The eleventh in the popular marine mystery series of British Police Procedural Crime Novels featuring the flawed and rugged, DI Andy Horton by British crime writer Pauline Rowson, Shroud of Evilis to be published by Severn House in April 2014.
Pauline Rowson has been hailed as “redefining the genre of the police drama” by setting it against the atmospheric backdrop of the ever changing sea. Her cops are tough yet fallible.
With ten in the series and the eleventh to be published in April 2014, the DI Andy Horton series of crime novels has been acclaimed both in the UK and USA as having all the ingredients of a riveting read: compelling crimes, complex past history, a tough work environment, romantic entanglements and political intrigue played out against the dramatic and powerfully evocative British marine landscape of Portsmouth and the Solent.
Highly acclaimed the Horton series has received excellent reviews.”Procedural fans who haven’t already read Rowson should be encouraged to do so in the strongest possible terms.” Booklist
In Shroud of Evil DI Andy Horton of Portsmouth CID is assigned the case of a missing person: Jasper Kenton, a private investigator. When Kenton’s car turns up, and a shocking discovery is made, things turn serious and Horton finds himself embroiled in an investigation that has major personal ramifications, and one in which he has no choice but to withhold vital information.
Shroud of Evil will be published in the UK and Commonwealth in April 2014 and in the USA in August 2014.
As well as being a crime author, Pauline Rowson, married to a former fire fighter, is an entertaining and inspirational public speaker and gives many talks about her crime novels and her writing career. Before becoming a full time writer Pauline Rowson ran a successful marketing, media and training company. She lives on Hayling Island, Hampshire and was raised in Portsmouth. She draws her inspiration for her crime novels from the area in which she lives, which is diverse and never without incident. When she isn’t writing can be found walking the coastal paths on the Isle of Wight and around Langstone and Chichester Harbours looking for a good place to put a body!
For more information please visit Pauline Rowson’s website