Kerry Tombs
Kerry Tombs is an English author of historical mystery novels. He writes the Ravenscroft series. Following a teaching career in both England and Australia, Kerry began working as a genealogist, lecturer and bookseller in Malvern, Worcestershire, England. This would become the setting for his Ravenscroft series. Kerry lives in Brittany, France.

Kerry Tombs became a published novelist in 2006 with the novel The Malvern Murders. Below is a list of Kerry Tombs’ books in order of when they were originally released:

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Publication Order of Ravenscroft Books

The Malvern Murders (2006)Description / Buy at
The Worcester Whisperers (2008)Description / Buy at
The Ledbury Lamplighters (2009)Description / Buy at
The Tewkesbury Tomb (2011)Description / Buy at
The Droitwich Deceivers (2012)Description / Buy at
The Pershore Poisoners (2014)Description / Buy at
The Upton Undertakers (2015)Description / Buy at
The Herefordshire Hangmen (2017)Description / Buy at
The Bromsgrove Bookseller (2020)Description / Buy at
Ravenscroft's Last Case (2020)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

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Kerry Tombs Synopsis: The Malvern Murders by Kerry Tombs is the first book in the Ravenscroft series. It is 1887 – the year before the Jack the Ripper murders in London, and Inspector Samuel Ravenscroft of the Whitechapel Constabulary fails to apprehend the murderer of a young girl. Reprimanded by his superiors, he is told to take a vacation in Malvern. After experiencing the rigours of the Water Cure treatment at the Tudor Hydropathic establishment, he is asked to help solve the murder of a prominent local business man – and soon uncovers a world of danger and deceit beneath the surface of genteel Malvern society. Before he can hope to solve the crime however, he must first strive to encounter the mysterious woman in black – and to survive the ancient curse of the Raggedstone Hill…

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