The peter grant series alternatively, the rivers of london series or the pc grant series is a series of urban fantasy novels by english author ben aaronovitch, and comicsgraphic novels by aaronovitch and andrew cartmel, illustrated by lee sullivan. Ben aaronovitch has 103 books on goodreads with 550750 ratings. Ben aaronovitch new releases, 2020 books book release dates. Ben aaronovitch is the acclaimed author of the supernatural police procedural rivers of london series. The novel centres on the adventures of peter grant, a young officer in the metropolitan. Ben aaronovitch discusses rivers of london being selected as the focus of cityread london 2015. Discovering in his early twenties that he had precisely one talent, he took up screenwriting at which he was an overnight success. Jan 09, 2015 foxglove summer is the fifth book in the peter grant series by ben aaronovitch, and it seems to be following a pattern put in place with the last two books, broken homes and whispers underground.
The title will be the centre of a monthlong celebration of reading in the capital, starting on 30 march and running throughout april, which aims to engage londons residents, workers and visitors with reading for pleasure. Foxglove summer rivers of london, book 5 by ben aaronovitch. Free download or read online midnight riot pdf epub book. The novels of the series are very popular among masses and considered a huge success till date. Published july 15th 2015 by titan first published january 1st 2015. Jan 20, 2020 the second novel in ben aaronovitchs rivers of london series builds on the strength of the authors writing with an interesting case that links to the presence of jazz music in london and peter grants father. Cant wait for the next novel and comic in this superb series of books. Ben aaronovitchs masterfully crafted world of magic, ghosts and gruesome crimes gives the late, great terry pratchett a run for his money the sun great, great fun simon mayo, radio 2 my name is peter grant and until january i was just probationary constable in that mighty army for justice known to all rightthinking people as the metropolitan police service and as the filth to everybody. One of the things which makes this such a great series is the fact that the story is not limited to the main novels of the series. The official website of ben aaronovitch and the folly. Peter grant is back, and now in handytoreadonthetrain novella format.
Ben aaronovitch books in order mystery series, book lists. He now writes full time, and every book in his rivers of london series has been a sunday times top ten bestseller. Their newest book is false value and was released on november, 19th 2019. Oct 12, 2015 discover book depositorys huge selection of ben aaronovitch books online. Four novels have already been published from the year 2011 to 2014. Many readers are wondering, are there new ben aaronovitch books releasing in 20202021. Last updated february 3rd, 2020 ben aaronovitch is the author of the popular urban fantasymystery series peter grant, featuring peter, a police constable, and an apprentice wizard. Ben aaronovitch is a british author of science fiction, urban fantasy and crime fiction novels in addition to being a television writer. He is a screenwriter, with early notable success on bbc televisions legendary doctor who, for which he wrote some episodes now widely regarded as classics, and which even he is quite fond of. The first edition of the novel was published in january 10th 2011, and was written by ben aaronovitch. Ben aaronovitch s masterfully crafted world of magic, ghosts and gruesome crimes gives the late, great terry pratchett a run for his money the sun great, great fun simon mayo, radio 2 my name is peter grant and until january i was just probationary constable in that mighty army for justice known to all rightthinking people as the metropolitan. Ben aaronovitch, the writer of the rivers of london supernatural. This is the official facebook page for ben aaronovitch, managed by admins, with some posts by the man himself.
A new book, lies sleeping will be published mid2018. Rivers of london body work is written in continuity with the novels not an adaptation this is an all new story set between books four and five. The open nature of the ending could be seen as frustrating but it sets the series up well for a regular antagonist in the future. Ben has also worked with a talented team to produce comics, graphic novels, and audiobooks which support the main storyline by expanding out the worldview of the rivers of london series, fleshing out the characters, introducing new characters and providing. Ben aaronovitch doesnt seem to have an upcoming book. Born and raised in london he says that hell leave his home when they prise his city out of his cold dead fingers. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction. Aaronovitchs early works include the sixbook novel series named, rivers of london or the peter grant series or the midnight riot, as it is titled in america. Online shopping from a great selection at books store. The rivers of london series by ben aaronovitch ink blot. Ben aaronovitchs bestselling rivers of london urban fantasy series the perfect blend of csi and harry potter. Ben aaronovitch rivers of london series epub format. Alana joli abbott nov 2, 2018 we take a closer look at the supernatural book series by doctor who writer ben aaronovitch in the lead up to the latest books release.
