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John Nicholl

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John Nicholl, an ex-police officer, social worker and lecturer, is the award-winning, Amazon # 1 bestselling author of 10 darkly psychological suspense thrillers.

John’s books are set in the UK and have a strong Welsh flavour. He began writing after leaving his job heading up child protection services.

John's English language books are published by leading independent crime and thriller publisher - Bloodhound Books.

Foreign and audiobook rights are handled by The Rights People. For enquiries please contact Hannah Whitaker hannahw@rightspeople.co

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A Cold Cold Heart

My new thriller, A Cold Cold Heart, is available for request on NetGalley: It will be published by Bloodhound Books on 31 January.

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“dearly hope that neither Jack nor his family ever encounter one of the vile predatory monsters that inhabit our world. Be careful who you trust, that’s my advice. They can all too easily destroy your life, as he did mine.”
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John Nicholl Martha wrote: "Hi John! Nice to be making more awesome friends.
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John Nicholl Thanks everyone, it's appreciated. Check out my dark psychological thrillers.


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