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Marnie Riches



Marnie Riches grew up on a rough estate in Manchester, aptly within sight of the dreaming spires of Strangeways prison. She swapped those for the spires of Cambridge University, gaining a Masters degree in Modern & Medieval Dutch and German. She has been a punk, a trainee rock star, a pretend artist, a property developer and professional fundraiser. In her spare time, she likes to run, renovate houses and paint. Oh, and drinking. She likes a drink. And eating. She likes that too. Especially in exotic destinations.

Having authored the first six books of HarperCollins Childrens Time-Hunters series, her George McKenzie crime thrillers for adults were inspired, in part, by her own youth and time spent in The Netherlands as a student. She also writes contemporary womens fiction.
 

Genres: Mystery
 
New Books
November 2022

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The Silent Dead
(Detective Jackie Cooke, book 2)
Marnie Riches recommends
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The Tattoo Thief (2018)
(Marni Mullins and Francis Sullivan, book 1)
Alison Belsham
"Edgy and ice cool - Marni Mullins is my kind of heroine!"
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The Redeemer (2022)
(Shanna Regan, book 1)
Victoria Goldman
"Goldman cleverly intertwines the dark secrets held behind the closed doors of suburbia with the tradition and history of a culture seen too infrequently in crime fiction. An engaging and refreshing read!"
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The Other Side of Night (2022)
Adam Hamdy
"An elegantly-written and compelling genre-bender of a story, which left me thinking about it long after I'd read the last page. It is destined for the big screen!Congratulations Adam!"

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