Catherine Aird
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Catherine Aird

Catherine Aird is the author of more than twenty volumes of detective mysteries and three collections of short stories. Most of her fiction features Detective Inspector C. D. Sloan and Detective Constable W. E. Crosby. Aird holds an honorary master's degree from the University of Kent and was made a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) for her services to the Girl Guide Association. She lives in a village in East Kent, England.

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    • Harm's Way

    • The Calleshire Chronicles, Book 11
    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 6 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    When the Berebury Footpaths Society created their locally infamous motto, "Every walk a challenge," they couldn't have known just how apt it would be....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful

    • By Ms Peach on 07-06-19

    Regular price: $15.43

    • Last Respects

    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 5 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    When local fisherman Horace Boller decided to row his boat out on the tidal backwash of the river one morning, he couldn't have meant to land a catch like this. What he ended up with was a body floating on the river's surface....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another excellent mystery from her pen ...

    • By Sharon on 06-25-19

    Regular price: $18.16

    • Inheritance Tracks

    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Four strangers arrive at the solicitors' office of Puckle, Puckle, and Nunnery. They have never met, and have no idea why they have been invited. But they - along with a missing man - are descendants of an inventor and each entitled to a portion of his fortune....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love these books

    • By Ms Peach on 04-24-19

    Regular price: $20.89

    • His Burial Too

    • The Calleshire Chronicles, Book 5
    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    On the hottest day in living memory, Richard Mallory Tindall, the owner of a patent firm, does not return home to Cleete village. When a man is found crushed to death, Tindall's case goes from missing person to homicide....

    Regular price: $15.43

    • A Dead Liberty

    • The Calleshire Chronicles, Book 12
    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    Lucy Durmast waits patiently in front of the judge at her own murder trial, refusing to utter a single word. Kenneth Carline, an employee of her father's, was found poisoned to death after eating a meal that Lucy herself had prepared....

    Regular price: $15.43

    • Slight Mourning

    • The Calleshire Chronicles, Book 6
    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 5 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27

    Twelve friends sit down for supper at Strontfield Park, but only 11 survive the evening. After dinner, the host, William Fent, offers to drive one of his guests home, only to die behind the wheel in a violent accident....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Always tongue-in-cheek; and always very fine ...

    • By Sharon on 04-07-19

    Regular price: $15.43

    • The Religious Body

    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Narrated by: Robin Bailey
    • Length: 5 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 96
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 83

    Who would want to kill a nun? That was the problem facing Inspector C.D. Sloan of the Berebury CID when the body of Sister Anne was found at the foot of the cellar steps at the Convent of St Anselm....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Introducing Inspector C.D. Sloan

    • By Victoria J. Mejia-Gewe on 06-11-18

    Regular price: $13.93

    • Some Die Eloquent

    • The Calleshire Chronicles, Book 8
    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 5 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    That Miss Beatrice Wansdyke had died is not particularly surprising. A chemistry mistress at the Girls’ Grammar School in Berebury, she was a longtime sufferer of diabetes who managed to live her modest life to a ripe old age. But one thing is odd...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent mystery series.

    • By Zeeta on 06-16-19

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Henrietta Who?

    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Narrated by: Robin Bailey
    • Length: 4 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 156
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 116
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 116

    Life for Henrietta Jenkins was a quiet, well-ordered affair....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Henrietta's humor

    • By Harley on 06-24-12

    Regular price: $16.41

    • Chapter and Hearse

    • By: Catherine Aird
    • Narrated by: Bruce Montague
    • Length: 8 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    This collection of mysteries contains the following short stories: "A Change of Heart", "Due Diligence", "Time Gentleman Please", "Cold Comfort Far"....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful collection

    • By Roger on 07-10-08

    Regular price: $33.23

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