Born in the north of England, Tom Callaghan was educated at the University of York and Vassar College, USA. An inveterate traveller, he divides his time between London, Prague, Dubai and Bishkek.
Even better than Child 44. Akyl Borubaev is a terrific creation - Anthony HorowitzJust keeps getting better . . . buy the whole series right away - Peter Robinson, author of the bestselling DCI Banks seriesBorubaev has developed into a deeply satisfying protagonist, capable of humanity amid the violence - Daily MailA powerfully descriptive writer - The Daily ExpressUnforgettable - The Sunday Times[Tom Callaghan's] gloomy atmospheric portrait convinces and he writes with style and panache . . . A lively story and a riveting glimpse of an unknown society - The TimesStorytelling of the highest quality . . . Introduces a detective it is impossible not to believe in. Callaghan is a new voice to be welcomed - Daily MailA Killing Winter is a brilliant debut, and an early contender for one of my top reads of the year - Raven Crime Reads