Serpent from Luttrell Psalter © British Library

Blog posts, interviews
and conversations

The New York Times

The Butcher Bird is picked by the New York Times as one of the top ten crime novels of 2016

 

My writing process

Find out how my writing process has changed over three novels.

 

Crimefiles interview

I talk about writing medieval fiction with one of my all time favourite authors, Karen Maitland.

 

H for history interview

My top ten medieval monsters.

 

 

 

 

 

S. D. Sykes

Illustrated characters and creatures taken from the Luttrell Psalter courtesy of The British Library

Serpent from Luttrell Psalter © British Library
S. D. Sykes
S. D. Sykes
S. D. Sykes