Stephen Booth Author Visit

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Stephen Booth, the award winning local crime author who has published several worldwide bestsellers, will be visiting Blackburn Library!

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On Monday the 3rd February, Stephen will be giving a reading of his latest book, providing a discussion about his writing, and answering any questions you may have.

There will also be books available to purchase on the day that you can get signed! Tickets are just £3 to buy from Blackburn Library or Darwen Library at the desk. Alternatively, you can get a ticket on Eventbrite and pay on the day.

Stephen Booth is a local author who was born in Burnley and brought up in Blackpool. He has published over 20 bestselling novels in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand.

His most popular books are the Cooper & Fry series which focus on Derbyshire police detectives Ben Cooper and Diane Fry who uncover crimes set in the Peak District.

We have an extensive collection of Stephen Booth's books and audiobooks across Blackburn with Darwen Libraries and several of his titles are also available on Borrowbox. For further details, please call 01254 661221 or email

One of our best story tellers" - Sunday Telegraph

"A modern master of rural noir" - The Guardian

"There are few, if any, contemporary writers who do this as well as Stephen Booth"

- Arena magazine

"Atmospheric, psychological stunners" - The Bookseller

"Some of the best crime fiction in the UK" - Manchester Evening News

"Suspenseful and supremely engaging. Booth does a wonderful job" - Los Angeles Times

The Cooper & Fry series in order:

1. Black Dog (2000)

2. Dancing with Virgins (2001)

3. Blood on the Tongue (2002)

4. Blind to the Bones (2003)

5. One Last Breath (2004)

6. The Dead Place (2005)

7. Scared to Live (2006)

8. Dying to Sin (2007)

9. The Kill Call (2009)

10. Lost River (2009)

11. The Devil's Edge (2011)

12. Dead and Buried (2012)

13. Already Dead (2013)

14. The Corpse Bridge (2014)

15. The Murder Road (2015)

16. Secrets of Death (2016)

17. Dead in the Dark (2017)

18. Fall down Dead (2018)

Standalone novels:

1. Claws (2007)

2. Top Hard (2012)

3. Drowned Lives (2019)

Facebook: @stephenboothbooks

Twitter: @stephenbooth


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