Colin Bateman
1962-
  

Colin Bateman was born in Northern Ireland. He was educated at Bangor Grammar School. He then joined the County Down Spectator, where he became the deputy editor until 1996. He also wrote the television series Murphy's Law. He is the creator of 'Dan Starkey', a journalist in Belfast.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
'Dan Starkey' Novels
 1) Divorcing Jack  1995
 2) Of Wee Sweetie Mice and Men  1997
 3) Turbulent Priests  1999
 4) Shooting Sean  2001
 5) The Horse with My Name  2002
 6) Driving Big Davie  2004
 7) Belfast Confidential  2005
 8) Nine Inches  2011
 9) Fire and Brimstone  2013
10) The Dead Pass  2014
Other Novels
 1) Cycle of Violence (Also published as: Crossmaheart)  1996
 2) Empire State  1997
 3) Maid of the Mist  1999
 4) Murphy's Law  2002
 5) Murphy's Revenge  2005
 6) I Predict a Riot  2007
 7) Orpheus Rising  2008
 8) Mystery Man  2009
 9) The Day of the Jack Russell  2009
10) Dr. Yes  2010
11) The Prisoner of Brenda  2012
12) Papercuts  2016

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