head to Burnham-On-Sea author's launch of latest novel
of book lovers headed to a Burnham-On-Sea author's launch of his
new novel during a special book signing session on Saturday (October
new book, called Death Sentence, is the latest in Damien Boyd's
DI Nick Dixon Crime Series.
signed copies of the novel at GW Hurley book shop in Burnham High
Street on Saturday when a line of fans queued up to snap up the
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Death Sentence was great fun to write,
with the research taking me down Swildons Hole with members
of the Wessex Cave Club to experience it for myself."
had never been caving before and it was a truly magical trip. If
youve never been, I can heartily recommend it!"
popular series of crime thrillers follows the exploits of Nick Dixon,
a detective inspector in the Avon & Somerset Police, based at
the new police centre at Express Park, Bridgwater.
previous novel - which was the fifth in the series - was called
Dead Level and was published in March this year.
added: "The setting takes in some familiar spots, such as Berrow
beach and, of course, Burnham-On-Sea, but also some new ones too,
Dixon visiting the Mendips and North Curry. He also ventures further
afield to London, Pembrokeshire, Bristol and Birmingham in a frantic
race against time."
body of an elderly man is found in an abandoned World War Two pillbox
beside the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal. With no obvious motive
and no credible suspect, DI Nick Dixon starts digging into the victims
more he digs, the deeper Dixon is drawn into a case that takes him
from the cave systems beneath rural Somerset to the heart of government,
and threatens to expose a military cover-up at the highest level."
by a wall of silence, Dixon must unravel a dangerous conspiracy
before the killer strikes again."
Sentence will be officially released on Tuesday 4th October.