Andrew Brown practises as an advocate in Cape Town, and is a reservist sergeant in the South African Police Service. He has published five novels, the most recent of which, Devil’s Harvest, came out in 2014. Coldsleep Lullaby won the 2006 Sunday Times Literary Prize and Refuge was shortlisted for the 2009 Commonwealth Writer’s Prize for the Africa region. Street Blues, an account of his experiences as a police reservist was shortlisted for the 2009 Alan Paton Award. His most recent book, Good Cop Bad Cop was published in 2016.