Posted on 05/06/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Readers with flight anxiety will want to skip this author interview. Those who don’t fear flying — or who never...

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Posted on 05/05/2021 at 10:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

What does an acclaimed thriller writer think has the greatest fear potential in a novel? The answer will vary, of...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 04/30/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When author Christina Sweeney-Baird began working with an editor on her novel The End of Men, it should’ve been a...

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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....

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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....

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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...

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Posted on 04/15/2021 at 09:23 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Mystery novelists have to walk a special tightrope. Make the culprit too obvious and readers won’t have a reason to...

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Posted on 04/15/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The covers for Sally Rooney’s next novel have been revealed. The Bookseller notes that different points of sale will offer...

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Tagged As: Thriller

Posted on 04/02/2021 at 09:09 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Both a mystery and a thriller — if done well — make a reader eager to complete the book and...

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Posted on 04/01/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Spy novelist John le Carré, who died last December, had one final twist to share with us. Known for his...

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Tagged As: The Guardian, Thriller