Steve Berry’s THE PATRIOET THREAT is featured in this week’s giveaway May29

Steve Berry’s THE PATRIOET THREAT is feature...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win a copy of THE PATRIOT THREAT: Special Writer’s Cut Edition by Steve Berry THE PATRIOT THREAT by Steve Berry The Patriot Threat continues the Cotton Malone series with his next riveting, history-based thriller The 16th Amendment to the Constitution is why Americans pay income taxes. But what if there were problems associated with that amendment? Secrets that call into question decades of tax collecting? In fact, there is a surprising truth to this hidden possibility. Cotton Malone, once a member of an elite intelligence division within...

THE HARVEST MAN by Alex Grecian May27

THE HARVEST MAN by Alex Grecian

The Harvest Man by Alex Grecian G. P. Putnam May 19th, 2015 The Harvest Man by Alex Grecian portrays Scotland Yard Murder Squad detectives pursuing a violent serial killer. The main plot has the detectives targeting The Harvest Man, while a secondary plot has detective Walter Day trying to find Jack the Ripper. These series of books includes a mystery, some historical facts, and explores the new techniques of evidence gathering. The plot begins where the previous book, The Devil’s Workshop, ends. Readers new to this series might want to start with the previous book to gain a better understanding of the characters and their motivations....

2015 Dagger in the Library Longlist May25

2015 Dagger in the Library Longlist

The Crime Writers’ Associated has announced the longlist for the CWA 2015 Dagger in the Library award. The longlist was compiled by YOU right and we’re thrilled that so many of you stopped by to vote for your three favourite authors. The response from YOU was staggering. With 2,844 people voting for 636 different authors, the longlist highlights the extraordinary quality and variety in crime writing. Unlike most other literary prizes, the Dagger in the Library honours an author’s whole body of work to date, rather than a single title. Mark Billingham Ann Cleeves Christopher Fowler Elly Griffiths Elizabeth Haynes Susan Hill Peter James...

An Interview with Ace Atkins

Gerald So: You’ve seemed up to the task of continuing Spenser from your first day on the job. Do you feel more comfortable having written four Spensers, or do you feel more pressure to keep challenging the characters and engaging readers? Ace Atkins: It definitely feels more comfortable writing a Spenser novel now. At the very first, with LULLABY, it was mainly a question of how do I keep this going and how do I let readers know I “get” this world and this iconic character. But now, as I’m getting to work on my fifth Spenser, there is more thought about doing more than just writing one book, the series as a whole....

Clive Barker’s THE SCARLET GOSPELS is featured in this week’s giveaway May22

Clive Barker’s THE SCARLET GOSPELS is featur...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win a copy ofTHE SCARLET GOSPELS by Clive Barker THE SCARLET GOSPELS Showcasing Barker’s iconic characters, Pinhead and Harry D’Amour featured in the Hellraiser movies, in a good vs. evil saga that goes straight to Hell, Barker’s first novel for adults since ’07. The Scarlet Gospels takes readers back many years to the early days of two of Barker’s most iconic characters in a battle of good and evil as old as time: The long-beleaguered detective Harry D’Amour, investigator of all supernatural, magical, and...