Books published by Corsair

Good Dark Night

Tatiana Goodwin, widow of crime boss Rich, has struggled to take over his business as enemies pile up. Now she must learn that power comes at a price.

Reviewed on 22 May 2021 by John Cleal

Savages 2: The Spectre

France’s first Arab president is shot on election night. As he lies between life and death, riots explode, terrorist attack threatens and political factions battle for power. Caught in the middle is a third-generation French family whose roots are in the Kabyle region of Algeria.

Reviewed on 26 October 2019 by John Cleal

Price of Duty

Renegade military contractor Scion, led by a former US president, set out to defeat a plan by Russian president Gennadiy Gryzlov to destabilise and reclaim former Soviet satellites through a wave of cyberattacks.

Reviewed on 13 April 2019 by John Cleal

The Sinners

Sheriff Quinn Colson finds his wedding plans disrupted when two rival drug suppliers come into conflict and disturb the calm of Jericho and Tibbehah County.

Reviewed on 27 October 2018 by Chris Roberts

The Martian Girl

Failing journalist Jean becomes obsessed with the mystery disappearance of a rising Victorian music hall star. As she pursues her investigation, the lives of the two women begin to blur together and plunge her into danger.

Reviewed on 15 September 2018 by John Cleal

Splinter in the Blood

Why is she standing over her boss with a gun in her hand? Will she leave him for dead?

Reviewed on 14 April 2018 by Kati Barr-Taylor


Fletcher Rigge, languishing in a debtor’s prison, receives a bizarre proposition. Find the killer of a prominent silhouette artist in one month and have his debts paid off, or return to jail possibly for the rest of his life!

Reviewed on 17 March 2018 by John Cleal

The Fallen

A robbery executed with military-style precision at the Jericho First National Bank gives Sheriff Quinn Colson some ideas about the background of those involved.

Reviewed on 03 March 2018 by Chris Roberts

The Innocents

Quinn Colson returns home and helps his friend Sheriff Lillie Virgil investigate when a young girl is found walking down a highway engulfed in flames.

Reviewed on 25 November 2017 by Chris Roberts

Time To Win

When local crime boss Rich Goodwin is pulled from the river, it looks like suicide. But Goodwin had many enemies and as his widow Tatiana struggles to take over his business, she quickly learns that power comes at a price.

Reviewed on 30 September 2017 by John Cleal

Jack the Ripper: Case Closed

Oscar Wilde has a close friendship with Arthur Conan Doyle and encourages him to join him in the search for the identity of the infamous Jack the Ripper.

Reviewed on 05 August 2017 by John Barnbrook

Truth Will Out

Professor Nick Fennimore will need more than just his forensic gifts when a mother and daughter are abducted in circumstances shockingly similar to his own wife and daughter’s kidnap.

Reviewed on 13 May 2017 by John Barnbrook

The Redeemers

Sheriff Quinn Colson resigns, but still becomes involved when a burglary becomes complicated by the shooting of a deputy, and a battle to retrieve some very revealing financial records.

Reviewed on 15 October 2016 by Chris Roberts

The Forsaken

In Jericho, Mississippi, the release from prison of ‘Chains’ LeDoux re-awakens memories of a brutal lynching nearly 40 years ago.

Reviewed on 25 June 2016 by Chris Roberts

Preserve the Dead

Detective Sergeant Lucy Black and her reformed alcoholic DI Tom Fleming become involved in a series of apparently unconnected events which eventually lead them to corruption and murder.

Reviewed on 13 February 2016 by John Cleal

The Bangkok Asset

Detective Sonchai Jitpleecheep of the Thai police is called to the scene when a young girl is killed by extraordinary force. A message to Sonchai has been left in blood on the mirror.

Reviewed on 02 January 2016 by Chris Roberts

The Broken Places

Sheriff Colson is unhappy with his sister’s liaison with an ex-convict, but things snowball when prison escapees come his way looking for money they think is owing.

Reviewed on 20 August 2014 by Chris Roberts

I Am Max Lamm

Max Lamm, a young man disgraced in New York, is sheltering in London but when he kills a Pakistani youth he sets off a series of riots.

Reviewed on 14 December 2013 by Chris Roberts