Chris Nickson

The Tin God

By Chris Nickson - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Superintendent Tom Harper chafes at the routine of administration, “trying to recall when he’d once believed that coppering meant solving crimes.” His ...Read Review

Free from All Danger

By Chris Nickson - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Called out of retirement by the city fathers of Leeds to serve again as Constable, Richard Nottingham doesn’t feel up to the ...Read Review

The Year of the Gun

By Chris Nickson - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It is 1944, and at Leeds City Police, DCS McMillan has a murder to solve. He has the assistance of his dependable driver WAPC ...Read Review

On Copper Street

By Chris Nickson - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This fifth Tom Harper mystery sees significant changes in the life of the detective inspector. Small-time crook Henry White is released from prison ...Read Review

Modern Crimes: A WPC Lottie Armstrong Mystery

By Chris Nickson - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

On one level this is a short police/crime novel in which the police crack the case and the criminals get their deserts. ...Read Review

The Iron Water

By Chris Nickson - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The latest in the Inspector Tom Harper series is another expertly written Victorian police procedural. An interesting scrap of history – the 1893 test of ...Read Review

Skin Like Silver (A Tom Harper Mystery)

By Chris Nickson - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1890s Leeds, a devastating fire rages at the railway station. When it’s doused, a woman’s body is discovered, melted steel ...Read Review

The Saltergate Psalter

By Chris Nickson - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The Saltergate Psalter is an engaging medieval mystery and a sequel to Chris Nickson’s excellent The Crooked Spire. Set in the latter ...Read Review

Two Bronze Pennies

By Chris Nickson - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Christmas Eve, 1890. Detective Inspector Tom Harper is settling in for the holidays with his new wife when he’s pulled from cozy domesticity ...Read Review

Dark Briggate Blues

By Chris Nickson - Published 2015

Genres:

Thriller

The year is 1954, and Leeds-based enquiry agent, Dan Markham, is about to become embroiled in some very dark goings-on. Having worked for British ...Read Review