Biography

Christopher Brookmyre

Christopher Brookmyre is one of Britain's leading crime novelists. He has won many awards for his work, including the Critics' First Blood Award, the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize, and the Glenfiddich Spirit of Scotland Award.  He has worked as a journalist for several British newspapers and is the author of 15 novels, including ONE FINE DAY IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT, QUITE UGLY ONE MORNING and NOT THE END OF THE WORLD.

Christopher Brookmyre

Books by Christopher Brookmyre

by Christopher Brookmyre - Fiction, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller

Third in the Jasmine Sharp and Catherine McLeod series, BRED IN THE BONE starts with the murder of big-time Scottish gangster Stevie Fullerton. When the gangster who killed Jasmine's father before her birth is arrested in connection with Fullerton's murder, Jasmine is forced to confront the criminal realities of her own life. Meanwhile, Catherine begins to understand that the Stevie Fullerton case is much more dangerous than it appears, both to her family and her career. As one battles her demons and the other chases her ghosts, these two very different detectives will ultimately confront the secrets that have entangled both of their fates since before Jasmine was even born.

by Christopher Brookmyre - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

A woman hires Jasmine Sharp to find her younger sister, an assignment that takes her back into the world of professional theater. Meanwhile, Detective Superintendent Catherine McLeod is called to the scene of a murder in the Highlands. Following a theatrical outdoor performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream, a prominent figure in the Scottish arts community is shot dead. As their investigations intertwine, it becomes evident that both cases are far more convoluted and dangerous than anticipated.

by Christopher Brookmyre - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Small-time heroin dealer Jai McDiarmid turns up dead, and because he had countless enemies, Detective Superintendent Catherine McLeod doesn't know where to start investigating. Out-of-work actress Jasmine Sharp is doing her best to be a private investigator, but her mentor has disappeared and it looks like his disappearance could be connected to Jai's death. Now, Catherine and Jasmine must team up to solve the mystery.