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Category Archives: Assistant Editor Aurelio Column

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

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

The Aurelio Column: Man Booker Spickillations

I, Assistant Editor Aurelio Zen of It’s a Crime!, am not a betting cat. But if I was a betting cat, I’d put up (wager?) two large bags of IAMS … Continue reading

October 16, 2012

Aurelio’s Crime Fiction Trivia

The answer will follow at exactly 20:00 tonight.  (Which is precisely 60 minutes before the start of last episode of The Bletchley Circle on ITV1.  See how this series is … Continue reading

September 20, 2012 · 2 Comments

Aurelio’s Funky Feline Sunday Crime Fiction Quiz

Ciao my bellas!  I’ve been doin’ a bit of the old research and it’s time to broaden our horizons.  Just for some Sunday funky feline fun, here is my question.   … Continue reading

September 16, 2012 · 10 Comments

Author Ethics as laid out by Assistant Editor Aurelio Zen

Ciao my bellas! There’s been a lot of fur flying on the interwebs about this sock puppety thing over the last few days and it’s all been very stressful.  Honestly, … Continue reading

September 4, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Aurelio Column: Olympic goals achieved in the 400k

I am very pleased to announce that another Olympic milestone was passed over the weekend.  Of course, like the rest of you we were busy celebrating tennis Andy’s and all … Continue reading

August 7, 2012 · 2 Comments

The Aurelio Column: Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival 2012 Update #TOPcrime2012

Ciao, my bellas! Please accept my apologies for the lack of my esteemed column over the weekend.  (I have just heard that the great festival-going, author-in-shades Kevin Wignall is a … Continue reading

July 22, 2012 · 2 Comments