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John Lawton


UK flag (b.1949)

TV producer, and for past five years full time writer. John Lawton lives in a hilltop village in the Derbyshire Pennines.

Genres: Thriller, Mystery
 
Series
Frederick Troy
   1. Black Out (1994)
   2. Old Flames (1996)
   3. A Little White Death (1998)
   4. Riptide (2001)
     aka Bluffing Mr. Churchill
   5. Blue Rondo (2004)
     aka Flesh Wounds
   6. Second Violin (2007)
   7. A Lily of the Field (2010)
   8. Friends and Traitors (2017)
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Dancing on the Grave (2018)
(CSI Grace McColl and DC Nick Weston, book 1)
Zoë Sharp
"I’m used to cool, hard killers—in fiction that is—but I don’t think I’ve ever come across a cool, hard killer as vulnerable as Edith Airey… Bisley-grade crack-shot she could drop you at half a mile…yet she’s seventeen, the only, lonely child of a dysfunctional family (otherwise known as having a slob for a father) in one of the wilder corners of a wild England. Now…read on…"
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The Sandpit (2020)
Nicholas Shakespeare
"Nicholas Shakespeare gathers comparisons to the great and the good. He needs none. He is what he is - a very fine English novelist."
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The Starlings of Bucharest (2021)
(Moscow Wolves, book 2)
Sarah Armstrong
"An onviable talent for location and detail."

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