Simon Shaw

Simon Shaw studied at Cambridge University and the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. He worked as an actor. After the publication of his first novel he concentrated mostly on writing and journalism. He is an assistant editor of The Week and a regular book reviewer for the Mail on Sunday. He is the creator of:
1. 'Philip Fletcher', a British actor and murderer in London.
2. 'Grace Cornish', a freelance detective.


Titles and year of publication:  

'Philip Fletcher' Novels
 1) Murder Out of Tune  1988
 2) Bloody Instructions  1991
 3) Dead for a Ducat  1992
 4) The Villain of the Earth (Last Laugh Dagger Award)  1994
 5) The Company of Knaves  1996
 6) Act of Darkness  1997
'Grace Cornish' Novels
 1) Killing Grace  2000
 2) Selling Grace  2001
Other Novels
 1) Killer Cinderella (Last Laugh Dagger Award)  1990