Peter grant series in order ben aaronovitch fictiondb. Ben aaronovitch s career started with a bang writing for doctor who, subsided in the middle and then, as is traditional, a third act resurgence with the bestselling rivers of london series. Aaronovitch, foxglove summer, the fifth book in your urban fantasy series, finds the hero of the series, police constable and wizardintraining peter grant, driving out to the countryside to help investigate a missing persons case. Rivers of london by ben aaronovitch neverwhere by neil gaiman american gods by neil gaiman. Ben aaronovitch is the author of the popular urban fantasymystery series peter grant, featuring peter, a police constable, and an apprentice wizard. Cityread london announces rivers of london as its 2015 book. Those two novels read very much like one book split into two, and whispers under ground seemed like only half of a book. The publication date was originally given as november 2019 but the book was actually released on 20 february 2020. He is published in 14 languages and has sold more than 2 million copies around the world. Reading the authors books in order starts with rivers of london, his debut novel and so far most popular book, which has also been published under the title midnight riot.
He has also written a novel and several short stories published by big finish productions. He is the author of the rivers of london series of novels. It is the newest book in the rivers of london peter grant graphic novel series. Written by doctor who writer ben aaronovitch remembrance of the daleks and. Free download or read online rivers of london pdf epub book. With this long new novella, bestselling author ben aaronovitch has crafted yet another wickedly funny and surprisingly. Ben aaronovitch has stormed the bestseller list with his superb london crime series. May, 2014 ben aaronovitch has stormed the bestseller list with his superb london crime series. Keep up to date with upcoming ben aaronovitch releases 2020. The book has been awarded with british book award nominee for new writer of the year 2011, cityread london 2015 and many others.
Published by orion publishing co, united kingdom 2015. Written by dotor who writer ben aaronovitch remembrance of the daleks and set in the world of his own bestselling novels, with doctor who showrunner andrew cartmel. Ben dylan aaronovitch is an english author and screenwriter. An all new and original rivers of london comic series, written by ben aaronovitch and andrew cartmel. Ben aaronovitch was born in london in 1964 and had the kind of dull routine childhood that drives a man either to drink or to science fiction. Ben aaronovitch books in order mystery series, book. Moon over soho rivers of london book 2 kindle edition. Pdf rivers of london book by ben aaronovitch free download. He is a screenwriter, with early notable success on bbcs legendary doctor who, for which he wrote some. Oct 31, 2014 ben aaronovitch discusses rivers of london being selected as the focus of cityread london 2015. Lies sleeping, the seventh book in the rivers of london, a series thats wildlypopular in its hometown setting of london, releases on november 20, 2018. Ben is the son of sam aaronovitch, a wellknown economistacademic who was one of the senior members of the communist party of great britain. The complete series list for peter grant ben aaronovitch.
Its week two of cityread london 2015 and were continuing the celebrations. Oct 12, 2015 before becoming a bestselling author, ben aaronovitch was a screenwriter for doctor who and a bookseller at waterstones. Unnatural events that have occurred in the historic past that peter is able to reinterpret based on his new awareness. The first rivers of london novel a rivers of london novel by aaronovitch, ben, holdbrooksmith, kobna from amazons fiction books store. Pdf midnight riot book by ben aaronovitch free download. Peter grant gollancz bringing you news from our world to yours. In addition, the book answers some of the questions left hanging from before and picks up threads from various different previous books, so its really best if you read the ben aaronovitch peter grant series in proper chronological order starting with rivers of london. Rivers of london 6 books collection set by ben aaronovitch rivers of london, moon.
He then wrote for virgins new adventures until they pulped all his books. A police vehicle on a routine prison transfer in north london is stormed by russian hoodlums. In continuity with the novels not an adaptation, this is an allnew story set between books 4 and 5. Here at, we have the official list of new and upcoming ben aaronovitch releases. Ben dylan aaronovitch born february 1964 is an english author and screenwriter. Ben aaronovitch was born in london in 1964 and had the kind of dull routine childhood that drives a man to drink or to science fiction. Books by ben aaronovitch author of rivers of london. In continuity with the novels not an adaptation, this is an all new story set between books 4 and 5. Written by doctor who writer ben aaronovitch remembrance of the daleks and set in the world of his own bestselling novels, with doctor who showrunner andrew cartmel. Rivers of london novels have sold over 1,000,000 copies worldwide to date. He wrote for doctor who, casualty and the worlds cheapest ever sf soap opera jupiter moon. Feb 22, 2019 author and screenwriter ben aaronovitch tells us about his latest works and how much he hates vampires. He also wrote two doctor who serials in the late 1980s and spinoff novels from doctor who and blakes 7. A unique blend of police procedural, loving detail about the greatest character of all, london, and a dash of the supernatural.1294 116 1582 1426 1441 694 1391 552 612 335 924 549 1294 1331 736 1352 413 548 876 807 792 482 975 757 1477 994 1392 502 1379 1119 1048 1226