Martin Edwards is the author of eighteen novels, the most recent of which is The Dungeon House. His other publications include The Golden Age of Murder, a ground-breaking study of detective fiction which won the Edgar and Agatha awards in 2016; he has also won a CWA Dagger and the CWA Margery Allingham Prize. He is series consultant for the British Library's Crime Classics, and in 2015, he was elected eighth President of the Detection Club, an office previously held by G.K. Chesterton, Agatha Christie, and Dorothy L. Sayers.
Olive Etchells was born and raised in industrial Lancashire and now lives inGloucestershire. She has been writing for many years, both under her own nameand pseudonyms.Olive Etchells was born in Lancashire. She has been writing for many years and is best know for her Jericho Rose Lancashire sagas.
No. 1 bestselling author JANET EVANOVICH is the recipient of the Crime Writers` Association`s John Creasey Memorial, Last Laugh and Silver Gagger awards, as well as the Left Coast Crime`s Lefty award, and is the two-time recipient of the Independent Mystery Booksellers` Association`s Dilys award. She lives in New Hampshire, where she is at work on her next Stephanie Plum adventure. Her website address is www.evanovich.com.
Janet Evanovich now lives in New Hampshire but, like Stephanie Plum, grew up in New Jersey. She has won major crime fiction awards for her Stephanie Plum novels: ONE FOR THE MONEY was presented with the Crime Writers' Association John Creasey Award and the Dilys Award, TWO FOR THE DOUGH won the CWA Last Laugh Award and THREE TO GET DEADLY was awarded the CWA Silver Dagger for 1997.
Stewart Evans is a retired police officer who has made it his life's work to track down previously hidden or suppressed documentary evidence relating to Jack the Ripper. He is the co-author of The Lodger - The Arrest and The Escape of Jack the Ripper. He lives in Suffolk.