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Orion Crime & Mystery TPb January 2017 £13.99 352pp 978 1 4091 5547 8 ebook: £13.99 / 978 1 4091 5549 2 Audio: £19.99 / 978 1 4091 6122 6 / 10 hrs bECkY MASTERMAN Untitled

The compelling new thriller starring the unforgettable Brigid Quinn.

Rage Against the Dying introduced us to one of the most refreshing protagonists in US crimewriting – brigid Quinn. A former Fed trying to live a normal life after years in the most twisted of company – she’s still entangled in the guilt, violence and rage inevitable after a career spent tracking killers. Now brigid is drawn into the case of a man on Death Row, awaiting execution for the murder of his wife and three children. Something tells brigid that an injustice is about to be done, but when she investigates the circumstances behind the convictions, she finds the truth is even more shocking.

Becky Masterman created her heroine, brigid Quinn, while working as an editor for a forensic science and law enforcement press. Her debut thriller, Rage Against The Dying, was a finalist for the Edgar Awards and the CWA Gold Dagger.

Orion Modern & Contemporary TPb January 2017 £12.99 384pp 978 1 4091 5542 3 ebook: £12.99 / 978 1 4091 5544 7 Audio: £19.99 / 978 1 4091 6158 5 / 10 hrs vANESSA LAFAYE Isle of bones an epic love story and an unsolved murder, a prequel to the richard & Judy summer Book Club hit, Summertime.

1933: The ku klux klan hold a rally provoking violence from an unexpected quarter which leaves authorities with an extraordinary dilemma: how do you handle a 98-year-old perpetrator who will not speak out except to admit her guilt?

1919: Exiled in disgrace from her family, mixedrace Alicia arrives in key West. At the same time, the last troop ship from Europe arrives, full of wounded and traumatized soldiers. but an unseen passenger is also arriving: the deadly Spanish flu.

As the epidemic takes hold, the klan sets up residence, extending their hatred to anyone not white and Protestant. On Christmas Eve, the situation ignites in the most deadly of ways . . .

Vanessa lafaye’s debut novel Summertime was a Richard & Judy book Club selection. She leads the local community choir, and music and writing are big parts of her life.


Location: Tucson, Arizona Available for interview f/BeckyMastermanauthor @mastermanbecky author:

Location: Marlborough, Wiltshire Available for interview @Vanessalafaye

Orion Fiction • January 2017