Richard Osman’s bestselling debut The Thursday Murder Club (Viking) has dominated this year’s CrimeFest shortlists with other nominations including Robert Galbraith, Ian Rankin and Lucy Foley. ... Read more
HarperCollins imprint Avon is partnering with the Big Issue magazine to find a new crime writer in a competition launching in March.... Read more
Titles from Penguin Random House and HarperCollins are competing with an unpublished manuscript on the inaugural Staunch Prize shortlist.
The Crime Writers' Association has launched Dagger Reads, an online literary initiative that showcases and promotes the shortlisted titles for the 2015 Dagger Awards. ... Read more
Hachette has three titles on the Bloody Scotland Crime Book of the Year shortlist, while Pan Macmillan has two. From Pan Mac comes Lin... Read more
Authors including Susan Hill, Ann Cleeves, Mark Billingham and Peter James have been longlisted for the CWA 2015 Dagger in the Library award. The prize... Read more
Waterstones and HarperCollins will host a joint literary festival celebrating crime fiction, with a combination of virtual and literary events. The Killer Crime Festival will... Read more