Anne Perry


Books by Anne Perry

An Echo of Murder

A Hungarian man living and working near the Thames, is found brutally murdered. Commander Monk is on the trail of the culprit.

Reviewed on 18 August 2018 by Sylvia Maughan

An Echo of Murder

A Hungarian man living and working near the Thames, is found brutally murdered. Commander Monk is on the trail of the culprit.

Reviewed on 12 May 2018 by Sylvia Maughan

Murder on the Serpentine

An ageing Queen Victoria asks Special Branch Commander Thomas Pitt to look into the strange death of one of her closest confidantes who, on her behalf, had been investigating the influence of a wealthy playboy on the Prince of Wales.

Reviewed on 13 May 2017 by John Cleal

Revenge in a Cold River

Commander Monk is called to look at a corpse that has been fished out of the Thames. Not only was the man drowned but he had also been shot in the back. Why is it so important for Monk to investigate?

Reviewed on 18 March 2017 by Sylvia Maughan

Corridors of the Night

Hester Monk is working in a local hospital one night when a small girl accosts her and begs Hester to follow her down an unfamiliar corridor. What Hester finds is quite shocking.

Reviewed on 15 October 2016 by Sylvia Maughan

Treachery At Lancaster Gate

Thomas Pitt is called to a house where two policemen are dead and three badly injured by a bomb – but is it the work of anarchists or a common criminal?

Reviewed on 11 June 2016 by Sylvia Maughan

A New York Christmas

Jemima is accompanying her friend Delphinia to New York to help her with her wedding to the son of a wealthy and influential American family. When Delphinia’s long-estranged mother makes an appearance, Jemima is drawn into a dangerous search to try to prevent her spoiling the wedding.

Reviewed on 16 January 2016 by Sylvia Maughan

A Christmas Hope

Claudine Burroughs attends a party at which a young woman is badly injured. An eccentric poet is accused of the attack but Claudine suspects him to be innocent. She sets out to establish the truth.

Reviewed on 27 December 2014 by Sylvia Maughan

Death on Blackheath

Some blood and hair is found on the doorstep of an important family in London. Subsequently a body is found in a gravel pit nearby. Inspector Pitt as Head of Special Branch gets involved and investigates what has happened.

Reviewed on 22 March 2014 by Sylvia Maughan