Bentley Flambé

Just when I was thinking all the teething troubles I had with my Bentley had been sorted out, it went and caught fire! The saga began on a Sunday, three weeks ago, when driving along on a dry, sunny day, the windscreen washers suddenly came on and would not stop, even with the engine off…

The Official Peter James Police Car!

To celebrate the publication of Dead Man’s Footsteps, it gives me great pleasure to announce that my publisher Pan Macmillan have sponsored one of Brighton and Hove Police’s patrol cars! You can see how the jacket design of Dead Man’s Footsteps has been incorporated into the body work below. Eagle eyed readers might also have…

Coco Makes A Big Splash

We have a new addition to our canine family, the hugely delightful, 12 week old Coco, bringing the strength back up to three hounds after the sad losses of Sooty and Bertie last year. Coco is a cross between a Shitzu and a Poodle. Apparently the breed is known as a Shipoo, which sounds only…

A Special Night For Dead Man’s Footsteps

Dead Man’s Footsteps goes on sale in the UK on Thursday June 12th, and is strictly embargoed by my publishers until then. However, for those of you who really cannot wait (a huge thank you!!!!) Waterstones in Notting Hill Gate has a special exemption to sell it on the evening of Wednesday June 11th. I…

Brighton Rock Walks

This year as every year, Julian Clapp, a very experienced police officer (and the only one to have arrested me… at least so far!!!) guides on a wonderful “Brighton Rock” walk all around Brighton town centre visiting locations featured in the film and book. The walk takes place during the Brighton Festival fringe and starts…