'His First Lie is a cracking debut and I can't wait to see more of Ray Drake.'

Mark Billingham

'Grips from the start and never lets up.'

Marcel Berlins, The Times

'At a stroke, Mark Hill has joined the upper echelons of London crime writers.' 

Barry Forshaw, Crime Time

'As poignant as it it gripping.'

Sunday Express

'Dark, twisted, addictive. Loads of satisfying twists and turns. I couldn't put it down.'

Robert Bryndza, author of The Girl In The Ice

News & Blog

03 February 2018
Gutten Fra Barne-Hjemmet is published in Norway!

Every time I think the covers of my foreign editions can't get any sinister, along comes another fantastically dark interpretation...

14 February 2018
Mark Hill’s Debut Relaunches As His First Lie

Two O'Clock Boy is dead - long live His First Lie!I'm thrilled to announce that my crime debut has...

11 July 2017
Short Story: Thaw

I've been meaning to put this up for a while. It's a spooky ghost story I wrote a couple...

28 October 2017
How To Make Your Little Characters BIG

Hi everyone, if you want to read something by me about minor characters - namely, how to make your little...