Biography

Alex Grecian

Alex Grecian is the national bestselling author of the Scotland Yard Murder Squad novels, including THE YARD, THE BLACK COUNTRY and THE DEVIL'S WORKSHOP. After leaving a career in advertising, working on accounts that included Harley-Davidson and The Great American Smokeout, Alex returned to his first love: writing fiction. He co-created the long-running and critically acclaimed graphic novel series Proof, which NPR named one of the best books of 2009. One of the Proof storylines is set in the 1800’s and inspired Alex’s debut novel, THE YARD.

He has also written an original “Murder Squad” eBook, THE BLUE GIRL, and an original graphic novel, SEVEN SONS, as well as a multitude of short stories, both comics and prose, for various anthologies. He lives in the Midwest with his wife and son. He is working on the fourth novel of Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad.

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Books by Alex Grecian

by Alex Grecian - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

London, 1890. Four vicious murderers have escaped from prison, part of a plan gone terribly wrong, and now it is up to Walter Day, Nevil Hammersmith and the rest of Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad to hunt down the convicts before the men can resume their bloody spree. During the escape, the killers have stumbled upon the location of another notorious murderer, one thought gone for good but now prepared to join forces with them.

by Alex Grecian - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery

When a well-known family goes missing in a small English village in the British Midlands, Scotland Yard gets a call. Believing it to be an easily solved case, Inspector Day and Sergeant Hammersmith hope to be back on the train to London in a day or two. What they encounter is anything but expected, and the case is anything but easily solved. Secrets are buried deep and are well-protected in the small village of Blackhampton.

by Alex Grecian - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery

Victorian London is a cesspool of crime, and Scotland Yard has only 12 detectives --- known as “The Murder Squad” --- to investigate countless murders every month. But no one can anticipate the brutal murder of one of their own...one of the 12.