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Colin Bateman - Author


Colin Bateman was a journalist in Northern 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 screenplays for the feature films DIVORCING JACK, CROSSMAHEART and WILD ABOUT HARRY. He lives in Ireland with his family.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Colin Bateman

Fire and Brimstone by Colin Bateman
Fire and Brimstone
Colin Bateman
Shortlisted for the Goldsboro Last Laugh Award at CrimeFest 2014. You can’t have a novel set in Ireland without the church being involved somewhere along the line. Fire and brimstone used to be called down from the pulpit to frighten...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014
Fire and Brimstone by Colin Bateman
Fire and Brimstone
Colin Bateman
You can’t have a novel set in Ireland without the church being involved somewhere along the line. Fire and brimstone used to be called down from the pulpit to frighten the sinners. Today it is in response to the drugs...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2013
Murphy's Revenge by Colin Bateman
Murphy's Revenge
Colin Bateman
Undercover cop joins a support group for close relatives of violent rape and murder victims as it is suspected they are carrying out revenge killings. This is the second in the series and it’s great. Murphy is a pleasing, laid-back...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2005

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