Nine Lives Original Books specialises in the publication of new takes on the traditional whodunnit, crime and spy noir, supernatural mysteries and darkly humorous mixtures of fantasy and reality. We like to take readers out of this world ...

Don't just take our word for it - writing of 'The Woman with a Man in Her Hat', one critic said, “It’s novel (no pun intended), ingenious, inventive, imaginative, intricate, mischievous, poignant, punchy, unexpected, and demonstrates great linguistic dexterity. It really does take you to other worlds… ‘brilliant’...” A.B., previously of the Financial Times and a former book editor. Oh, and by the way, we also love biographies and letters. We have a very special little book from Brendan Cope coming soon.
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