Greg Iles is the author of fourteen New York Times bestselling novels, including the No.1 bestseller, The Quiet Game. His books have been made into films, translated into more than twenty languages and published in more than thirty-five countries. Mississippi Blood is the final volume in the ground-breaking Natchez Burning Trilogy, which has been published to critical acclaim and optioned for TV. The first novel in the saga, Natchez Burning, was heralded by The Times as `the thriller of the year'. Greg spent most of his youth in Natchez, Mississippi, and graduated from Ole Miss in 1983. He currently lives in Natchez with his wife, and has two children.
`Exceptional ... literary crime fiction at its finest - fluent, intelligent, high-octane and yet with deep moral purpose ... Unputdownable' The Times `A cracking courtroom drama ... a compelling read' Sun `Epic ... operatic in its reach ... with courtroom drama that is far more blistering than the John Grisham variety' Financial Times Praise for Greg Iles: "The thriller of the year, of the decade even' The Times `Iles is a phenomenal thriller writer' Independent on Sunday `His thrillers grip from start to finish' Sunday Telegraph `Terrific, engrossing' Sunday Times `A tale that is both riveting in detail and amazing in its sheer scope' Sun `Exciting, moving and inspirational' Metro `Often seen as a John Grisham imitator, Iles clearly outperforms the master of the Deep South thriller in this angry yet engrossing novel' Sunday Times `Extraordinarily entertaining and fiendishly suspenseful. I defy you to start it and find a way to put it down ...This is an amazing work of popular fiction' STEPHEN KING `A scorching read' John Grisham `An incredible web of intrigue and suspense' Clive Cussler `My favourite kind of novel ... Ambitious in its scope and superbly satisfying in its execution' Dan Brown