'Taut and compelling.' - Peter James
'A stylish top-of-the-line crime tale.' - Jeffery Deaver
'Well-written, soundly plotted, psychologically acute... All the ingredients combine to make a tense, clever police whodunnit.' - The Times
'Leigh Russell is one to watch.' - --Lee Child
'Leigh Russell has become one of the most impressively dependable purveyors of the English police procedural. She has done so without stooping to gimmicks, over-eccentric characters or unnecessary violence... a thoroughly satisfying read.' - The Times
'Race To Death is a fast-paced thriller, with more murders than are usually to be found in York, and a satisfying twist near its denouement. Further murderous mayhem in York is promised from Leigh.' - --York Press
About the Author
Leigh Russell is the author of the internationally bestselling Geraldine Steel series: Cut Short, Road Closed, Dead End, Death Bed, Stop Dead and Fatal Act. The next Geraldine Steel title will be published in 2015. Cold Sacrifice, the first in a spin off series featuring Ian Peterson, was published in 2013. Cut Short was shortlisted for a CWA Dagger Award, Stop Dead was a Finalist for The People's Book Prize, and her books frequently #1 on kindle and iTunes. She is published in the UK by No Exit Press, in the US by HarperCollins, and is published in French, Italian, Turkish and German. Leigh studied at the University of Kent gaining a Masters degree in English and American literature. For many years a secondary school English teacher, Leigh now writes full-time. She is married with two daughters and lives in North West London.