Internationally bestselling author of the Brighton-based Roy Grace crime series, published in over 30 languages. All his novels reflect his deep interest in medicine, science and the world of the police.
In addition to his career as a novelist, he has produced several films, including The Merchant of Venice, starring Al Pacino, Jeremy Irons and Joseph Fiennes. He also co-created the hit Channel 4 series Bedsitcom, which was nominated for a Rose d'Or, and he is currently adapting his crime novel, DEAD SIMPLE, for television.
Peter James won the Krimi-Blitz 2005 Crime Writer of the Year Award in Germany, and DEAD SIMPLE won the 2006 Prix Polar International and 2007 Le Prix Coeur Noir awards in France.
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- Peter James suffers spectacular 85 mph car crash, but walks away unscathed
- Peter James’s DEAD MAN’S TIME to be released in an innovative interactive edition
- Pan Macmillan acquires standalone Peter James thriller
- U.S. NOT DEAD YET by Peter James an Amazon and iTunes ‘Pick of the Month’
- PERFECT PEOPLE shortlisted for Wellcome Trust Book Award.
- NOT DEAD YET beats FIFTY SHADES trilogy to No. 1 spot in UK paperback bestseller list!
- PERFECT PEOPLE on Wellcome longlist
- Blake Friedmann authors headline at this weekend's Harrogate Crime Festival.
- Blake Friedmann clients are riding high!
- Peter James’ NOT DEAD YET shoots straight to No.1 in the UK hardback chart!
- Peter James, Dame Vera Lynn, and handcuffs?
- Roy Grace novels to be a specialist subject on TV quiz Mastermind.
- Peter James to be Author of the Day at the London Book Fair
- Peter James supports the ‘Million for a Morgue’ campaign.
- Pan Macmillan acquire a collection of short stories from number one bestselling author Peter James.
- Peter James won the People’s Bestseller Dagger at the ITV Crime Awards!
- DEAD MAN’S GRIP at No 2 in the paperback charts.
- NO REST FOR THE DEAD in New York for Peter James
- Peter James co-writes crime novel with 26 authors.
- Blake Friedmann titles in the Bestseller lists this coming weekend...
- Author found in Shoreham Harbour…
- DEAD MAN’S GRIP still at No 1!
- DEAD MAN’S GRIP is No 1 on the hardback bestsellers list!
- DEAD LIKE YOU won the Sounds of Crime Award for Best Unabridged novel in audio.
- Peter James and Michael Ridpath shortlisted for the CrimeFest Awards!
- Peter James and Graham Hurley longlisted for CWA Dagger in the Library Award!
- Pan Macmillan acquire new standalone Peter James thriller and two new Roy Grace novels
- Peter James becomes new Chair of Crime Writer’s Association.
- DEAD LIKE YOU reviewed in The Washington Post
- Peter James shortlisted for the Galaxy National Book Awards
- DEAD LIKE YOU at No 1 for the second week!
- Peter James at No 1!
- Peter James still in the top 20!
- Peter James remains in the top 10!
- Barbara Erskine and Peter James both in the Top 10!
- Peter James becomes first author to top print chart and e-book chart simultaneously
- Peter James and Joseph O’Connor both at No 1!
- Peter James on Amazon’s top 10 bestseller list!
- Peter James wins Quick Reads Readers' Favourite Award!
- Peter James No. 1 on last week’s Waterstone’s Top Ten eBooks!
- Peter James’ fans enjoy some downtime Down Under
- Peter James ‘arrested’!
- Peter James starts the Blake Friedmann year in the top 5!
- Peter James is Number 1 on Amazon’s Hot Future Releases!
- Peter James hits the 32-language mark