Aug 19, 2014
Peter May's award-winning trilogy of books set on the Isle of Lewis in Scotland will finally be published in full in North America; and to mark the occasion, the Scottish author is coming on a tour of the USA and Canada in September to meet fans of the...
Sep 30, 2013
Peter May was the recipient of the Barry Award for his book "The Blackhouse". George Easter of Deadly Pleasures magazine presented the award to at the Scottish author Bouchercon crime writing convention in Albany NY last week.
Oct 25, 2012
Scottish author Peter May's Lewis Trilogy received another accolade in his adopted home of France this weekend when the author won the 2012 Prix Polar International at the "Festival Polar de Cognac" - France's top festival of crime writing in Cognac.
Oct 08, 2012
Peter May's international best-seller, The Blackhouse, finally reaches the USA. Published this month by Sterling Publishing's Silver Oak imprint, its success is something that Scottish author Peter May once believed would never be possible.
May 25, 2012
"The Lewis Man" voted best book of the year by readers of Le Télégramme newspaper in France and Scottish author Peter May lifts the 2012 Prix des Lecteurs and a cheque for 10,000 Euros at a ceremony in Brest on May 24.
Jan 05, 2012
A perfectly preserved body is recovered from a peat bog on the Isle of Lewis. Marked by several horrific stab wounds, it is initially believed by its finders to be over two-thousand years old... until they spot the Elvis tattoo on its right arm.
Oct 16, 2011
Peter May was presented with France's biggest readers' prize at a ceremony in Strasbourg on October 15th for his book "The Blackhouse", currently #7 in the UK paperback charts after enjoying six weeks since publication in the British Top Twenty.
Aug 31, 2011
Peter May's intense, psychological thriller "The Blackhouse" has just been chosen for the Autumn 2011 collection of the Richard and Judy Book Club.
Mar 09, 2011
Peter May's latest book, "The Blackhouse", is on the final shortlist of ten European novels for the French national award, the Prix Littéraire CEZAM for 2011 - and will see the Scottish author return to jail for the second time in four years.
Feb 08, 2011
An award-winning book set in Scotland which is a hit all over Europe finally reaches the British bookshops this week and its Scottish author Peter May is coming home to celebrate at launch parties in Edinburgh and Glasgow.