Richard Montanari is featured in this week’s giveaway May01

Richard Montanari is featured in this week’s...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win a copy of THE DOLL MAKER by Richard Montanari THE DOLL MAKER by Richard Montanari Detectives Byrne and Balzano return to the streets of Philadelphia to put an end to a macabre succession of murdered children. A quiet Philadelphia suburb. A woman cycles past a train depot with her young daughter. There she finds a murdered girl posed on a newly painted bench. Beside her is a formal invitation to a tea dance in a week’s time. Seven days later, two more young victims are discovered in an abandoned house, posed on painted swings. At the...

Gaylord and Mitzner are featured in this week’s giveaway Apr24

Gaylord and Mitzner are featured in this week̵...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win copies of WHEN WE WERE ANIMALS by Joshua Gaylord and LOSING FAITH by Adam Mitzner WHEN WE WERE ANIMALS by Joshua Gaylord A small, quiet Midwestern town, which is unremarkable save for one fact: when the teenagers reach a certain age, they run wild.   When Lumen Fowler looks back on her childhood, she wouldn’t have guessed she would become a kind suburban wife, a devoted mother. In fact, she never thought she would escape her small and peculiar hometown. When We Were Animals is Lumen’s confessional: as a well-behaved and...

Kate Mulgrew, Chigozie Obioma are featured in this week’s giveaway Apr17

Kate Mulgrew, Chigozie Obioma are featured in this...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win copies of BORN WITH TEETH by Kate Mulgrew and THE FISHERMEN by Chigozie Obioma BORN WITH TEETH by Kate Mulgrew An actress’s deeply moving account of the price and rewards of a passionate life. Raised by unconventional Irish Catholics who knew “how to drink, how to dance, how to talk, and how to stir up the devil,” Kate Mulgrew grew up with poetry and drama in her bones. But in her mother, a would-be artist burdened by the endless arrival of new babies, young Kate saw the consequences of a dream deferred. Determined to...

Haig, Urrea featured in this week’s giveaway Apr10

Haig, Urrea featured in this week’s giveaway

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win copies of THE WATER MUSEUM by Luis Alberto Urrea and THE FIRE SERMON by Francesca Haig THE WATER MUSEUM by Luis Alberto Urrea A new short story collection from Luis Alberto Urrea, bestselling author of The Hummingbird’s Daughter and The Devil’s Highway. From one of America’s preeminent literary voices comes a new story collection that proves once again why the writing of Luis Alberto Urrea has been called “wickedly good” (Kansas City Star), “cinematic and charged” (Cleveland Plain Dealer), and...

Kelly, Swanson featured in this week’s giveaway Apr03

Kelly, Swanson featured in this week’s givea...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win copies of THE BULLET by Mary Louise Kelly and THE KIND WORTH KILLING by Peter Swanson THE BULLET by Mary Louise Kelly Two words: The bullet. That’s all it takes to shatter her life. Caroline Cashion is beautiful, intelligent, a professor of French literature. But in a split second, everything she’s known is proved to be a lie. A single bullet, gracefully tapered at one end, is found lodged at the base of her skull. Caroline is stunned. It makes no sense: she has never been shot. She has no entry wound. No scar. Then, over the course of one...

Ferguson and Simmons are featured in this week’s giveaway Mar27

Ferguson and Simmons are featured in this weekR...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win copies of THE LOST BOYS SYMPHONY by Mark Andrew Ferguson and THE FIFTH HEART by Dan Simmons THE LOST BOYS SYMPHONY by Mark Andrew Ferguson A startingly original, genre-bending literary debut in which a lovesick college student is abducted by other versions of himself from the future. After Henry’s girlfriend Val leaves him and transfers to another school, his grief begins to manifest itself in bizarre and horrifying ways. Cause and effect, once so reliable, no longer appear to be related in any recognizable manner. Either he’s...