I am delighted to announce that book 8 in the Frances Doughty Mysteries has just been commissioned. Expect murder, danger, dramatic surprises and lots of bicycles.
A wonderful afternoon at Darkfest Continue Reading
Congratulations to the winners of the coveted CWA Daggers and Red Herring awards! Continue Reading
Event Programme 28 October 2017 12.10 TEN MINUTE TALES: with Theatre of Dark Encounters retells a local crime. Author and experts compare notes on crime and criminals. 12.30-1.15 pm CRIME PAST: Novelists William Sutton and Linda Stratmann discuss Victorian mayhem and murder with cultural historian Professor Brad Beaven 1.25 TEN MINUTE TALES: another chilling tale!… Continue Reading
15 to 17 September 2017 was the 32nd annual conference of the Police History Society which Gary and I attended. The event was held at the Imperial Hotel Torquay. There were some fascinating and thought provoking talks. Adam Wood of Mango Books who must be the leading expert on Chief Inspector Swanson of Scotland Yard,… Continue Reading