Mari Hannah is the award winning author of the Kate Daniels crime fiction series, a former Probation Officer whose career was cut short when she was injured on duty. She's a scriptwriter with a number of projects under her belt, most notably a feature length film and the pilot episode of a crime series for television, the latter as part of a BBC drama development scheme. She lives in Northumberland with her partner, an ex-murder detective.
In 2010, she won the Northern Writers' Award. She won the Polari First Book Prize 2013 for her debut, The Murder Wall. She was shorlisted for the Dagger in the Library in 2014 and her series is in development with Stephen Fry's film amd TV production company, Sprout Pictures. Her first standalone thriller, The Silent Room, was published in November 2015.
To find Mari or see where she is appearing, visit her events page at: marihannah.com