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Trevor Wood



Trevor Wood has lived in Newcastle for 25 years and considers himself an adopted Geordie, though he still can’t speak the language. He's a successful playwright who has also worked as a journalist and spin-doctor for the City Council. Prior to that he served in the Royal Navy for 16 years joining, presciently, as a Writer. Trevor holds an MA in Creative Writing (Crime Fiction) from UEA. His first novel, The Man on the Street, which is set in his home city, will be published by Quercus in Spring 2020. He is represented by Oli Munson at AM Heath.
 

Genres: Mystery
 
New and upcoming books
Series
Jimmy Mullen
   1. The Man on the Street (2019)
   2. One Way Street (2020)
   3. Dead End Street (2022)
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Novels
   You Can Run (2023)
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Series contributed to
Afraid of the light
   3. Afraid of the Shadows (2021) (with others)
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Trevor Wood recommends
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Seven Days (2024)
Robert Rutherford
"I absolutely rattled through this impressive, polished thriller from Robert Rutherford. One thing I can promise you: it won't take you seven days to read it! Seven hours, more like!"
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A Lesson in Cruelty (2024)
Harriet Tyce
"Excellent, gripping, chilling, clever."
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Crow Moon (2024)
(Martha Strangeways Investigation, book 1)
Suzy Aspley
"Hugely accomplished and extremely creepy."

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Awards
2021 CrimeFest: Specsavers Debut Crime Novel Award : The Man on the Street
2020 John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger : The Man on the Street

Award nominations
2024 Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year (shortlist) : You Can Run
2021 Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year (shortlist) : The Man on the Street


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