The Crime Writers’ Association

Shaking Hands with the Devil author Bryan J Mason at Clifton, Bristol

Debut author Bryan J Mason is holding a presentation and signing event for his darkly comic novel, Shaking Hands with the Devil.

The story follows serial killer Clifton and Detective Hicks through 1990 London.

Details are on the attached link for the event at the Clifton Village branch of Waterstones on 17 November at 6.30pm. Bryan will be in conversation about the long journey to publication, as well as his influences and why he thinks an interest in serial killers is a healthy pursuit.

A chance for a Q&A, mingling a complimentary glass of wine and a chance to buy the book and have it signed.

Places are free, but limited, so please reserve your place. Visit:


‘A twisted and twisting tale. Few authors can pull off darkly comic detective fiction like Carl Hiaasen, but Bryan J Mason is one. A great read’ – Mike Bullen, writer and creator of Cold Feet.


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