CLOSED: Win six Christmas crime novels and a John Lewis hamper

With the holiday season just around the corner, we’re celebrating by giving one lucky winner a bundle of six chilling crime reads with a festive twist, plus a John Lewis & Partners Spirit of Christmas Hamper. The hamper includes a great selection of traditional treats such as mince pies, chutney and Christmas pudding. There’s also a bottle of Prosecco and a box of Christmas crackers to make your festive gathering go out with a bang.

The book bundle will include Death Comes at Christmas by Gladys Mitchell, Footsteps in the Dark Georgette Heyer, 19th Christmas by James Patterson, The Secret Santa by Trish Harnetiaux, A Maigret Christmas by Georges Simenon and Cold Christmas by Alastair Gunn.

To be in with a chance of winning, simply enter your details below. Good luck!

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393 Comments

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    Love James Patterson books, read up to 17th just need 18th & 19th now.

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    Thank you

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    Just ordered his latest, called …..Criss Cross….at my Library.

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    Fingers crossed ?

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    Love to read I go through 3 books a month and I am in need of new books as I have read all the ones on the shelf.

    That would be a perfect Christmas for me. All tucked up against the cold with lovely snacks and a good book. Perfection!

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