Murder Before Evensong

A letter from Richard Coles from Bookshop.org When I moved from central London to my parish in rural Northamptonshire, a friend asked if I wouldn’t miss the challenges of ministering in the inner city, and quickly tire of fêtes and beetle drives and dog shows.  There was a murder in my first week. Anything can happen anywhere, … More Murder Before Evensong

The Eight Detectives

Eight Detectives by Alex Pavesi is his first novel. Named The Sunday Times Crime Book of the Month, the City Adventurers were keen to read it. The plot The book concerns a book editor who wants to publish an obscure novel of short story mysteries. The obscure novel, entitled The White Murders, was written years ago … More The Eight Detectives

Death By Chocolate

The City Adventurers gathered a stash of chocolate ready for the latest adventure from Murdered For Money company. Death By Chocolate – The Plot  It’s not all sweetness and light at the world-famous, but very exclusive, chocolate company “Fountain Chocolate”, and when, not long after a major announcement, a body is found in the soft … More Death By Chocolate

The Rotten Egg

This Easter the City Adventurers were looking forward to a few chocolate eggs, when they chanced upon “The Rotten Egg”. Not an out-of-date egg, but a murder mystery from the team at Murdered For Money. This time it was a race against time to solve the crime as we only had 12 hours to watch … More The Rotten Egg

Murder in Wonderland

The City Adventurers headed to Wonderland, where the Mad Hatter had invited us to a secret party to launch his new selection to teas…… Although we had been sworn to secrecy as the Queen of Hearts hasn’t been invited, her majesty turned up. This threw the White Rabbit into a panic. Well, even more of … More Murder in Wonderland