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Author Archives: crimeficeditor

Happy New Year to All and Welcome to 2014!

Well ciao my bellas and blokeys!  Sorry for my absence but I took a trip.  A bit of a round the world trip as it turned out.  Still, all that … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · 5 Comments

Asst Editor Aurelio’s Festive Crime Fiction Author Quiz with Answers

If you haven’t yet had a go and fancy a shot, then click here to take the quiz. If you’ve landed on the homepage you’ll need to click on “continue … Continue reading

December 25, 2012 · 1 Comment

Seasons’ Greetings

Ciao my bellas, Merry Christmas everyone! Thank you for visiting and reading in 2012. We leave you with some health and safety advice for the occasion of “I’ve just opened … Continue reading

December 25, 2012 · 4 Comments

Christmas Eve Reminder

Ciao my bellas, My festive quiz answers will appear at 14:30 on Christmas afternoon tomorrow.  You’ll have plenty of time to work out your scores before the Queen comes on … Continue reading

December 24, 2012 · 2 Comments

It’s a crime! at Christmas 2012

This year we are inspired by Grumpy Cat and decided that GC should provide our festive frizz by featuring on our card! We wish you a merry Christmas and all … Continue reading

December 19, 2012

Festive Quiz 2012 – Name That Author!

Ciao, my bellas!  Here’s the 2012 Festive Quiz for which the prize is simply kudos.  Compiled by yours truly, you may find the odd felicitous feline in there: some a … Continue reading

December 3, 2012 · 11 Comments

Costa Book Awards 2012 Shortlists

Also announced yesterday were the shortlists for the Costa Book Awards 2012: 2012 Costa Novel Award shortlist Hilary Mantel – Bring up the Bodies – Fourth Estate Stephen May – … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

Literary Review Bad Sex Award Shortlist 2012

The purpose of the prize is to draw attention to the crude, badly written, often perfunctory use of redundant passages of sexual description in the modern novel, and to discourage … Continue reading

November 21, 2012

The Killing III

The Killing returns to BBC4 on November 17, for its third and final series.  The BBC’s Media Centre page tells us that Inspector Sarah Lund is back for one last … Continue reading

November 6, 2012 · 2 Comments

For when you need cheering up…

there’s always I Can Has Cheezburger?  First, let’s take a look back on the week: And then treat ourselves to a little poem… Before we go in for the big … Continue reading

November 2, 2012 · 2 Comments