Books by Priscilla Masters

Priscilla Masters is the author of numerous crime novels – she was born in Halifax and is one of seven adopted children. The family moved to South Wales where she lived until she was sixteen when she went to Birmingham to work and then train as a nurse. S


BRIDGE OF SIGHS  by Priscilla Masters
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2019

"The latest of Masters' character-driven procedurals (The Devil's Chair, 2014, etc.) holds your attention from the first chapter to the last."
A coroner faces the toughest case of her life. Read full book review >
THE DEVIL'S CHAIR by Priscilla Masters
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2014

"Masters (Smoke Alarm, 2012, etc.) provides another entertaining procedural whose twists will keep you guessing."
A four-year-old child vanishes so completely that rumor has it the devil took her. Read full book review >
THE FINAL CURTAIN by Priscilla Masters
Released: Sept. 1, 2013

"A solid police procedural especially likely to appeal to 1960s nostalgia buffs."
A former child star, a lonely moor, a series of threats: Do they add up to attention-seeking or something a good deal more sinister? Read full book review >
SMOKE ALARM by Priscilla Masters
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 1, 2012

"A tasty combination of police procedural and forensics, with a touch of romance."
When three people die in a tragic fire, is it an accident or murder? That's a question for DI Alex Randall and coroner Martha Gunn. Read full book review >
A VELVET SCREAM by Priscilla Masters
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2012

"Masters, who writes several different series (Frozen Charlotte, 2011, etc.), here gives Joanna a sturdy police procedural with a touch of romance."
A series of attacks that may or not be rape pose a difficult case for DI Joanna Piercy and her colleagues. Read full book review >
FROZEN CHARLOTTE by Priscilla Masters
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 1, 2011

"The strong premise is weakened by pace-killing subplots imbued with the sensibility of a romance novel."
Who is the very quiet woman with the very quiet baby in the very noisy Accident and Emergency department of the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital? Read full book review >
A PLEA OF INSANITY by Priscilla Masters
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 15, 2005

"Ah, the human mind. Masters keeps its noodles at a rolling boil."
First U.S. publication of a thriller by a Brit known for her medical mysteries. Read full book review >