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Bateman was a journalist in Ireland before becoming a full-time writer. His first novel, DIVORCING JACK, won the Betty Trask Prize, and all his novels have been critically acclaimed. He wrote the screen plays for the feature films DIVORCING JACK and WILD ABOUT HARRY and the popular BBC TV series MURPHY'S LAW starring James Nesbitt. He lives in Ireland with his family.

If you like Bateman you might also like to read books by Christopher Fowler and Steve Martin.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Bateman

The Day of the Jack Russell by Bateman
The Day of the Jack Russell
Bateman
November 2009 Book of the Month. Since his first novel, Divorcing Jack, Bateman has delighted his readers with his quirky, dark and comical crime novels. The protagonist usually finds himself...
Format: Trade Paperback - Released: 12/11/2009
Mystery Man by Bateman
Mystery Man
Bateman
Reviewed on Richard & Judy on Wednesday 17 June 2009 A gripping and blackly funny mystery. A bookshop manager becomes a reluctant private eye after the real private eye's business (whose premises were next door) closes down. After...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/05/2009

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