Colin Cotterill was born in London. He has taught in Australia, the USA and Japan and lived for many years in Laos where he worked for nongovernmental social service organizations. He now writes full-time and lives in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Colin won the 2009 CWA Dagger in the Library Award for his Dr Siri series.
'The story is good, the characters interesting, the hero delightful
and the setting fascinating: a find' Literary Review. * Literary
'An embarrassment of riches: Holmesian sleuthing, political satire, and droll comic study of a prickly late bloomer' Kirkus (starred review). * Kirkus *
'A wonderfully fresh and exotic mystery' New York Times Book Review. * New York Times *