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FICTION

4 New Books that are Begging to Be Read By the Pool

4 New Books that are Begging to Be Read By the Pool

Few things go better with a sweating glass of lemonade than a hot-weather thriller to wash it down with. Or a featherweight romance. Or a summer-set family drama unfolding in a vacation town a million miles away from your lawn […]

by × June 3, 2014 ×

CRIME FICTION

10 Signs You’re Living in a Noir Novel

10 Signs You’re Living in a Noir Novel

When it comes to my favorite forms of genre fiction (and I have as many favorites as there are genres, maybe more), noir ranks on the higher end of the spectrum. There’s something about the grittiness of the protagonists, the salty […]

by × January 27, 2014 ×

GIFT GUIDES

7 Books for People Who Loved The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

7 Books for People Who Loved The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

Throughout the holiday season, we’re gathering books that make the perfect gifts for everyone on your list—from your mother and the teen in your life to your foodie friend and the coworker who loves Harry Potter. Need more ideas? Check out all of […]

by × November 11, 2013 ×

ELMORE LEONARD

Hollywood’s Favorite Author: Elmore Leonard, 1925—2013

Hollywood’s Favorite Author: Elmore Leonard, 1925—2013

Hardboiled crime fiction writer Elmore Leonard, author of nearly 50 books, died today at the age of 87. His career spanned an astonishing seven decades, from his first novel, The Bounty Hunters, published in 1953, to his last, Raylan, which […]

by × August 20, 2013 ×

LADY BIZ

The Worst Mothers in Fiction and Film

The Worst Mothers in Fiction and Film

Mother’s Day is upon us—what better time to look at The Worst Mothers of Crime Fiction? If you’d like to get all passive-aggressive in your Mother’s Day gift-giving this year, consider the following books and DVDs:

by × May 8, 2013 ×