To: F Quint, R Wiggins, K Benson, M Lewis-Robertson and C Adamson, who correctly said Ben Koenig used to work for the US Marshals. They each win a paperback copy of The Botanist. Well done and thank you for entering!
Crime Writer Motivated By Cancer Survival
Link to BBC article from October 2022 – CLICK HERE to read
Dead Ground wins the CWA IAN FLEMING Steel Dagger for 2022!
A new series! Read all about it here
Dead Ground shortlisted for the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger!
The Author Behind Dead Ground – interview with The Yorkshire Times
Thrilled to announce that Dead Ground has been longlisted for the Theakston Old Peculiar Crime Novel of the Year.
Cumbria Crack Q&A – 11.05.2022 CLICK HERE to read the article
Join the UKCBC in Wigan on June 11th 2022 to celebrate the release of The Botanist.
For further details and to buy tickets CLICK HERE.
The Curator has been awarded five stars in the VN (Vrij Nederland) Detective and Thriller guide – thus shortlisting the book for Thriller of the Year!
Only a handful of titles receive the honour per year, and previous winners include Stephen King and John le Carre.
The winner will be announced on 12 May 2022.
CWA Launch High-Profile National Crime Reading Month
Ian Rankin, Anthony Horowitz, Elly Griffiths and Vaseem Khan announced as new ambassadors for NCRM
The world-famed Crime Writers’ Association launches National Crime Reading Month (NCRM) this June – a major initiative designed to celebrate the genre and get the nation reading.
Running in collaboration with national reading charity, The Reading Agency, bestselling authors have been appointed as regional ambassadors of NCRM across the British Isles and Ireland.
Ambassadors include authors Steve Cavanagh, MW Craven, Elly Griffiths, Alis Hawkins, Anthony Horowitz, Vaseem Khan, Nadine Matheson, Louise Phillips, Ian Rankin, LJ Ross, Robin Stevens and Sarah Ward. Find out more at: http://www.crimereading.com/
Dead Ground Longlisted for the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger – April 2022