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Pauline Rowson - one of Britain's most exciting crime writers

Pauline Rowson with DI Andy Horton novel A Killing CoastcPauline Rowson is the author of twenty-four gripping, fast-paced, atmospheric crime novels including the popular SOLENT MURDER MYSTERY series featuring the rugged and troubled DI Andy Horton.

She is also author of the action-packed mystery thrillers featuring former Royal Marine Commando Art Marvik and the entertaining 1950s set mysteries with Scotland Yard detective, Inspector Ryga who is sent out to solve baffling coastal crimes around the UK.

Pauline is an entertaining speaker who talks about how she plots, researches and writes her popular crime novels. 

Here is what some readers say about her highly entertaining and riveting mystery books:  

"Pauline Rowson is the mistress of weaving intricate plot twists in complicated tales that keep the reader on his/her toes to the very end...an author who never disappoints." Amazon

"The Harley Davidson-riding, boat-dwelling Horton is a fascinating man to get to know, and his thoughtful approach to detection is a pleasure to read." Publishers Weekly

"A great read for mystery lovers with plenty to keep you guessing until the last moment."  Crime Book Club ( DI Andy Horton crime novels)

"Pure detection mixed with a bit of history. Love these characters and the setting is great.” Goodreads (Inspector Ryga Mysteries)

'I loved this fast-paced story with enough twists and turns in a plot that kept me guessing right to the last page. If you enjoy an exciting crime novel, where you can rush breathlessly alongside the hero as he unravels a complicated mystery while fending off one danger after another, then you should give this one a try. It won't disappoint.'  Amazon (Art Marvik mystery thrillers)

"For lovers of mysteries without the gory details. The ending was a twist I didn't see coming." Amazon (Inspector Ryga mystery)

"A tense, terrifying thrill ride that twists and turns with dizzying speed. A likeable, smart, tough, but all too human hero make this a cracking-good series - action fans need Marvik on their radar." Booklist (Art Marvik mystery thrillers)

"Gripping crime novels full of twists and turns, multi-layered, compelling."

"Pauline Rowson is one of the most talented crime and thriller writers in the UK. By choosing locations and plot lines that are unique to her 'marine mysteries' she has set herself apart from the tried and tested formulae within the genre." The Book Depository

Born and raised in the coastal city of Portsmouth in the UK, Pauline Rowson draws her inspiration from the sea. When she isn't writing (which isn't often) she can be found walking the coastal paths looking for a good place to put a body!

Pauline is a member of the Crime Writers' Association and the Society of Authors.  Before becoming a full time writer she was a renowned marketing and training guru, with a collection of 'how to' business books and a successful marketing, media and training career behind her.

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