The This Man Trilogy:

'A lingering idea that I just couldn't ignore.' - Jodi Ellen Malpas

First time British author Jodi Ellen Malpas was born and raised in the Midlands town of Northampton, where she lives with her family. Working for her father’s construction business fulltime, she tried to ignore the lingering idea of This Man until it became impossible. She made time and found the courage to release her creative streak, unleashing the character Mr Jesse Ward, Lord of The Manor.

Jodi took a chance on a story with some intense characters and exploded onto the self-published author scene at the end of October 2012, sparking some incredible reactions from women all over the world. Within two months of self-publishing THIS MAN, Jodi made the decision to leave her day job to concentrate on her new and very unexpected career in writing.

The second instalment of the This Man Trilogy BENEATH THIS MAN was published in January 2013 and fast became an Amazon Bestseller, holding #1 position in the chart of its genre for many weeks in both the US and UK.

ICM Talent were quick to sign Jodi and a Worldwide English publishing deal was soon secured by Grand Central Publishing in the U.S and Orion Publishing in the UK. The third and final part of the trilogy THIS MAN CONFESSED rocketed on release in July 2013, taking #1 spot on The New York Times best sellers list.The foreign rights to the trilogy have been obtained by various territories across the world, including Spain, Catalan, Latin America, Brazil, Portugal, Holland, Hungary, Italy and Germany. The series is now being rereleased in paperback and has already seen the first of the trilogy THIS MAN fly into the top ten of The Sunday Times fiction bestsellers.

Book #1 - THIS MAN



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"Jodi Ellen Malpas took us all by surprise when she released her fantastic debut first instalment in the 'This Man Trilogy'. The British author immediately trampled the book world with her accomplished writing, her flair and her impressive characters, Jesse & Ava. The sequel 'Beneath This Man' was even more impressive which is a feat not often accomplished, yet Jodi managed just that. The third and last instalment, 'This Man Confessed', is now eagerly awaited by a huge and growing legion of fans, which is a testament to the new author sensation that is Jodi Ellen Malpas. The 'This Man Trilogy' brings the reader passion, intensity and intrigue. It is a gripping, must read series that needs to be read to be experienced" - TotallyBooked Blog

Photograph of Jodi Ellen Malpas courtesy of Dafydd Jones