is one of the UK’s most successful thriller writers. Stephen Leather is the author of more than thirty novels and in 2011 The Bookseller magazine announced he was one of the Top 100 most influential people in UK publishing. His eBook The Basement topped the UK and US Kindle charts and his recent thriller False Friends was a Sunday Times bestseller.
Stephen Leather introduced the character of Dan “Spider” Shepherd in his book Hard Landing. Shepherd was an SAS trooper but he left the SAS after being shot in Afghanistan. He began working as a police officer in London but was soon recruited into an undercover squad that could make better use of his talents.View all the books
Stephen Leather introduced the character of Jack Nightingale in his book Nightfall. Nightingale is forced to leave his job as an armed police officer and becomes a private detective in London. A few weeks before his thirty-third birthday Nightingale discovers that he was adopted at birth.View all the books
Stephen Leather’s first book – Pay Off – was published by Collins in 1986, and he went on to write The Fireman and Hungry Ghost while working as a journalist on the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong. All three books were published by Harper Collins.View all the books
Stephen Leather is one of the UK’s most successful eBook entrepreneurs. His self-published eBooks The Basement, Once Bitten and Dreamer’s Cat were all bestsellers on the Kindle and at one point he had four of the top five slots on the UK Kindle bestseller list.View all the books