Online and telephone bookings have now closed. Tickets are available to buy from the on-site Box Office at the Old Swan Hotel from 3pm Thursday 21 July.
Meet four crime and thriller writers who share an enviable ability to maintain a rattling pace throughout their novels, grabbing readers by the throat on page one and refusing to let them go until the shattering conclusion.
Ex TV executive turned best selling writer Simon Toyne leaves readers on the edge of their seats with his latest novel Dark Objects; multi-million seller Lisa Jewell always delivers and her latest, the enthralling The Family Remains, shows her at her dazzling best; Catherine Ryan Howard is collecting awards and readers at a rate of knots thanks to five gripping high-concept thrillers. Saima Mir’s stunning debut, the powerful and pacy The Khan, has firmly established her as an author on the rise. The panel is chaired by leading thriller writer Luca Veste.
Due to a change in the programme, Simon Toyne is now replacing Frankie Boyle on stage.