Frances Brody

Frances Brody is a pseudonym for Frances McNeil, the scriptwriter, playwright, and author of four novels and the winner of the Elizabeth Elgin Award. Her stage plays have been toured by several theatre companies, and Jehad was nominated for a Time Out Award.

  • Dying in the Wool

    By Frances Brody

    Read by Nicola Barber

    A Kate Shackleton Mystery

    A whimsical and charming Kate Shackleton mystery by the highly praised author, Frances Brody.

    "Nicola Barber performs the reading nicely, capturing all the British accents precisely in the first person narration. Recommended for listeners who enjoy historical mysteries." - SoundCommentary

    Released Tue Feb 14 00:00:00 UTC 2012
    English, Unabridged

  • A Death in the Dales

    By Frances Brody

    Read by Elaine Claxton

    In the seventh book of series, Kate doesn’t get the holiday she was expecting...

    "Claxton's best creations are housekeeper Mrs. Sugden, who attempts to aid Shackleton's inquiry, and courtly Mr. Wigglesworth. Both add a wonderful counterbalance to this satisfying mystery." - AudioFile

    Released Tue Feb 28 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged

  • Death at the Seaside

    By Frances Brody

    Read by Joan Walker

    A Kate Shackleton Mystery

    Tenacious sleuth Kate Shackleton deserves a break...but will she get one?

    "In Brody's tightly woven eighth mystery set in 1920s England, PI Kate Shackleton takes a holiday in the resort town of Whitby...Brody provides plenty of period flavor and just enough clues to point armchair sleuths to the solution." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Thu Mar 08 00:00:00 UTC 2018
    English, Unabridged