Bookblast

PRESS RELEASE 16 June 2020 THE BOOKBLAST® PODCASTBRIDGING THE DIVIDE: TRANSLATION & THE ART OF EMPATHY30 JULY to 05 NOVEMBER 202030 July, 5 p.m. ♣ The first two podcasts in a fifteen-part series will be launched, championing independent publishers, their authors and translators, and a guest interview with the publisher behind Nordic Noir. Bridging the Divide is hostedContinue reading “Bookblast”

A NET OF GOOD AND EVIL

https://www.crimetime.co.uk/to-cook-a-bear-by-mikael-niemi-a-net-of-good-and-evil-by-michael-scott-cain/ Courtesy of CRIME TIME UK A Net of Good and Evil by Michael Scott Cain The post-war communist witch-hunt which underpins this murder mystery is pretty dark and that’s the way most novelists spin it. Cain takes an original approach drawing on the farce and absurdity of the times to create a blackly comic tale.Continue reading “A NET OF GOOD AND EVIL”

FIFTY FIFTY

Fifty Fifty by Steve Cavanagh.5th October, 2018. Two 911 calls are made at roughly the same time, from the same house in Franklin Street, New York City. 23.35pm – Alexandra Avellino reports that her father, Frank, has been murdered, her sister Sofia did it and she’s still in the house… 23.36pm – Sofia Avellino calls,Continue reading “FIFTY FIFTY”