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A Snapshot of Murder

A Snapshot of Murder
Taking the perfect photograph can be murder ...
Yorkshire, 1928. Indomitable sleuth Kate Shackleton is taking a well-deserved break from her detective work -
- and indulging in her other passion: photography. When her local Photographic Society proposes an outing, Kate jumps at the chance to visit Haworth and Stanbury, in the heart of Brontë country, the setting for Wuthering Heights.
But when an obnoxious member of their party is murdered, the group is thrown into disarray.
Is the murderer amongst them, or did the loud-mouthed Tobias have more enemies than they might have imagined?
Armed with her wit and wiles, and of course her trusty camera,
it's up to Kate to crack the case, and get that perfect shot too . . ..

A Snapshot of Murder will be published by Piatkus on October 25th 2018; it is available for order from Amazon or order it from any bookshop or library (ISBN: 978-0-3494-1432-4)

A Kindle edition will be published at the same time.

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Kate Shackleton's First Case

Also included in A Snapshot of Murder is a brand new short story, Kate Shackleton's First Case, initially published as a solo e-book, telling the story of how Kate Shackleton became Yorkshire's most tireless private investigator, a heroine ahead of her time.


Header photograph, Ingenues arrive, Central Station, Sydney, 1928-1929, by Sam Hood from the collection of the State Library of New South Wales.