Damien Boyd
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Damien Boyd

Damien Boyd is a former solicitor turned crime fiction writer. Drawing on extensive experience of criminal law as well as a spell in the Crown Prosecution Service, Damien writes fast paced crime thrillers featuring Detective Inspector Nick Dixon, Avon & Somerset CID.

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    • Beyond the Point

    • DI Nick Dixon Crime, Book 9
    • By: Damien Boyd
    • Narrated by: Simon Mattacks
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57

    DI Nick Dixon is on the hunt for a vicious serial killer, following a trail of fingerprints and DNA across west Somerset. When the body of a young woman is found on the building site of a nuclear power station, work grinds to a halt....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great story

    • By R. Peek on 28-05-19

    Regular price: £13.79

    • As the Crow Flies

    • By: Damien Boyd
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 4 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 378
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 307
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 306

    Rock climbers can't afford to make careless mistakes. But Detective Inspector Nick Dixon's former climbing partner, Jake Fayter, died doing just that....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Average story, dreadful narration

    • By MRS FFION M WORTHINGTON on 17-11-17

    Regular price: £9.89

    • Dead Lock

    • A DI Nick Dixon Novel
    • By: Damien Boyd
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 87
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86

    Early on a cold Somerset morning, 10-year-old Alesha Daniels is reported missing by her father, a violent alcoholic. Her mother, a known drug addict, is found unconscious, but it’s her mother’s boyfriend the police are keen to trace....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Shocking

    • By Frances Green on 06-10-18

    Regular price: £16.09

    • Death Sentence

    • DI Nick Dixon, Book 6
    • By: Damien Boyd
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 156
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 131
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 131

    The body of an elderly man is found in an abandoned World War Two pillbox beside the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal. With no obvious motive and no credible suspect....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Spoiled by the narration

    • By C.C on 30-10-17

    Regular price: £9.89

    • Swansong

    • DI Nick Dixon, Book 4
    • By: Damien Boyd
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 193
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160

    Isobel Swan, a sixth form student, has been murdered. First, her ring finger is severed, then her throat is cut....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Dective series

    • By Mogie on 26-03-16

    Regular price: £16.89

    • Head in the Sand

    • By: Damien Boyd
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 5 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 227
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 177
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 175

    The discovery of a severed head in a golf course bunker triggers a frantic race to find a serial killer that brings the town of Burnham-on-Sea to a standstill....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Nick Dixon has HIS head in the sand

    • By Andromeda's Twin on 19-04-15

    Regular price: £9.89

    • Kickback

    • DI Nick Dixon, Book 3
    • By: Damien Boyd
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 5 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 198
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 155
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 158

    A trainee jockey has been kicked to death by an aggressive stallion at the local stables. Deemed an accidental death, the case is closed....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • hated the narration, story just ok

    • By Reader on 22-12-18

    Regular price: £16.89

    • Dead Level

    • DI Nick Dixon, Book 5
    • By: Damien Boyd
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 198
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 165
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 164

    Suspended on full pay and transferred to the cold case unit, Detective Inspector Nick Dixon is languishing on the sidelines as the investigation into Elizabeth Perry's murder unravels....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Voices

    • By Maggie on 11-04-16

    Regular price: £9.89

    • Heads or Tails

    • The DI Nick Dixon Crime Series, Book 7
    • By: Damien Boyd
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112

    A man has been mutilated and left to drown on the incoming tide, handcuffed in his van....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • excellent

    • By Amazon Customer on 22-09-17

    Regular price: £17.09

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