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P. B. Kerr (1956–2018)

Author of The Akhenaten Adventure

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Philip Kerr was born in Edinburgh, Scotland on February 22, 1956. He received a master's degree in law from the University of Birmingham in 1980. Before becoming a full-time author, he worked as an advertising copywriter. His first novel, March Violets, was published in 1989 and became the first book in the Bernie Gunther series. His other fiction works for adults include A Philosophical Investigation, Esau, A Five-Year Plan, Gridiron, and Hitler's Peace. He won several Shamus Awards and the British Crime Writers' Association Ellis Peters Award for Historical Crime Fiction. His non-fiction works include The Penguin Book of Lies and The Penguin Book of Fights, Feuds and Heartfelt Hatreds: An Anthology of Antipathy. He also wrote young adult books under the name P. B. Kerr, including the Children of the Lamp series and One Small Step. He died of cancer on March 23, 2018 at the age of 62. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Do NOT combine with Philip Kerr, as there are at least two other authors called Philip Kerr.
Philip Ballantyne Kerr wrote adult detective fiction as Philip Kerr and children's fantasy as P. B. Kerr.

The Akhenaten Adventure 1,963 copies, 33 reviews
Berlin Noir 1,626 copies, 37 reviews
The One from the Other 1,139 copies, 29 reviews
The Blue Djinn of Babylon 1,065 copies, 12 reviews
March Violets 1,037 copies, 49 reviews
If the Dead Rise Not 874 copies, 17 reviews
A Quiet Flame 870 copies, 29 reviews
A Philosophical Investigation 786 copies, 12 reviews
Cobra King Of Kathmandu 768 copies, 9 reviews
Field Grey 745 copies, 46 reviews
Prague Fatale 734 copies, 50 reviews
A Man Without Breath 621 copies, 41 reviews
The Pale Criminal 588 copies, 16 reviews
A German Requiem 535 copies, 10 reviews
The Lady from Zagreb 489 copies, 23 reviews
The Grid 474 copies, 9 reviews
Esau 464 copies, 3 reviews
The Other Side of Silence 451 copies, 29 reviews
Day of the Djinn Warriors 450 copies, 5 reviews
Prussian Blue 439 copies, 18 reviews
Hitler's Peace 437 copies, 12 reviews
The Second Angel 429 copies, 7 reviews
Greeks Bearing Gifts 404 copies, 20 reviews
Metropolis 386 copies, 19 reviews
Eye Of The Forest 295 copies, 3 reviews
The Shot 288 copies, 7 reviews
A Five-Year Plan 264 copies, 2 reviews
The Winter Horses 229 copies, 14 reviews
Dead Meat 172 copies
The Five Fakirs of Faizabad 167 copies, 2 reviews
Prayer: A Novel 159 copies, 20 reviews
January Window 125 copies, 11 reviews
Hand of God 67 copies, 2 reviews
One Small Step 65 copies, 6 reviews
Research 54 copies, 5 reviews
False Nine 45 copies, 2 reviews
Leverage 39 copies
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Philip Ballantyne Kerr wrote adult detective fiction as Philip Kerr and children's fantasy as P. B. Kerr.

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