Michael Wood

Michael Wood is a Sheffield-based crime writer. HarperCollins have now published ten novels and a short story in his hugely successful DCI Matilda Darke series, with global sales of more than 350,000 copies, and he is also the author of Audible Original thrillers The Seventh Victim and Vengeance is Mine with three further audio thrillers commissioned.

Praise for Michael Wood:

‘You can count on Michael Wood to deliver a deliciously twisted and intriguing plot, leading to a surprise ending by a likeable and very real protagonist, Matilda Darke’ Yrsa Sigurdardottir

‘She is the perfect heroine’ Elly Griffiths

‘A pitch-black concept, tightly delivered and played at exhilarating pace’ Paul Finch

‘Crackling dialogue, dark wit and an exciting ending. Recommended if you liked Happy Valley’ Mark Edwards

‘DCI Matilda Darke is going places’ James Oswald

‘A compelling, addictive read, it’s hard to put down. I really enjoyed getting to know DCI Matilda Darke. She’s strong character with real depth’ Robert Bryndza