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Mark Mills graduated from Cambridge University in 1986. He has lived in both Italy and France, and has written for the screen. His first novel, The Whaleboat House, won the 2004 Crime Writers' Association Award for Best Novel by a debut author. His second, The Savage Garden, was a Richard and Judy Summer Read and a No. 1 bestseller. Under the name Mark B. Mills, he has written the comic novel, Waiting for Doggo. He lives near Oxford with his wife and two children.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Mark Mills

Where Dead Men Meet by Mark Mills
Reader Reviewed Where Dead Men Meet
Mark Mills
Absolutely thrilling… this is a fast-paced, firecracker of a read, set in Europe as the Second World War is brewing. Why is Luke Hamilton, intelligence officer at the British Embassy in Paris the target of an assassination attempt? As Luke...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/07/2017
Where Dead Men Meet by Mark Mills
Reader Reviewed Where Dead Men Meet
Mark Mills
December 2016 eBook of the Month. Absolutely thrilling… this is a fast-paced, firecracker of a read, set in Europe as the Second World War is brewing. Why is Luke Hamilton, intelligence officer at the British Embassy...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2016
The Long Shadow by Mark Mills
Reader Reviewed The Long Shadow
Mark Mills
A terrific story about revenge. Two school friends from private boarding school. Jacob’s parents are abroad so he is very much part of Ben’s family. They fall out; we know not why until the last chapters. They are very competitive...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2014
The Long Shadow by Mark Mills
Reader Reviewed The Long Shadow
Mark Mills
August 2013 Book of the Month. A cleverly constructed literary thriller exploring the, sometimes, dark memories of childhood that can direct our actions in adult life. A screenwriter on his uppers is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/07/2013
House of the Hanged by Mark Mills
House of the Hanged
Mark Mills
July 2011 Book of the Month. Atmospheric, intriguing and elegantly written, this is an exceptional new thriller set against the backdrop of the French Riviera in the 1930s. It's a riveting and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/07/2011
Savage Garden by Mark Mills
Savage Garden
Mark Mills
Reviewed on Richard & Judy on Wednesday 8th August 2007.A brilliant mysterious story, written with a very literary tone, set in late 1950’s Tuscany. A young man is given a summer project to write about a beautiful garden...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/07/2007
The Whaleboat House by Mark Mills
The Whaleboat House
Mark Mills
Originally published under the title Amangansett this is an atmospheric literary thriller. Hard to put down particularly for those fans who enjoyed the likes of Snow Falling on Cedars or The Shipping News
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/01/2005

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