April 23rd 
Appearing with Kevin Sansom, Paul Farley and Helen Walsh at Leaf, Liverpool for World Book Night. In association with Waterstones, Bold Street, Liverpool.

May 3rd
Publication of Death In The Sun, Faber and Faber, Trade Paperback.

May 5th
Brighton Festival

May 15th
Re-launch of Free To Write. Hannah Priest joins project as Researcher.

May 24th
Crimefest, Bristol

June 2nd
Research trip to Madrid, Toledo and Andalucia. On the trail of Santi Extebatteria

June 23rd
Book Signing, Waterstones, Manchester, 11.30am, followed by Trof and TNQ

July 12th
Appearing at Faber Crime evening at Swiss Cottage Library, with Stav Sherez and Andrew Martin.

July 29th 
Portugal and Cadiz; researching the trail of Santi Extebatteria.

Filming ‘The writing of Death In The Sun’.

August 23rd
Am Anfang war der Schmerz, published in Germany by Fischer (Pain of Death)