make the most of Lovereading a gentleman in moscow win prizes jonathan unleashed katie fforde
Vouchers


Michael Russell Book and Novel

Michael Russell - Author


Michael Russell read English at Oxford before spending the next three years working in farming in North Devon, trying to get someone to pay him to write. He worked for Yorkshire Television as a script editor, on Emmerdale Farm, working his way up to Series Producer. He also spent two years in the Drama Department, first as Script Consultant then Producer, before leaving ITV to write full-time. He is a regular contributor to Midsommer Murders and recently scripted the last ever Touch of Frost which topped the ratings. He left to become a full-time television writer, before finally writing what he had started out intending to write, a novel. He now lives in Ireland with his wife, his children and step-children, and a large Rhodesian Ridgeback dog.

If you like Michael Russell you might also like to read books by Robert Goddard, Jed Rubenfeld and Philip Kerr.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Michael Russell

The City of Strangers by Michael Russell
The City of Strangers
Michael Russell
Darker, more gory than is her norm and certainly more than the police duo Sam Kovac and Nikki Liska have coped with before. This is their fourth case and the women they find are hideously mutilated and completely unidentifiable. Seems...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2013
Lovereading Price: £7.99
City of Shadows by Michael Russell
City of Shadows
Michael Russell
A Maxim Jakubowski selected title. Longlisted for the CWA John Creasey Dagger 2013. It's Dublin in 1934 when detective Stefan Gillespie arrests a German...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/10/2012
Lovereading Price: £6.39

Loading other books by Michael Russell...


Author Info

Did you know

At Lovereading you can download and read an Opening Extract and an online review of books by Michael Russell and hundreds of other authors.

Author 'Like for Like' recommendations


My horizons have been broadened by some of the books I have been lucky to review and I expect it to be no different in the future.

Daran Bellingham

Its jam packed with fantastic titles, informative descriptions & fantastic reviews and has a vast array of great features & competitions.

Linda Rollins

Their sending me my first book to review 18 months ago re-awakened my fondness for reading, since then I have purchased some real gems.

Barry Griffiths

With literary excellence, humour and drama, Lovereading's got value and is a real stress-calmer!

Siobhan McDowell

It's information about new books so, for a book lover like me, what's not to like!

Joan Hill

Thanks to Lovereading I have discovered new writers and read books I would never had looked twice at - and enjoyed them.

Angela Rhodes

For me, to read is to learn, to reflect, to escape, to think, to contemplate and my time for space and calm.

Sally Ellsmore

Books of the month/debuts of the month, kids/adults, fiction/non-fiction, free prize draws and free extracts, what's not to love?

Emma Smith

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools