Also Published - 5 Debut Novels
Shona MacLean - The Redemption of Alexander Seaton Historical crime set in 1620s Banff in which a disgraced minister seeks to clear his name when a body is found in his house. Quercus.
Harry Sidebottom - Warrior of Rome: Fire in the East The first of a series of adventures featuring Ballista, the AD255 warrior of Rome. Michael Joseph.
James Miller - Lost Boys Dubbed a ‘contemporary Lord of the Flies’, this one has a young lad being bullied at school who withdraws into his own fantasy world. Little, Brown.
Alex Dryden - Red to Black Set in Putin’s Russia and written by an insider, this one includes a deadly triangle of KGB, the mafia and the oligarchs. Headline.
Laura Beatty - Pollard The tale of a woman on the margins of society as we follow bag lady Anne who ran away at the age of 15 and is now living in the woods. Chatto.