The Jack Lockwood Diaries (Buy)
22 short stories relating to the life of Behavioural Investigative Adviser to the police and writer, Jack Lockwood. There are supernatural, mystery, adventure and humorous stories, each one giving an insight into Jack’s life, relating to past adventures and incidents.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Suicide (Buy)
Action packed thriller/mystery packed with murders and twists. Whilst researching the suicide of rock queen Maggi O’Kane in 1980, ex-criminal profiler Dr Jack Lockwood discovers evidence suggesting that she and her band were murdered to suppress facts she found out about John Lennon’s assassination. first of a series of Jack Lockwood mysteries.
What happens if you fall in love with a killer? Jack Lockwood, psychologist/criminal profiler and writer falls in love with Lucy Green, whom he later has reason to believe may be the child-killer, Megan Foster. Megan was held in custody aged eight, in 1982, and released ten years later with a new identity. Simultaneously, Jack is being targeted by a gangster who does not want him to write his (unauthorised) biography. What’s more there’s a serial killer on the loose in historic Canterbury, someone christened called ‘the Bible Killer’, who targets women and kills them in a particularly gruesome manner. Is Lucy the Bible Killer? Jack has to find out, but the answers are far from simple.
Sheer Fear (Buy)
Sheer Fear is the third in the Jack Lockwood mystery series and starts when Jack’s half brother falls from a crane, having just told Jack about the conspiracy to frame him for three rape murders. Just before he dies he tells Jack that a very important person has been accused of historic child abuse, and his incrimination is part of the cover-up to protect the man, who is an influential ex-politician and Lord of the realm. At the same time, Jack has an unknown enemy who is playing vicious tricks on him, and he knows he must find out who it is before the tricks turn deadly.
Dolls’ Houses (Buy)
This step-by-step guide aims to give even the most basic woodworker the confidence to create impressive dolls’ houses. Full instructions are given for a variety of house designs, as well as advice on selection of tools, materials and how to furnish the completed house.
A Guide to Major House Repairs (Buy)
A Guide to Major House Repairs provides a concise, easy-to-understand guide to building damage. It details types of building problems and outlines steps for DIY and professional repair work. Packed with advice from experts, it also examines how major deterioration can develop from less serious faults that can be fixed earlier in the process, saving the homeowner time and money.
Architectural Salvage (Buy)
Whether you live in a Georgian town house, a Victorian terraced property or a 1930s semi, when it comes to carrying out repair and refurbishment work it is always better to use original materials. This informative guide tells you everything you need to know about tracking down and purchasing reclaimed building materials of all kinds, including bricks, roof and floor tiles, slates, timber, doors and door furniture and much more.
Leatherwork: A Manual of Techniques (Buy)
A comprehensive guide including the techniques of cutting, bevelling, burnishing, hand-stitching, carving, stamping and thonging. Shows you what tools are required, outlines the different types of leather, and details the techniques of cutting, bevelling, burnishing, hand-stitching, carving, stamping and thonging. With a variety of projects to try and explanatory illustrations throughout, this is a comprehensive guide to this timeless craft.
Tudor Doll’s Houses (Buy)
A presentation of the stages of planning and constructing a Tudor-style dolls’ house, bridging the gap between the concept and a professionally constructed model. It covers the architectural background of the period, how to create detailed plans, and the tools, materials and craft techniques required, and describes all practical aspects of making Tudor dolls’ houses.