The Books

Below is a list of my novels. Some that are no longer available from the original publishers can often be sourced through or through other formats, large print, audio, and ebook format.


Classic at Bay – 
Amy Myers

Crime in the fast lane, starring Jack Colby, car detective


When Jack accepts a commission on behalf of the once notorious cabaret singer Adora Ferne he is delighted because it means he gets to see her private collection of twelve classic Jaguars, each of which is said to have been given to her by a former lover.

She seeks the thirteenth Jaguar, but when Jack tries to buy it from its current owner he runs into problems. Problems that lead to murder.

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The Great War Four Seasons quartet

Summer’s End
Amy Myers
First published as The Last Summer by Alice Carr

The long hot summer of 1914 was, it was said, ‘the end of the old world’.

As war broke out life at Ashden Rectory changes for ever, as the Rector and his wife struggle to come to terms with the changes that it forces upon them and upon their four lively daughters and son. Caroline, Isabel, Felicia, Phoebe and George each have to find their own way to face the future.

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Dark Harvest
Amy Myers
First published under the name of Alice Carr

The Lilley family at Ashden Rectory is struggling to cope with the changes that war brings to their lives and with the horrors of the Zeppelin raids.

Caroline Lilley, with her fiancé Reggie away at the front is determined to play her part in the war effort – but she faces stiff opposition.

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Winter Roses
Amy Myers

First published under the name of Harriet Hudson

By the summer of 1916 the Lilley family is seeing many changes. Tragedy forces Caroline to leave Ashden, only to find herself unexpectedly plunged into the fascinating world of military intelligence – and meeting the enigmatic liaison officer Yves Rosier.

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Songs of Spring
Amy Myers

First published under the name of Harriet Hudson

At Christmas the Lilley family is gathered at the Rectory, with little hope of the war ending, and the new year brings fresh tragedy to Ashden. But a new world is waiting as the Lilley sisters each struggles to determine their own futures.

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Other crime novels by Amy Myers
Classic in the Dock(Jack Colby)
Classic Cashes In (Jack Colby)
Classic in the Pits (Jack Colby)
Classic Mistake (Jack Colby)
Classic in the Clouds (Jack Colby)
Classic Calls the Shots (Jack Colby)
Classic in the Barn (Jack Colby)
Tom Wasp and the Murdered Stunner (Tom Wasp)
Murder on the Old Road (Marsh & Daughter)
Murder Takes the Stage(Marsh & Daughter)
Murder in the Mist(Marsh & Daughter)
Murder and the Golden Goblet (Marsh & Daughter)
Murder in Hell’s Corner (Marsh and Daughter)
Murder in Friday Street (Marsh & Daughter)
The Wickenham Murders (Marsh & Daughter)
Murder with Majesty (Auguste Didier)
Murder in the Queen’s Boudoir (August Didier)
All published by Severn House, UK and US and most available as ebooks and audio’

Murder in Pug’s Parlour
Murder in the Limelight
Murder at Plum ‘s
Murder at the Masque
Murder Makes an Entrée
Murder under the Kissing Bough
Murder in the Smokehouse
Murder in the Music Hall
Murder in the Motor Stable
All published by  Headline in UK ; in the US the first four were published by Avon , and Nos. 5 and 7 by St Martin ‘s Press.
All now available as ebooks.

Tom Wasp and the Murdered Stunner
Tom Wasp and the Newgate Knocker
Published by Five Star, US.

Murder ’Orrible Murder: a collection of short stories
Crippen and Landru, US

That’s The Way He Did It, a collection of short stories
Ebook available on Kindle and epub

Most of my earlier novels are now available as ebooks, and many as audio and large print.

Other websites you might find of interest are the Crime Writers Association , The Crime Readers Association,, Mystery People,, Mystery Readers’ Journal,,, Pauline Rowson at, Judith Cutler, and Edward Marston at .


Short stories by Amy Myers appear in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine (edited by Janet Hutchings), Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine (edited by Linda Landrigan), Strand Magazine, Best British Mysteries series and The Mammoth Book of the Adventures of Moriarty edited by Maxim Jakubowski, Mammoth Book collections edited by Mike Ashley, and the Crime Writers’ Association anthologies (edited by Martin Edwards).

Most recently stories have been included in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, edited by Janet Hutchings, February 2016, The Mammoth Book of the Adventures of Moriarty edited by Maxim Jakubowski.


Harriet’s Novels (and not forgetting Laura and Alice)

Look for me by Moonlight
When Nightingales Sang
The Sun in Glory
The Wooing of Katie May
The Girl from Gadsbys
Tomorrow’s Garden
Pleasant Vices (Laura Daniels)
The Lakenham Folly (Laura Daniels)
The Man who Came Back

Now under the name of Amy Myers

Summer’s End
Dark Harvest
Winter Roses
Songs of Spring
To My Own Desire
Into the Sunlight
Not in our Stars
The Windy Hill
Catching the Sunlight
The Stationmaster’s Daughter
Applemere Summer