CrimeFest Saturday 11 May 2019
10:10 - 11:00
20th Century Historicals discussed by:
is a screenwriter and novelist based in London. Guy's first novel, The
Pictures, was released in 2017 and shortlisted for the CWA New Blood Award
for Best Debut Crime Novel. Critics from the
Telegraph, The Times and Mail on Sunday listed it as one of the
top crime books of that year and it has recently been optioned for film. His
second novel The Syndicate was released in October 2018. www.guybolton.com
Fennell was born and raised in Belfast. He loves reading and is the author of the
action thriller Sleeper series, which has been listed for three awards.
J.D. has had a long career in writing for corporates: ‘It’s all about telling a
story.’ He has also played rugby for Brighton and when he is not writing he is
learning to box. He is currently writing a new crime series set in Central
Sarah Williams is a passionate writer of and on crime fiction.
Having spent most of her professional life as a writer, she decided recently to
concentrate on crime fiction. Her debut crime novel, Small Deaths, is a historical mystery. Her new series, featuring a
community psychiatric nurse, launches in autumn 2019 with It Should Have Been You. www.swwilliamsauthor.com
Peter Murphy has published six
legal thrillers in the Ben Schroeder series about a barrister in 1960s and
1970s London: A Higher Duty; A Matter for the Jury; And is There Honey Still For Tea?; The Heirs of Owain Glyndwr; Calling Down the
Storm; and One Law For the Rest of Us.
He has also written humorous short stories based on his experience as a judge: Walden of Bermondsey; and Judge Walden: Back in Session.