Book of the month for April


April’s Book of the Month recommendation is The Marlow Murder Clubby local author Robert Thorogood, creator of the long running TV series, Death in Paradise.


About the book

Set in and around the Marlow area, it introduces 77 year old Judith Potts, who witnesses a brutal murder while out swimming in the Thames. 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 dog walker, and Becks, the Vicar's perfect Home Counties' wife. 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.


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'A great read' - YOURS

'Has the feel of an Agatha Christie with a modern twist' - SUN

'An Agatha Christie-inspired puzzle of a novel ... beautifully crafted ... a criminal success' - MY WEEKLY

'I really enjoyed it. A great escapist yarn from start to finish and a real tonic' - SIMON KERNICK

'Light relief' - SAGA

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