September 29th, 2016
Home | Log in! or Register

On Top Shelf
Nina CroftNina Croft
Fresh Fiction
Fresh Pick
Todays_Pick
FLIGHT FROM MAYHEM

Schedule A Call

Reviewer Application


Start Fresh in September

Slideshow image


Since your web browser does not support JavaScript, here is a non-JavaScript version of the image slideshow:

slideshow image
Only by working together to uncover the secrets behind the past, can they ever hope to have a future.


slideshow image
With two men chasing her, can she make the right choice before it’s too late?


slideshow image
Sparks fly when a rigid FBI agent and a patrol sergeant collide on the path to catch a killer.


slideshow image
"Sexy, tough, and deftly sprinkled with dark humor.”—Larissa Ione


slideshow image
When an alpha meets his match...


slideshow image
Some cowboys are outta this world…


M.C. Beaton


Meet M.C. Beaton, author of the much-loved Agatha Raisin and Hamish Macbeth crime fiction books published in the UK by Constable & Robinson.

Marion Chesney is known primarily for the more than 100 historical romance novels she has published under her own name and under several pseudonyms: Helen Crampton, Ann Fairfax, Jennie Tremaine, and Charlotte Ward. But M.C. Beaton is the pseudonym she reserves for her crime fiction and mystery novels.

M.C.Beaton was born in Glasgow, Scotland, in 1936 and started her first job as a bookseller in charge of the fiction department in John Smith & Sons Ltd. While bookselling, by chance, she got an offer from the Scottish Daily Mail to review variety shows and quickly rose to be their theatre critic. She left Smith’s to join Scottish Field magazine as a secretary in the advertising department, without any shorthand or typing, but quickly got the job of fashion editor instead. She then moved to the Scottish Daily Express where she reported mostly on crime. This was followed by a move to Fleet Street to the Daily Express where she became chief woman reporter.

 

Series

Agatha Raisin

Books:

Pushing Up Daisies, September 2016
Agatha Raisin #27
Hardcover
Dishing The Dirt, September 2015
Agatha Raisin #26
Hardcover
The Blood of An Englishman, September 2014
Agatha Raisin #25
Hardcover
Something Borrowed, Someone Dead, September 2013
Hardcover
Death Of Yesterday, April 2013
Hardcover
Death Of A Cad, December 2012
Paperback
Death Of A Kingfisher, December 2012
Paperback
Death Of A Perfect Wife, December 2012
Paperback
Hiss And Hers, September 2012
Agatha Raisin #23
Hardcover