Praise for His Own Executioner:
‘First-rate biography’ – David Collard, The Literary Review
‘Collett paints a convincing picture’ – D.J. Taylor, The Times Literary Supplement
‘A riveting and revealing biography’ – Cathi Unsworth, ‘First Lady of noir writing’ and author of Without the Moon
‘Fascinating’ – Paul Willetts, author of Rendezvous at the Russian Tea Rooms
The first-ever biography of Nigel Balchin (His Own Executioner: The Life of Nigel Balchin by Derek Collett) was published by SilverWood Books on 1 September 2015. The book is available in two formats: paperback (ISBN 978-1-78132-391-5; price GBP 11.99) and ebook (ISBN 978-1-78132-392-2; price GBP 4.99).
There are several ways in which you can purchase the book, including via major online retailers such as Amazon, Book Depository, Blackwells, Waterstones, etc. In the UK, it is also possible to go into any bookshop and place an order for a copy: as the book is being stocked by the two major British wholesalers it should be very easy to obtain.