Di nick dixon is on the hunt for a vicious serial killer, following a trail of fingerprints and DNA across west Somerset. When the body of a young woman is found on the building site of a nuclear power station, work grinds to a halt.
Dead Lock DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 8Thomas & Mercer #ad - Early on a cold somerset morning, ten year old Alesha Daniels is reported missing by her father, a violent alcoholic. Her mother, a known drug addict, is found unconscious, but it’s her mother’s boyfriend the police are keen to trace. As the hunt for alesha gathers pace, a second local girl is taken, plunging another family into the depths of despair.
Dead Lock DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 8 #ad - Cutting short his holiday, di nick dixon races home to join the Major Investigation Team, but no sooner has he identified a network of local suspects than they begin to show up dead. At odds with his superiors, dixon is convinced the child abductions are anything but random, but nobody is prepared for the investigation to lead quite so close to home.
Can dixon and his team crack the case before all the suspects are silenced? And will he find the missing girls before it’s too late? .
Heads or Tails DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 7Thomas & Mercer #ad - Meanwhile, the gruesome murders in Somerset continue. Convinced of a connection with the unsolved gangland killings, Dixon takes the ultimate gamble, and with the odds stacked against him, determined to bring the killer to justice before it’s too late. But is it the same killer? If so, why has he resurfaced now? And how many more must die?
Heads or Tails DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 7 #ad - With the murder bearing a striking resemblance to a string of sadistic killings carried out with surgical precision in 1990s gangland Manchester, it can mean only one thing: the killer is back. Transferred to the major investigation Team, DI Nick Dixon is assigned a new partner and sent to Manchester. The highly anticipated seventh novel in the bestselling DI Nick Dixon Crime Series.
A man has been mutilated and left to drown on the incoming tide, handcuffed in his van.
Death Sentence DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 6Thomas & Mercer #ad - Death Sentence DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 6 #ad - The highly anticipated sixth book in the bestselling DI Nick Dixon Crime Series. The body of an elderly man is found in an abandoned World War Two pillbox beside the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal. With no obvious motive and no credible suspect, DI Nick Dixon starts digging into the victim’s past. The more he digs, the deeper dixon is drawn into a case that takes him from the cave systems beneath rural Somerset to the heart of government, and threatens to expose a military cover-up at the highest level.
Blocked by a wall of silence, Dixon must unravel a dangerous conspiracy before the killer strikes again.
Dead Level DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 5Thomas & Mercer #ad - In the early hours of christmas Eve, the wife of parliamentary candidate Tom Perry is brutally murdered in an apparent burglary gone wrong. With the by-election campaign about to start in earnest, and the festive season in full swing, torrential rain brings with it flood warnings on the Somerset Levels.
Suspended on full pay and transferred to the cold case unit, Detective Inspector Nick Dixon is languishing on the sidelines as the investigation into Elizabeth Perry’s murder unravels and the floodwaters rise. Returning to duty, but why was elizabeth the target and not her husband? the more Dixon uncovers, Dixon is convinced that the answer lies hidden in Tom Perry’s political life, the further he is from finding the truth…Dead Level is the fifth novel in Damien Boyd’s addictive DI Nick Dixon Crime Series.
Swansong DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 4Thomas & Mercer #ad - Swansong DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 4 #ad - Isobel swan, a sixth form student, has been murdered. If he can…as dixon digs deeper, the stakes have never been higher and a murder has never felt so personal. Swansong is the fourth novel in Damien Boyd’s highly addictive crime series. First, her ring finger is severed, then her throat is cut. With the investigation going nowhere fast, Detective Inspector Nick Dixon is sent undercover as a trainee teacher into Isobel’s boarding school.
But to find the killer, he must first confront his inner demons and lay to rest the ghosts lurking in his own past.
Kickback DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 3Thomas & Mercer #ad - Even if that means silencing a DI who keeps asking the wrong questions about the wrong dead jockey. Kickback is the third novel in the highly acclaimed DI Nick Dixon Crime Series. Revised edition: This edition of Kickback includes editorial revisions. Deemed an accidental death, the case is closed. But when the jockey’s brother returns from active service, he sparks an armed siege, demanding the investigation be re-opened and the truth uncovered.
