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Mystery Sequels' 10 Best Mysteries of 2016

Mystery Sequels' 10 Best Mysteries of 2016

Here is a look back at the books that left the strongest impression on me this year.At the begin[...]
Best Mysteries Of 2016 From Amazon And Others

Best Mysteries Of 2016 From Amazon And Others

With 2016 ending in little over a month, book sellers like Amazon and magazines including Publisher'[...]
7 Halloween Mystery Books That Are Not Cozies

7 Halloween Mystery Books That Are Not Cozies

Let's face it, most Halloween mystery books are cozies. I could list over 100 books either set at Ha[...]
Author Guest Post: The Enduring Mystery of the Knights Templar By James Becker

Author Guest Post: The Enduring Mystery of the Knights Templar By James Becker

James Becker is the author of The Lost Treasure of the Templars thriller trilogy featuring the adven[...]
Book Excerpt: Paraiso by Gordon Chaplin

Book Excerpt: Paraiso by Gordon Chaplin

The following is a book excerpt from Gordon Chaplin's novel about love, sibling relationships, and t[...]
Why Are People Drawn To The Crime Genre?

Why Are People Drawn To The Crime Genre?

Everyone is familiar with the crime genre. There are countless works about it, from the popular [...]
Author Guest Post: Why Spies Lie by DS Kane

Author Guest Post: Why Spies Lie by DS Kane

D.S. Kane is the pseudonym under which David Spiselman writes his spy novels. He is a former intelli[...]
Christmas Mystery Books Published 2015

Christmas Mystery Books Published 2015

When it comes to cozies, Christmas mysteries are some of the most popular books to read, especially [...]
Fiction Book Authors Who Died In 2015

Fiction Book Authors Who Died In 2015

A topic about authors who died recently is sad and not easy to put together, however I think it is w[...]
Best Mysteries Of 2015 From Amazon And Others

Best Mysteries Of 2015 From Amazon And Others

Listing the best mysteries of 2015 is part of a long tradition of 'best books in year x' started by [...]
Every James Bond Gadget Ever In Honor Of Spectre

Every James Bond Gadget Ever In Honor Of Spectre

So this weekend we get to see the latest James Bond movie called Spectre. I've been a long time Jame[...]
RIP Harriet Klausner, Well Known, Controversial Amazon Reviewer

RIP Harriet Klausner, Well Known, Controversial Amazon Reviewer

Harriet Klausner, the prolific Amazon reviewer, passed away October 15. She was 67, and at her time [...]
Henning Mankell Passed Away At The Age Of 67

Henning Mankell Passed Away At The Age Of 67

It is a great loss to all of us to learn of the passing of Henning Mankell on October 5 in Goteborg,[...]
Murder In The Court - The 2015 Ngaio Marsh Award Winner Revealed

Murder In The Court - The 2015 Ngaio Marsh Award Winner Revealed

On October 4 this year the whodunit and who-won-it will be revealed at an entertaining event at The [...]
Stephen King Awarded National Medal of Arts by President Barack Obama

Stephen King Awarded National Medal of Arts by President Barack Obama

Stephen King, the prolific thriller/horror novelist will receive this year the 2014 National Medal o[...]
Ann Rule Dies At Age 83

Ann Rule Dies At Age 83

RIP Anne Rule! The author of over 30 popular non-fiction true crime books passed away on Monday, Jul[...]
Reading Alley: A New Book Reviewing Site

Reading Alley: A New Book Reviewing Site

I've received an email this morning containing an invitation to a new site called Reading Alley, so [...]
CWA Dagger in the Library Award For 2015 Longlisted Authors

CWA Dagger in the Library Award For 2015 Longlisted Authors

This month 11 authors have been longlisted for the CWA Dagger In The Library Award, which recognizes[...]
RIP Ruth Rendell

RIP Ruth Rendell

It is a sad day today for all mystery book loves. Ruth Rendell, the popular crime fiction author who[...]
Books About Sherlock Holmes Throughout The Years

Books About Sherlock Holmes Throughout The Years

I think there  has never been a more copied, worked and reworked character in the history of literat[...]
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