Simon Michael

Books by Simon Michael

The Lighterman

Barrister Charles Holborne takes on the defence of his cousin Izzy, a river lighterman accused of murder, but finds the job complicated by the enmity of Ronnie Kray.

Reviewed on 08 July 2017 by Chris Roberts

An Honest Man

Criminal barrister Charles Holborne has escaped being framed for murder, but his life and career are in ruins. A major brief offers him a lifeline, but drags him into London’s shadowy underworld.

Reviewed on 26 November 2016 by John Cleal

The Brief

Young London barrister Charles Holbourne is arrested for a murder he didn’t commit. Is the true culprit amongst those in his chambers who hate him, or someone from his professional work?

Reviewed on 11 June 2016 by Chris Roberts