Books by Richard Crompton

HELL'S GATE by Richard Crompton
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 2, 2015

"Mollel's second appearance is moody and slow-rolling, as layered and involving as his first (Hour of the Red God, 2013), immersing the reader in a fascinating and unfamiliar world, with a mystery heightening the tension."
A righteous detective is shuttled to a remote post where he's challenged by culture shock, organized crime, and an unsolved murder. Read full book review >
HOUR OF THE RED GOD by Richard Crompton
Released: April 2, 2013

"Former BBC journalist Crompton's debut features a unique voice, an in-depth look at diverse Kenyan rites and political chicanery, and a hero who, one hopes, is just at the beginning of his fictional career."
Female circumcision, baby selling, tribal conflicts and ballot-box stuffing unsettle life in Nairobi. Read full book review >