Murderously Good Crime Fiction
About Me

Author of the Archer and Baines Novels



Thanks for dropping by my website.  Here you’ll find out all about me and my writing, including the popular Archer and Baines crime novels.

You can also check out my other titles - the Lowmar Dashiel crime fantasy mysteries and the collection Dark and Deep: Ten Coffee Break Crime Stories.

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"You’ll enjoy this if you liked Elizabeth George's Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Gillian Hamer's Gold Detectives series and Val McDermid's Wire in the Blood"
- J J Marsh, author of the Beatrice Stubbs novels.

"Brilliantly written page-turners, with three-dimensional characters with real lives solving very real 21st century crimes. Fabulous stuff - gripping, exciting and just perfect... as good as Peter Robinson - and he's the best." - Christina Jones, bestselling author.

“Two intriguing cases – one twisted plot.” –
Alison Bruce, author of the DC Goodhew mysteries.

"Stylish, skilful and packed with suspense.” – Sharon Bolton, Sunday Times bestsellling author.

“Page turning crime fiction with flesh and blood characters” – Amanda Robson, Sunday Times bestseller.

"A blistering read. Sivers skilfully combines pace, tension and narrative in this gripping story." – Vicky Newham, author of the DI Maya Rahman series.

"Dave Sivers excels in the police procedural and in human interest" - Alison Gray, author of the DS Abby Foulkes novels.

“Wonderful characterisation… raises the crime series to another level” 
– Rosemary Gemmell, Author

"Archer and Baines are now firmly on the list of crime fiction series I follow and I highly recommend them to other crime series fans" - Tracey Walsh

"Had me hooked from page one... I had to stay up until 1 am just to find out what finally happened" - Linda Parkinson-Hardman, womanontheedgeofreality.com

"A cracker... full of action and suspense" - Chris Longmuir, Crime Fiction and the Indie Contribution

"Skillfully plotted and fast moving" - Jane Isaac,
author of The Truth Will Out

"Moves the emotions at a profound level" -
Hilary Johnson, Leading Writers' Advisor

"A Masterclass in how to construct a short story" - 
Carole Matthews, Sunday Times bestselling Author

"I've downloaded several indie books over the last year, and without doubt this is the best"  -
Lesley Cookman, author of the Libby Serjeant novels

"Well-written and full of tension" -
Tessa Harris, author of The Anatomist's Apprentice


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