No Stone Unturned, is the first Lucy Lawrence crime/mystery set in 1880s Yorkshire and London.


A suspicious death, stolen gems and an unclaimed reward; who will be the victor in a deadly game of cat and mouse?

London October 1886: Trapped in a troubled marriage, Lucy Lawrence is ripe for an adventure. But when she meets the enigmatic Phineas Stone, over the body of her husband in the mortuary, her world begins to fall apart.

When her late husband’s secrets spill from the grave, and her life is threatened by the leader of London’s most notorious gang, Lucy must find the strength to rise to the challenge. But who can she trust and how is she to stay out of the murderous clutches of London’s most dangerous criminal?

Now also available on as an Audiobook

No Stone Unturned has been awarded the B.R.A.G. Medallion, the Discovered Diamond accolade and Silver Medal in the Book Squirrel Awards 2019.

Some 5* Reviews from Amazon:

S O’C – 5.0 out of 5 stars Fabulous book!  29 June 2019

Verified Purchase: Absolutely loved this book! So witty! And a real page turner! Read this in under a day. The characters and storyline draw you in…. I can’t wait for the next one.

JO’B – 5.0 out of 5 stars Twisty turny read  28 June 2019

Delightful twisty turny read, which has Lucy trying to track down her husbands murderer in the dark underworld of Victorian London. Lecky’s writing is strong and colourful. 5 stars

  • November 2019: No Stone Unturned is awarded the B.R.A.G. Medallion
  • August 2019: No Stone Unturned becomes a ‘Discovered Diamond’


Footprints in the Sandis the second Lucy Lawrence Mystery and is set in Egypt 1887. Lucy finds herself embroiled in the machinations and professional jealousies of rival English and French Egyptologists. When a prominent member of the profession is found murdered, Lucy must keep her wits about her to solve the case and avoid meeting a similar fate.

Published 14th March 2020. Shortlisted for the Coffee Pot Book Club Awards 2020.

Now also available on as an Audiobook

Autumn 2020: The third book in the series, The Art of Deception, will be published in 2021. Watch this space!