Nicola Martin is a writer, graphic designer, and marketing manager who lives and works in Bristol, UK.
Her debut crime novel is Dead Ringer (Saraband, 2020), and she is the co-author of the non-fiction book, Defeat Dyslexia!: The Parents’ Guide to Understanding Your Child’s Dyslexia. Her short stories have appeared in magazines like The People’s Friend and placed in national competitions.
She studied literature at the University of East Anglia and the University of California, Berkeley.
Her ability to write sharp, compelling prose has been honed over more than ten years in the marketing field, as a senior copywriter and marketing manager.
Stories are in her blood. Whether it’s in fiction, copy, or a piece of graphic design, she’ll always find the story that’s worth telling.
Dead Ringer (available in 2020) is a psychological thriller that poses the question: what if you met your doppelganger and had the chance to try on a different life?
Defeat Dyslexia (available now) is the jargon-free, easy-to-read guide to dyslexia for busy parents and carers.
#BelowDeckMed is my dumb, happy summer TV show. I love how low-stakes it is. This week: they're on a picnic and they forgot the cutlery! Oh no! How will the guests eat their paninis? With their HANDS? 😲 😂