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Welcome to my Official Website

Whether you’ve been a fan of my books and dramas for years, or are just discovering my work for the first time, this site will provide you with the most up-to-date information about my life in crime. It’s always great to hear from you, so stay in touch either through this site, or follow me on Facebook or Twitter. Thank you for dropping by.

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Recent News

Prime Suspect and World Book Night

Prime Suspect is among the 20 books to be given away on World Book Night in 2015.

Other titles chosen include David Almond’s Skellig, The Moaning of Life by Karl Pilkington and Roddy Doyle’s short novel Dead Man Talking.

Volunteers will hand out 250,000 free books on 23rd April 2015 to encourage more people to read.

You can read more about World book Night here:

Upcoming Events

Before Prime Suspect There Was Tennison

On this Day…

I am Reading…

A Third Face – My Tale of Writing, Fighting and Filmmaking

by Samuel Fuller

I am Watching…


French detective series – Brilliant!


Book covers

Over 30 of my books are currently in print. Read all about the novels and series in the main books section.

TV and DVD

DVD covers

There have been several award-winning adaptations of my books for television and major, specially commissioned series. Read more in the TV & DVD section.

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