A police procedural crime novel based in Birmingham and featuring Detective Inspector Tom Mariner
Chris Collett Chris lives in Birmingham and is married with 2 teenage children and small but pungent dog. THE WORM IN THE BUD is Chris Collett's first novel.
'Refreshingly original . . . Mariner is a wonderful character . . . Altogether a very lively read.' (Liza Cody) 'I really couldn't put it down' (Raw Edge Magazine) 'Collett is a wonderful writer, subtle, clever, strong on atmosphere and character. This is a fitting follow-up to her debut and reassures the crime fan that the police procedural is in safe hands. More, please' (Yorkshire Post)