KA Richardson is a crime writer based in North East England. She has worked for the police for around 8 years, both as a CSI (crime scene investigator) and also in alternate roles involving dealing with people in heightened states of emotion. She spends a lot of time in coffee shops, both writing and people watching. She began focussing on writing as a career in 2011 when she competed her MA Creative Writing, and focuses primarily on the crime/police procedural genre. Her short story Escape and first novel, With Deadly Intent, were published by Caffeine Nights in April 2016 - the next book in this series linked by location and overlapping characters will be published by Bloodhound Books in June 2016.