About A P Bateman

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A P Bateman is a bestselling action-thriller novelist who has reached the number one spots on Amazon US, UK, Canada and Australia. He has written nineteen novels - four in the Rob Stone series, thirteen in the Alex King series and his standalone Cornish crime thrillers Hell's Mouth and Unforgotten. He has also written numerous short stories and novellas and recently been commissioned to write a play for the BBC. It has often been said that there is a high degree of realism to his books, something aided by his love of adventure sports, shooting and his earlier work as a bodyguard and private investigator.  

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"Alex King is unstoppable, a force to be reckoned with..." Stephen Leather - International bestselling author of the Spider Shepherd series


"This is an author on top of his game..." David Oaten - Breakaway Reviewers


"Another riveting read from a master of the action/thriller genre..." The Midwest Book Review


"Deftly constructed, consistently compelling, unfailingly entertaining story telling..." The US Book Watch


"Smarter than Bond, tougher than Reacher..." USA Today


"Surely these books will soon be blockbuster movies..." Caroline Walker, The Book Review

For ex-SAS and current MI5 officer Dave Lomu, Fiji was his childhood home. Leaving under a cloud and not looking back for twenty years means there is little left for him in paradise. But when his family call for help, he returns to a world of ruthless developers, police and government corruption and the murder of a boy and the disappearance of the half-sister he never knew he had. Lomu has a particular set of skills, and is determined to get answers.


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