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Mike Ripley - Author


Described by The Times newspaper as 'England's funniest crime writer', Mike Ripley is the author of the award-winning Angel series which has won the CWA Last Laugh Award on two occasions. As well as his Angel series he has also written several stand alone novels including Boudica, the Lost Roman and most recently The Legend of Hereward. Ripley is a respected critic of Crime Fiction as well as an author and writes for several newspapers including The Guardian, The Times and The Daily Telegraph. Mike's most recent project is completing a Margery Allingham novel, featuring her most famous creation, the gentleman sleuth Albert Campion.

If you like Mike Ripley you might also like to read books by Danny King, Colin Bateman and Alan Dunn.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Mike Ripley

Margery Allingham's Mr Campion's Farewell: the Return of Albert Campion Completed by Mike Ripley by Mike Ripley
Margery Allingham's Mr Campion's Farewell: the Return of Albert Campion Completed by Mike Ripley
Mike Ripley
A Maxim Jakubowski selected title. Albert Campion is one of the great characters of Golden Age British crime fiction. Following Margery Allingham's death, her husband Youngman Carter completed her last book
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2014

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