Kegan, Lange and Pyper are featured in this week’s giveaway Feb20

Kegan, Lange and Pyper are featured in this week&#...

Hope everyone is surviving this miserable winter. Maybe this week’s books will warm you up: Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win copies of GOLDEN STATE by Stephanie Kegan, SWEET NOTHING by Richard Lange and THE DAMNED by Andrew Pyper   GOLDEN STATE by Stephanie Kegan A haunting literary drama, with a ripped-from-the headlines urgency reminiscent of Defending Jacob and Sue Miller’s While I Was Gone, Golden State asks hard questions about the limits of loyalty and the bounds of family ties. Growing up in the 1960s in one of California’s most prominent political...

Harmel, Mason and Unger featured in this week’s giveaway Feb13

Harmel, Mason and Unger featured in this week̵...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win copies of MONDAY’S LIE by Jamie Mason, CRAZY LOVE YOU by Lisa Unger and THE LIFE INTENDED by Kristin Harmel MONDAY’S LIE From the acclaimed author of the “ripping good” (The New York Times) debut novel Three Graves Full comes a new thriller about a woman who digs into her unconventional past to confirm what she suspects: her husband isn’t what she thought he was. From the acclaimed author of the “ripping good” (The New York Times) debut novel Three Graves Full comes a new thriller about a woman who digs into her...

SHARK SKIN SUITE: A Chance to win the latest from Tim Dorsey Feb12

SHARK SKIN SUITE: A Chance to win the latest from ...

Tim Dorsey’s first Serge Storms book came out in 1999, FLORIDA ROADKILL. He has over the years grown a very large and loyal audience with his series. I believe there are a number of reasons for this. Serge is a great character. He’s nuttier than a fruitcake, but he also has a very strong moral compass and coupled with his intelligence, well, let’s just say you don’t want to be a bad guy who pisses him off. While technically I guess he’d be called an anti-hero because we shouldn’t condone violence to his credit he only kills people who actually deserve it. Serge has his adventures with his pal Coleman who is like the anti Serge. Serge is a...

An excerpt of COOKIE’S CASE

Today, we are bringing you an except from Andy Siegel’s COOKIE’S CASE, along with a chance to receive a copy. For those interested can email jonATcrimespreemag.com and use the word Cookie in the subject line. This is valid until Feb 18th.   The Unfortunate Event By Andy Siegel, Author of Cookie’s Case “Scalpel.” “Scalpel,” repeats the nurse. She delivers it with just the right authority. The neurosurgeon slits his patient’s throat in one fluid motion. The incision is quick, decisive and skillful. A seeping red river fills the canal. “Give me some suction here.”...

Lou Berney, Michael Kardos are featured in this week’s giveaway Feb06

Lou Berney, Michael Kardos are featured in this we...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win copies of BEFORE HE FINDS HER by Michael Kardos, and THE LONG AND FARAWAY GONE by Lou Berney   BEFORE HE FINDS HER by Michael Kardos Everyone in the quiet Jersey Shore town of Silver Bay knows the story: on a Sunday evening in September 1991, Ramsey Miller threw a blowout block party, then murdered his beautiful wife and three-year-old daughter. But everyone is wrong. The daughter got away. Now she is nearly eighteen and tired of living in secrecy. Under the name Melanie Denison, she has spent the last fifteen years in small-town West...

Blackwood & Grenier featured in this week’s giveaway Jan30

Blackwood & Grenier featured in this weekR...

Crimespree magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win copies of SEE HOW SMALL by Scott Blackwood, and 88 DAYS TO KANDAHAR by Robert L. Grenier SEE HOW SMALL A riveting novel about the aftermath of a brutal murder of three teenage girls, written in incantatory prose “that’s as fine as any being written by an American author today.” (Ben Fountain) One late autumn evening in a Texas town, two strangers walk into an ice cream shop shortly before closing time. They bind up the three teenage girls who are working the counter, set fire to the shop, and disappear. SEE HOW SMALL tells...