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Chris Brookmyre was a journalist before becoming a full time novelist with the publication of QUITE UGLY ONE MORNING. Since the publication of A BIG BOY DID IT AND RAN AWAY he and his family decided to move away from Aberdeen and now live near Glasgow. Oh, yes.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Christopher Brookmyre

Black Widow by Christopher Brookmyre
Black Widow
Christopher Brookmyre
Twists abound in the brilliant multi-award-nominated psychological thriller from master author Chris Brookmyre - perfect for readers of The Girl on the Train and Disclaimer.
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/03/2017
Black Widow by Christopher Brookmyre
Black Widow
Christopher Brookmyre
Shortlisted for the Goldsboro Gold Dagger Award 2016. Twists abound in the brilliant new psychological thriller from master author Chris Brookmyre, starring his legendary character Jack Parlabane, and perfect for readers of The Girl on the Train and Gone Girl.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Dead Girl Walking by Christopher Brookmyre
Dead Girl Walking
Christopher Brookmyre
Jack Parlabane is an investigative journalist not averse to breaking the rules to get to the truth and expose corruption in high places. He’s a familiar character has now served a jail sentence for his alleged malpractice. His marriage is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/07/2015
Dead Girl Walking by Christopher Brookmyre
Dead Girl Walking
Christopher Brookmyre
Jack Parlabane is an investigative journalist not averse to breaking the rules to get to the truth and expose corruption in high places. He’s a familiar character has now served a jail sentence for his alleged malpractice. His marriage is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/01/2015
Flesh Wounds by Christopher Brookmyre
Flesh Wounds
Christopher Brookmyre
The third novel to feature feisty private investigator Jasmine Sharpe which can be enjoyed on its own but fans will welcome back gangster Glen Fallon who may or may not be her father (book one) or have killed her father...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2014
Bedlam by Christopher Brookmyre
Bedlam
Christopher Brookmyre
This is Brookmyre’s first foray into science fiction, a highly comic satire on virtual reality and retro video games. It will make you remember how getting to the next level in a game was the most important thing in life....
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2014
Flesh Wounds by Christopher Brookmyre
Flesh Wounds
Christopher Brookmyre
How far would you go to protect the people you love? Would you take a fall? Would you take a bullet?This is Chris Brookmyre's darkest and most complex book yet.Would you take a life?
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2013
Where the Bodies are Buried by Christopher Brookmyre
Where the Bodies are Buried
Christopher Brookmyre
June 2012 MEGA Book of the Month. Until this one, Brookmyre's manic crime capers have been dripping with humour, satire, bad taste, wacky incidents and characters and an awful lot of dead...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/06/2012
When the Devil Drives by Christopher Brookmyre
When the Devil Drives
Christopher Brookmyre
Brookmyre continues his excellent Glasgow based crime noir series with a second case for inexperienced but highly likeable P.I. Jasmine Sharp, who has really wanted to be an actress since she was 6! A seemingly simple case quickly turns dark...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/06/2012
A Snowball in Hell by Christopher Brookmyre
A Snowball in Hell
Christopher Brookmyre
Starring a feisty, mixed-race Glaswegian female police officer and her illusionist-cum-bank robber lover, whom we met in The Sacred Art of Stealing, this is one heck of a tale. Complex, violent and humorous, it is a satire on reality...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/04/2009
A Tale Etched in Blood and Hard Black Pencil by Christopher Brookmyre
A Tale Etched in Blood and Hard Black Pencil
Christopher Brookmyre
Less grisly and more serious than his previous tales so newcomers to this wonderful author will have a few surprises when you tackle his backlist, but tackle them you must for he is very special. Those familiar with Brookmyre will...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2007
All Fun and Games Until Somebody Loses an Eye by Christopher Brookmyre
All Fun and Games Until Somebody Loses an Eye
Christopher Brookmyre
One of the cleverest, funniest, slickest and inventive crime writers around. Every book is a satirical gem. This one stars a bored Scottish housewife whose dream of rubbing shoulders with James Bond suddenly becomes reality, not literally, but for her...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2006
Be My Enemy by Christopher Brookmyre
Be My Enemy
Christopher Brookmyre
A fast, action-packed, page-turning novel of corporate bonding that plummets into mayhem in a complicated plot that is set in and around an historic mansion. It’s classic Brookmyre; humorous, thrilling stuff. You really have to read this man, a star...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 02/09/2004

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