Two writers better than one?

On the Radar — Today we start with two books written by top crime writing duos. First up Preston and Child are back with their…

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Free book: ChooseThePlot

Ever been reading a book where the main character creeps up the stairs, and reaches for a door handle, knowing the killer is in the…

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Brighton gothic

On the Radar — In a collection of diverse short stories by Peter James we discover an even darker side to the Brighton author, and…

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Dealing in seaweed

On the Radar — It is to Jim Kelly that we owe our eccentric headline this week. In his upcoming release At Death’s Window, we’ll…

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Grisham takes us to Gray Mountain

On the Radar — This week’s biggest crime release comes from the pen of John Grisham who, as he normally does, puts a high flying…

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First look: Moriarty by Horowitz

Just the other day we posted a feature looking at the best Sherlock Holmes books that weren’t written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It’s almost…

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Are you ready for Hop-tu-naa?

On the Radar — If our headline has you confused, Hop-ti-naa another word for Halloween – it’s the Manx version of that night of mischief…

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A different French connection

On the Radar — No, there hasn’t been a re-issue of the great 1971 movie. Our French connection this week is via two new novels set…

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First look: The Rebus short stories

Readers can’t get enough of Edinburgh’s irascible detective, and on 9 October you’ll be able to get you hands on a new Rebus book. Author…

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New James Ellroy out today!

On the Radar — There are some big beasts trampling around in the crime fiction jungle this week. If we flag up the names Ellroy,…

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Val’s back – and so is Poirot

On the Radar — It’s a case of, ‘Please be upstanding and raise your glasses to the ladies,’ this week, as we look at a…

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WIN The White Cottage Mystery

Every Thursday during Classics in September, we’re offering you the chance to win a classic crime novel by Bloomsbury Reader. Head to our Facebook page…

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