The highly anticipated return of Dalziel and Pascoe, the hugely popular police duo and stars of the long-running BBC TV series, in a psychological thriller. / The last three Dalziel and Pascoe novels have been Top Ten bestsellers in hardback and paperback. / The TV series, recommissioned every year, is one of the highest rated BBC drama serials, attracting 10 million viewers. / The eleventh season of 'Dalziel and Pacoe' will be broadcast in the Spring of 2007. / Gold and Diamond Dagger Award winner. / Reginald Hill's novels have sold over two million copies in the UK alone. He has a huge fan base in Australia. / Competition: Ian Rankin, PD James, Ruth Rendell
Reginald Hill was brought up in Cumbria, and has returned there after many years in Yorkshire. With his first crime novel, 'A Clubbable Woman', he was hailed as 'the crime novel's best hope' and twenty years on he has more than fulfilled that prophecy.
Praise for 'The Stranger House': Grim, gory, fascinating, enraging and entertaining.' Independent 'A mystery novel but far more than that. It's gripping! Hill is wonderful.' The Times 'Exhilarating' Sunday Times 'You're enthralled by the cunning of the plotting! great.' Observer 'It's a complex, multi-layered plot! it takes a master like Mr Hill to turn it into such an absorbing and atmospheric mystery.' Sunday Telegraph Praise for 'Good Morning, Midnight': 'A real treat. The characters are deftly drawn, the plot constantly delivers surprises and the assured narrative demonstrates again what a terrific writer he is.' Observer 'As absorbing and as enjoyable as anything Hill has produced. The writing is brilliant, witty and erudite.' Evening Standard