Gripping marine crime novels
Death Surge - DI Andy Horton NOW in paperback - £6.99
What began as the hunt for a missing man becomes the search for a ruthless killer...
A telephone call from a frantic Sergeant Cantelli to say that his nephew, Johnnie Oslow, is missing cuts short Detective Inspector Horton’s sailing trip to France. Summoned back to the Isle of Wight, Horton learns that Johnnie has not shown up for racing during Cowes Week, as previously arranged. The investigation is ranked low priority but events take a very different turn when the charred remains of a body are discovered in one of the disused tunnels at the Hilsea Lines in Portsmouth.
"A crisply written, cleverly plotted procedural with a nice twist, Rowson’s latest also continues the intriguing saga of Andy’s search for the mother who disappeared in mysterious circumstances when he was a child." Booklist.
Coming soon the explosive new marine crime novel featuring former marine commando Art Marvik - Published UK 31 March 2015 (USA- July 2015)Adrift after leaving the marines, Marvik finds
himself being used as bait to catch a ruthless killer whose slaying
spree spans the decades.It's a mission that will put all his skills and training to the test- a dangerous assignment that could cost him his life
Tough, fearless and fit, Marvik is not bound by the rules of the law
The Eleventh DI Andy Horton Crime Novel in hardback and as an ebookThe eleventh in the popular marine mystery series of British Police Procedural Crime Novels featuring the flawed and rugged, DI Andy Horton
How far would you go to protect a secret?
For DI Andy Horton there is no choice, withholding information in a murder investigation could cost him his job.
"A compelling protagonist and mounting suspense make the book hard to put down.." Publishers Weekly
"A great read for mystery lovers with plenty to keep you guessing until the last moment." Crime Book Club
Read NowNaval historian Dr Douglas Spalding is found dead in Portsmouth’s Historic
It looks like suicide but Horton goes out on a limb to prove otherwise. Soon he's embroiled in a cover up at the highest level.
Now available in paperback and as an ebook
"Rowson successfully pilots the complex storyline, filled with wild speculations and a slew of suspects, to a fitting conclusion." Publishers Weekly
"As usual, Rowson offers up a thorny, multifaceted plot; a profusion of
unusual twists; a likable yet complex hero; and plenty of fast-paced,
knuckle-biting action." Booklist
"Those seeking an outstanding British police procedural will devour the ninth entry in Rowson’s sea-oriented series. Rowson’s plotting is deftly layered, and she successfully captures the mood of her protagonist’s tortured journey while creating abundant tension for the main plot of political intrigue." Library Journal USA
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- Death Surge, DI Andy Horton 10, published in paperback
- Pauline Rowson's Solent DI Andy Horton crime series optioned for TV
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- BBC Radio Solent Interview with Julian Clegg on the Breakfast Show
- Death Surge - now in paperback - view location photos and read extracts
- Fab audience at Dell Quay Sailing Club
- The story behind the story - Death Surge - DI Andy Horton 10, now in paperback