Hilary Davidson: Tour dates for BLOOD ALWAYS TELLS

Hilary Davidson just celebrated the release of BLOOD ALWAYS TELLS, her new stand alone and fourth overall book. Dominique Monaghan just wanted to get even with her two-timing, married boyfriend, a washed-up boxer stuck in a toxic marriage to a dangerously spoiled socialite. However, an elaborate blackmail scheme soon lands her in the middle of an unexpected kidnapping . . . and attempted murder. But who is actually out to kill whom? Desmond Edgars, Dominique’s big brother, has looked out for his wayward sister ever since their mother was convicted of murdering many years ago, so when he receives a frantic phone call from Dominique in the...

Why we love C2E2 (April 25th-27th)

We’ve been going to C2E2 since the first one and every single year we have a great time. For me the minute I walk in the building it starts, you hear a buzz that gets louder as you approach the exhibitor hall. You start to see more and more people, some dressed up in cosplay gear, some just wearing t-shirts with their favorite geeky stuff on it. The thing that stands out the most is that everyone looks happy. They are all excited to be there, We make a whole weekend out of it, we drive down with other members of our Crimespree crew, we stay with some really good friends in Chicago and we look forward to it all year. When we hit the...

2014 Ankeny Authors Fair Apr11

2014 Ankeny Authors Fair

Crimespree pal(s) Sparkle Abbey is taking part in the 2014 Ankeny Authors Fair. The event, hosted by the Kirkendall Public library in Ankeny Iowa, takes place from 9am to noon tomorrow. IF you are in the area, it is a great chance to meet over 40 authors from not just the mystery and fantasy genres, but non fiction as well. In addition to Sparkle, the following authors are taking part: RACHEL AUKES ROBERT KERR MIYOKO HIKIJI SHELBA OBERTO STEPHEN BRAYTON ANNA LOAN-WILSEY JORDYN MERYL A.R. MILLER DAVE BARTEMES LISA BROADIE COOK MARY SNYDER CHARLES PETTERSON PAULA HICK LINDA WATERS LINDA MASON HUNTER ROBERT NERVIG MALYNDA MCCARRICK MITCH...

Brian Freeman launches THE COLD NOWHERE

Brian Freeman’s launch party for THE COLD NOWHERE, took place last week in Duluth. The event saw Duluth mayor Don Ness declaring the day “Brian Freeman Day,” and the Duluth Police presenting him with an authentic police shield. As Jonathan Stride returns home to his cottage on the shore of Lake Superior after midnight, he finds a teenage girl hiding in his bedroom. She’s pretty, scared, and soaked to the bone…and she says that someone is trying to kill her. The girl isn’t a stranger to Stride. She’s the daughter of a woman he tried – and failed – to protect from an abusive, murderous ex-husband...

Lisa Scottoline: Tour dates for KEEP QUIET Apr03

Lisa Scottoline: Tour dates for KEEP QUIET

April 8th sees the release of KEEP QUIET, the latest from Lisa Scottoline. Starting in Philadelphia, She will embark on a 10 state tour in support of it. Jake Buckman’s relationship with his sixteen-year-old son Ryan is not an easy one, so at the urging of his loving wife, Pam, Jake goes alone to pick up Ryan at their suburban movie theater. On the way home, Ryan asks to drive on a deserted road, and Jake sees it as a chance to make a connection. However, what starts as a father-son bonding opportunity instantly turns into a nightmare. Tragedy strikes, and with Ryan’s entire future hanging in the balance, Jake is forced to make a...

Nevada Barr Tour Schedule For DESTROYER ANGEL Mar25

Nevada Barr Tour Schedule For DESTROYER ANGEL

On April 1st, Nevada Barr releases DESTROYER ANGEL, the 18th book in the Anna Pigeon series. To support the book, she will embark on a short U.S. tour. Anna Pigeon, a ranger for the U.S. Park Services, sets off on vacation—an autumn canoe trip in the Iron Range in upstate Minnesota. With Anna is her friend Heath, a paraplegic; Heath’s fifteen-year-old daughter, Elizabeth; Leah, a wealthy designer of outdoor equipment; and her daughter, Katie, who is thirteen. For Heath and Leah, this is a shakedown cruise to test a new cutting edge line of camping equipment. The equipment, designed by Leah, will make camping and canoeing more accessible to...