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Crime Fiction Panel – In Conversation with J.M. Gulvin & James Carol
Mon 8 May 2017, 14:00 – 15:00 BST
Crime writers JM Gulvin and James Carol chat about the genre and their own writing including their new novels The Contract (6th April 2017) and The Quiet Man (4th May 2017) both featuring atypical investigators.
In New Orleans, Texas Ranger John Q is out of his jurisdiction, and possibly out of his depth. It seems everyone in Louisiana wants to send him home, and every time he asks questions there’s trouble: from the pharmacist to the detective running scared to the pimp who turned to him as a last resort. Before John Q knows it, he looks the only link between a series of murders.
The Quiet Man
The hugely popular Jefferson Winter series returns with a gripping new thriller. In Vancouver, the wife of a millionaire is dead following an explosion in her own home. Everyone thinks her husband is responsible, but former FBI profiler Jefferson Winter isn’t so sure. The method is too perfect; the lack of mistakes, uncanny. He’s seen a series of carefully orchestrated murders – once a year, on exactly the same day, a woman dies in a situation just like this one. That date is fast approaching…