In This Week’s Giveaway: THE DARK ABOVE by Jeremy Finley Jul26

In This Week’s Giveaway: THE DARK ABOVE by J...

THE DARK ABOVE by Jeremy Finley In this sequel to the critically-acclaimed novel that grabbed fans of X-Files and Stranger Things, Jeremy Finley returns with another thriller full of aliens and government cover-ups.  For most of his life, William Chance has been the living proof that his grandmother and her fellow researchers into missing people were right all along about the terror from the stars. Now, he’s avoiding the limelight and hiding out from everyone, including his family. He knows he can avoid everything, except for the nightmares: fires, storms, disease and violence – he dreams of it all. When he’s suddenly exposed, he finds...

Goodbye, Mad Magazine Jul25

Goodbye, Mad Magazine

Founded in 1952 by editor Harvey Kurtzman and publisher William Gaines, Mad Magazine has been a source of wonderfully subversive humor for generations. After 67 year they will be shutting down. Two new issues and then reprints until the current subscriptions run out. My memories of Mad magazine go back to the late ’60s. I would see it on magazine racks at the store and paperback collections were everywhere. As of today, I have over 40 of the paperbacks in my possession and a huge box full of issues. Spy Vs Spy always made me laugh. The little comics doodeled along the sides of pages by Sergio Aragonés were funny as hell. The parodies...

Bryan Catches Up

Hey Crimespree readers!  It is your loyal fanboy/reviewer, Bryan VanMeter returning to the Crimespree Crew once again.  For the last two and a half years, I have been attending the University of New Orleans while working on a Masters’ degree in Literature.  While that exposed me to a myriad of amazing authors, styles, and works I had not encountered before, it did not leave me a lot of time for reading contemporary novels that you may be interested in reading.  Instead, they have been slowly amassing in TBR pile, which had come to resemble the Tower of Babylon. Now, I am back in Milwaukee, have a great job with an...

COVER REVEAL: MURDER AT THE MENA FROM ERICA RUTH N...

Due on March 31, 2020 Well-heeled travelers from around the world flock to the Mena House Hotel—an exotic gem in the heart of Cairo where cocktails flow, adventure dispels the aftershocks of World War I, and deadly dangers wait in the shadows . . .  Egypt, 1926. Fiercely independent American Jane Wunderly has made up her mind: she won’t be swept off her feet on a trip abroad. Despite her Aunt Millie’s best efforts at meddling with her love life, the young widow would rather gaze at the Great Pyramids of Giza than into the eyes of a dashing stranger. Yet Jane’s plans to remain cool and indifferent become ancient history in the...

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: KNIFE by JO NESBO Jul19

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: KNIFE by JO NESBO

Enter below for a chance to win KNIFE by Jo Nesbo Brilliant, audaciously rogue police officer, Harry Hole from The Snowman and The Thirst, is back and in the throes of a new, unanticipated rage–once again hunting the murderer who has haunted his entire career. Harry Hole is not in a good place. Rakel–the only woman he’s ever loved–has ended it with him, permanently. He’s been given a chance for a new start with the Oslo Police but it’s in the cold case office, when what he really wants is to be investigating cases he suspects have ties to Svein Finne, the serial rapist...