Cecilia Peartree is the mystery writing pen-name of a writer from Edinburgh. 
She has published 11 novels and a handful of shorter stories in the Pitkirtly Mystery series, set in a fictitious small town on the coast of Fife.
Cecilia also writes the Quest series of mystery /thrillers set in the Britain of the 1950s, and occasionally likes to travel further back in time too.
  • Scotland
  • JoinedJuly 11, 2014


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Thanks to everyone who has read anything of mine, followed me or been in touch so far. I'm sorry I haven't communicated more, but I am a newbie here and it is taking me a while to find my way around...
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Stories by Cecilia Peartree
Frozen in Crime by cecilia_writer
Frozen in Crime Mystery / Thriller
As Christmas approaches, deep snow cloaks the little town of Pitkirtly, an armed robbery takes place and Jemima's husband Dave disappears. Amaryllis, searching for adventure, wants to go on an epic quest but Chris...
Recycled by cecilia_writer
Recycled Mystery / Thriller
Amaryllis tells the story of what happened when she got a bit cross with a cyclist This short story was originally written for a competition (it didn't win), and has been published on Smashwords. It features Amaryl...
Crime in the Community by cecilia_writer
Crime in the Community Mystery / Thriller
Christopher's illusion of having his life under control is shattered when the mysterious Amaryllis appears in his small town in Fife, bringing new ideas, confusion and ultimately chaos in her wake.
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