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Val McDermid grew up in a Scottish mining community then read English at Oxford. She was a journalist for sixteen years, spending the last three years as Northern Bureau Chief of a national Sunday tabloid. Now a full-time writer, she divides her time between Cheshire and Northumberland. Her novels have won international acclaim and a number of prestigious awards, including the Gold Dagger for best crime novel of the year, the Anthony Award for best novel, and the Los Angeles Times Book of the Year Award. Her thriller series featuring criminal profiler Tony Hill has been adapted into the much-loved TV series Wire in the Blood.
The Mermaids Singing is the first in a best selling series of books by renowned and much celebrated crime writer Val McDermid. The Tony Hill and Carol Jordan series has also be turned into a TV series (Wire in the Blood). A particular favourite with us, Val McDermid knows how to create the tightest and most tension filled plot lines going. This is one heck of a cracking start to a series that has thrilled readers worldwide. The Tony Hill and Carol Jordan series: 1. The Mermaids Singing 2. The Wire in the Blood 3. The Last Temptation 4. The Torment of Others 5. Beneath the Bleeding 6. The Fever of the Bone 7. The Retribution 8. Cross and Burn 9. Splinter the Silence 10. Insidious Intent 11. How the Dead Speak Serial Reader? Check out our 'Fall in Love With a Book Series' collection to find amazing book series to dive in to.