Lockdown Crime Reviews NB Magazine

Bent by Joe ThomasA pacy crime novel set in early 60s Soho, contemporary in style but firmly rooted in period. This is a landscape of clubs, gangsters, girls, punters and cops; there’s an air of menace, a stench of corruption and decay. The protagonist is infamous real life copper Harold ‘Tanky’ Challenor; London legend, warContinue reading “Lockdown Crime Reviews NB Magazine”

Amazon Publishing Readers’ Awards

CAPITAL CRIME ANNOUNCES AMAZON PUBLISHINGREADERS’ AWARDS SHORTLISTSCapital Crime and Amazon Publishing have partnered for a second year to presentinnovative new awards that give readers the power to honour their favourite books, films & TVCapital Crime is pleased to announce the shortlists for the 2020 Amazon Publishing Readers’ Awards.The awards are a celebration of the crimeContinue reading “Amazon Publishing Readers’ Awards”


New Crime Imprint To Launch Today Canelo, one of Europe’s fastest growing publishing companies, has announced its firstprint imprint, CANELO CRIME, launching on 24th September 2020 with eight exceptionalnew titles.The list brings together gripping, original and atmospheric thrillers, police procedurals andhistorical mysteries from some of the most exhilarating and promising writers of the genre.There areContinue reading “CANELO CRIME”


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”


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”