Nirvana Bites


Trading Tatiana


De Nada Nirvana


Me, John and a Bomb


The Gene Pool

Debi Alper taken by Greg Kat

I write dark, contemporary thrillers with characters drawn from the urban sub-cultures of South London. I’m also a freelance editor, mentor and creative writing tutor.

I’d love to hear from you so please feel free to get in touch. You can use the contact form to email me or we can connect through my blog, Facebook or Twitter.

Debi Alper

Dark, witty and thoroughly original … Comic, fast-paced, edgy and peopled with a fantastic cast of weirdos and misfits … a brilliant debut from a daring new talent. Allen and Unwin

A quick-paced and witty trawl through London’s sub-cultures. The Big Issue

… gripping, witty and distinctive … New Books Magazine

Bursting with energy, NIRVANA BITES is a brilliantly observed comic triumph. Tangled Web

Grim lives of desperate people told with love and humour. Morning Star

Alper has a gift for voices; she can do Rasta, East End, posh, stroppy, anything at all. Shotsmag

With compassion, humour and a strong sense of social justice Alper takes us for a walk away from the mainstream and into the seedier, needier, weirder side of London. Cath Staincliffe

… her voice is fresh and bright and laced with a darkly delicious anarchic sense of humour.

… an unorthodox mix of comedy, kitchen-sink drama and dark thriller. Glasgow Herald

… immensely entertaining and packed with unexpected twists. Latest 7