Rachel Abbott Bio


Rachel Abbott is a hugely successful self-published author of psychological thrillers. The combined sales of the first eight novels (and one novella) in her DCI Tom Douglas series amount to over three and a half million copies. All her books have been Amazon Kindle bestsellers.

She was number one bestselling self-published author in the UK in 2015 and the 14th bestselling published and self-published author for the previous five years. Her books have been translated into over 20 languages.

Rachel signed a two-book deal with Headline Publishing Group in 2017 following a five-way auction for, And So It Begins, which was published last year. This new series features Sergeant Stephanie King and the second book, The Murder Game will be published next year.

Rachel Abbott splits her time between her homes on the Channel Island of Alderney and Le Marche region of Italy.

You can watch Rachel Abbott talk about her writing, life and passions, and ask her your questions on November 23rd in the MyVLF theatre and chat room. Register for your FREE membership and access to our virtual festival venue, now.