Nailing Jess

What if Adam had taken that first bite?

My debut crime novel Nailing Jess is being published by Cranachan on 26th June 2017.

Nailing Jess takes classic crime and turns it on its head with a deliciously absurd comic twist.

What if women wore the trousers?  Welcome to Withering, a small town with a big problem in the north of modern, matriarchal Britain. Here the women are in charge while the men hold the handbags. There’s a serial strangler on the loose and the bodies of teenage boys are piling up on maverick D.C.I. Jane Wayne’s patch. She needs to catch ‘The Withering Wringer’, but it’s not going to be easy. Demoted for her inappropriate behaviour, she must take orders from a man—and not just any man—an ugly one. Still, at least she can rely on her drug stash from a recent police raid to keep her sane…