C. J. Sansom was educated at Birmingham University, where he took a BA and then a Ph.D. in history. After working in a variety of jobs, he retrained as a solicitor and practised in Sussex, until becoming a full-time writer. Sansom is the bestselling author of the acclaimed Shardlake series, the Spanish Civil War thriller Winter in Madrid and the number one bestseller Dominion. He lives in Sussex. "
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Listen to Steven Crossley read from Revelation by C. J. Sansom
Listen to an extract from the unabridged audiobook of Dark Fire by C. J. Sansom, read by Steven Crossley.
Listen to an extract from the unabridged audiobook of Dissolution by C. J. Sansom, read by Steven Crossley.
Listen to an extract from the unabridged audiobook of Heartstone by C. J. Sansom, read by Steven Crossley.
Listen to an extract from the unabridged audiobook of Sovereign by C. J. Sansom, read by Steven Crossley.
Matthew Shardlake is back in Lamentation, from the number one bestselling author C. J. Sansom.Summer, 1546.
Lamentation is the latest thrilling historical mystery from C. J. Sansom featuring his lawyer-detective Matthew Shardlake. It isset in the dying days of King Henry VIII’s reign when Henry’s Protestant and Catholic councillors are engaged in a final and decisive power struggle; whoever...
'When you read a book, the story definitely happens inside your head. When you listen, it seems to happen in a little cloud all around it.' - Robin Sloan, Mr Penumbra's 24-hour Bookstore.
In honour of Father's Day, Chris Simmons from Crimesquad selects his five godfathers of crime fiction.
The best historical crime fiction books, as chosen by William Ryan, author of The Constant Soldier.
From police procedurals to historical mysteries, forensic thrillers to psychological suspense, we have the perfect crime book to read as the evenings get longer and longer.
As Henry VIII’s warship Mary Rose is unveiled in Portsmouth 471 years after it sank, we revisit C.J Sansom's piece on the ship central to his fifth Shardlake novel, Heartstone.
C.J Sansom, author of the Shardlake series, reflects on the conflict that inspired his bestselling Spanish Civil War thriller Winter in Madrid.
CJSansomAuthor - one month ago
To celebrate 10 years since the publication of C.J. Sansom's haunting depiction of wartime Spain, we're giving away 10 copies of this beautiful 10th anniversary edition of Winter in Madrid, which is out today.
Like this post and comment with your favourite C.J. Sansom book to be in with a chance of winning one.
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CJSansomAuthor - 10 months ago
Delighted to share a video of the huge LAMENTATION creative which was playing on the Waterloo Motion screen at London Waterloo Station last Friday. We hope you like it.
CJSansomAuthor - one year ago
Thank you to everyone who entered the Tower of London and Shardlake series competition. Congratulations to Philip Crowton, who is the winner! The full Shardlake series and Tower of London tour voucher is on its way to you.
To celebrate publication day, WIN the entire Shardlake series and a tour of The Tower of London. Click here to enter: http://bit.ly/WINShardlake
We are delighted that LAMENTATION is out in paperback today. We hope you enjoy it! http://bit.ly/OrderPaperback
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