the field of mystery and detective fiction. The essays all concentrate on the first novels in established series, analyzing ways in which the opening books of the series do or do not create patterns followed in succeeding novels....

Reading List Order of Faith Martin Hillary Greene Series

Reading List Order of Faith Martin Hillary Greene Series

Author : Mobile Library
Publisher : Mobile Library
Genre : Fiction
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A book guide dedicated to all Faith Martin books fans, with details of the complete Hillary Greene Series books. From the first novel A Narrow Escape to the last book, A Narrow Trajectory, you get a complete list of every Faith Martin book published with the adventures of the Detective ...

The Complete Inspector Morse  New Revised Edition

The Complete Inspector Morse New Revised Edition

Author : David Bishop
Publisher : Titan Books (US, CA)
Genre : Performing Arts
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A companion to the PBS Mystery! hit Inspector Morse TV series, covering all 33 episodes of the show, as well as the original novels that inspired the series and other related media such as the radio plays. Also includes a critique of each episode, along with useful facts, details of the ...

Narrow Is the Way

Narrow Is the Way

Author : Faith Martin
Publisher : Ulverscroft
Genre : Fiction
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A beautiful bride is found strangled in a cowshed, and DI Hillary Greene believes that she's looking for a man - bridegroom or otherwise. However, the apparent bride was a guest from a fancy dress party held at a nearby farmhouse, so Hillary's eye turns first to the victim's boyfriend. ...