John Pickett Mysteries
Books in series8
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    Pickpocket's Apprentice | Sheri Cobb South

    Pickpocket's Apprentice

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By Sheri Cobb South
    • Narrated By Joel Froomkin
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (77)
    Performance
    (74)
    Story
    (74)

    When magistrate Patrick Colquhoun orders a habitual thief and ne'er-do-well transported to Botany Bay, he doesn't realize a 14-year-old boy has been left behind to follow in his father's footsteps - not until young John Pickett is hauled into Bow Street for stealing an apple from the produce market at Covent Garden. Feeling to some extent responsible for the boy, Mr. Colquhoun prevails upon Elias Granger, a prosperous coal merchant, to take him on as an apprentice.

    Delicious language, wonderful narrator

    I knew this book will be a perfect fit for me. It happened when I heard this in the audio sample: "He hauled by the collar of a shabby grey coat a..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 14 2016 by korinka ()
  • 1
    In Milady's Chamber: John Pickett Mysteries, Book 1 | Sheri Cobb South

    In Milady's Chamber: John Pickett Mysteries, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Sheri Cobb South
    • Narrated By Joel Froomkin
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (135)
    Performance
    (128)
    Story
    (128)

    Estranged from her husband through her failure to produce an heir, Lady Fieldhurst resolves to repay his neglect by taking a lover. Fate takes a hand when she and her would-be lover enter her bedchamber to find Lord Fieldhurst lying on the floor - with her nail scissors protruding from his neck.

    OK story but great narration..

    A decent mystery about who killed Lady Fieldhurst’s husband and why. John Pickett is the Bow Street runner assigned to solve that case. I liked John a..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 17 2016 by Trish R. (JACKSONVILLE, FL, United States)
  • 2
    A Dead Bore: John Pickett Mysteries, Book 2 | Sheri Cobb South

    A Dead Bore: John Pickett Mysteries, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Sheri Cobb South
    • Narrated By Joel Froomkin
    Overall
    (77)
    Performance
    (73)
    Story
    (74)

    Eager to escape London following the scandal of her husband's death, Lady Fieldhurst accepts an invitation to spend the summer in rural Yorkshire as the guest of Sir Gerald and Lady Hollingshead. She soon discovers, however, that country life is not the panacea she had hoped for. Tension reigns and tempers flare at Hollingshead Place, due in large part to Lady Hollingshead's ambitions for her daughter, a lovely young lady destined for a brilliant marriage in spite of her love for a penniless curate.

    A Dead Bore
    Reviewed on February 07 2017 by Trixie ()
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