Peter James Newsletter August 2012

Hello, Hello and greetings from Cape Cod -­ a place I have always wanted to visit. I’m talking on August 11th at the SEAK Conference in Hyannis for doctors and lawyers who want to write novels, and arrived early in order to escape (a tad reluctantly) the Olympics razzmatazz in the UK and focus on…

Peter James Newsletter June 2012

Hello, Yet again it has been a wonderfully busy month. The really big news has been the UK launch of the hardback, e-­book and audio versions of my 8th Roy Grace novel, Not Dead Yet, as well as the paperback publication of my standalone thriller about “designer babies”, Perfect People. I was gratified to see…

Peter James Newsletter May 2012

Hello, Well, my life doesn’t seem to be getting any less busy! I’ve just flown back to the UK from a wonderful but whirlwind book tour of Australia and New Zealand -­ both countries I love. I’ve been there promoting Not Dead Yet, which for the first time ever came out in Oz and NZ…

Peter James Newsletter April 2012

Hello, And greetings from the Crime Writers Association conference, which I am chairing. 100 crime writers locked in a hotel in Southampton. It sounds like the start of an Agatha Christie novel… how long before there will only be 99…??? This past month has been busy -­ I was on book promo tour in France,…

Peter James Newsletter December 2011

Hello again, The past weeks have been very hectic. I was at a wedding in the wonderful Franchoek district of South Africa, then doing book promotion in Cape Town. I flew from there to Sharjah in the Emirates, as a guest of the Sharjah Book Fair. It is a beautiful place with lovely people, but…

Peter James Newsletter November 2011

Hello again, Well, I have had quite a result this past week. Much to my amazement I won the TV3 People’s Bestseller Dagger Award!!! I beat Lee Child, David Baldacci, Mark Billingham and Peter Robinson, and I could not be more thrilled. I owe all of you who voted -­ and who so enthusiastically got…

Peter James Newsletter October 2011

Hello again, A sooner-­than-­usual follow up to my last newsletter, but there is a lot happening and on top of that, voting for the ITV 3 People’s Bestseller Dagger Award closes at the end of next week on Oct 7th. I’ve just found out that in addition to voting 5 times with each email address,…