Richard Godwin is a widely published crime and horror writer as well as a produced playwright. He taught English and American literature at London University. He writes dark crime fiction, and he lets it slip the net like wash into horror. His first crime novel Apostle Rising was published by Black Jackal Books as a paperback on March 10, 2011. In it a serial killer is crucifying politicians and recreating the murder scenes of an old case. It is available online and on the shelves of all good bookstores.
His second novel Mr. Glamour is being published in March 2012 by Black Jackal Books and is available online and at all good retailers.
Samuel Verso is an ordinary, old-fashioned publisher trying to resist the lure of e-books while his wife fills the hallway with prosthetic limbs and his business partner is replaced with an exact replica. Abducted and beaten, his reality becomes as malleable as the narratives in his books, fading away to be replaced by the mysterious code. And only a missing author holds the key to the code