THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: THE BURN by KATHLEEN KENT Oct18

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: THE BURN by KATHLEEN K...

To be entered in the drawing, send an email to:  Jon@crimespreemag.com Put CONTEST in the subject line. Please include your address in the body of the email. THE BURN by Kathleen Kent There’s not much that can make Detective Betty Rhyzyk flinch. But the wounds from her run-in with the apocalyptic cult The Family are still fresh, and she’s having trouble readjusting to life as it once was. She’s back at work as a narcotics detective, but something isn’t right–at work, where someone has been assassinating confidential informants, or at home, where she struggles to connect with her loving wife, Jackie. To...

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: TROUBLE IS WHAT I DO by WALTER MOSLEY Oct11

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To be entered in the drawing, send an email to:  Jon@crimespreemag.com Put CONTEST in the subject line. Please include your address in the body of the email. TROUBLE IS WHAT I DO by Walter Mosley From innovative bestselling novelist Walter Mosley comes the return of the beloved Leonid McGill detective series featuring a morally ambiguous P.I. who solves crimes and whose victims are society’s most downtrodden. Leonid McGill’s spent a lifetime building up his reputation in the New York investigative scene. His seemingly infallible instinct and inside knowledge of the crime world make him the ideal man to help when Phillip...

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: NOTHING MORE DANGEROUS by ALLEN ESKENS Oct04

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: NOTHING MORE DANGEROUS...

Enter via the email below for a chance to win! NOTHING MORE DANGEROUS by Allen Eskens To be entered in the drawing, send an email to:  Jon@crimespreemag.com Put CONTEST in the subject line. Please include your address in the body of the email. A coming-of-age novel in the tradition of Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter: In a small town where loyalty to family and to “your people” carries the weight of a sacred oath, defying those unspoken rules can be a deadly proposition. After fifteen years of growing up in the Ozark hills with his widowed mother, high-school freshman Boady Sanden is beyond ready to move on. He dreams of...

Crimespree Reviews Ken Burns Country Music

Charlie Pride and Johnny Cash The first Ken Burns movie/documentary I saw was Prohibition. It was so well done, I enjoyed it thoroughly and I watched it twice back to back. I had heard of some of hi others and I proceeded to seek them out and bought them all. And I love them all. His depth of research is amazing. They take subjects that are pure America and find tidbits that are little known or maybe even unknown. I thought I knew a lot about Jazz but after the first viewing I felt I had just taken a master class. Same with the Baseball movie. Going into the Country Music set (16+ hour) I would have said I was a casual fan of country music....

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: ELIZABETH HAND’S CURIOUS TOYS Sep27

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Enter via the email below for a chance to win! CURIOUS TOYS by Elizabeth Hand An intrepid young woman stalks a murderer through turn-of-the-century Chicago in “this rich, spooky, and atmospheric thriller that will appeal to fans of Henry Darger and Erik Larson alike.” (Sarah McCarry) In the sweltering summer of 1915, Pin, the fourteen-year-old daughter of a carnival fortune-teller, dresses as a boy and joins a teenage gang that roams the famous Riverview amusement park, looking for trouble. Unbeknownst to the well-heeled city-dwellers and visitors who come to enjoy the midway, the park is also host to a ruthless killer who uses...