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The Cost of Living

(2017)
(The first book in the Ant & Bea Mystery series)
A novel by

 
 
When a young woman is attacked walking home from her local supermarket, Bea Jordan, a smart but unfulfilled checkout girl, is determined to investigate. Colleagues and customers become suspects; secrets are uncovered. While fear stalks the town, Bea finds an unlikely ally in Ant, the seemingly gormless new trainee, but risks losing the people she loves most as death comes close to home.

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"A breath of fresh air, Ant and Bea are fabulous creations." - Sophia Bennett

"Unlikely friendships and quirky wit make this the most warm-hearted of crime debuts." - Lucy Diamond

"Utterly fab, fresh and real." - Fleur Hitchcock


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Used availability for Rachel Ward's The Cost of Living

Paperback Editions

September 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Cost of Living (Ant & Bea Mystery)
Author(s): Rachel Ward
ISBN: 1-910985-83-X / 978-1-910985-83-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sandstone Press Ltd.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

November 2017 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Cost of Living: An Ant and Bea Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): Rachel Ward
ISBN: 1-5288-0069-9 / 978-1-5288-0069-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   


November 2017 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Cost of Living: An Ant and Bea Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): Rachel Ward
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon CA   


November 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Cost of Living: An Ant and Bea Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): Rachel Ward
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

September 2017 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Cost of Living (Ant & Bea Mystery)
Author(s): Rachel Ward
Publisher: Sandstone Press
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU