William Shaw

Author William Shaw

William Shaw is the author of Salt Lane which launched a new series featuring DI Alex Cupidi whose first appearance was in The Birdwatcher, set in Kent and Northern Ireland. Amongst his other work is the Breen and Tozer series which launched with A Song from Dead Lips, followed by A House of Knives and A Book of Scars. Of the fourth in the series, Sympathy for The Devil, the Daily Mail said, ‘Shaw goes from strength to strength, while making it all seem effortless.’ Before writing crime, William was a music journalist and the author of several non-fiction books including Westsiders: Stories of the Boys in the Hood and A Superhero For Hire.

Not only is William Shaw  appearing at the Westgate Literary Festival 2019 but there is an opportunity to meet him and Lisa Cutts at Westgate Lit’s Afternoon Tea with Lisa Cutts and William Shaw. Tickets are available from our Ticket Office.