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Pauline Rowson's fans at Woolston Library give her a warm welcome

Pauline Rowson at Woolston LibraryCrime author, Pauline Rowson was given a warm welcome by fans of her crime novels at Woolston Library, Southampton on 9 July when she spoke about how she writes her popular crime novels set on the South Coast of England.

Pauline Rowson is the author of twenty mystery novels, which includes fourteen featuring the flawed and rugged DI Andy Horton, three in the Art Marvik  mystery thriller series; two standalone thrillers and to be published in September 2019 the first in her new 1950 set series introducing Scotland Yard detective, Inspector Alun Ryga with a baffling crime  to investigate on Portland Island, Dorset.

Woolston Library Pauline Rowson talking about her crime novelsPauline explained to the audience how locations along the south coast of England provide the inspiration for her crime novels and how she turns these ideas into her multi-layered and gripping plots.

Hailed in the UK, USA and Commonwealth as the "Best of British crime fiction" "A good read for mystery lovers," "gripping, compelling and full of twists and turns," Pauline Rowson's crime novels are all set against the backdrop of the ever changing sea on the south coast of England.

Woolston Library Pauline Rowson demonstrating her plot linesPauline Rowson explained how she develops her plot lines by creating a storyboard; how she creates her characters using spidergrams and how she researches the police procedure and the forensic aspects of her crime novels gratefully acknowledging the assistance of Hampshire constabulary and the police marine unit.

Woolston Library Pauline Rowson signing copies of her crime novelsFollowing her talk there was a lively question and answer session and a book signing. Pauline Rowson says, 'It was a pleasure to talk to the lovely audience at Woolston Library and answer their questions about Inspector Andy Horton and Art Marvik.'

Dead Passage is the latest Inspector Andy Horton mystery, number 14 in the series

Dead Passage an Inspector Andy Horton crime novel Available in paperback, as an ebook, on Amazon Kindle and Kobo

A mysterious telephone call sends Horton on a complex and twisted investigation into the death of a local politician twelve years ago and uncovers a trail of lies, secrets and revenge with roots deep in the past.

"A detective novel in the tradition of Rankin and Harvey." Mystery People Magazine

Lost Voyage is the latest Art Marvik mystery thriller, number 3 in the series

Lost Voyage an Art Marvik Mystery by Pauline RowsonMarvik faces a desperate battle to save others from a ruthless assassin who will stop at nothing in order to protect the secret of the Mary Jo’s last voyage from ever being exposed

"Plenty of action, I didn't want to put the book down. A good read for mystery/ thriller fans." Net Galley

Pauline's next crime to be published in September 2019 is the first in a brand new series set in 1950 England introducing Scotland Yard detective, Inspector Alun Ryga who is called up to solve coastal crimes. DEATH IN THE COVE is set on Portland Island.

Death in the Cove, an Inspector Alun Ryga 1950 mystery England 1950, a country still struggling to come to terms with peace in the grip of austerity and rationing.

Recently promoted to Inspector at Scotland Yard the former merchant navy seaman and German prisoner-of-war is despatched to the Island of Portland in Dorset to solve an unusual and baffling case. 

Published in paperback, e book, on Amazon Kindle and Kobo and as an audio book on 26 September 2019.  Now available to pre-order.

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