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6 Books That Will Give You the Creeps

6 Books That Will Give You the Creeps

From zombie attacks to hauntings, there are lots of ways a story can make the hairs on the back of your neck stand up. Check out our list of books guaranteed to leave you in a cold sweat.


Exclusive Extended Excerpt from Linda, As in the Linda Murder

Exclusive Extended Excerpt from Linda, As in the Linda Murder

Leif GW Persson, a master of Scandinavian crime fiction, is back with his irascible, obdurate, and very thirsty Swedish police officer, Detective Superintendent Evert Bäckström.


Malko Linge Novels by the Numbers

Malko Linge Novels by the Numbers

Get a taste of what it’s like to lead a life of high-stakes espionage with an infographic that captures playboy Malko Linge’s stats from the first four novels available in the U.S.


Supernotes Code Name Generator

Supernotes Code Name Generator

Get ready to devour this new thriller based on true events in the life of a former spy. But before you start you’re going to need an alias.


Write Your Own Sherlock Holmes Story

Write Your Own Sherlock Holmes Story

Celebrate the release of The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories by creating your own fill-in-the blank mystery starring the famed fictional detective.


Peter Straub’s Recommended Reading List

Peter Straub’s Recommended Reading List

Check out a list of favorite books from New York Times bestselling author Peter Straub. This hair-raising mix of noir, crime, and horror is guaranteed to give you chills. And don’t miss Straub’s new novel If You Could See Me Now—available from Anchor Books!


First Look at Lincoln Child’s The Forgotten Room

First Look at Lincoln Child’s The Forgotten Room

Lincoln Child’s investigator Professor Jeremy Logan is back in action, investigating an alleged suicide on the grounds of a sprawling Rhode Island mansion. Read the first three chapters in this exclusive excerpt!


Bruno Is Back in a Shocking New Case

Bruno Is Back in a Shocking New Case

This just might be the most difficult case of Bruno’s career. Dive into the ripped-from-the-headlines story while a Spotify playlist provides the perfect background music!


Crossing Over: 5 Crime Fiction Authors Who Defy Genre

Crossing Over: 5 Crime Fiction Authors Who Defy Genre

We’ve rounded up several writers who straddle multiple literary categories—perhaps you’ll discover new crime reads or you’ll be surprised to see a new side of your favorite author.


Hello Darkness, My Old Friend: First Look at Jo Nesbø’s Blood on Snow

Hello Darkness, My Old Friend: First Look at Jo Nesbø’s Blood on Snow

Until Jo Nesbø’s newest stand-alone crime novel Blood on Snow hits bookstores in the US on April 7, you can read the first 14 pages of it here on Weekly Lizard! You’re welcome.




Wiseguy Quotes

"Grubby, tacky, low, slimy, shabby—I know there’s a better word for such behavior from a new widow. Try wrong. Yeah, that’s it." Basket Case by Carl Hiaasen More Wiseguys