Who Are We?

Zertex Media Ltd is a digital-first publisher based in the Highlands of Scotland, publishing books under the following imprints. Click to find out more.

Crime & Thrillers

Ruthless kidnappers. Brutal killers. The odd stray sheep. Welcome to the Zertex Crime.

Science Fiction

Space-based and futuristic shenanigans abound in our Zertex Sci-Fi imprint.

Comics & Graphic Novels

Our latest imprint, publishing original comic books and adaptations of our other titles.

Our Books

Here are just a few of the books we publish. For a full list of our current titles, use the dropdown in the menu at the top of the page.


DCI Jack Logan Book 4 Cover Reveal!

DCI Jack Logan Book 4 Cover Reveal!

We're delighted to reveal the cover and title for the fourth DCI Jack Logan novel by JD Kirk. Without giving too much away at this stage, it's set...

JD Kirk’s Famous Fans

JD Kirk’s Famous Fans

It seems JD Kirk picked up some celebrity fans recently, when bestselling crime author, Ian Rankin, and TV funnyman, Phill Jupitus, dropped by the...

Oh, what’s the point?

Oh, what’s the point?

This morning, I have printed over twenty different versions of the same two book pages, each one incrementally different to the one before. No, I'm...

So much still to do!

So much still to do!

Right now, things are all a bit of a whirlwind of activity as we try to get the business properly up and running. There's lots of very boring stuff...

Zertex Media is born

Zertex Media is born

Hello! I'm going to work on the assumption that you have absolutely no idea who I am, and start with an introduction. I'm Barry Hutchison (sometimes...

Get in Touch

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Please note, initial contact should be made by email in the first instance. We do not accept postal or telephone submissions or requests at this time.

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Registered office address:

Zertex Media Ltd
101 Rose Street South Lane


Zertex Crime, Zertex Sci-Fi, and Zertex Comics are trading names of Zertex Media Ltd • Registered in Scotland: 588687