Spencer, Sally

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The Company

Spencer, author of various series featuring police officers (“Jennie Redhead”; “Monika Paniatowski”) offers an intense, convoluted stand-alone. It’s not always easy to piece together Rob’s twisted thoughts and the police investigation, but readers who enjoy Spencer’s works might want to try.

Dry Bones: A Jennie Redhead Mystery

Readers of Charles Todd's historical mysteries or crime novels set in academia may appreciate the ambience.

Best Served Cold: A DCI Monica Paniatowski Mystery

Only one member of the Whitebridge Players actually made it to the big time...

Supping with the Devil: A DCI Monika Paniatowski Mystery

Trying to avoid career assassination by her chief constable, Monika Paniatowski (Death's Dark Shadows) is assigned to cover the Earl of Ridley's rock concert...

Death's Dark Shadow: A DCI Monika Paniatowski Mystery

Case number seven (after A Walk with the Dead) is a quietly compelling story for those intrigued by war crimes and the resulting fallout. Spencer's admirable Paniatowski character has spun off strongly from the popular DCI Woodend series.

A Walk with the Dead: A Monica Paniatowski Mystery

DCI Monika Paniatowski returns in her sixth procedural (after Lambs to the Slaughter) and finds herself emotionally torn up when young girl's death strikes a bit too close to home...


DCI Monika Paniatowski (Echoes of the Dead) usually follows the beat of her own drummer, but she's stuck when the chief's wife is missing...

Echoes of the Dead

Spencer's third series title (after The Dead Hand of History and The Ring of Death) reflects the author's empathy and understanding of human nature as her characters display a gamut of emotions and behaviors. The result is a near-perfect mix of procedural and top-notch mystery.

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