Philip Kerr (was) the author of eleven internationally bestselling Bernie Gunther novels. If The Dead Rise Not, won the CWA Ellis Peters Award for Best Historical Novel and The Other Side of Silence was shortlisted for the CWA Endeavour Historical Dagger. A Bernie GUnther miniseries is currently (2017) in development by HBO, in partnership with Tom Hanks’ production company. Philip’s other books include several stand-alone thrillers and an acclaimed series for children.
He (lived) in south-west London.