About

Basic Masters

S R Masters studied Philosophy at Girton College, Cambridge. He is a regular contributor to UK short fiction anthology series The Fiction Desk, having won their Writer’s Award for his short story Just Kids. His story Desert Walk was included in Penguin Random House USA’s Press Start to Play collection, published last year, and he continues to have short fiction published in a variety of magazines.

When not writing, Simon works in public health for the NHS in Oxford, where he lives with his wife, Helen.

The Killer You Know is his first novel.

Advanced Masters

Before my debut novel, I spent years writing and submitting short stories. You can read a list of those here, with some links if you'd like to read more: Short Stories.

In another life I played music, too. If you're at all curious, I've written about that adventure here.

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