Parker Bilal

Parker Bilal is the pseudonym of award-winning literary novelist Jamal Mahjoub.  Born in London, he spent his early childhood in Liverpool before the family moved to Khartoum, Sudan. Parker’s Makana Investigations series has drawn critical acclaim, with The Ghost Runner (Bloomsbury, 2014) being longlisted for the 2015 Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award.  Talks are underway with Paramount Television for an adaptation of the Makana series set in Cairo in the years leading up to the Arab Spring. Dark Water (Bloomsbury, 2017) was shortlisted for the 2018 Shamus Award for Best Private Eye Novel. He currently lives in Amsterdam.

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Right After the Weather

From The New York Times bestselling author of Carry the One, a new novel that explores what happens when a group of friends are confronted with their worst fears. Cate is a stage designer in her early forties, embroiled in theatre projects and the lives of her unconventional Chicago friends and lovers, when her life […]

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The House on the Lake

From the bestselling author of My Sister’s Bones and Day of the Accident comes the haunting new novel THE HOUSE ON THE LAKE Lisa needs to disappear.  And her friend’s rambling old home in the wilds of Yorkshire seems like the perfect place. It’s miles away from the closest town, and no one there knows […]

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Brother & Sister

From the beloved film star and best-selling author of Then Again: a heartfelt memoir about her relationship with her younger brother, and a poignant exploration of the divergent paths siblings’ lives can take. When they were children in the suburbs of Los Angeles in the 1950s, Diane Keaton and her younger brother, Randy, were best […]

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