The Stone House

After the hushest of hush-hush run ups to publication, I am chuffed to annouce that The Stone House, my new tie-in novel for Class, the Doctor Who spin-off, will be published

The Slice Girls World Tour!

Well, Stirling, New Orleans and Reykjavik is a world tour of sorts, right? I am now an official, rubber chicken-whippin’ member of The Slice Girls. We sing songs of sex,

Companions of the Week 1

I’m not saying I’m fickle but I change my desk friends every week. I usually have at least one figure, a book for inbetween times and a perfume to fit my writing/mood/menses.

A K Benedict portrait


A.K. Benedict read English at Cambridge and Creative Writing at the University of Sussex.

She lives in Hastings and writes in a room filled with teapots and the severed head of a ventriloquist’s dummy.

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Latest Book

Jonathan Dark or The Evidence Of Ghosts

Jonathan Dark or The Evidence of Ghosts

A compelling, genre-bending crime thriller shot through with love, loss, grief and ghosts

‘A K Benedict is snapping at the heels of Ben Aaronovitch as one of the new stars of the sub-genre of crime with a supernatural twist’ – SUNDAY EXPRESS

‘Confirms her as one of the very best writers gracing our bookshelves’ – DAD.INFO