Crime Time: new books and recommended reads

  Enjoy the long dark evenings with this selection of just-released classic crime, short stories, military thrillers, political intrigue, espionage adventures, police procedurals and whodunnits. The murders occur in days gone by or the here-and-now, from award-winning writers, indie authors, small publishers and famous names… RULER OF THE NIGHT by David Morrell Classic crime. Immerse…

True Lies at the core of crime fiction

Ahead of author Frank Westworth’s appearance at the BooksOnTyne literary festival, we asked readers of his crime-thrillers what subjects they’d like to discuss on the night. The theme of the evening is ‘True Lies’ and the tactic of telling the truth through fiction, but almost immediately the conversation veered off towards sex, intimacy, witty dialogue,…