Wes Markin is a hyperactive English teacher, who loves writing crime fiction with a twist of the macabre.
Having finished 'The Repenting Serpent,' sequel to 'One Last Prayer for the Rays,' he is just about to release on the third instalment of DCI Michael Yorke's wild ride - 'The Silence of Severance.' He is also the author of 'A Lesson in Crime,' a prequel to his DCI Yorke novels, which takes the reader back to his blood-soaked university days. Born in 1978, Wes grew up in Manchester, UK. After graduating from Leeds University, he spent fifteen years as a teacher of English, and has taught in Thailand, Malaysia and China. Now as a teacher, writer, husband and father, he is currently living in Harrogate, UK.