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Chris Ewan

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Chris Ewan is the critically acclaimed and bestselling author of many mystery and thriller novels. His work has been called “truly compelling” (Daily Express), “chilling and thoroughly enjoyable” (Observer) and “outstanding” (US Publishers Weekly), and his books have been hailed as “popular fiction at its best” (The Spectator) and “crime writing at its best” (Sydney Morning Herald). In 2011, he was voted one of America’s favourite British authors by a Huffington Post Poll and in 2017 he was long listed for the CWA Dagger in the Library Award, which recognises an author's complete body of work.

He is the author of THE GOOD THIEF’S GUIDE TO … series of mystery novels about globetrotting burglar and crime writer Charlie Howard. THE GOOD THIEF’S
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Chris Ewan I'm currently working on a new mystery novel that I hope could be the start of a series set on the Isle of Man but with some sections taking place in…moreI'm currently working on a new mystery novel that I hope could be the start of a series set on the Isle of Man but with some sections taking place in various European locations.

I am also busy getting ready to relaunch my Good Thief's Guide mystery novels in the UK - I'll be self publishing the books in the coming months and am looking forward to hearing what readers think of the new editions. Right now, I'm working with a designer on a complete set of new covers, which is a fun and interesting experience and is making me think about the series from a whole new angle.(less)
Chris Ewan Hello Erik. Thanks for reading the Good Thief books. I'm hoping that the next book I write will be a new Good Thief title because I'm keen to move…moreHello Erik. Thanks for reading the Good Thief books. I'm hoping that the next book I write will be a new Good Thief title because I'm keen to move Charlie on from Berlin, too. Plus, I really miss Charlie and the gang. And nice idea on Toronto! I spent some time studying at McMaster Uni, and spent a lot of weekends in Toronto, so I'd always be keen to return (even if only in my imagination). Thanks for being in touch! (less)
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