Sandstone Press

Dead Stock by Rachel Ward

RRP: £8.99
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781912240425
Publication Date: 15/11/2018
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Dead Stock
An Ant & Bea Mystery

Rachel Ward

‘I’m scared of anyone with a knife and a grudge’

New Year dawns and something is rotten in Kingsleigh. With a body on the bypass and pet cats going missing, supermarket sleuths Ant and Bea have a new case. But juggling problems at work and home takes its toll – and as they near the truth, more than one secret is going to come out.

Rachel Ward

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Rachel Ward is a best-selling writer for young adults. Her first book, Numbers, was published in 2009 and shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. An avid reader of detective...

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‘Bea and Ant are a delightful crime-solving duo and I’ll very happily join them again for another clean-up in a Costsave aisle.’
-Crime Review

‘Another brilliant Ant and Bea adventure. This series gets better and better.’
-Cass Green

‘Starring the most unlikely but endearing detective pairing since Morse and Lewis, Dead Stock is a charming, heartwarming page-turner. Agatha Christie meets Car Share and Coronation Street.’
-Joanna Nadin

‘I love spending time with Bea and Ant! A simply delightful crime-cracking duo.’
-Christi Daugherty

‘Familiar, comforting, and terribly exciting, all at the same time.’
-Mimi Thebo

‘I thoroughly enjoyed spending my weekend with Ant and Bea and can’t wait to read about their next adventure which I believe will be out soon!’
-Portobello Book Blog

‘I'm not sure I can recommend the Ant and Bea mysteries highly enough, Dead Stock is perfectly readable as a stand alone but I would suggest reading The Cost of Living first to really enjoy it to the fullest!’
-Sarah Withers Blog

‘The brilliant second installment of the Ant & Bea Mysteries is filled with cats, mystery and murder – what more could you need?I absolutely adore this series.’
-Between the Pages blog