Before becoming a bestselling author, Ben Aaronovitch was a screenwriter for Doctor Who and a bookseller at Waterstones. He now writes full time, and every book in his Rivers of London series has been a Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller. He is published in 14 languages and has sold more than 2 million copies around the world. Aaronovitch is also a trustee on the board of Cityread London and is a long-time supporter of Nigeria's premiere arts and cultural festival, The Ake Festival. He still lives in London, the city he likes to refer to as 'the capital of the world'.
An incredibly fast-moving magical joyride for grown-ups - The Times on Rivers of London A darkly comic read with characters you can't help but like - The Sunday Express A charming, witty and exciting romp through a magical world - Independent on Broken Homes Evocative, mysterious, engaging, and, mostly enormous amounts of fun - Starburst on Foxglove Summer An engaging mix of magic and police procedural . . . Witty, imaginative and gripping - SFX on Rivers of London Great, great fun The Rivers of London series is an ever-evolving delight - Crime Review