Only Killers And Thieves is the debut novel by UEA alumnus Paul Howarth and has just been published as a lead title by HarperCollins in the US. Translation rights have also been sold, and the novel will be published by Pushkin Press in the UK in June. Paul was born and grew up in the UK and lived and worked in Australia for several years, gaining dual citizenship in 2012. He graduated from the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at UEA in 2015, having been awarded that year’s Malcolm Bradbury Scholarship. Earlier this year he was featured as a ‘new writer to watch’ by the Independent newspaper. He lives in Norwich with his family.