A groundbreaking criminal study of the serial killer and necrophiliac Dennis Nilsen.
Brian Masters has written over twenty books on subjects as diverse as French literature, the dukedoms in Great Britain, E.F. Benson and Marie Corelli. His groundbreaking study of mass murderer Dennis Nilsen, Killing for Company, won the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger for Non-Fiction in 1985. He is also highly regarded for his journalism.
Brian Masters has given us a full, well-ordered, dispassionate
account of Nilsen's life and crimes * The Times *
A comprehensive and compelling account * Financial Times *
An important book which screams to be read * New Statesman *
Brian Masters can rest assured that the job he undertook with such obvious doubts was one worth doing * Spectator *
Quite brilliant in its assimilation of the facts... Killing for Company is a book that needed to be written, and has been executed with extreme skill and good sense * Time Out *