Minette Walters has been described as the Queen of British Crime Fiction and her work has been translated into 26 languages. Her first novel, The Ice House, won the CWA John Creasey Award in 1992 and The Sculptress won the Edgar Allan Poe Award. Television rights have been sold in her first five books and the sixth is currently in production. She lives with her husband and two children in Dorset.
This is one of my books of the year. * Sunday Times *
A devastating effective novel. * Observer *
Awesomely accomplished . . . The plot twists and grips, like an octopus. * Daily Telegraph *