Criminal lawyer and bestselling author, Nadine Matheson, is judging the 2023 Page Turner Book Award in the hope of spotting talented authors who are exceptional storytellers.
Nadine signed with A.M. Heath Literary Agents in 2019.Her debut crime fiction novel, The Jigsaw Man, was won by HQ (HarperCollins) in a six-publisher auction. The best-selling The Jigsaw Man was published in 2021, has been translated into fifteen languages, and has been optioned for television.
In March 2022, HQ acquired UK and Commonwealth Rights, in another two-book deal, and Hanover Square Press acquired North American Rights. Nadine’s second novel, The Binding Room, featuring D.I. Henley and the Serial Crimes Unit, was published in July 2022.
Nadine's novels have been described as “gripping, tension filled and breathtaking”.
The Jigsaw Man was described as “One of the best crime novels to read in 2022” by the London Evening Standard. Nadine is a regular, popular, and enthusiastic speaker at events and regularly engages with schools and libraries.
Nadine also supports writers via her coaching programmes.