Author, international thriller
Laurence O’Bryan is the author of The Istanbul Puzzle, recipient of the SCWC*SD21 Outstanding Fiction Award for what became the first in a three-book international conspiracy thriller series. Short listed for Irish crime novel of 2012 and translated into 10 languages, the other novels have also been translated and a movie adaptation of the series is in underway. Laurence is published by Harper Collins UK, Canada & Australia, Hachette in Poland, Newton Compton in Italy, and La Factoria de Ideas in Spain and South America. He has a popular blog and other sites including a free writers magazine site, a resource to help writers and publishers. Laurence has delivered courses and workshops at a variety of writers’ events and teaches the craft of writing at Ireland’s leading writing school, The Irish Writers Centre in Dublin. The Manhattan Puzzle, the second book in his series, is now out.
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