Skulduggery in Stowmarket: Jim Kelly: War & Crime - the challenge of writing a historical thriller
Jim Kelly is the author of 16 crime novels across three series: Philip Dryden, DI Peter Shaw and Nighthawk. His first book, The Water Clock, was shortlisted for the John Creasey Award. He has since won a CWA Dagger in the Library and the New Angle Prize for Literature.
Jim was born in 1957 and is the son of a Scotland Yard detective. He went to university in Sheffield, later training as a journalist and worked on the Bedfordshire Times, Yorkshire Evening Press and the Financial Times. He lives in Ely, Cambridgeshire.