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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C. J. Sansom
From the beaches of Sussex in 1935, to the swinging sixties in London and Sicily in the 1870s, these books will take you to another time and place, wherever you’re spending the summer.
We're delighted to announce that two Pan Macmillan authors are on the 2017 CWA Dagger in the Library shortlist.
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C.J Sansom, author of the Shardlake series, reflects on the conflict that inspired his bestselling Spanish Civil War thriller Winter in Madrid.
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.
The best historical crime fiction books, as chosen by William Ryan, author of The Constant Soldier.
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.
'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.
Listen to Steven Crossley read from Revelation by C. J. Sansom
In honour of Father's Day, Chris Simmons from Crimesquad selects his five godfathers of crime fiction.
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...
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.
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 Heartstone 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.
To celebrate 10 years since the publication of C.J. Sansom's haunting depiction of wartime Spain, we...
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by @CJSansomAuthor - 2 years ago
Thank you to everyone who entered the Tower of London and Shardlake series competition. Congratulati...
To celebrate publication day, WIN the entire Shardlake series and a tour of The Tower of London. Cli...
We are delighted that LAMENTATION is out in paperback today. We hope you enjoy it! http://bit.ly/Ord...