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The Missing Heiress

(2012)
(The Heiress of Linn Hagh)
(The first book in the Detective Lavender Mystery series)
A novel by

 
 
Northumberland, November 1809. A menacing figure stalks women through Hareshaw Woods and when Helen Carnaby, a beautiful young heiress, disappears from her locked bedchamber everyone fears the worst. The townsfolk cry 'witchcraft' and the local constabulary are baffled. Helen Carnaby's worried uncle sends for help from Bow Street magistrates' court in London. Detective Stephen Lavender and Constable Woods now face their toughest and most dangerous assignment. Convinced at first that this is just a simple case of a young woman eloping with a lover, Lavender and Woods are alarmed to discover a sinister, murderous world of madness, violence and secrets lurking behind the heavy oak door of the ancient pele tower at Linn Hagh. Why did Helen Carnaby flee on that wintry October night? How did she get out of her locked bed chamber? And where is she now? Hindered by Helen's uncooperative siblings, distracted by gypsies, rebellious farmers, highwaymen and an attractive and feisty Spanish senora, Helen Carnaby's disappearance is to prove one of the most perplexing mysteries of Lavender's career. Set in the beautiful market town of Bellingham, 'The Missing Heiress' is the first in a planned series of Regency whodunits featuring Detective Lavender and Constable Woods.

Genre: Historical Mystery

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Hardback Editions

December 2012 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Missing Heiress (The Detective Lavender Series)
Author(s): Karen Charlton
ISBN: 1-908483-70-9 / 978-1-908483-70-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Knox Robinson Publishing Ltd
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Paperback Editions

June 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Heiress of Linn Hagh (The Detective Lavender Mysteries)
Author(s): Karen Charlton
ISBN: 1-4778-3008-1 / 978-1-4778-3008-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
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December 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Heiress of Linn Hagh: The First Detective Lavender Mystery: Volume 1 (The Detective Lavender Series)
Author(s): Karen Charlton
ISBN: 0-9928036-0-8 / 978-0-9928036-0-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Famelton Publishing
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April 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Missing Heiress (The Detective Lavender Series)
Author(s): Karen Charlton
ISBN: 1-908483-71-7 / 978-1-908483-71-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Knox Robinson Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

May 2018 : Audio CD

Title: The Heiress Of Linn Hagh
Author(s): Karen Charlton
ISBN: 1-978600-00-3 / 978-1-978600-00-3
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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May 2018 : Audio CD

Title: The Heiress Of Linn Hagh
Author(s): Karen Charlton
ISBN: 1-978600-01-1 / 978-1-978600-01-0
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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June 2015 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Heiress of Linn Hagh (The Detective Lavender Mysteries)
Author(s): Karen Charlton
ISBN: 1-5012-5198-8 / 978-1-5012-5198-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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June 2015 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Heiress of Linn Hagh, The (The Detective Lavender Mysteries)
Author(s): Karen Charlton
ISBN: 1-5012-5223-2 / 978-1-5012-5223-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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June 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Heiress of Linn Hagh
Author(s): Karen Charlton
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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June 2015 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Heiress of Linn Hagh
Author(s): Karen Charlton
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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June 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Heiress of Linn Hagh
Author(s): Karen Charlton
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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June 2015 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Heiress of Linn Hagh
Author(s): Karen Charlton
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

June 2015 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Heiress of Linn Hagh (The Detective Lavender Mysteries Book 1)
Author(s): Karen Charlton
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
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