We are delighted to report that the Audio Book of Terms of Restitution is released today, read by actor Angus King. Find it now on Amazon. Do you recognise the voice? Angus King recently narrated the Booker Prize Winner, Shuggie Bain. This Scottish actor is also well known for his west end roles along with […]


After an 18 month hiatus for the much loved podcast SBooks, WE ARE BACK. To kick start the season we (Doug Skelton and my good self) have produced a ‘spectacular’ talk about our own new books (A Rattle of Bones by Doug Skelton and Terms of Restitution from my own pen), both written during periods […]

14/09/21 had already made Terms of Restitution one of their eBooks of the month. Now they have published their review, underpinning their love for the book across all formats: ‘This gritty, gripping gangland stand-alone crime thriller from the author of the bestselling DCI Daley series, is a wild ride you won’t want to miss… you’ll […]


‘Meyrick is in a league of his own. His knowledge of the criminal underworld is extensive and you feel as if you could meet any one of these individuals in some less savoury haunts. His plotting is superb and the pace is tense. The language and dialogue is captured to perfection with vernacular use which […]


Terms of Restitution is riding high in The Times and Sunday Times Crime Club newsletter this week: ‘A gangland boss with the splendid name of Zander Finn has a crisis of conscience when his son is killed in a Paisley pub. He moves to London and becomes an ambulance driver, but his old wingman tracks […]


From the UK, drill straight through the middle of the world and you reach Australia and that’s EXACTLY what D.C.I. Daley has done. Proudly sitting at No. 8 in the Kindle UK Store overall chart today, No. 1 in Scottish Crime, No.1 in Noir Crime, No.1 in Spy Stories & Tales of Intrigue AND he […]


A good chat with Magnus Linklater of The Times resulted in a glorious full page interview this Saturday. Many thanks Mr Linklater. You can read it online here THE TIMES ‘It is Daley and his sidekick, Brian Scott, who have won Meyrick a world following. Both play equally important parts and represent two sides of […]


For a few days only! A free e-sampler of Terms of Restitution is available from Amazon. Grab your copy now and transport yourself to the streets of Paisley. When they are gone, they are gone. Click here to download now. AMAZON e-SAMPLER  


The Scotsman website carries a review today from that great man, Allan Massie. It will be in the print edition at the weekend. Some lovely words here but our favourite phrase? ‘A novel which you are likely to read with deepening pleasure’ and he really gets the action: ‘Eco-warriors planning an act of terrorism, their […]


It is very good to see a thoughtful review of For Any Other Truth running in the Irish Independent: ‘This latest DCI Daley thriller, the ninth in the series, is deftly plotted and peopled with sympathetically drawn local characters and satisfyingly nuanced and complex wrongdoers’. What’s not to like! Read the piece in full here.