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We've teamed up with HQ to give you the chance to win a luxurious hamper from Fortnum & Mason worth £100, plus a copy of Faith Martin's new book A Fatal Affair, so you can enjoy some delicious treats whilst settling back with a murder mystery you won’t be able to put down.

A Fatal Affair is the sixth book in Faith Martin’s bestselling Ryder and Loveday series, set in Oxford. Can you crack the case?

She was dressed in a long white gown, embroidered with tiny flowers. Her body was wrapped in colourful ribbons that floated in the breeze. But underneath the swathe of golden hair, a string of darkly smudged bruises ringed her neck.

As May Day dawns in the peaceful village of Middle Fenton, a young woman’s body is found brutally strangled, her body tied up with ribbons in the middle of the green. A week later, her boyfriend is found hanged in a local barn, and the police assume guilt over murdering his beloved has driven him to suicide – but not everyone is convinced.

WPC Trudy Loveday and coroner Clement Ryder are sent to investigate, and quickly realise that there’s a double murderer on the loose.

But the killer has already shown willingness to remove anyone who threatens to discover their identity… As Trudy and Clement circle in on the culprit, can they crack the case before they too come to a nasty end?

If you like a classic whodunnit, or simply love reading a gripping thriller, you’ll love Faith Martin. Cosy crime readers rejoice when there’s a new book from the million-copy bestselling author. Here's why readers love Faith Martin:

"Reminiscent of Agatha Christie's gentle style and incisive detection… I look forward to more in this series!" - NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars

"Fresh and different… Will get you hooked!" NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars

"Marvellous… I cannot wait for more in this fabulous series." NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars

Want to find out more? Here are all the books in the Ryder and Loveday series:


A Fatal Affair is published by HQ and is available to buy now online from all good bookshops. 


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