Book Showcase: Five Ways to Kill A Man by Alex Gray

Book Showcase: Five Ways to Kill A Man by Alex Gray

Title: Five Ways to Kill A Man
Author: Alex Gray

Purchasing link:

Book Showcase: Five Ways to Kill A Man by Alex Gray
About the book:
An unpredictable killer is loose on the streets of Glasgow, experimenting with death. Beginning with brute force, the murderer moves on to poison and drowning, greedy for new and better ways to kill.
Faced with a string of unconnected victims, DCI Lorimer turns to psychologist and friend Solomon Brightman for his insights. Lorimer is also assigned to review the case of a fatal house fire. His suspicions are raised by shocking omissions in the original investigation. Some uncomfortable questions have been buried but Lorimer is the man to ask them.
As the serial killer gets closer to Lorimer’s family, can the DCI unmask the volatile murderer before the next victim is found too close to home?

Book Showcase: Five Ways to Kill A Man by Alex Gray
About the Author:
Alex Gray was born and educated in Glasgow. After studying English and Philosophy at the University of Strathclyde, she worked as a visiting officer for the Department of Health, a time she looks upon as postgraduate education since it proved a rich source of character studies. She then trained as a secondary school teacher of English.
Alex began writing professionally in 1993 and had immediate success with short stories, articles, and commissions for BBC radio programs. She has been awarded the Scottish Association of Writers' Constable and Pitlochry trophies for her crime writing.
A regular on the Scottish bestseller lists, she is the author of thirteen DCI Lorimer novels. She is the co-founder of the international Scottish crime writing festival, Bloody Scotland, which had its inaugural year in 2012.

Connect with Alex Gray on her Website 🔗 & Twitter 🔗.


a Rafflecopter giveaway


  1. This book was an excellent read!

  2. Hi and thanks so much for hosting this showcase event today. The Lorimer series is mostly set in my home city of Glasgow but in Five Ways to Kill a Man the story takes the reader down the coast of the river Clyde to the towns of Greenock, Port Glasgow and the village of Kilmacolm. Hope new readers will enjoy some new places! Happy reading and best wishes from Alex


I love to hear from you. So feel free to comment, but keep in mind the basics of blog etiquette — no spam, no profanity, no slander, etc.

Thanks for being an active part of the Writers and Authors community.