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Between Enemies

During the first world war an elderly family and their grandson are living in their villa in the Italian countryside close to the front line. How does the family cope when the villa is requisitioned by enemy armies?

Reviewed on 01 April 2017 by Sylvia Maughan

Post Mortem

A young girl and a long-serving police officer fall to their deaths from a London tower block. The only witnesses are a traumatised child and Lizzie Griffiths, a rookie cop.

Reviewed on 13 February 2016 by Linda Wilson

The Death's Head Chess Club

An SS officer’s attempt to boost morale among death camp guards leads to an impossible friendship which bears fruit many years later.

Reviewed on 12 December 2015 by John Cleal

Night After Night

A group of sceptics and believers are brought together for a week in a supposedly haunted house, under the all-seeing eye of the TV cameras.

Reviewed on 29 November 2014 by Linda Wilson

East of Innocence

Danny Connell, a lawyer still immersed in the gangster society where he was raised, has two new clients, both in trouble with dangerous people.

Reviewed on 08 March 2014 by Chris Roberts

The Heresy of Dr Dee

Queen Elizabeth I’s Astronomer Royal, mathematician and mystic John Dee travels to his father’s Welsh home in search of a fabulous ‘shewstone’, a crystal said to have supernatural powers.

Reviewed on 04 October 2013 by John Cleal