Minotaur Books Releases New Louise Penny Mystery and Other Noteworthy Fall Titles

Minotaur Books prepares for the fall with a new collection of cozy, police procedural, and general mystery including the new title by Louise Penny. Best-selling author Louise Penny comes back with the much anticipated title Glass Houses, the 13th book in her Chief Inspector Armand Gamache series, out August 29. When a mysterious figure appears in Three…

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John le Carré New Novel A Legacy of Spies Coming Up In September

If you are into spy novels, you will be delighted to know that Viking Books is publishing the new novel by John le Carré: A Legacy of Spies on September 5, 2017. This is the first novel in over twenty-five years to feature George Smiley, le Carré’s most beloved character. Peter Guillam, staunch colleague and disciple of…

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Sue Grafton Getting Close To The End of Alphabet Series With “Y” is for Yesterday

The new novel by Sue Grafton titled Y is for Yesterday, released on August 22, is the second to last in a mystery series spanning A to Z and 35 years worth of best-selling murder mysteries featuring fictional female detective Kinsey Millhone. Of #1 New York Times-bestselling Sue Grafton, NPR’s Maureen Corrigan said, “Makes me…

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Top Mystery and Thriller Audiobooks This Week: August 2017

This week’s bestselling and popular audiobooks include new releases by some notable mystery and thriller writers. Lisa Scottoline, for example, has a new legal thriller out titled Exposed. In this new novel, Mary DiNunzio wants to represent her old friend Simon Pensiera, a sales rep who was wrongly fired by his company, but her partner…

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Hallmark Channel Is Looking for Original Mystery And Suspense Manuscripts

If your book seems like a Hallmark movie or TV series, you might have a chance to turn it into one. Hallmark Channel is looking for male/female romance novels and cozy mystery novels of around 70,000 – 85,000 words in length. The channel is particularly interested in romances and mysteries that also celebrate friendship, family,…

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New Haven Goes Noir In The New Book Edited By Amy Bloom

A new short story collection edited by Amy Bloom that came out this week and is called New Haven Noir aims to put cement the name of the city in the noir and mystery literary space. The book contains work of fifteen local authors and it’s the latest in a series of city-themed noir collections…

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Best Espionage Thrillers To Read This Summer: Editor’s Picks

We took some time this week to round up the best espionage thrillers in the market right now both from readers and critics perspectives but also sales figures. What comes here is a list which won’t disappoint loyal thriller fans and it has something for everyone: From new Daniel Silva novel to the latest Jason…

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Top 10 Hot New Military Thrillers In The Market Right Now

Military thrillers are always in fashion, thanks to the large loyal base of readers who crave action stories and war-espionage plots. The new novel by Ben Coes titled Trap the Devil which is the seventh book in the Dewey Andreas series fits well within this category. In the new story, a group of some of the most…

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Filming Starts For Harlan Coben New Drama “SAFE”

The filming has started in Manchester for original new television drama, SAFE based on the work by Harlan Coben. The 8 x 60’ series has been ordered by CANAL+ Group and Netflix and will run in 2018. The eight-part series is written by BAFTA and Emmy Award winning writer Danny Brocklehurst (Ordinary Lies, The Driver,…

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Best International Mystery & Crime Novels In The Market Now

Among the best international mystery and crime novels in the market right now, the new Harry Hole novel by Jo Nesbo titled The Thirst is a favorite by many readers. The plot for this story really rocks: The murder victim, a self-declared Tinder addict. The one solid clue—fragments of rust and paint in her wounds—leaves the investigating…

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New Scandinavian Crime Fiction To Be Translated By Author Of Minnesota Trilogy

Vidar Sundstøl, the Norwegian novelist and the author best known for the Minnesota Trilogy, has a newly translated crime fiction which will be published later this summer. The new book, according to an announcement by University Of Minnesota Press, is Vidar Sundstøl’s latest novel and is titled The Devil’s Wedding Ring. The book will be published…

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