David graduated from Manchester University and had a successful career as a professional in the construction industry. His writing has generated strong acclaim having had a stage play shortlisted in the Essex Playwrights Festival in 2001 and gaining Commended and Highly Commended awards at Writers’ Conferences in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 for his crime writing. In 2013, his novel, TORMENT, was shortlisted for the CWA Debut Dagger. His work is also exampled in How to Write a Chiller Thriller by Sally Spedding and published in April 2014. He has frequently been profiled in the press including Yorkshire Post, East Anglian Daily Times and BBC Radio. He is a frequent guest of the Essex Book Festival and a regular attendee at the Writers’ Café events of the Ipswich Arts Festival. Delighted to have a 3 book publishing deal with Bloodhound Books for his Wakefield Series of crime fiction.
Three young women are missing, luxury cars are being stolen, an office worker is shot dead and the bodies of two schoolgirls, missing since the late 1980’s, are discovered. Strong and Souter are drawn into murky and dangerous worlds.
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The body of a prominent business lawyer is found naked and shackled to a frame following a house fire.
Six weeks earlier, his wife, a nurse, has discovered he owns the property. Unconvinced by her husband's explanations, she obtains spare keys and makes some surprising discoveries.
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