Irna's Books

View the lastest published books below or click on each book to view more details.

Blood Stone

PUBLISHED: MARCH 2020 | PUBLISHER: PENGUIN

All hell breaks loose when Detective Storm van der Merwe’s mom is pushed under a train at Paddington Station. Storm has to rush to London, even though she’s in the middle of a murder investigation: leading South African fashion designer Beebee Bukelwa Babu was found dead in a luxury Hermanus hotel.

Death Cup

PUBLISHED: MARCH 2018 | PUBLISHER: PENGUIN

When a notorious food blogger drops dead in a fancy Hermanus restaurant right in front of Detective Storm van der Merwe, Storm finds herself at the centre of a rotten mess: the blogger’s killer meal was laced with death cups, a mushroom more poisonous than even her most toxic restaurant review.

Dead In The Water

PUBLISHED: JULY 2016 | PUBLISHER: PENGUIN

Detective Storm van der Merwe is walking her dog on the beach when she makes a gruesome discovery: the body of a young journalist – missing a limb.

About Irna

Irna van Zyl is an award-winning journalist, magazine editor and media entrepreneur who now writes full time.

Irna made her writing debut in 1995 with a collection of short stories. She lives in Cape Town.

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