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Creek and Magellan investigate the apparently impossible suicide of a female illusionist, whose daughter happens to be a former flame of Creek's, and whose twin sister was killed fifteen years previously. But there is another lateral mind at work this time, in the form of swashbuckling Det Insp Gideon Pryke.
How can a gun be fired through a glass window without breaking the glass? How do bodies disappear and turn to dust within stone castle walls? Jonathan must once again put his thinking cap on to solve the mystery surrounding the murder of an actress, this time without the help of Maddy!moreless
A young woman is strangled in the woods. A witness claims the murderer is the murdered woman's ex-boyfriend, but he committed suicide three weeks before.
Jonathan and Maddy continue to investigate the murder at Gallow's Gate, while coming under suspicion themselves.
When a ghost hunter dedicated to exposing fraud in all its forms dies in a tragic accident, Jonathan and Carla investigate whether his spirit lives on. Why did the boat crash occur, how did the body disappear and how did the answers to five spontaneous questions mysteriously appear in a bottle beneath the sand?moreless
Jonathan is asked to investigate a series of unexplained disappearances from the attic in a Gothic house. Joey Ross is determined to find out what happened to her friend, and joins Jonathan in his quest.
A priceless porcelain figure of the Shinto monk Sikoto-no disappears from a museum, setting off a train of tragic events. When Jonathan Creek and Carla Borrego are called in to investigate, the trail takes them deep into a mysterious wood, where a gnarled old beech tree holds the key to the puzzle.moreless
A renowned polymath dies and his corpse disappears from a locked study. The mystery overwhelms his widow, who is increasingly troubled by 50-year-old memories of an unexplained death at her school and a vision of God, and she solicits the help of Jonathan and Joey. They have to contend with the brilliant DI Gideon Pryke, who is heading up the murder investigation.moreless
The Creeks are called on to assist their cleaning lady when her evening with a male escort takes an unexpected turn. Elsewhere, a kidnap victim escapes her abductors, apparently by teleportation. And there are strange goings-on at the home of the editor of the local parish magazine.
Jonathan meets a young woman employed by a celebrated crime novelist and his wife. A series of inexplicable events at her employers' home has convinced the woman that she is losing her mind. Could there be a connection with the Egyptian housekeeper who apparently murdered her own employer at the same house in 1889?moreless
The star of a successful West End musical is found stabbed in her dressing room, which had been locked from the inside and from which no assailant coud have escaped. Her baffled producer calls on the services of Jonathan Creek… but he and his wife Polly are struggling to cope with a personal tragedy.moreless
Jonathan and Polly try to adjust to village life, but a strange beast has been sighted near the vicarage, a sex scandal threatens to rock the local community, and Polly is troubled by recurring nightmares. A retired local psychic, formerly The Amazing Astrodamus, brings the village to a standstill with an amazing act of clairvoyance.moreless