From the creator of the BBC One hit TV series, Death in Paradise, comes the first in a stunning new series introducing the Marlow Murder Club!
‘I love Robert Thorogood’s writing’ Peter James
To solve an impossible murder, you need an impossible hero...
Judith Potts is seventy-seven years old and blissfully happy. She lives on
her own in a faded mansion just outside Marlow, there’s no man in her
life to tell her what to do or how much whisky to drink, and to keep
herself busy she sets crosswords for The Times newspaper.
One evening, while out swimming in the Thames, Judith witnesses a
brutal murder. Unconvinced by the police’s attempts to uncover who
did it, she starts investigating, and soon hooks up with the salt-of-the-
earth Suzie, a local dogwalker, and Becks, the Vicar’s ‘perfect Home
Together, they are the Marlow Murder Club. And when another body
turns up, they begin to realise that they have a real-life serial killer on
their hands. Because the puzzle they set out to solve has become a
trap from which they might never escape...