About Dreda

Dreda Say Mitchell

Best Selling Crime Author

Dreda Say Mitchell is an award-winning, bestselling crime writer, broadcaster, campaigner, and journalist. Since her sixth book she has been co-writing with Tony Mason. She is the author of eleven novels, with her debut awarded The CWA’s John Creasey Dagger. She has been a frequent guest on television and radio including Question Time, BBC Breakfast, Newsnight, Victoria Derbyshire, The Stephen Nolan Show, Front Row and Woman’s Hour and numerous others. She has presented Radio 4’s Open Book. Dreda was named one of Britain’s 50 Remarkable Women by Lady Geek in association with Nokia. She was the 2011 chair of the Harrogate Crime Fiction Festival. Dreda and Tony’s work is currently in development for TV. She was born and raised in the East End of London where she continues to live.

Words of Colour Production

Dreda and Tony talking with the wonderful Joy about their writing partnership.

Writers' Corner with Dreda Say Mitchell and Tony Mason from Words Colour on Vimeo.


BBC Radio London Listed Londoner

Dreda had a superb time chatting with the amazing Robert Elms about all things she loves about London.

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