Sarah Hilary

Interviewed 23 April 2016

Sarah Hilary

Sarah Hilary has worked as a bookseller, and with the Royal Navy. She now lives in Bath, where she writes copy for a travel publisher. Her debut novel Someone Else’s Skin was a Richard & Judy Book Club bestseller and won the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the year in 2015. The best advice Sarah ever read was in a butcher's shop: 'Please do not sit children on the bacon slicer. We are getting a little behind in our orders.'


Books by Sarah Hilary

Never Be Broken

Children are being stabbed and gunned down on the streets of London. DI Marnie Rome and DS Noah Jake are expected to get results, but Noah is struggling with his own problems, just when Marnie needs him the most.

Reviewed on 01 June 2019 by Linda Wilson

Come And Find Me

A dangerous criminal is on the run after a bloody prison riot that left men dead and horribly maimed. DI Marnie Rome and her team have the job of putting him back behind bars.

Reviewed on 31 March 2018 by Linda Wilson

Quieter Than Killing

While DI Marnie Rome and DS Noah Jake investigate a seemingly random series of violent attacks in London, Marnie also has to come face to face with the demons from her own past.

Reviewed on 29 April 2017 by Linda Wilson

Tastes Like Fear

DI Marnie Rome and her team are on the look-out for two very different missing teenagers.

Reviewed on 14 May 2016 by Linda Wilson

No Other Darkness

DI Marnie Rome and DS Noah Jake are faced with a sinister case of discovering who left two young boys to die in an underground bunker in a back garden.

Reviewed on 08 May 2015 by Sharon Wheeler

Someone Else's Skin

DI Marnie Rome and DS Noah Jake are called to a women's refuge where a man has been stabbed. What they find turns all their expectations upside down as the violence escalates.

Reviewed on 22 February 2014 by Sharon Wheeler