Recreation: an intriguing and unconventional female sleuth

There’s now an entire series of full-length crime novels in the Lena’s Friends series, and this prequel short story makes an ideal introduction to the imaginative characters who solve crimes, right wrongs and occasionally mete out righteous revenge in most unusual circumstances. This is not your average police procedural! ‘Recreation’ is a diverting short story…

Giveaway: win a gripping crime-thriller

To celebrate next week’s launch of THE STONER STORIES – a collection of six quick thrillers by Frank Westworth – we’re giving away a signed paperback copy of THE CORRUPTION OF CHASTITY by the same author; ‘a dark, gritty thriller full of contradictions.’ In ‘Chastity’ covert operative JJ Stoner is trying to keep a low…

Competition: win an exclusive ebook

  ‘Fables & Fabrications’ by Jan Edwards launches this week. To celebrate its publication, we have an exclusive prize-draw competition to win an ebook edition of Midnight Twilight – one of the 14 tales of mystery, mirth and the macabre included in this anthology. Who is the distant figure who drives his sled across the…

Freebie Friday: top-class Eurocrime DVDs up for grabs

We’re giving away two terrific crime-thriller flicks on DVD this week. EL NINO is intelligent Eurocrime; a stylish slice of modern Spanish movie-making about narcotic smuggling in the Med. Here’s our full review. ALL THAT MATTERS IS PAST is a disconcerting Scandinavian psychodrama featuring murder, a tangled love-triangle, sibling rivalry and sexual violence. Here’s all…

Criminal Winnings: book & DVD giveaway

This week on MMM we’re giving away a stack of books, ebooks and DVDs; a selection of outstanding criminal investigations, murder-mysteries, Nordic noir, sci-fi, supernatural and chilling thrillers, including several exclusive hard-copies signed by the author. IT’S CRIMINALLY SIMPLE TO ENTER: >>‘Like’ the Murder Mayhem and More Facebook page >>Find the book, film, ebook or TV show…

Freebie Friday: WIN crime-thrillers and sci-fi stories

Wanna win a bundle of brilliant books? You could win all of these titles, from conspiracy thriller to outlaw road-trip, supernatural sleuthing and dystopian short stories   Full details of each book below, but here’s how to enter the competition. To enter, you just have to do two simple things.   **Visit the MMM page…

Freebie Friday: win FREE DVDs!

We’re just finding our feet with MMM and really appreciate your support so far. To say thanks, we’re giving away a stack of top-quality crime series and fabulous fantasy films on DVD. Our selection starts with the every episode of The Wire, several seasons of Spiral, the first three seasons of Being Human, Braquo 1…