Marisa Haetzman

Ambrose Parry is a pseudonym for a collaboration between Chris Brookmyre and Marisa Haetzman.

The couple are married and live in Scotland.

Chris Brookmyre is the international bestselling and multi-award-winning author of over twenty novels and Dr Marisa Haetzman is a consultant anaesthetist of twenty years’ experience, whose research for her Master’s degree in the History of Medicine uncovered the material upon which the novels are based.

Set in the medical world of Edinburgh in the 1840’s, The Way of All Flesh is the first book in the series and the second, The Art of Dying, is published in August 2019.

Benedict Cumberbatch’s production company SunnyMarch have already pre- empted the TV rights and the audio edition was narrated by Louise Brealey and Bryan Dick.

Sunday, 4th August  13.30pm – 1.30pm
Discovery Theatre Cinema “Gloriously Gothic”
Oscar De Muriel and Ambrose Parry