Gerard Brennan's latest novel is UNDERCOVER, the first of the Cormac Kelly series, available through Blasted Heath. His short stories have appeared in a number of anthologies; including three volumes Mammoth Book of Best British Crime and Belfast Noir. He co-edited Requiems for the Departed, a collection of crime fiction based on Irish myths which won the 2011 Spinetingler Award for best anthology. His novella, The Point, was first published by Pulp Press in October 2011 and won the 2012 Spinetingler Award for best novella. His debut novel, Wee Rockets was published as an ebook by Blasted Heath in 2012. He graduated from the MA in creative writing at Queen's University Belfast in 2012 and is currently working on a crime fiction-related PhD.