Val McDermid

Val McDermid, FRSE, FRSL (born 4 June 1955) is a Scottish crime writer, best known for a series of novels featuring clinical psychologist Dr. Tony Hill in a grim sub-genre that McDermid and others have identified as Tartan Noir. At Raith Rovers football stadium, a stand has been named after McDermid.

Val McDermid

Born (1955-06-04) 4 June 1955 (age 66)
Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland
NationalityBritish
EducationSt Hilda's College, Oxford
GenreCrime fiction
Website
www.valmcdermid.com