The Internet Book List - Spread the word

Author Information: Stephen Leather



Rating: Weighted - 7.51 / Average - 6.5 of 10 (2 votes)
Comments: 0 (show them)
Biography's Source: From the publisher

Stephen Leather is on of the UK's most successful thriller writers. Before becoming a novelist, he was a journalist for more than ten years on newspapers such as "The Times," "Daily Mail," and "South China Morning Post" in Hong Kong. Before that, he was employed as a biochemist for ICI, shoveled limestone in a quarry, worked as a baker, a petrol pump attendant, a barman, and worked for the Inland Revenue. He began writing full time in 1992. His bestsellers have been translated into more than ten languages and hi is the UK's second-bestselling writer on Kindle. He has also written for television shows such as "London's Burning," "The Knock," and the BBC's "Murder in Mind" series and two of his books, "The Stretch" and "The Bombmaker," were filmed for TV.


©Steven Jeffery /, 2012
Terms of Use