New DS Sara Hirst release date

I’m delighted to announce that book six in the DS Sara Hirst series is due out on 4th April.┬áThe Wild Thyme Farm Murder is a twisty, character centred police procedural set during the hottest summer on record. Wild fires are springing up all over the county, but are they wild or deliberately started? Sara and…

By Judi Daykin March 17, 2024 Off

Release Date!

Delighted to announce that The Norfolk Beach Murders will be released on the 11th May. You can pre-order for your Kindle on the link below. Paperback details to follow. So make a date in your diary if you fancy the next DS Sara Hirst novel and find out what Lisa London did next. Details here.

By Judi Daykin April 18, 2023 Off

The Norfolk Beach Murders

Delighted to share the cover for DS Sara Hirst book 5 – The Norfolk Beach Murders. Atmospheric as always and I am so pleased with it. Getting very excited now! More news about the release date and a hint or two will follow soon.

By Judi Daykin April 12, 2023 Off

Newsletter launch

Would any readers be interested in an email newsletter from DS Sara Hirst and me? The newsletter will come out three times a year, containing news, character information and a short photo-essay about my work or the settings for my novels. Updates and information about the world of DS Sara Hirst will wing their way…

By Judi Daykin February 21, 2023 Off

Cover of the Year 2022

It’s so wonderful to be able to start the New Year with some great news. Delighted to say that Chill With A Book Awards have given Cover of the Year 2022 to my novel A Brutal Season. My grateful thanks and congratulations go my publisher Joffe Books. They take care of me so well and…

By Judi Daykin January 3, 2023 Off

Free Short Story!!

A few months ago I mentioned that there was a special DS Sara Hirst side project and here it is. A selection of five short stories all from Joffe authors and all COMPLETELY FREE. What do neglected teenager Jade and pensioner Alan have in common. Can they overcome their suspicion of each other? Does Bowen…

By Judi Daykin October 18, 2022 Off

Chill With a Book Awards

I am delighted to say that my books are proving a hit with the readers from Chill With a Book Awards. A Brutal Season earned a Readers’ Award and was Cover of the Month for July. Now Wayland Babes, my ghost story collection has also gained a Readers’ Award. I am so grateful to the…

By Judi Daykin August 23, 2022 Off

An Artful Murder now available

Today’s the day!!! Find out what DS Sara Hirst did next! The most bizzare murders the team have had to deal with to date, with an artistic twist. And what is boyfriend Chris up to? Feel free to head on over to Amazon to order your Kindle, KU or paperback versions. If you are thinking…

By Judi Daykin July 13, 2022 Off