Still recovering from the physical and mental scars of his last case, Detective Inspector Nick Dixon is dragged deep into a murky world of betting scams and murder, where people will do anything to keep their secrets. A trainee jockey has been kicked to death by an aggressive stallion at the local stables.
Head in the Sand DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 2Thomas & Mercer #ad - The discovery of a severed head in a golf course bunker triggers a frantic race to find a serial killer that brings the town of Burnham-on-Sea to a standstill. A connection is made with a series of unsolved murders harking back to the 1970s, and Detective Inspector Nick Dixon finds himself caught in a race against time that takes him the length and breadth of the country.
Head in the Sand DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 2 #ad - The brutal killing of an elderly man raises the stakes and, as he closes in, Dixon begins to question whether he is chasing one serial killer or two. Head in the sand is the second novel in the highly acclaimed DI Nick Dixon Crime Series. Revised edition: This edition of Head in the Sand includes editorial revisions.
Down Among the Dead DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 10Thomas & Mercer #ad - It’s an open and shut case—and lewis should know—so why then does he insist on assigning it to DI Nick Dixon?As Dixon starts to re-examine the original investigation, shocking revelations come in from the forensics team. The remains are recent, and Detective Chief Inspector Peter Lewis knows exactly who they have found.
Down Among the Dead DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 10 #ad - A single stab wound from a curved blade implicates convicted serial killer Daniel Parker, who Lewis arrested fifteen years ago. With parker’s appeal hearing imminent, Lewis comes under intense pressure to pin this new murder on him quickly and quietly. And just as dixon’s worst fears begin to surface, another body is found….
Somerset’s bloody past meets a dangerous present in this thriller from the bestselling DI Nick Dixon crime series. When a badly decomposed body is discovered during an archaeological dig on the Sedgemoor battlefield, Avon and Somerset police are notified immediately.
As the Crow Flies DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 1Thomas & Mercer #ad - Dixon suspects foul play, but his only leads are unreliable accounts of something odd happening in Cheddar Gorge seconds before Jake fell. The more dixon learns about jake’s life, the more he realises that Jake hadn’t been quite the man he remembered. And a lot of people could have wanted him dead. Or so it seems.
Once dixon gets too close to the truth, those people will emerge from the shadows and kill to protect their secrets. As the body count rises, dixon bends the rules to breaking point to lure out a killer and unravel a conspiracy of silence that will rock the sleepy town of Burnham-on-Sea to its core. As the crow flies is the electrifying first novel in the DI Nick Dixon Crime Series.
As the Crow Flies DI Nick Dixon Crime Book 1 #ad - Revised edition: This edition of As the Crow Flies includes editorial revisions. Rock climbers can’t afford to make careless mistakes. But detective inspector nick Dixon’s former climbing partner, Jake Fayter, died doing just that.
Ryan's Christmas: A DCI Ryan Mystery The DCI Ryan Mysteries Book 15#ad - It seems no mortal hand could have committed the crime, so Ryan and Co. Lj ross keeps company with the best mystery writers” – the times“A literary phenomenon” – Evening Chronicle“LJ Ross is the Queen of Kindle” – Sunday Telegraph. Their christmas spirit is soon tested when they’re forced to find shelter inside England’s most haunted castle, where they’re the uninvited guests at a ‘Candlelit Ghost Hunt’.
From the #1 international bestselling author of holy island and impostorchristmas can be murder…after a busy year fighting crime, a stottie cake or two—that is, in the case of DS Phillips, mulled wine and, DCI Ryan and his team of murder detectives are enjoying a festive season of goodwill, until a freak snowstorm forces their car off the main road and into the remote heart of Northumberland.
Ryan's Christmas: A DCI Ryan Mystery The DCI Ryan Mysteries Book 15 #ad - It’s all fun and games—until one of the guests is murdered. Must face the spectres living inside the castle walls to uncover the grisly truth, before another ghost joins their number…Murder and mystery are peppered with romance and humour in this fast-paced crime whodunnit set amidst the spectacular Northumbrian landscape.