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The House With No Rooms
The House With No Rooms Lesley Thomson
 The Detective's Daughter, 4

A woman lies dead on the ground. A girl watches from the shadows. What did she really see?

The summer of 1976 was the hottest in living memory. A lost little girl, dizzied by the head, stumbled upon a deserted museum. She thought she saw a woman lying dead on the ground. But when she opened her eyes, the woman had gone.

Forty years later, cleaner and detective Stella Darnell is investigating a suspected murder in the Botanical Gardens at Kew. Working methodically, stain by stain, she is drawn into an obsessive world, and towards a killer who has never been caught...

THE DETECTIVE'S DAUGHTER SERIES: The Detective's Daughter.
Ghost Girl.
The Detective's Secret.
The House With No Rooms.
The Dog Walker.

What people are saying about THE HOUSE WITH NO ROOMS:

'I'd give it 6 stars if it were possible'

'An unsettling, accomplished book by a writer at the top of her game'

'There is a sense of menace, suspense and sadness all interspersed with pockets of humour. So cleverly written'

'Can't put it down, the perfect present'

Head of Zeus * Crime Fiction
21 Apr 2016 * 480pp * £4.99 * 9781784972202
REVIEWS
'A prime example of complex storytelling on a grand scale and a great way to kickstart the month ... an intricate story that stealthily holds your attention throughout towards a thrilling and gripping finale'
Bookshelf Butterfly
'An atmospheric and sinister crime thriller with an agreeably complex tale of murder in an iconic London setting'
4/5, The Curious Ginger Cat
'Beautifully crafted, thoughtful ... The denouement is both shocking and satisfying ... This is yet another unsettling, accomplished book by a writer at the top of her game and is highly recommended'
10/10, Brainfluff
'A classic mystery with various red herrings and a surprising but totally fair twist at the end. Readers – pay attention! Highly recommended'
Promoting Crime
'These books are very enjoyable and I thoroughly recommend them'
New Books Magazine
ALSO IN THE SERIES
The Runaway
The Detective's Daughter
Ghost Girl
The Detective's Secret
The Dog Walker
The Death Chamber
The Playground Murders
The Distant Dead
Author
Lesley Thomson
Lesley Thomson
Lesley Thomson is the author of the Detective's Daughter series of West London-set mysteries featuring private investigators Stella, a cleaner, and Jack, a tube driver. The first novel, The Detective's Daughter, became an ebook phenomenon in 2013, staying at number 1 in the digital charts for 3 months. Since then, the series has gone on to sell 800,000 copies worldwide. Lesley is an active member of the UK crimewriting community, and appeared at several crime festivals in 2019, including CrimeFest, Harrogate, Morecambe & Vice and Capital Crime. She lives in Lewes with her partner and her dog. visit her website at lesleythomson.co.uk
ALSO BY Lesley Thomson
The Runaway
Death of a Mermaid
The Detective's Daughter
Ghost Girl
The Detective's Secret
The Dog Walker
The Death Chamber
The Playground Murders
The Distant Dead
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