The Burning Room

Written by Michael Connelly — There’s many a crime novel which begins in a mortuary, as the coroner works on a body and uncovers a vital clue…

CIS: Books to Die For

Whether it’s Golden Age giants or great lost novels, there’s always another crime classic waiting to be discovered. If Classics in September has opened your…

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The Gods of Guilt

Written by Michael Connelly — Mickey Haller, the Lincoln Lawyer, gets a call. He’s been offered a case – defend a murder suspect who claims to…

Let it Burn

Written by Steve Hamilton — Steve Hamilton returns again to the frozen landscape of Paradise, Michigan, for his eighth novel featuring sometime PI Alex McKnight.…

CIS: Your classics

Last week, we called out for all our readers, followers and friends out there to tell us what your favourite classic crime fiction novels are.…

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Lucy: Top five books of 2012

2012 has been a great year for crime fiction with some excellent new writers appearing, as seen in New Talent November. This made it particularly…

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The Black Box

Written by Michael Connelly — This year, we crime fiction lovers have celebrated 20 years of acquaintance with LAPD Detective Hieronymus ‘Harry’ Bosch. Michael Connelly’s…

Reacher and Bosch are back

On the Radar — This week our crime fiction news brings a mouth-watering clash of the crime fiction titans with new releases from Dennis Lehane,…

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CIS: The Black Echo

Classics in September — The Black Echo by Michael Connelly — Anyone over a certain age will know what I’m talking about. You’re listening to…