Iceland Noir — the programme’s out now

Iceland Noir — the programme’s out now

Next month I’m one of the many authors at Iceland Noir. Looks a fascinating event — especially since I’ve never set foot in Iceland. You can find the programme here. My events are: Friday November 21 9.00 Nordic Perspectives Moderator: Jake Kerridge...
A few dates in Austria and Germany

A few dates in Austria and Germany

I’ll be visiting Austria in Germany in September for the launch of the translation of The Killing II (Verbrechen 2) from my German publisher Hanser. Current dates are: September 23: “Crimenight Vienna” reading in Vienna September 25: Festival “Mord am Hellweg”,...

Launching Poppenhuis at Dutch thriller month

Every year Holland has a great, month-long festival covering crime and thriller novels. It’s a real thrill to be launching the debut of my new Amsterdam crime series in Dutch, from Meulenhoff Boekerij, on the first night of May 29. And in great company too. More...

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival, July 19

I’ll be in Harrogate for the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in July. In addition to general bar and event-lurking you’ll find me chairing a panel on the Saturday dedicated to unravelling the mysteries of forensic detail and research. Dave...

Launching The House of Dolls in Amsterdam

If you’re launching a new crime series set in Amsterdam there really is only one place to do it: Amsterdam Book Center, one of Europe’s finest English-language book stores and a real city institution. I’ve been going to ABC ever since I first started...