Prizewinning authors will flock to an aberdeenshire town today as it spends four days revelling in the written word. A mutilated body is found with a doll stitched inside, which was the signature of the killer that hadnt been heard from for eight years. He has set one of his novels halfhead in the future, leading some to consider him delving into the science fiction genre, to which he says. Read cold granite logan mcrae, book 1 by stuart macbride available from rakuten kobo. His first novel, cold granite, introduced a bestselling crime series featuring aberdonian detective logan mcrae. He is the number one bestelling author of several novels featuring ds logan mcrae. This is the official facebook page for stuart macbride, the sunday times no. Stuart macbride doesnt seem to have an upcoming book. We are working hard to ensure we can offer our full service again soon. It is the first in the logan mcrae series of books, and it was published in 2005. Stuart macbride primary author only author division. Book week scotland runs until the 3rd december 2017. Buy shatter the bones by stuart macbride from waterstones today.
In breslau, near the polish border, bruno hartmann celebrates the birth of his third child. The second huntly book festival gets underway at 2. Cold granite logan mcrae, book 1 kindle edition by. In the year 2009, stuart macbride was given another deal, which gave him the opportunity of penning more books in the logan book series, together with two more standalone novels. Stuart has written a total of fourteen books since the first release of his first book in the logan mcrae series in 2005. Released by luminous pictures, this film version stars rupert graves, radha mitchell, and david robb, among others. In the summer of 2008 i was a freelance radio presenter, which is a fancy term for being largely unemployed. Stuart macbrides number one bestselling crime series opens with this awardwinning debut.
Although he has written some standalone novels, his main character is logan mcrae. If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. The missing and the dead logan mcrae, book 9 stuart. Ds logan mcrae and the police in aberdeen hunt a child killer who stalks the frozen streets.
Stuart macbride is a scottish novelist of crime thriller novels largely set in aberdeen. He has been shortlisted for the theakstonss old peculier crime novel of the year award twice. Born in dumbarton, scottish crime author stuart macbride worked variously as a graphic designer, professional actor, undertaker and a project manager for a huge it conglomerate before turning to writing professionally. Hes also published a couple of standalones, a short. They always say, write what you know so i did using aberdeen as the backdrop for a series of horrific crimes, murders, serial killers, and much eating of chips and drinking of beer.
Stuart macbride has 72 books on goodreads with 156550 ratings. Becoming a member of the lovereading community is free. Its ds logan mcraes first day back on the job after a year off on the sick, and it couldnt get much. There is no author that is better than stuart macbride when it comes to this genre of novels. Sacrifice was boltons first novel, and it was published by bantam books in 2008. Stuart macbride was born in 1969 in dumbarton, but his family relocated to the northeast of scotland, specifically the city of aberdeen in the early 70s, when.
Stuart macbrides top ten food scenes from books the. The complete guide to the logan mcrae and roberta steel series, ash henderson books, plus standalone novels and short stories kindle edition by daniels, william. Revenge is a dangerous thing detective chief inspector roberta steel got caught fitting up jack wallace thats why they demoted her and quashed his sentence. Moody wrote this book back in the 1970s, in response to his interest in many of the stories people had of dying, and then be. A song for the dying by stuart macbride is a 2014 harpercollins publication. Because of covid19 precautions, we are currently limiting book orders to one item per order to ensure that our warehouse team can work safely. Stuart macbride was born in dumbarton near glasgow but grew up in aberdeen. Ts eliot close to my heart for a number of reasons, not least because i was introduced to his writing by my dear friend herbert wrote that last years words belong to last years language, and next years words await another voice. Birthdays for the dead ash henderson 1 by stuart macbride and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Crime author stuart macbride signing new book the courier. He is 28, earns a good living driving large vehicles and is captain of the sc breslau 08 football team. Stuart macbride among authors at second ever huntly book. When kids start to go missing and a birthday card gets sent to their parents every year, the police realise they are dealing with a mad serial killer.
The logan mcrae series is set in aberdeen, the granite city, oil capital of europe, perched on the east coast of scotland. Browse the worlds largest ebookstore and start reading today on the web, tablet, phone, or ereader. Logan mcrae, a detective sergeant in aberdeen, scotland. Logan mcrae series by stuart macbride meet your next. Stuart macbride is a damned fine writer peter james its summertime in the granite city. Terrifying serial killer thriller set in the gritty glasgow of the near future, from the bestselling author of the logan mcrae series. Two ash henderson crime thrillers from the author of four consecutive no. He studied architecture at heriot watt university in edinburgh. To learn more about the wonderful stuart macbride, read on to find out the life, career, and books by him now. Stuart won the 2007 cwa dagger in the library, awarded for a body of work.
Stuart was born in dumbarton, scotland and raised in aberdeen. He is the bestselling scottish crime author with a mortuary dissection room named after him at ninewells hospital in dundee and a back catalogue of fiction that make him one of. Stuart macbrides top ten food scenes from books and theres such a massive buffet of books out there. Their newest book is all thats dead and was released on may, 16th 2019. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. He is a decent, workingclass socialist who adores his wife and evergrowing family.
Stuart macbride thats me was born in dumbarton which is glasgow as far as im concerned moving up to aberdeen at the tender age of two, when fashions were questionable. Stuart macbride is a scottish writer, most famous for his crime thrillers set in the granite city of aberdeen. His work has won several prizes and in 2015 he was awarded an honorary doctorate by dundee university. A is for aberdeen while edinburgh and glasgow get most of the crime fiction attention, the granite city has been re. Stuart macbride on his acclaimed logan macrae series of. I had moved in with my girlfriend now my wife in her tiny onebedroomed flat in finsbury park in north london, where there wasnt enough spare room to own a cat, let alone swing it. Ds logan mcrae and the police in aberdeen hunt a shelve cold granite. We are supplying ebooks, eaudiobooks and telegraph custom gift books as normal. He has set one of his novels halfhead in the future, leading some to consider him delving into the science fiction genre, to which he says, crime fiction set in victorian times is historic crime fiction, crime. His novels have won him the cwa dagger in the library, the barry award for best debut novel, and best breakthrough author at the itv3 crime thriller awards. Buy a cheap copy of halfhead book by stuart macbride.
A dark so deadly stuart macbride april when a mummified body is found in the local rubbish dump, the topbrass assume pranksters have stolen it from a museum. Ash henderson 2book crime thriller collection by stuart macbride available from rakuten kobo. Stuart macbride was born in dumbarton, near glasgow and moved to aberdeen at the age of two. Cold granite logan mcrae, book 1 kindle edition by macbride, stuart. Hes also published a nearfuture thriller, a short story collection, a couple of novellas, and a slightly twisted picture book for slightly twisted children. But as callum and his colleagues investigate, it starts to look less like student highjinks and more like the work of a terrifying serial killer click here to add to basket. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading cold granite logan mcrae, book 1. Stuart macbride is currently considered a single author.248 1396 512 1062 399 1010 1016 1466 367 1189 214 1102 1501 1156 1262 87 951 1304 1370 72 952 576 470 1063 337 1407 1019 679 1574 283 2 386 951 1459 1345 910 973 769 799