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Martyn Bedford

UK flag (b.1959)

Martyn  was brought up in south London, but now lives in Yorkshire.

He worked as a journalist for a number of years, but gave up to write full-time with the success of his first novel, Acts of Revision, which won the Yorkshire Post Best First Novel Award.
Anthologies edited
M.O. Crimes of Practice (2008) (with Robert Barnard, Ann Cleeves, Martin Edwards, Kate Ellis, Sarah Hilary and Christine Poulson)
Conradology (2017) (with Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Jacek Dukaj, Becky Harrison, Pawel Huelle, Worciech Orlinski, Sarah Penny, Magda Raczynska and Olga Tokarczuk)
Costa Children's Book Award Best Novel nominee (2011) : Flip