Thursday, 29 July 2021
2021 Ned Kelly Awards shortlist
The Australian Crime Writers Association (ACWA) have announced the shortlist for the 2021 Ned Kelly Awards. Best Crime Fiction Consolatio...
Kelly Heard on Realism and Romance in a Pandemic
When people talk about the influence of COVID-19 on reading trends, the word that I always hear is comfort. Readers appear to be seeking o...
Wednesday, 28 July 2021
In The Spotlight: Jean Harker
Name: Jean Harker: Job: Television and radio scriptwriter Introduction : Jean Harker, is a Scot who was brought up in Wales and read Engli...
Tuesday, 27 July 2021
Private Eye Writers of America Shamus Award Winners 2021
The Private Eye Writers of America have announced the Shamus Award Winners for 2021. (For works published in 2020). Best Original Private...
Monday, 26 July 2021
In The Spotlight: Maria Rejt
Name:- Maria Reijt Job:Publishing Director at Pan Macmillain (Mantle) Introduction: Maria Reijt is a publishing director with her own imp...
Friday, 23 July 2021
Michael Russell on History as Mystery
Someone once said that by the time any novel is published, it’s already ‘historical’. A weary complaint about how slowly publishing wheels g...
Thursday, 22 July 2021
Chris Whitaker wins Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year with We Begin at the End
Chris Whitaker’s We Begin at the End has been crowned Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2021 at the opening night ceremony ...
When Fact Feeds into Fiction by Claire Allan
I was signing copies of my first psychological thriller when a fellow author – a woman I had first met when she taught a creative writing ...
Why Make It Up? How I reached the 20th Bryant & May book by Christopher Fowler
For my mother, a crime novel was a sealed room and some suspects. She didn’t appreciate that you could use them to smuggle in all kinds of...
Wednesday, 21 July 2021
In The Spotlight: Cara Hunter
Name:- Cara Hunter Job:- Author Twitter:- @CaraHunterBooks Introduction :- Cara Hunter is the author of five (soon to be six in March 2022) ...
Tuesday, 20 July 2021
In the Shadow of Sherlock by Mick Finlay
The Arrowood series is very much inspired by Sherlock Holmes. The idea for the character of my detective, William Arrowood, came to me whi...
Monday, 19 July 2021
In The Spotlight: Jane Casey
Name :- Jane Casey Job :- Author Twitter :- @JaneCaseyAuthor Introduction :- Jane Casey is the author of two different series Maeve Kerrig...
Sunday, 18 July 2021
2021 Malice Domestic Agatha Awards Winners
The 2021 Malice Domestic Agatha Awards Winner were announced tonight at More Than Malice, the Virtual Malice Domestic Festival this year. ...
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