Caroline Carver / C.J. Carver

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Titles: Blood Junction ( Winner of Crime Writers Debut Dagger Award ), Dead Heat, Black Tide,Beneath The Snow, as C.J. Carver: Gone Without Trace (Orion) Back With Vengeance, The Honest Assassin (Severn House) Spare Me The Truth, Tell Me A Lie (Zaffre) to come Know Me Now (Zaffre)


C J Carver is a half-English, half-kiwi author living just outside Bath. She lived in Australia for ten years before taking up long-distance rally driving – she has driven London to Saigon, London to Cape Town and completed 14,500 miles on the Inca Trail.

Since then she has written nine critically acclaimed novels that have been published in the UK, USA and translated into several languages. CJ’s first novel, Blood Junction won the CWA Debut Dagger and was shortlisted for the USA Barry Award for Best Crime Fiction Novel of the Year. Spare Me The Truth, the first in the Forrester and Davies series, was shortlisted for the 2017 Ngaio Marsh Best Crime Novel.

I remember your faith in my talent… and I am always very grateful for your giving this new writer such a boost.  ~ Caroline Carver