It's a crime! (Or a mystery…)

Category Archives: Crime fiction

Heads Up: Some Goodies with Reviews Coming Soon #SummerReads

Time can be a bit limited now and again. Hence the reason the book reviews are slow on here at the moment. But, here’s a “heads up” post just in … Continue reading

July 29, 2014 · 16 Comments

Carol O’Connell’s Mallory Series Reissued by Headline in the UK

Here’s the schedule and here are some comments from others. Click on the schedule pic for a link to Amazon. And the It’s a crime! verdict? Both ScotKris and I … Continue reading

July 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

Behind Criminal Minds Event at Waterstones Piccadilly, London and Competition #fridayreads #blackbird

Event: Behind Criminal Minds at Waterstones, Piccadilly, London on Wednesday, 16 July at 7pm. Details below for bookings. Competition: Courtesy of those lovely people at Canongate, I have three pairs … Continue reading

July 11, 2014

The Kill – Jane Casey

The Kill – Jane Casey (Maeve Kerrigan 5) The Maeve Kerrigan and Josh Derwent series from Jane Casey stands alongside the best of the London-set police procedurals. Indeed, with this … Continue reading

June 10, 2014 · 4 Comments

Writer’s Block – Judith Flanders

“You know when you can have one those days at the office? You spill coffee on your keyboard, the finance director goes on an expenses rampage and then, before you … Continue reading

May 30, 2014

Kindle Spring Sale 2014 Now On!

The Kindle Spring Sale is now underway with many bargains in the crime and thriller fiction line. Click HERE for the full sale. Some highlights include: 99p One of self-publishing’s … Continue reading

April 7, 2014

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival 2014 Tickets Now on Sale

Yes, from today, all individual tickets are now on sale.  Here’s the programme and you can book from there.  Some events are already sold out.  (Hardly surprising!)  But you can … Continue reading

April 7, 2014

More Novels in the Russell Series by Laurie R. King Available in the UK from Allison and Busby

By ScotKris Fans of Laurie King have another year to wait until the next instalment of Mary Russell’s journals, so it is with considerable satisfaction that It’s a Crime! can … Continue reading

April 4, 2014

Crime Saturday at the Lit and Phil in Newcastle 3 May 2014

If you are in or near Newcastle on Saturday, 3rd of May get thee hence!  All these authors are fantastic public performers.  Call the Lit and Phil on 0191 232 … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · 4 Comments

Launch of Brighton’s Dark and Stormy Crime Festival

“Dark & Stormy is a brand new UK crime festival, serving up a wicked selection of book, film, music & theatre events. We launch in May 2014, in partnership with … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · 3 Comments