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Belinda Bauer grew up in England and South Africa and now lives in Wales. She worked as a journalist and a screenwriter before finally writing a book to appease her nagging mother. With her debut, Blacklands, Belinda was awarded the CWA Gold Dagger for Crime Novel of the Year. She went on to win the CWA Dagger in the Library for her body of work in 2013. Her fourth novel Rubbernecker was voted 2014 Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year. Her books have been translated into 21 languages.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Belinda Bauer

The Beautiful Dead by Belinda Bauer
The Beautiful Dead
Belinda Bauer
Oh my, this is a clever, chilling, and penetrating read. 29 year old TV crime reporter Eve Singer looks for murder and mayhem, but she needs to watch out, as one particular killer is staring right back at her. The...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/03/2017
The Beautiful Dead by Belinda Bauer
The Beautiful Dead
Belinda Bauer
One of our Books of the Year 2016. December 2016 Book of the Month. Oh my, this is a clever, chilling, and penetrating read. 29 year old TV crime reporter Eve Singer looks for murder and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2016
The Shut Eye by Belinda Bauer
The Shut Eye
Belinda Bauer
Five footprints are the only sign that Daniel Buck was ever here. Yesterday they were a family just like any other: Anna and James, and their little boy, Daniel. But in one careless moment everything changed. A front door accidentally...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/01/2016
The Facts of Life and Death by Belinda Bauer
The Facts of Life and Death
Belinda Bauer
Shortlisted for the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award 2015. Another fine work by this author. Unusual for a thriller the police are not the main characters, it is the Devon seaside village of Limeburn and its...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2015
The Facts of Life and Death by Belinda Bauer
The Facts of Life and Death
Belinda Bauer
Another fine work by this author. Unusual for a thriller the police are not the main characters, it is the Devon seaside village of Limeburn and its inhabitants that dominate. The rundown community is beautifully portrayed with the mind-set of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Rubbernecker by Belinda Bauer
Rubbernecker
Belinda Bauer
Shortlisted for the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2014. Shortlisted for the CWA Goldsboro Gold Dagger 2013. Winner of the 2013 CWA Dagger in the Library. An unusual detective story centred mainly in the dissecting...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2014
Rubbernecker by Belinda Bauer
Rubbernecker
Belinda Bauer
Shortlisted for the CWA Goldsboro Gold Dagger 2013. CWA Judges' comment: “An astonishing work featuring Asperger’s sufferer Patrick with the author expertly weaving the magic first witnessed in the brilliant Blacklands, in a superbly developed plot using parallel streams to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2013
Finders Keepers by Belinda Bauer
Finders Keepers
Belinda Bauer
February 2012 Book of the Month. Psychological thrillers don’t get much better than this. Chillingly gripping, it’s the sort of plot line that surprises you at every turn and absolutely does not...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/01/2012
Darkside by Belinda Bauer
Darkside
Belinda Bauer
Darkside is her eagerly awaited second novel whilst her first is the critically acclaimed Blacklands, a TV Best Book Club read in 2010and it was also the winner of the CWA Gold Dagger for best crime novel of 2010. ...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2011
Darkside by Belinda Bauer
Darkside
Belinda Bauer
Darkside is her eagerly awaited second novel whilst her first is the critically acclaimed Blacklands, a TV Best Book Club read in 2010 and it was also the winner of the CWA Gold Dagger for best crime novel of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/01/2011
Blacklands by Belinda Bauer
Blacklands
Belinda Bauer
CWA Gold Dagger Winner 2010. CWA Judges’ comments: 'A boy tries to lay to rest the ghost of a murdered uncle, leading to a chilling confrontation with a child killer in this disturbing coming-of-age novel.'
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2010

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