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Pauline Rowson, crime author
Death in the Nets
Death in the Cove
Death in the Harbour an Inspector Alun Ryga Mystery
Silent Running, Art Marvik mystery thriller
Dead Sea, Marvik mystery thriller

Gripping crime novels from best selling author Pauline Rowson

Joffe Books to publish Pauline Rowson's DI Andy Horton MysteriesJoffe Books is thrilled to announce it will publish Pauline Rowson’s DI Andy Horton mysteries in eBook and paperbacks this year with the first book due to launch in February 2022.

Rowson’s critically acclaimed crime novels have a huge presence in the UK, USA and Commonwealth and they have been translated into several languages. Multi-layered, fast-paced, and compelling, they are full of twists and turns and are played out against the dramatic and powerfully evocative British marine landscape of the south coast of England.

Fifteen in the multi-layered series set in Portsmouth and the Isle of Wight, featuring the Harley Davidson riding, sailing detective, DI Andy Horton, all to be re-launched in 2022 with new covers and titles.

"Deserves mention in the same breath as works in the upper echelon of American procedurals those by Ed McBain or Joseph Wambaugh and their British counterparts, Peter Robinson and John Harvey. " Booklist

DI Andy Horton (1): OUT 20 February 2022

DI Andy Horton (2): OUT 27 February 2022

DI Andy Horton (3): OUT 6 March 2022

Inspector Andy Horton - a man defined by a tormented past, but with hopes for his future.

The gripping Inspector Ryga Mysteries by Pauline RowsonThe totally gripping atmospheric Inspector Ryga 1950s set mysteries (3) full of twists and turns

"For lovers of mysteries without the gory details. The ending was a twist I didn't see coming." Amazon

England 1950s struggling to come to terms with peace in the grip of austerity and rationing. Scotland Yard detective, Inspector Alun Ryga, a former German prisoner-of-war, teams up with former war photographer, Eva Paisley, to solve baffling coastal crimes around the coast of England in a great series which captures the era perfectly. Atmospheric, gripping, full of surprising twists and turns to keep the reader enthralled until the end.

DEATH IN THE COVE (1) set on the Island of Portland, Dorset;
DEATH IN THE HARBOUR (2) set in Newhaven Port, East Sussex
DEATH IN THE NETS (3) set in the fishing port of Brixham, Devon.

"Captures the period perfectly. A first-class series. Highly recommended.” Mystery People Magazine

"Pure detection mixed with a bit of history. Love these new characters and the setting is great.” Goodreads

The Art Marvik mystery thrillers (4) gripping, fast-paced, action-packed

Art Marvik Mystery Thrillers by Pauline Rowson

"Fans of Rowson’s DI Andy Horton books will be delighted with her new series featuring former marine commando Art Marvik.A tense, terrifying thrill ride that twists and turns with dizzying speed, combined with a likable, smart, tough, but all too human hero, make this a cracking-good series—action fans need Marvik on their radar." Booklist

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Fast-paced mystery thrillers by Pauline Rowson

In Cold Daylight

In Cold Daylight thriller by Pauline RowsonA gripping fast-paced mystery thriller packed with twists and turns

Before fire-fighter Jack Bartholomew can reveal the cause of his own and his colleagues’ cancer he is murdered. In a cryptic message orchestrated before his death he has left a trail of clues that will lead his friend, marine artist, Adam Greene, into a labyrinth of lies, secrets and conspiracy at the highest level.

"Pauline Rowson's novels are packed with twists and turns. This is an enjoyable crime novel. Great Stuff.'

Available in paperback, or as an e book, and on Amazon Kindle

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In for the Kill, a compelling mystery thriller

What happens to one man when his identity is stolen.

In for the kill mystery thriller by Pauline RowsonFor Alex Albury the nightmare that destroyed his life will only end in death; his or his tormentor’s.

"A change of direction at every turn. Keep notes on all the players. If you like Jeffery Deaver, you'll love this story. The best mystery I've ever read by a female author." Amazon 5*

"Rowson weaves terrific plots around memorable characters. Her writing is as sharp as a punch in the ribs. Attention-grabbing. Compulsive. Next one please!" Hampshire Life Magazine.

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"Pauline Rowson is one of the most talented crime and thriller writers in the UK. By choosing locations and plot lines that are unique to her 'marine mysteries' she has set herself apart from the tried and tested formulae within the genre." The Book Depository

Where to buy Pauline Rowson's books

Pauline Rowson's books are available from all good booksellers in paperback, hardback, as an ebook, on Amazon Kindle, on Kobo and as unabridged audio books. They can also be loaned from libraries in the UK, Commonwealth and the USA.

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