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Not Your Mom’s Summer Reading List

Not Your Mom’s Summer Reading List

These are the books you REALLY need to read this summer.


“The Bastard Child of Raymond Chandler:” Three Reissued Novels from James Crumley

“The Bastard Child of Raymond Chandler:” Three Reissued Novels from James Crumley

If you don’t already know James Crumley, winner of the Hammet Prize and self-described “bastard child of Raymond Chandler,” today is the day to pick up one of his books.


Killer Plots: A Reader’s Guide to Jeff Lindsay’s Dexter Series

Killer Plots: A Reader’s Guide to Jeff Lindsay’s Dexter Series

Here is your guide to the Dexter series, from the first book to the last.


5 Compelling Crime Novels You Don’t Want to Miss

5 Compelling Crime Novels You Don’t Want to Miss

With excellent pacing and twisty plots, a good crime novel is an unmatched reading experience.


3 Reasons Stieg Larsson Fans Have to Read The Girl in the Spider’s Web

3 Reasons Stieg Larsson Fans Have to Read The Girl in the Spider’s Web

Believe it or not, there are folks out there who still haven’t read The Girl in the Spider’s Web. In an effort to address the issue, we present 3 reasons any self-respecting Stieg Larsson fan should read this new addition to the series.


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.




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