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A Novel Idea: The Helen C. Escott Book Club

January is already turning out to be an exciting month for crime thriller readers. For the first time both Operation Wormwood and The Reckoning are on sale!

Operation Wormwood is a sensational crime thriller & its conclusion, The Reckoning, is the shocking, adrenaline-fueled finale in this bestselling Duology by Helen C. Escott.

Now, for the first time, you can own this crime-thriller duology for a special low price of $29.99, available only at

Helen C Escott’s iconic detective is back – in this bestselling suspense thriller series.

Sgt. Nicholas Myra’s crime-solving spree takes him to the most historic areas of the oldest city in North America, St. John’s. He is hot on the track of a serial killer who the media and public are calling a hero.

Read about this bestselling series here.

Operation Wormwood is a bestseller that critics are calling ‘one heck of a thriller.’ It was a finalist in the 2019 Arthur Ellis Awards for Best First Crime Novel. Read the first chapter here.

Royal Newfoundland Constabulary's Sgt. Nicholas Myra knows that evil lurks around every corner. He has policed the city of St. John's his whole career.

Take a trip through some the scenes in both novels. Click here.

Helen C. Escott's Operation Series takes you on a thrill ride through the oldest city in North America. Where historical landmarks become clues and every name has two meanings. Each one is a mind blowing crime thriller that will have you researching what’s real and what’s not. Never take a chapter at face value. See the whole series here.

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