Posted on 06/22/2021 at 02:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve noticed a few commonalities among bookworms, as we’ve built our Facebook community. Most of us love pets — slight...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Just for fun, Mystery

Posted on 05/23/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Melodie Campbell, as an author of mob-heist novels and a past executive director of Crime Writers of Canada, is quite...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 05/15/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

At its simplest, a mystery novel is a puzzle. But as Zara Altair points out, there are certain features to...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 05/07/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We have a release date for the final Inspector Montalbano novel. Author Andrea Camilleri, who died in July 2019, had...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 04/30/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Mystery Writers of America announced the winners for the annual Edgar Allan Poe awards, which honor the best mystery...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Awards, Book lists, Mystery

Posted on 04/28/2021 at 01:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Setting may not be the first issue a writer thinks about when it comes to working on a crime novel....

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 04/22/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today we're interviewing Jolie Tunnell, who writes historical cozy mysteries. Tunnell is an award-winning author, freelance writer, and blogger with...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 04/20/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The house where Agatha Christie lived for over forty years — and wrote some of her most famous crime novels...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 04/16/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Most of the advice we’ve shared in regards to writing about criminals has assumed that the criminal is the villain....

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 04/16/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today we're interviewing award-winning author Bill Briscoe, who writes mysteries, thrillers, and suspense novels. Briscoe grew up in the oil...

Categories: Author Interview