Welcome to the website of Mason Cross, author of the Carter Blake thriller series.
The Carter Blake books are available to buy from all good online and offline bookstores. The Killing Season was longlisted for the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2015. The sequel, The Samaritan was selected for the Richard and Judy Book Club for Spring 2016.
The Time to Kill, the third book in the series, is out now in the UK, and will be published in the US under the title Winterlong in February 2017.
“My kind of book.”
– Lee Child
“A classic wolf-in-sheep’s clothing story,
The Samaritan is gripping”
– Richard and Judy
“Combines an adrenaline rush plot with one of the best new series characters since Jack Reacher.”
– Lisa Gardner
“Taut, intelligent, oozes suspense…The Killing Season is a highly impressive debut novel.”
– Matt Hilton
“Not to be missed.”
– Daily Mail