Andy McDermott

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Andy McDermott
Born (1974-07-02) July 2, 1974 (age 42)
Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Occupation novelist
Nationality British
Ethnicity White
Citizenship British
Period 2007-present
Genre Action, Thriller
Website
www.andy-mcdermott.com

Andy McDermott is a British thriller author and former magazine editor, film critic, and journalist. He is best known for his Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase novels.

History[edit]

Andy McDermott was born in Halifax, England on July 2, 1974. He graduated from Keele University in Staffordshire and currently lives in Bournemouth, where he works as a full-time writer. Before becoming an author he was a journalist and editor of magazines such as Hotdog Magazine and DVD Review;[1] he has also worked as a cartoonist, graphic designer, and videogame reviewer,[2] and has written for the award-winning British sci-fi comic 2000AD.[3]

Books[edit]

Nina Wilde/Eddie Chase[edit]

Others[edit]

Reception[edit]

Critical reception for McDermott's work has been mixed to positive[citation needed]. Publishers Weekly praised Hunt for Atlantis[5] and The Covenant of Genesis.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Magazines must find a niche to survive". http://printmigration.wordpress.com/. Retrieved July 18, 2012.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  2. ^ "MAGAZINE ARTICLES: UNITED KINGDOM". http://www.space1999.net/. Retrieved July 18, 2012.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  3. ^ "THARG'S FUTURE SHOCKS". http://www.2000ad.org. Retrieved July 18, 2012.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  4. ^ http://www.andy-mcdermott.com/books.html
  5. ^ "Fiction Review: Hunt for Atlantis". http://www.publishersweekly.com. Retrieved July 18, 2012.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  6. ^ "Fiction Review: The Covenant of Genesis". http://www.publishersweekly.com. Retrieved July 18, 2012.  External link in |publisher= (help)

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