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CRIMESPREE ISSUE 67

Posted by on Mar 5, 2018 in News | Comments Off on CRIMESPREE ISSUE 67

CRIMESPREE ISSUE 67

Crimespree issue 67 featuring Bill Crider, Mickey Spillane   In our next issue we’ve got Bill Crider on the cover, we celebrate Mickey Spillane’s 100th birthday and two articles from Eryk Pruit along with our regular features.   If you need to subscribe or renew information is RIGHT HERE    

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INTERVIEW WITH ADAM HAMDY

Posted by on Dec 14, 2019 in Books, Features, Interviews | 0 comments

INTERVIEW WITH ADAM HAMDY

Aftershock (Pendulum Book 3) Adam Hamdy Hachette Pub Dec 3rd, 2019 Aftershock by Adam Hamdy brings to a conclusion his Pendulum series. Throughout the series the deep state is exposed showing how those in business, the military, government, and religious leaders have their own agenda in an attempt to take over in Britain and America. The main heroes of the book are English detective Patrick Bailey, the leader of the Metropolitan Police task force, FBI Agent Christine Ash, and photographer John Wallace. They work together to destroy this...

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THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: KOPP SISTERS ON THE MARCH by AMY STEWART

Posted by on Dec 13, 2019 in Giveaway | 0 comments

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: KOPP SISTERS ON THE MARCH by AMY STEWART

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. KOPP SISTERS ON THE MARCH by Amy Stewart In the fifth installment of Amy Stewart’s clever and original Kopp Sisters series, the sisters learn some military discipline—whether they’re ready or not—as the U.S. prepares to enter World War I. It’s the spring of 1917 and change is in the air. American women have done something remarkable: they’ve banded together to create military-style...

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INTERVIEW WITH B. J. DANIELS

Posted by on Dec 11, 2019 in Books, Features, Interviews | 0 comments

INTERVIEW WITH B. J. DANIELS

Restless Heart (Montana Justice Book 1) B. J. Daniels HQN Pub Nov 26th, 2019 Restless Hearts by B. J. Daniels is the first in a new series and it starts off with a home run. This story has a great murder mystery, some western romance, and family conflict.  The plot begins with the heroine, private investigator Blaze McClintock, returning home.  She is asked by the Judge who set her on the right path to help her estranged father who is accused of murdering a neighboring rancher. As the investigation takes hold she realizes something...

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Crimefest News

Posted by on Dec 10, 2019 in Events | 0 comments

Crimefest News

If you’re looking for a perfect gift for the crime fiction aficionado in your life, there’s only a few days left for the Early Bird offer for CrimeFest tickets. Delegates have until 16 December to book a full pass for the four-day convention for just £165, when the price then goes up to £185. Featured guest authors announced to date at CrimeFest 2020 are Laura Lippman, talking about her upcoming collection of essays My Life as a Villainess. Also featuring is Robert Goddard, this year’s winner of the Crime Writers’ Association’s most...

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INTERVIEW WITH ROSEMARY SIMPSON

Posted by on Dec 7, 2019 in Books, Features, Interviews | 0 comments

INTERVIEW WITH ROSEMARY SIMPSON

Death Brings A Shadow (A Gilded Age Mystery Book 4) Rosemary Simpson Kensington Pub. Nov 26th, 2019 Death Brings A Shadow by Rosemary Simpson brings to life the post-Civil War period of the Gilded Age. Along with a murder mystery Simpson explores the South during the Reconstruction era. The story opens in 1889 when Prudence MacKenzie and Geoffrey Hunter are traveling from their residence of New York to Bradford Island, a sea island off the coast of Georgia. The setting provides a very creepy atmosphere, which fits into the plot line...

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THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: ANIMAL FARM: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL by George Orwell, illustrated by Odry

Posted by on Dec 6, 2019 in Giveaway | 0 comments

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: ANIMAL FARM: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL by George Orwell, illustrated by Odry

ANIMAL FARM: THE GRAPHIC NOVEL by George Orwell, illustrated by Odyr 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 beautiful graphic adaptation of George Orwell’s timeless and timely allegorical novel. “All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.” In 1945, George Orwell, called “the conscience of his generation,” created an enduring, devastating story of new tyranny replacing old, and power...

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BOOK REVIEW BOOKMARKED FOR MURDER

Posted by on Dec 4, 2019 in Books, Features, Reviews | 0 comments

BOOK REVIEW BOOKMARKED FOR MURDER

Bookmarked For Murder (Mystery Bookshop Book 5) V. M. Burns Kensington Pub. Nov 26th, 2019 Bookmarked for Murder by V. M. Burns is the fifth book in the Mystery Bookshop series, one of three the author writes.  Many of the amateur sleuths in this series are not young at heart, which adds to the plot. “I write three series and this one is from the “Mystery Bookshop series.”  It has a story within a story with a contemporary murder and a historical cozy mystery. The protagonist has two poodle dogs, Snickers and Oreo, but they do not play a role...

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INTERVIEW WITH MARC CAMERON

Posted by on Dec 3, 2019 in Books, Features, Interviews | 0 comments

INTERVIEW WITH MARC CAMERON

Active Measures (Jericho Quinn Book 8) Marc Cameron Kensington Books Nov 26th, 2019 Active Measures by Marc Cameron is a suspenseful thriller.  With the Cuban regime as a backdrop this novel reminds Americans how Cuba has overwhelming poverty, is a police state, and a violator of human rights. The plot has a rogue general, Zayda de la Guardia, wanting to enact revenge on America by firing off a nuclear weapon left over from the Cold War. Hoping to stop him, Special Agent Jericho Quinn and his team have traveled undercover to Cuba. He is...

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INTERVIEW WITH JULIA LONDON

Posted by on Nov 30, 2019 in Books, Features, Interviews | 0 comments

INTERVIEW WITH JULIA LONDON

The Princess Plan (A Royal Wedding Book 1) Julia London HQN Pub Nov 19, 2019 The Princess Plan by Julia London is a good murder mystery, along with a royal romance.  This first in the series delves into the Victorian Age culture and expectations. The story opens with Prince Sebastian, the future king of Alucia coming to England to secure a trade deal and find a bride that will bring influence to this small kingdom.  Able to secure an invitation of a masquerade ball held in the prince’s honor, English citizens, Eliza Tricklebank, her...

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THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: AMERICA’S FORGOTTEN COLONIAL HISTORY by Dana Huntley

Posted by on Nov 29, 2019 in Giveaway | 0 comments

THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY: AMERICA’S FORGOTTEN COLONIAL HISTORY by Dana Huntley

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. AMERICA’S FORGOTTEN COLONIAL HISTORY by Dana Huntley This is what we all learned in school: Pilgrims on the Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock in 1620. They had a rough start, but ultimately made a go of it, made friends with the Indians, and celebrated with a big Thanksgiving dinner. Other uptight religious Puritans followed them and the whole place became New England....

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