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On characters, thrills and getting laid

I’ve been trying to figure something out. Thrillers. More precisely, why they don’t thrill me enough. Or rather, yes, they thrill me but don’t satisfy me. 679 more words


My weekend at Theakstons Crime in Harrogate

You will all have to forgive me as it’s taking me sometime to get back down to earth after a fabulous time at the Theakstons Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate last weekend. 276 more words

Just For Fun!

My holiday readings in Cyprus

I have recently just come back from a two week break from Cyrpus – which was lovely – and now I’m back, finishing the last few things for Deception. 500 more words


An Interview with Linwood Barclay

In a small preview of Linwood Barclay’s upcoming author talk on Monday 18th July we had an opportunity to ask the best-selling crime writer a few questions about his Promise Falls trilogy and writing crime fiction. 998 more words

Book Review: Broken Promise by Linwood Barclay

Sometimes you get a bit stuck in your ways when it comes to books – you find an author you like and away you go reading everything that has their name on – so it’s good when you pick up a book by someone you’ve never heard of. 427 more words

Eloquent Gibberish

No Safe House by Linwood Barclay

I have enjoyed every book by Linwood Barclay that I have read. He is an American-born Canadian author who was born in Darien, Connecticut, USA in 1955. 392 more words

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