I’m off to the country on the Sunday 30th July to the wonderful Much Ado Books in Alfriston. Elly Griffiths and I will be interviewed by the fabulous Lisa Holloway (of Brighton’s top night out – The Space) . Do come along and join in.
We’ll be chatting about each other’s writing, what makes us write and the books we each enjoy reading.… Read more
Murder in your neighbourhood. Detectives on your doorstep.
Come and see me in Hammersmith Library
Shepherds Bush Road, London W6 7AT
Thursday 28th May 2015 at 6.00 – 7.30 pm.
Elly Griffiths (author of the fantastic Ruth Galloway novels) will be interviewing me about my new novel The Detective’s Secret. With guest Stephen Cassidy, retired Chief Superintendent of the Metropolitan Police who has helped me with research questions throughout my writing The Detective’s Daughter series.… Read more
I will be interviewed by Lisa Holloway, presenter of Brighton’s The Space at an evening hosted by the oldest writing group in the UK (founded in 1937). Lisa and I will discuss a number of topics including my use of place both in the past and the present, different themes in my novels: loss, class, relationships with family and in my new novel – published that day – The Detective’s Secret surveillance, and betrayal.… Read more
I was one of a ‘Myriad of Crime Writers’.
Three top crime writers who started their careers with independent publisher, Myriad Editions.
A wonderful night under the Speigle Tent on the Steine – a pop up community in full swing. I was on stage with Elizabeth Haynes (Into the Darkest Corner, Revenge of the Tide, Human Remains and Under a Silent Moon) and Lisa Cutts (Never Forget).… Read more
Thursday 27th February.
This was a lovely evening – thanks to the hospitality of both the Steyning Bookshop who organised the event and the Sussex Produce Store who put on a delicious meal. The bestselling crime writer Elly Griffiths and I talked about how we write. We explored the importance of place in our fiction – Norfolk for Elly, Hammersmith for me.… Read more
I took part in a panel discussion on psychological crime fiction with Claire McGowan, Louise Millar and Tom Vowler at the 2013 Bristol Crimefest. Chaired by writer Julia Crouch.
The convention hotel was held at the Bristol Marriott Royal on College Green and amazingly the sun shone. Let’s hope it does the same for us this year.… Read more
Crime in the country!
In December 2012 I took part in a day celebrating crime fiction alongside writers Elly Griffiths and Peter James.
Crime For Christmas was put on by Much Ado Books in Alfriston. Sixteen of the UK’s leading crime-writers discussed writing, reading and each other’s work in front of a packed audience and signed copies afterwards.… Read more