Lake District Mysteries
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  • 1
    The Windermere Witness | Rebecca Tope

    The Windermere Witness

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Rebecca Tope
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (27)
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    (21)
    Story
    (20)

    Following a personal tragedy, florist Persimmon “Simmy” Brown has moved to the Lake District to be nearer her parents. But her peace is shattered when, at a wedding, the bride's brother is found brutally murdered. As the florist of the wedding and one of the last people to talk to Mark Baxter alive, Simmy gradually becomes involved with the relatives. When events take another sinister turn, Simmy finds herself at the heart of a murder investigation.

    Great narration

    Narrator is the best I've heard.... And I listen to a lot of audio books. Sorry is pleasant and jaunty for a murder mystery. No outrageously creative ..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 31 2016 by Kristen Bray ()
  • 2
    The Ambleside Alibi | Rebecca Tope

    The Ambleside Alibi

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Rebecca Tope
    • Narrated By Caroline Lennon
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (22)
    Performance
    (19)
    Story
    (19)

    After an eventful year, Persimmon "Simmy" Brown is adjusting to life in Windermere, running her florist shop and trying to put her tragic past behind her. But just when Simmy thinks her life is quietly coming together, it begins to unravel at the seams. With the delivery of a bouquet of flowers to an elderly lady - complete with mysterious message attached - old secrets come creeping into the light. When another old woman is found murdered in her own home, Simmy is drawn into the centre of a murder investigation.

    Well worth the read. Rebecca Tope has real talent
    Reviewed on April 30 2015 by Doug Wilkie ()
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    The Coniston Case | Rebecca Tope

    The Coniston Case

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Rebecca Tope
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    (10)
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    (10)
    Story
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    With Valentine's Day fast approaching, Persimmon "Simmy" Brown's flower shop near Lake Windermere receives a string of anonymous delivery orders. But each one causes their recipient great distress, and Simmy suspects that the messages they contain mask a sinister intent. Then one of the recipients disappears…. As if that isn't enough, Simmy's friend Kathy turns up, on the trail of her wayward daughter Joanna, who has grown unhealthily close to her university tutor.

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    The Troutbeck Testimony | Rebecca Tope

    The Troutbeck Testimony

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Rebecca Tope
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (11)
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    (10)
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    (10)

    A huge funeral for Windermere’s popular resident, Barbara Dodge, is taking place, and florist Persimmon 'Simmy' Brown and her new assistant, Bonnie Lawson, are busy compiling wreaths in preparation. There’s word of a series of sinister dognappings occurring in nearby Troutbeck, and whilst taking a walk up Wansfell Pike, Simmy and her father, Russell, stumble on a dog strangled to death - it’s not long before Simmy reluctantly finds herself caught up in a murder investigation.

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  • 5
    The Hawkshead Hostage | Rebecca Tope

    The Hawkshead Hostage

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By Rebecca Tope
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (3)
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    (3)
    Story
    (3)

    Summer has come to Windermere, where Persimmon "Simmy" Brown runs her own florist shop. But the shop is struggling for money, so a contract to provide floral displays for a hotel in Hawkshead couldn't have arrived at a better moment. However Simmy's association with the hotel soon turns sinister when she finds a body in the lake. To make matters worse, her friend, Ben Harkness, is now missing and thought to be kidnapped.

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