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Peter James was educated at Charterhouse, then at film school. He lived in North America for a number of years, working as a screenwriter and film producer before returning to England. His novels, including the Sunday Times number one bestselling Roy Grace series, have been translated into thirty-five languages, with worldwide sales of thirteen million copies. Three novels have been filmed. All his books reflect his deep interest in the world of the police, with whom he does in-depth research, as well as his fascination with science, medicine and the paranormal. He has also produced numerous films, including The Merchant of Venice, starring Al Pacino, Jeremy Irons and Joseph Fiennes. He divides his time between his homes in Notting Hill, London, and near Brighton in Sussex.
A new edition of James's very first novel, which was originally published in 1981. James is best known for his novels featuring Brighton detective Roy Grace. This is about an undercover spy who is told to investigate his fellow British agents. He doesn't want to do it, and someone else doesn't want him to do it either, and is willing to kill...