Denise Mina’s THE LONG DROP is featured in this week’s giveway May12

Denise Mina’s THE LONG DROP is featured in t...

This week,  CrimeSpree and  Friday Reads Facebook page, are giving away copies of THE LONG DROP by Denise Mina THE LONG DROP A standalone psychological thriller from the acclaimed author of the Alex Morrow novels that exposes the dark hearts of the guilty…and the innocent. In 1950’s Glasgow, a household of women were found slaughtered in their beds. The father, William Watt, had a cast iron alibi but police were convinced he was guilty. Determined to clear his name, Watt let it be known that he would pay for information. Step forward career criminal Peter Manuel, with compelling details only the murderer could know. Watt agreed...

AUTHOR WORK-SPACES: Burke, Lindsay, Mina, Freeman

This is our third in a series of author’s sharing photos of where they work when they create the great books we love to read. I find it interesting that the work spaces seem to be a different at the writing styles. If you click on the photos you can see them larger. Alafair Burke; I am a neat freak in almost every respect, except when it comes to my workspace. In my office, I have a tendency to make piles of books, bank statements, legal research, dog toys — just about anything that can be piled — until said piles eventually tip into a heap. I know where everything is, though, and Double (see dog in motion) gets to leave...

Denise Mina talks about her books

Denise Mina from an appearance in Milwaukee at Boswell Book Company on March 8th   We had a great time with Denise, she signed at Mystery One and then at Boswell Book Company. We then showed off a bit of Milwaukee. Her new book THE RED ROAD is really great and you should all go get it. Also, tonight (March 14) she is on the Craig Ferguson Late Late...

Denise Mina: Dates for GODS & BEASTS U.S. tour Mar01

Denise Mina: Dates for GODS & BEASTS U.S. tou...

With the U.S. release of GODS AND BEASTS,  Denise Mina will be doing a short U.S. tour that begins on March 8th in Milwaukee. A hold up in a Glasgow post office: A well dressed dotting grandfather hands his beloved grandson to a tattooed stranger, steps out of the queue and helps the robber. He seems to know that the man can’t leave the post office and let him live. He stands, passive, and lets the man do what he wants. Morrow begins the investigation with a bad feeling about it. She wants to go home. That’s all she ever wants to do, to go home to her boys, but the robbery pulls her into the city and lives she could only begin...

Crombie & Mina are featured in this week’s giveaway. Feb28

Crombie & Mina are featured in this week̵...

Crimespree magazine,  in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page,  is giving away copies of THE RED ROAD by Denise Mina and THE SOUND OF BROKEN GLASS by Deborah Crombie. THE RED ROAD by Denise Mina Alex Morrow faces her toughest opponents yet in this brilliant new thriller about criminals, consequences, and convictions. Police detective Alex Morrow has met plenty of unsavory characters in her line of work, but arms dealer Michael Brown ranks among the most brutal and damaged of the criminals she’s known. Morrow is serving as a witness in Brown’s trial, where the case hinges on his fingerprints found on the guns he sells....