Peter Robinson grew up in the United Kingdom, and now divides his time between Toronto and Richmond, Yorkshire. Peter’s critically acclaimed Inspector Banks novels have won numerous awards, are published in translation all over the world, and several have been adapted for television. Sleeping in the Ground was released in 2017 and won the 2018 Arthur Ellis Prize for Best Crime Novel, while his latest novel, Careless Love, is set to be released in 2018 and is the twenty-fifth book in the bestselling Inspector Banks series. He has also written two collections of short stories and three stand-alone novels, including the bestseller Before the Poison, which was the winner of the Arthur Ellis Award in Canada, Sweden’s Golden Crowbar Award, and the 2013 Dilys Award given by the Independent Mystery Booksellers Association.
Sleeping in the Ground
McClelland & Stewart
In Sleeping in the Ground, Detective Superintendent Alan Banks is called in to lead the investigation after a shocking mass murder occurs during a wedding outside a small church in the Yorkshire Dales. An exhaustive manhunt ensues and the shooter is run to ground as the investigation follows in inevitable course.