The Kristi Belcamino Interview

Congratulations on the launch of your Gabriella Giovanni Mystery series! BLESSED ARE THE DEAD and BLESSED ARE THE MEEK were released in 2014 and your third book, BLESSED ARE THOSE THAT WEEP is slated for release in April 2015. Please tell us more about the inspiration of your heroine, Gabriella Giovanni, and her investigations. Thanks, Kate! As a writer, I write books that I would want to read. One of my favorite writers is Adriana Trigiani. Her books feature Italian-American characters and so I knew a long time ago that if I ever wrote a book I would get in touch with my heritage and write about an Italian-American character. Gabriella...

THE Anthony Schiavino Interview

Dan Malmon: Congratulations on the release of your novel SHOTGLASS MEMORIES! Currently available in print and digital download, SHOTGLASS MEMORIES is a murder mystery set against the backdrop of post-war New Jersey. Tell us more! Anthony Schiavino: Thanks, Dan, and thank you for having me. If Fincher directed Bogie and Bacall in a Hitchcock romance you’d have SHOTGLASS MEMORIES boiled down. It’s 1956 and America has gone through two wars and an economic downturn. Sound familiar at all? Joe Sinclair is a WWII vet with PTSD just trying to get by. He’s also showing symptoms of bipolar and schizophrenia while leaning on his vices. He smokes. He...

George Pelecanos interviewed by Marilena Astrapell...

Back in December, Greek journalist Marilena Astrapellou conducted a ninety plus minute interview with George Pelecanos, one of the best Pelecanos interviews I have seen/heard. It touches on the things you expect: his writing, experiences on THE WIRE and whatnot, but George also talks about his children video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo...

Interview with James Rollins

Blood Infernal is the third installment in the bestselling gothic series about the battle between good versus evil in an attempt to save mankind from the “Gates of Hell.” Rollins skillfully has the series heroes: The Knight of Christ, Rhun Korza; The Warrior of Man, Jordan Stone; and the Woman of Learning, Erin Granger, along with the person able to connect key information, Countess Elizabeth battling the antagonists, a demon named Legion, and the devil himself, Lucifer. Elise Cooper: At the beginning of each chapter there is a verse from the Bible. Why? James Rollins: The Bible scriptures were used to connect biblical history to the...

George Pelecanos’ Fresh Air interview

In early January, George Pelecanos was featured on NPR’s FRESH AIR program. TV critic Dave Davies talked to George about THE MARTINI SHOT, George’s new collection of stories, as well as his experiences growing up in the D.C. area, his work on television, writing black characters, his own run-ins with the police and...

The Dave White Interview

Congrats on the long awaited release of NOT EVEN PAST! With its February 24th release, fans of detective fiction will be able to continue following the adventures of Jackson Donne. Tell us about Mr. Donne, and a little bit of what readers can expect this time out.   Dave White: First off, thanks Dan and the rest of the Crimespree family for having me here. I’m so excited to be talking about NOT EVEN PAST, a book that’s been in my mind for a while. Jackson Donne, the former PI hero of most of my books, is a guy who started like most PIs. A heavy drinker, guy just trying to get by and recover from the death of his fiancée, Jeanne. But...