David Belbin

Biography

David Belbin is the author of forty novels for teenagers and several books for older readers, including 'The Pretender', about literary forgery, and the crime/politics series 'Bone and Cane'. His YA novels include 'Love Lessons', 'The Last Virgin' & 'The Beat' series. He teaches creative writing at Nottingham Trent University. Full biography and bibliography at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Belbin

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Books

Love Lessons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,030. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Rachel has a crush on her new English teacher. Mike fancies Rachel too. Neither plans to do anything about it. Then a school play brings them closer together. Really Close.
The Beat: Dead White Male
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,090. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When 19-year-old Scott Travis is found battered to death, the police are baffled. Probationary police officer Clare Coppola delves deeper into Scott's past and a murky history emerges. Scott was a blackmailer. His victims included a medical student, a former prostitute and even a police officer. Which of them was desperate enough to kill to keep their secret hidden?
The Beat: Asking For It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,010. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A 13-year-old girl is raped, and Neil is assigned to the case. Shortly afterwards, a university student is attacked in a similar way, though this time the rapist wore a mask. Could the two crimes be connected? Or is it just coincidence? Neil must get to the bottom of the case before the attacker strikes again. One of the hardest hitting Beat novels makes for a gripping read, full of twists.
The Beat: Smokescreen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,600. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
There is a serial arsonist at large, going by the name of Phoenix. First Clare Coppola's old school is hit and then Hyson Green library. What will be the next target? Clare is determined to find Phoenix, but it is hard to track down someone with no apparent motive. A slow burning mystery that features the return of Ian Jagger and introduces dubious politician Roger Wellington.
The Beat: Black and Blue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Racist cops, bent lawyers and broken romances confront Ben Shipman in this gripping, hard edged mystery from the author of 'Bone and Cane'. A violent attack on an alternative bookshop leads to an incendiary situation on the streets of Nottingham, where young police officers confront prejudices of every kind. With a new afterword by the author describing the events that this story was based on.
The Beat: Missing Person
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,720. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The beginning of The Beat, Belbin's groundbreaking police procedural series, finds Clare Coppola about to go on patrol for the first time when her own home is broken into. A fast paced mystery from the author of the best selling Bone and Cane series, this story introduces a cast of young police officers investigating the disappearance of a fifteen year old girl in inner city Nottingham.
Festival: The Glastonbury Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Family
David Belbin's much loved novel about the 2000 Glastonbury Festival, with a bigger map and a new afterword.

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