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Anthony Horowitz to Pen New James Bond Novel Inspired by Original Unseen Fleming Material

Ian Fleming Publications Ltd., The Ian Fleming Estate, the Orion Publishing Group, and HarperCollins US and Canada are delighted to announce that international bestselling and award-winning writer Anthony Horowitz is … Continue reading

October 2, 2014

Want to ask Kathy Reichs a question?

Here’s your opportunity: Join Kathy Reichs, bestselling author and forensic anthropologist in a broadcast from London’s Barts Pathology Museum on how forensics have influenced her career. Send your questions in … Continue reading

September 15, 2014

Acts of Omission – Terry Stiastny

Avid readers who recently appreciated the slow burn intensity of The Honourable Woman: take note. Terry Stiastny’s Acts of Omission may at first appear a languorous novel but when the … Continue reading

September 10, 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

Coventry Inspiration Book Awards 2014 – Murder and Mayhem

Within the Coventry Inspiration Book Awards we have one called Murder and Mayhem. Every week from 20 January 2014 the two books with the least votes in each poll will … Continue reading

February 1, 2014

James Naughtie talks about writing his political thriller The Madness of July …

… in this nifty video from his publisher Head of Zeus.  The novel is published on 27 February. “It is a sweltering July in the mid-1970s, and for Will Flemyng, … Continue reading

January 28, 2014

Book Competition Time! Catch up with Tom Bale.

If you haven’t read a Tom Bale thriller yet, now is your chance.  The Catch will be published in paperback on 13 February but you can win a spanking new … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · 6 Comments

The Silence of the Lambs reissued for its 25th anniversary

From The Bookseller: ‘Arrow is reissuing classic cult thriller The Silence of the Lambs for its 25th anniversary. The novel will have a gold foil design and a new introduction … Continue reading

June 22, 2013

#fridayreads Congratulations to David Harrison / Tom Bale

I noticed last night that David Harrison’s Sins of the Father is currently number 1 in UK Kindle’s Crime and Thriller Free Chart.  David Harrison later became Tom Bale and … Continue reading

June 14, 2013

Hodder and Stoughton imprint Mulholland Books signs Marcus Sedgwick for first novel for adults

Reported today in The Bookseller: Editor Ruth Tross bought world English rights from Kirsty McLachlan at DGA in A Love Like Blood, for publication in March 2014. “The book opens … Continue reading

April 2, 2013 · 2 Comments