Introducing the 4rd character from "Tennison", DC Spencer Gibbs who, on his nights off, is the lead singer in a rock group... read more
Introducing the 3rd character from "Tennison", WPC Kath Morgan, a tough and experienced police woman... read more
Another character profile from 'Tennison' - thank you all so much for the wonderful feedback yesterday! Today we feature Pam Tennison, Jane's younger sister. read more
A taste of what is to come in 'Tennison', my new book (published on 24th September 2015)...
Over the next few weeks I will be posting some background on the key characters, starting today with the young Jane Tennison. read more
I can’t believe it is only a month today until ‘Tennison’ is published! I am so looking forward to sharing Jane’s early life with you, and over the next four weeks I’ll be posting details about the key characters in the book... read more
I am hosting a dinner in Liverpool to raise money for Variety - The Children's Charity! read more
I haven’t been able to say anything before now, but today I am delighted to announce that my next book, ‘Tennison’ which is the prequel to ‘Prime Suspect’, is being made into a new series for ITV. read more
I'm often asked why I decided to revisit Jane Tennison and write about her early career as a probationary officer in the Met. In this exclusive video I reveal all... https://youtu.be/uZ8yko3nzX4
As many of you know, my next book will be coming out on 24th September 2015. ‘Tennison’ is the prequel to Prime Suspect.
But I have had a huge number of questions about Anna Travis, asking when I will be writing my next book about her. read more
I had never thought about focusing on Jane’s early life and career. When we first meet her in Prime Suspect, Jane (played by Helen Mirren) is 45 years old and already a DCI.
The idea for TENNISON came about when I was asked by a reader at an event in Sheffield in 2013 “Where did Jane Tennison come from?”. The question stayed with me and I slowly began to create her past. read more