High-flying London PR executive Agatha Raisin (Ashley Jensen, Extras, Ugly Betty) fulfills a life-long dream of retiring to a small village in the Cotswolds. Desperate to fit in, she enters the local quiche-baking competition, only to find herself a suspect when her entry kills the judge. To save her reputation, Agatha sets out to solve the murder, with the help of her former assistant Roy, eager Detective Constable Bill Wong, and her cleaner Gemma. Along the way, Agatha discovers that she has talent for crime-solving, but her new life is not the quiet country idyll she imagined. Based on the best-selling novels by M.C. Beaton, these "frothy and enjoyable" (The Killing Times TV) mysteries shine with humor and intrigue.

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The Wellspring of Death

A village-wide squabble in Ancombe over the selling of water rights results in the death of Parish Council Chairman Robert Struthers. Agatha, on a PR job for the water company, tries to put the matter out of her mind. But as the body count rises, she finds herself drawn into the fray. 

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The Potted Gardener

Mary Fortune, a seemingly perfect paragon of village life, is found murdered in her own back garden. As shockwaves reverberate through Carsely, a series of bizarre garden sabotages may hold the key to Agatha unlocking the secrets of the murder. Synopsis - With the day of the Gardens Open Day Competition beckoning on the horizon, a key date in Carsely village life, Agatha is determined to do well. But as bizarre instances of garden vandalism plague the village, as well as joyriders from Birmingham tearing up the village green in the night, someone seems to be sabotaging their rivals' chances.

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The Vicious Vet

Veterinarian cum lothario Paul Bladen has the ladies of Carsely all aflutter with excitement. But when a routine operation results in his death, Agatha once again must uncover the truth behind his untimely demise. Synopsis - After a recent bad experience, Agatha is reticent to become involved romantically with a younger man. But when the women of Carsely flock to the vets in the hopes of stealing a glance at newbie PAUL BLADEN, she cannot resist a peek for herself. Sure, enough, Paul is a smoothie - and he quickly invites Agatha out to a candlelit supper.

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The Day The Floods Came

Young bride Kylie Stokes is found dead, her body apparently drowned in a flash flood in the area. But as horrid details surrounding her death come to light, Agatha, who had seen the bride in some dismay on her 'happy' day, resolves to crack the case herself. Synopsis - Enlisted by buddy SIR CHARLES FRAITH to boost the PR credentials of his vast pile Barfield House, Agatha is drawn to young bride KYLIE STOKES, whose ceremony is taking place on the grounds. Appearing upset at the impending marriage, Agatha attempts to set Kylie's fears at rest.

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The Witch of Wyckhadden

Ditching Carsely for the vast Wyckhadden Hotel to escape personal embarrassment, Agatha finds herself in the center of another scandal when local 'witch' Francie Juddle is discovered bludgeoned to death. Trapped in the area until the matter is resolved, Agatha begins her own investigation. Synopsis - Escaping Carsely after an unfortunate (and potentially mortifying) hairdressing mishap, Agatha books herself into the vast Wyckhadden Hotel to avoid personal embarrassment. The establishment is far from her expectations - a spooky place with eccentric guests.

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