Peter Turnbull was born and raised in Yorkshire, England. He has had a variety of jobs--in a former incarnation he was a social worker for twenty-three years, an occupation he gave up to become a full-time writer. ""Fear of Drowning"" is his twelfth novel.
"A creative plot, a realistic picture of police work, and one of the more appealing British copper duos in the business add up to entertaining mystery fare." Booklist on Once A Biker "A solid British police procedural with a plot full of unexpected twists and a pair of protagonists who can play in the same league as any of Britain's top cop duos" Booklist on Chelsea Smile "Give Hennessey and Yellich to fans of Reginald Hill's Dalziel and Pascoe" Booklist on Fire Burn "Another skilfully written, understated, intelligent British procedural from the reliable Turnbull" Booklist on False Knight "Recommend this one to fans of John Harvey and Ian Rankin" Booklist on Chill Factor"