Tim Glister is the author of the CWA Steel Dagger-nominated Richard Knox Spy Thriller series. His first novel, Red Corona, won the People’s Book Prize debut award. His second, A Loyal Traitor, was a Times thriller of the month. His third, A Game of Deceit, was a Financial Times thriller of the month. Originally from Newcastle, he has worked as a library assistant, bookseller, literary agent and copywriter. For the last 10 years he’s worked as a creative director behind the scenes at some of the world’s most famous and infamous brands.