The Crime Writers' Association

Debut Dagger 2017

Clive Edwards
In the Shadow of the Tower
longlisted

Clive Edwards is an investigative journalist and BAFTA award-winning programme maker. He is currently on the MA course in Creative Writing (Crime) at City University and In the Shadow of the Tower is his first novel. He has always been fascinated by the reputation of Richard III and what really happened to the Princes in the Tower.

IN THE SHADOW OF THE TOWER
May 1502 and Brendan, a young Fleet Street printer, stumbles on a vital clue to one of the greatest historical mysteries – what really happened to the Princes in the Tower. Can he find out the truth and stay ahead of the Tudor king’s agents who want to kill him?

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