Malcolm Pryce is the King of Welsh Noir


Greetings Pilgrim! You have stumbled upon the humble web abode of Malcolm Pryce. Author of the Aberystwyth Noir novels and the Case of the ‘Hail Mary’ Celeste. Copywriter and Oxford University creative writing tutor. Have fun, but try not to break anything.

Huh? Who?

Novelist, playwright, copywriter, enemy of tyrants, poet, silly twerp who needs a boot up his arse….just who is the King of Welsh Noir?


Six novels in the cult Aberystwyth Noir series, and a new detective series. Is there no stopping this man? Yes, he’s broke.

Midwife to Writers


Giving birth to your first novel is never easy, visit the skool room for some advice on delivering that brain child.



He writes ads too, like this one. Can you see any copy on it? I can’t. He still charged for it, though. Bloody scoundrel.

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