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Graham Hurley - Author

Graham Hurley is the author of the acclaimed Faraday and Winter crime novels and an award-winning TV documentary maker. Two of the critically lauded series have been shortlisted for the Theakston's Old Peculier Award for Best Crime Novel. His thriller Finisterre, set in 1944, was shortlisted for the Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize. Follow Graham at grahamhurley.co.uk

 

 

Maxim Jakubowski's view on JOE FARADAY...

The investigations of a Portsmouth cop and a fascinating look into crime on the British coast. If you like Ian Rankin’s Rebus, this should be your next step. NO LOVELIER DEATH is the 9th book in the Faraday series.

 

A Q & A with Graham Hurley

 

Who’s your favourite author?
The Alan Furst of The Polish Officer and The World at Night.

 

Where do you live? And why?
Portsmouth. Because so many people ask me why.

 

What’s the greatest influence on your writing?
Lin Rowden.

 

What is your philosophy for life?
Check the tide tables and watch for eddies.

 

Have you had any formal tuition in creative writing? If so, where and what? Did you find it useful?
BA/MA Cambridge University (English – no help at all). No formal tuition in creative writing except a pathological nosiness and a fascination with story. Profound doubts about collective literary endeavour. Why? Because, in the end, writing is a solitary business.

 

Did you always want to be an author? If not, what did you originally want to be and when and why did you change your mind?
Yes. And like most authors, I’m not sure why. But – emphatically – yes.

 

Who do you most admire and why?
My mum (seriously). Because she’s never failed to make the very best of an occasionally dodgy hand. Huge fortitude.

 

What jobs did you have before you started writing?
Ice cream salesman, deckchair attendant, lifeguard, prep school teacher (scripture and cricket), Radio Victory reporter, TV promotion scriptwriter, TV researcher, TV documentary director/producer, Oz TV cop series writer.

 

If your house was burning down what would you save?
Lin Rowden, the cats, a framed photo of the Otter estuary, me.

 

What do you do when you are not writing? How do you relax? What are your hobbies?
Sailing, cycling, nosing around, tussling with French, dreaming of the day Tony Blair resigns.

Author's Website: https://www.grahamhurley.co.uk/

Books Authored By Graham Hurley

The Blood of Others

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Pre-order. 6th July

£14.39 £15.99

Katastrophe

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Pre-order. 2nd March

£8.99 £9.99

Katastrophe

Graham Hurley

Hardback

In Stock

£18.00 £20.00

Lights Down

Graham Hurley

Hardback

Not Available

Raid 42

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£8.09 £8.99

Estocada

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£8.09 £8.99

Intermission

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Not Available

Last Flight to Stalingrad

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£8.09 £8.99

Kyiv

Graham Hurley

CD-Audio

Temporarily Out Of Stock

£19.14 £21.27

Limelight

Graham Hurley

Hardback

Not Available

Last Flight to Stalingrad

Graham Hurley

Hardback

In Stock

£17.09 £18.99

Sight Unseen

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Not Available

Off Script

Graham Hurley

Hardback

Not Available

Curtain Call

Graham Hurley

Hardback

Not Available

Estocada

Graham Hurley

CD-Audio

In Stock

£22.97 £25.52

Aurore

Graham Hurley

CD-Audio

Temporarily Out Of Stock

£22.97 £25.52

Finisterre

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£7.19 £7.99

Aurore

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Not Available

The Order of Things

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Temporarily Out Of Stock

£8.99 £9.99

Sins of the Father

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£8.99 £9.99

Touching Distance

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Temporarily Out Of Stock

£8.99 £9.99

The Sins of the Father

Graham Hurley

Hardback

Not Available

Western Approaches

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Temporarily Out Of Stock

£8.99 £9.99

Strictly No Flowers

Graham Hurley

Ebook

Not Available

Happy Days

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£8.99 £9.99

Borrowed Light

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£8.99 £9.99

Beyond Reach

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£8.99 £9.99

One Under

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£9.89 £10.99

Angels Passing

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Temporarily Out Of Stock

£9.89 £10.99

The Price of Darkness

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£9.89 £10.99

The Take

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£8.99 £9.99

Turnstone

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£8.99 £9.99

Cut To Black

Graham Hurley

Paperback

In Stock

£9.89 £10.99

No Lovelier Death

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Temporarily Out Of Stock

£8.99 £9.99

Deadlight

Graham Hurley

Paperback

Temporarily Out Of Stock

£9.89 £10.99

Blood and Honey

Graham Hurley

Paperback (a Format)

In Stock

£9.89 £10.99