Mark Dawson

Mark Dawson


Mark Dawson has worked in law and the film industry.

He has sold over 1m copies of his John Milton, Beatrix and Isabella Rose series. He lives in Wiltshire with his wife and children.

Mark Dawson @pbackwriter

Want to learn the craft and the business of writing? Check out Thrillerfest online this year - one of my fave conferences! @thrillerwriters featuring a session w/ me and @pbackwriter on using #selfpublishing to sell more books & reach more readers

From 40% to 90% in the time it took me to have a coffee. This is definitely the future. Well done @GRIDSERVE_HQ

And Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania!

I love seeing The Cleaner in the wild - this is the first sighting of the new US edition, right in front of the door in San Diego’s @BNBuzz - looking smart.

MI6 created him, now they want him dead.

Saint Death is the second book in the bestselling John Milton series by Mark Dawson.

Available to buy now:

SAINT DEATH, spotted in the wild. Gorgeous new hardback keeping excellent company.


Welbeck is proud to bring The Cleaner by international bestseller @pbackwriter to the US and Canada.

The high-octane series has sold more than 3million eBooks globally and is perfect for fans of Jack Reacher and Jason Bourne.


My publisher is classy. @welbeckpublish

Happy Publication Day!

John Milton has been off the grid for six months. He surfaces in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, and immediately finds himself drawn into a vicious battle with the narco-gangs that control the borderlands.

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The adventure continues - #SaintDeath, the second in the high-octane John Milton series by @pbackwriter, is published today @welbeckpublish 💥
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Shipping now - less than 100 signed first editions left at 50% off (£6.49). Grab a copy for yourself or a thriller loving friend.

Just one week now until The Cleaner, the first in the high-octane thriller series by @pbackwriter, launches!

The series has already sold more than 3 million e-books worldwide and is now coming to print in the US and Canada!


🚨 Thriller/procedural writers.🚨 @ExDsNickBailey is available to consult on your books. He helped with my new Atticus and made a big difference. DM him if you need added authenticity in your cops.

MI6 created him, now they want him dead.

Saint Death is the second book in the bestselling John Milton series by Mark Dawson.

Pre-order now:

John Milton is back for another deadly adventure 💥This time he's trying to protect a journalist from Mexican narco-gangs & an assassin called Santa Muerta...

#SaintDeath by @pbackwriter is published 29 April & available to pre-order now @welbeckpublish:

John Milton in Saint Death - £6.49 for a signed hardback first edition. 100 copies left.

The Milton series is being reissued in glorious new hardbacks and, to mark the occasion, you can get a copy of one of my favourites - Saint Death - as a signed first edition for just £6.49 (a saving of 50%).

We are incredibly excited to announce that #TheSilentDaughter by @theemmachristie has been long listed for @The_CWA New Blood Award!

We are delighted that #CityOfGhosts by Ben Creed has been long listed for the @The_CWA Gold Dagger award and New Blood award!