TV series in development As a senior criminal lawyer within the Crown Prosecution Service, John Connor draws on his experience to write about the world he knows. Detective Constable Karen Sharpe is a strong series character. John Connor is an English writer from Yorkshire and will attract local and national coverage. John Connor's first novel PHOENIX received rave reviews and was the top seller of the New Blood promotion
John Connor is a barrister, employed since 1988 by the Crown Prosecution Service. He runs a team of prosecutors working out of Richmond Close Police Station in Halifax.
...a gripping and unusual police procedural - SUNDAY TELEGRAPH - Susanna YagerJohn Connor's day job as a barrister involves heading up a team responsible for the prosecution of serious crime - experience that shows in this novel's meticulous attention to detail and complex characterisation. - DAILY RECORD... a fast-moving police procedural by a writer who knows his stuff. - GOOD BOOK GUIDEa class apart - far superior, gripping and compulsive and highly readable. - HUDDERSFIELD DAILY EXAMINER