Paul Pilkington

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Paul Pilkington is a British author of mystery, suspense and thriller novels. He is best known for his Emma Holden Suspense Mystery series, which follows the story of a young actress named Emma Holden who is thrown into a world of danger and intrigue after the sudden disappearance of her boyfriend. Pilkington has also written several best-selling standalone novels, including For Your Own Protection and Someone to Save You, as well as the Detective Paul Cullen series.

Paul Pilkington’s writing style is fast-paced, suspenseful, and character-driven. His novels typically feature ordinary people who find themselves caught up in dangerous situations, and his characters are well-developed with complex backstories that help to drive the plot forward. Overall, Pilkington’s writing style is designed to keep readers on the edge of their seats, eager to find out what happens next. Paul’s novels explores complex themes and issues, such as love, loss, family, and redemption.

In the Press



Guessing outcomes and predicting plotlines is virtually impossible as we are carried along on an emotional and exciting rollercoaster ride into unfathomable territory and perilous mysteries.

Lancashire Evening Post

Book Review

Pilkington propels readers through a maze of hidden secrets and dangerous obstacles at breakneck speed, scattering clues and puzzles along the way to bewitch, bemuse and bewilder.

Blackpool Gazette

Book Review

It’s rare to find a thriller writer who can simultaneously propel us readers forward at a breakneck pace and yet engage our minds as we unravel puzzles brilliantly seeded through the story. Pilkington does just this.

Jeffery Deaver

Internationally Best-Selling Author