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James Patterson's bestselling thriller 'Zoo' to be adapted for television

CBS has picked up James Patterson’s bestselling thriller Zoo, expected to hit the small screen in 2015. Zoo will star James Wolk (of The Crazy Ones… 127 more words

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Detective Harry Bosch is at it again...

Detective Harry Bosch tackles a cold case unlike any he’s ever worked, in the blistering new thriller from international #1 bestselling author, Michael Connelly. 208 more words


"Gone Girl" Review

David Fincher’s newest work Gone Girl isn’t an easy film to write about. First, reviewers must tackle the usual book-to-movie debate and engage with the necessary but by no means under-discussed question of taking a novel, in this case Gillian Flynn’s 2012 best seller of the same name, and turning into a highly anticipated “Major Motion Picture” staring Ben Affleck. 1,855 more words

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Val McDermid on her incredible career, adapting Jane Austen, and Scottish Independence

Val McDermid’s novels have been translated into more than thirty languages, and have sold over eleven million copies. She chats to John Purcell about her latest novel… 267 more words

Author Interview

I’m a Serial Killer

Please welcome my very distinguished guest this week. I am proud to host Frances di Plino once again. Frances is one of my favourite crime/thriller authors, and a lady of many talents, whose words of wisdom are worth digesting. 943 more words


Joakim Zander, author of The Swimmer, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks

Joakim Zander

author of The Swimmer

Ten Terrifying Questions

1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? 834 more words

Author Interview

'The Lemur' by Benjamin Black

Fiction – paperback; Picador; 2009; 185 pages.

Ghostwriters or journalists who get themselves into trouble while researching the books that they are writing is not a new idea in fiction — think… 719 more words

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