Another Lily Bard mystery from the prolific crime writer Charlaine Harris. In the southern town of Shakespeare, local good-time girl Deedra Dean is found murdered in her car, naked and desecrated.
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Thursday 03 October 2013
The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo author, who died in 2004, penned A Darker Shade when he was just 17 years old
Wednesday 17 July 2013
As the interest in Nordic detectives and killers wanes, publishers are looking across the Channel for the next wave of crime thrillers.
Thursday 11 July 2013
Just over 15 per cent abandon a book before 50 pages
Final Iain Banks book The Quarry published as writers prepare tribute at Edinburgh International Book Festival
Thursday 20 June 2013
Crime writers Ian Rankin and Val McDermid will pay tribute to the late Iain Banks at the Edinburgh International Book Festival.
Monday 09 April 2012
Norway's cold climes are the hot new spot for Nordic noir, says Gerard Gilbert
Friday 30 March 2012
It's a mystery as provocative as anything in The Millennium Trilogy: is there a fourth book by the author of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo? How much more did Stieg Larsson write about the fascinating, sociopathic Lisbeth Salander before his prodigally unhealthy lifestyle ended his life at the age of 50?
Monday 12 March 2012
A little-known British author has topped the New York Times bestseller list with an erotic novel described in the US as "mommy porn".
Sunday 04 March 2012
A scatty tale of lust, art, and wild Parisians
Friday 17 February 2012
It seems implausible. For his guide to crime fiction, Barry Forshaw set himself the task of cataloguing and analysing some 200 books by over 70 authors while at the same time delivering helpful insights into the national character of five countries: Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Iceland. To make things harder still, he interviewed a selection of authors, translators, commissioning editors and academics, and included lengthy extracts.
Tuesday 31 January 2012
Ebook sales almost quadrupled in December against a year earlier at the Dragon Tattoo publisher Quercus.
Wednesday 11 January 2012
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
You can STILL be jailed for being a republican, government confirms, and it remains illegal to even 'imagine' overthrowing the Queen
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
Fighting back: the woman giving a voice (and 49,999 others) to the victims of sexism - by giving an airing to their horror stories
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
Ethan Couch: Texas quadruple murderer – or a victim of ‘affluenza’?
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