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Mystery in the Making: Eighteen Short Stories of Murder, Mystery and Mayhem

Ann Granger


Throughout her distinguished career, Ann Granger has penned an array of hugely entertaining and gripping short stories. To mark her thirtieth anniversary as a crime writer, eighteen of these compelling mysteries have been brought together to delight and enthral crime fans everywhere.

From a nosy neighbour who trusts no one to a jealous nephew protecting his inheritance, and from a ghostly apparition on a cruise ship to an Oxford undergraduate who cannot escape his past, Ann's short stories transport readers from the Highlands of Scotland to the rugged coast of Cornwall and from the Victorian era to the present day. In each story there is an intriguing mystery to captivate the most avid crime fan, making this a collection to treasure.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Headline
  • Publish Date: Feb 14th, 2023
  • Pages: 544
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 7.75in - 5.10in - 1.25in - 0.84lb
  • EAN: 9781472290212
  • Categories: CrimeShort Stories (single author)Mystery & Detective - Cozy - General

About the Author

Ann Granger has lived in cities all over the world, since for many years she worked in British embassies as far apart as Munich and Lusaka. She is now permanently based in Oxfordshire.
Praise for this book
Characterisation, as ever with Granger, is sharp and astringent--The Times
Her usual impeccable plotting is fully in place--Good Book Guide
A clever and lively book--Margaret Yorke
To be savoured by connoisseurs of characterisation--Publishers Weekly
Lovely characterisation and a neat plot--Yorkshire Post
Her characterisation is excellent--Cotswold Life
Good plotting and believable motivation--Crime Time