#Freebie + Extract from Murder from the Newsdesk by Peter Bartram

Posted May 24, 2016 by thischickreads in guest post / 1 Comment


Hey guys,

hope you’re all having a great day. Sunny but also a bit windy here in Macedonia. But as long as the sun is shining, I’m not complaining. Anyway, today I have an extract for you, it’s from Peter Bartram’s latest ‘Murder from the Newsdesk’, a collection of short stories. Read the extract for a taste of it and then head to amazon to download your FREE copy! And better be fast, not to miss this promo. If you like the stories, head to Peter’s website where you can find another of his novellas ‘Murder in Capital Letters’ which is PERMANENTLY FREE!



#Freebie + Extract from Murder from the Newsdesk by Peter BartramMurder from the NewsDesk by Peter Bartram
Published on 25.4.2016
Genres: cozy mystery
Pages: 71
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Murder from the Newsdesk
Seven Crampton of the Chronicle mystery stories
By Peter Bartram

Join Colin Crampton, ace crime reporter on the Evening Chronicle in 1960s Brighton, in seven more cozy crime mysteries.

The Mystery of the African Charity: Amateur sleuth Colin discovers greed - and a murder mystery - behind what looks like a good deed.

The Mystery of the Two Suitcases: Colin interrupts a romantic Valentine’s date with girlfriend Shirley Goldsmith to unravel a case where love will find a way.

The Mystery of the Single Red Sock: Colin’s act of heroism plunges him into the hunt for one of the most violent criminals he’s ever confronted.

The Mystery at the Beauregard Hotel: Colin investigates when two guests disappear unexpectedly in this humorous crime mystery.

The Mystery of the Precious Princess: Colin finds that it’s not only a dog’s life for the canines up at the Greyhound Racing stadium.

The Mystery of the Clothes on the Beach: in another cozy crime story, a local fisherman helps Colin land a surprising catch.

The Mystery of the Phantom Santa: Colin uncovers more than he bargained for when he goes in search of a front-page crime story with a Christmas theme.

This book of cozy mystery stories will keep you smiling to the very last page.





About Peter Bartram

Peter Bartram brings years of experience as a journalist to his Crampton of the Chronicle crime mystery series. His novels are fast-paced and humorous - the action is matched by the laughs. The books feature a host of colourful characters as befits stories set in Brighton, one of Britain's most trend-setting towns. Peter began his career as a reporter on the Worthing Herald newspaper before working as a journalist and editor in London and finally becoming freelance. He has done most things in journalism from door-stepping for quotes to writing serious editorials. He’s pursued stories in locations as diverse as 700-feet down a coal mine and a courtier’s chambers at Buckingham Palace. Peter wrote 21 non-fiction books, including five ghost-written, in areas such as biography, current affairs and how-to titles, before turning to crime – and penning Headline Murder, the first novel in the Crampton series. Stop Press Murder, the second full-length novel in the series is published by Roundfire Book in August 2016.

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