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Publication Order of Libby Sarjeant Books

Murder in Steeple Martin (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the Laurels (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in Midwinter (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder by the Sea (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in Bloom (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder In The Green (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder Imperfect (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder to Music (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the Manor (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder by Magic (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in the Monastery (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in the Dark (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in a Different Place (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder Out of Tune (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at Mallowan Manor (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in the Blood (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder Dancing (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder on the Run (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder Most Fowl (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder and The Pantomime Cat (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder by the Barrel (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder and the Glovemaker's Son (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder Repeated (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder on the Edge (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder After Midnight (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder Most Merry (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder by Mistake (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in Autumn (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of The Alexandrians Books

Death Plays a Part (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Entertaining Death (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Death Treads the Boards (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Sexy Shorts for Christmas (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bad Behaviour (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Standalone Plays

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Writing a Pantomime (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to Write a Pantomime (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon

Lesley Cookman is the author of the mystery Series “Libby Sarjeant”. She lives in a sea side town on the Kent coastline in England. She has 4 adult children and two grand-kids with her two cats named Gloria and Godiva, therefore contouring to the stereotype of a crazy lady author. She’s been RNA member for extended period than she cares about it to remember.

Lesley began writing nearly once she started reading, and stuffed numerous Woolworth’s workout books with pony tales till she was of sufficient age to move out with boys. When she was about four, she was a young reader and desired make much more books. And later on, when she commenced writing for a Computer magazine called “Which”.

Since she has been adult, carrying out a diverse career being a model, disc jockey, air stewardess, she has created short fiction and appears for a various magazines, accomplished an masters degree in Creative Writing, completed from University of Wales, trained writing for both WEA and theAdult Education forum in Kent and modified the very first Sexy Shorts bunch of tales from the Accent Press in assisting the Breast Cancer Advertising campaign.

She feels that the books that have inspired her life the most is her parents’ collection of the “Golden Age” detective fiction and her favorite children’s series by Pamela Brown and Monica Edwards.

Lesley is a former free-lance journalist and also has composed short fiction for women’s magazines called pantomimes that are released and executed regularly throughout UK, as well as a Music Hall play, commenced by the British Music Hall Society, in which she used to be editor of one of its magazine called “The Call Boy “and met most of the great people and taken to a dinner by Norman Wisdom. The Libby Sarjeant is released by the Accent Press, which additionally published her book called as “How to Write Pantomime” having a fore-word written by Roy Hudd. Lesley is a member of various associations called ,The Crime Writers’, Romantic Novelists’ and also the Society of Authors.

Special Things to Know about Lesley Cookman

Lesley was requested for an audition as a Bunny Girl in the Playboy Club however she didn’t agree. She was hocked from a car by few weapon-ed soldiers one night time in Lagos.. She worked temporarily at Butlins in Clapton. She has won the RSPCA local story reward 2 years running while she was at school.

Libby Sarjeant A British English Mystery Series

Libby Sarjeant is a middle-aged celebrity actress and a private investigator in England, at Kent. Libby is a sleuth who experiments clues and also the lines prepared for her acting jobs. Not except if it is the victory of good over the evil. In each book Lesley tries to include a critical subject even though her books are intended to be light. She has included unlawful immigration and people trafficking, homo-phobia, honor killings, incest and all types of illegal issues.

Book #1 Murder in steeple Martin

An Artist and an ex-actress Libby Sarjeant is hectic leading a play for the beginning of a new theatre in her town when one of her casts is identified killed. The play was written by her buddy Peter who is centered on real situations in his family, troubling and mystical, which had taken place in the town while in the final war. As the investigation about the murder starts to discover a twisted web of associations in the village, it appears that the situations dramatized in the play even now cast a lengthy shadow, dark adequate to encourage murder. Libby’s natural nosiness soon brings her into the solid of the investigation, but is she too close to the Peter’s family and in specific to his cousin named Ben, to be able to identify the murderer?

Book# 2 Murder at the Laurels

Could possibly it have been a murder? When aged Eleanor Bridges passes away on her birthday celebration at The Laurels nursing care home, none other than her niece called Fran Castle, suspects anything at all. But while the will goes missing out on, and Fran’s recently identified relatives seem to be carrying out everything in their power to prevent inspections, she takes the support of her friend Libby Sarjeant. Collectively they find out menacing incidents in the past, greed and components of witchcraft, all of that provide multiple motive, and it is not till next dead body is found that the murderer is unmasked.

Book # 3 Murder in Midwinter

Libby Sarjeant and her detective friend Fran Castle has learned a derelict theater. When an unfamiliar body is found inside the theater, they really feel duty destined to assist with the investigation.

Even though Libby is instead diverted with all the pre-preparations for her close friends’ Civil Collaboration ceremony, she is having the hold of making use of a computer to look for info. Nevertheless, when a 2nd body is identified as it is also Fran’s psychic instances that can make the link between the demise, a link with surprising final results.

Book # 4 Murder by the sea

When a body is found on a rugged small island in the center of Nether gate Bay the press jump on the sea side town. Quickly an enquiring hack finds out that community citizen Fran Castle has formerly helped the police applying her psychic skills. Introduced into the investigation, Fran normally requests her friend Libby Sarjeant to support, but they shortly find themselves up to their own knees in a lot more mud and the murder than they could probably have expected.

Book # 5 Murder in Bloom

When TV character Lewis Osborne-Walker purchases Creek-marsh Place, Libby Sarjeant’s son, a college student named Adam is used to support with the restoration of the garden. What he does not anticipate is to find out a lengthy buried skeleton. Middle aged actress and an investigator Libby, of course, desires to understand much more about it. However with her buddy Fran’s thoughts on some other things, she has to proceed it alone. Staggering in the footsteps of the police force inquiry, Libby deals with to stirring up a lot more mud compared to Adam’s rotovator.

Lesley Cookman’s book, Murder out of tune is the next in the series, published in October 2014 and topped its style graphs on Amazon.

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One Response to “Lesley Cookman”

  1. John o connor: 2 years ago

    Have Read a few of her books.loved them


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