Scott Hunter


Scott Hunter was born in Romford, Essex in 1956. He was educated at the now sadly defunct Douai Abbey School in Woolhampton,Berkshire. His writing career was kick-started after hewon first prize in the Sunday Express short story competition in 1996. He combines a career in IT with a parallel career as a semiprofessional drummer. Where he fits in the writing is anyone’s guess. Scott lives in Berkshire with his wife and two youngest children.

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Death Walks Behind You
Price: Free! Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
DCI Brendan Moran’s last minute break in the West Country proves anything but restful as he becomes embroiled in the mysterious disappearance of an American tourist. Does the village harbour some dark and dreadful secret? The brooding presence of the old manor house and the dysfunctional de Courcy family may hold the answer ...
Creatures of Dust
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
An undercover detective goes missing and the body of a young man is found mutilated in a shop doorway. Is there a connection? DCI Brendan Moran’s suspicions are aroused when a senior officer insists on handling the investigation himself. Moran finds himself coming back to the same question again and again: is he leading his team up a blind alley?
Rattle and Drum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'Rattle and Drum' is the story of drummer Scott Hunter's musical adventures, from early days in his garden shed playing along to Deep Purple and Zeppelin albums to recording with internationally successful British rock band, Jethro Tull.
Black December
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,010. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
DCI Brendan Moran, world-weary veteran of 1970s Ireland, is recuperating from a near fatal car crash when a murder is reported at Charnford Abbey. The abbot and his monks are strangely uncooperative, but when a Vatican visitor arrives and an ancient relic goes missing the truth threatens to expose not only the abbey's haunted secrets but also the spirits of Moran's own troubled past.
The Ley Lines of Lushbury
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,840. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When Tim Herring's family moves to the village of Lushbury, strange things begin to happen. Who is the mysterious girl, Domino, and why do the birds of Lushbury only fly in straight lines? The children are soon pitched into a desperate race to protect an ancient secret buried beneath Stonehenge – but can they really hope to win against such a terrifying enemy?
The Trespass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,410. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Anthropologist Simon Dracup's daughter has been kidnapped... The CIA reveals that his only hope of tracing her lies within his grandfather's diary, the record of a century-old expedition to Mount Ararat, resting place of the Ark of Noah. Trusting no one, least of all the CIA, Dracup journeys to Africa to track down a mysterious cult and uncover their secrets. But is he too late to save his child?

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