Agent: Tom Witcomb
Biography: Born in Sydney, Australia, Tim Baker moved to Italy in his early 20s and lived in Spain before moving to Paris, where he wrote about jazz. For over 5 years he was the director of consular operations at the Australian embassy in France, supervising offices in Paris, Rabat and Algiers and liaising with international police, judicial and intelligence authorities on numerous cases involving murder, kidnap, child abduction, hostage-taking, terrorism, suicide, assault, and disappearances.
His debut novel, FEVER CITY, was published by Faber in the UK and Europa in the US, in 2016. FEVER CITY was shortlisted for the CWA John Creasey Dagger.