Jo Spain is a full-time writer and screenwriter. Her first novel, With Our Blessing, was one of seven books shortlisted in the Richard and Judy Search for a Bestseller competition and her first psychological thriller, The Confession, was a number one bestseller in Ireland. Jo co-wrote the ground-breaking television series Taken Down, which first broadcast in Ireland in 2018. She's now working on multiple European television projects. Jo lives in Dublin with her husband and their four young children.
Fabulous . . . Clever, pacey, compulsive - Sunday MirrorRefreshing and... full of twists - The ExpressA stunning read, and Jo's protagonist has very firmly planted himself as a leading Irish fictional detective - Woman's WaySpain's blackly comic touch pulls us through a brilliantly dark tale - Daily MailA brilliantly dark tale - Mail on SundayA clever and unusual premise . . . punchy and energetic . . . a brilliant hook and rapid-fire ride - Irish IndependentBrilliantly crafted . . . each piece of the puzzle is gradually put together and keeps you gripped until the end - PrimaA scathing overview of the Celtic Tiger years . . . [a] vivid portrait of a fascinating monster - Irish Times