Biography

Alex Grecian

Alex Grecian is the nationally bestselling author of THE YARD, THE BLACK COUNTRY and THE DEVIL'S WORKSHOP, as well as of the long-running and critically acclaimed graphic novel series Proof and new series Rasputin. THE YARD was nominated for the Barry Award and the Strand Magazine Critics’ Award, and was named one of the 2012’s best 10 crime novels by Kirkus Reviews. THE BLACK COUNTRY was nominated for several awards, including the Independent Mystery Booksellers Association Dilys Award and the Killer Nashville Silver Falchion. THE DEVIL'S WORKSHOP was named to Suspense Magazine’s best-of-year list. Grecian lives in the Midwest with his wife and son.

Alex Grecian

  • Website:
  • Facebook:
  • Twitter:

Books by Alex Grecian

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

When the Harvest Man begins killing, carving people’s faces off their skulls, Scotland Yard knows they need Inspector Walter Day in the field. Rash actions have cost Sergeant Nevil Hammersmith his job, but that doesn’t stop his obsessive hunt for the Ripper. When the mutilated bodies of prostitutes start turning up again, Hammersmith enlists the help of a criminal network to stop Saucy Jack, his methods carrying him further and further from the ideals of the Yard --- so far in fact that he may never be able to find his way back.

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.