Peter May - The Lewis
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Click here to find out morePeter May’s books have sold several million copies worldwide and have won awards in the UK, the USA, and France.
He is the author of:
- the internationally best-selling Lewis Trilogy (The Blackhouse, The Lewis Man and The Chessmen) set in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland
- the China Thrillers, 6 books featuring Beijing detective Li Yan and American forensic pathologist Margaret Campbell
- the critically-acclaimed Enzo Files, 6 books featuring Scottish forensic scientist Enzo MacLeod, which is set in France
- several standalone novels including the multi award-winning Entry Island, Runaway, Coffin Road and his latest, entitled I'll Keep You Safe, which see a return to the Outer Hebrides (January 2018, Quercus UK).
He has also had a successful career as a television writer, creator, and producer.
One of Scotland's most prolific and successful television dramatists, he garnered more than 1000 credits in 15 years as scriptwriter and script editor on prime-time British television drama.
He is the creator of three major television drama series and presided over two of the highest-rated drama serials in his homeland before quitting television to return to his first love, writing novels.
Born and raised in Scotland he lives in France.