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Damien Boyd

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in The United Kingdom



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Damien Boyd is a former solicitor turned crime fiction writer.

Drawing on extensive experience of criminal law as well as a spell in the Crown Prosecution Service, Damien writes fast paced crime novels featuring Detective Inspector Nick Dixon.

Damien is published by Thomas & Mercer.

Update – December 2017

I’ve changed my website for the first time in five years (I hope you like it!) and even I couldn’t help noticing that my last blog post was an August 2015 update! I do a lot on Facebook, of course, but even so, the prospect of a new website with a blog that was three years out of date was too horrible to contemplate. So, here goes…

Looking back at the 2015 news, a lot has happened since then. Dead

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“You know he was dealing drugs?’ asked Hunter. ‘Yes, small time, I’m told.’ ‘I wonder whether that could be related though, if he was murdered, that is?’ ‘It’s certainly one line of enquiry but we have several at the moment and, as I say, I have no real evidence that he was murdered. All I have is the knowledge that his knot wouldn’t just untie itself.’ Hunter agreed to”
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“sceptical, to be honest, but Pearson said he might be of some use and managed to persuade the SIO at the time.”
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message 1: by Dale (last edited Jul 19, 2014 11:52AM)

Dale Thele Damien, thank you for accepting my friend request.
I've downloaded and look forward to reading: As The Crow Flies.
Wishing you the very best!

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