For those of you looking to join CrimeSpace, the requirements are simple: You need to have a genuine interest in crime fiction. While there are a number of authors on the site, the main focus of CrimeSpace is not promotion. It's community.
Hey folks,As you may be aware, Ning.com, the company who provides the servers and service for Crimespace to run on, charge an annual fee.The fee is $USD 239.90, and last year I made a similar call for donations to meet that fee. And then I posted to…Continue
Started by Daniel Hatadi in CrimeSpace News on Thursday.
I've been asked to write an article on the 10 best crime novels set in the 1960s. I've got my own ideas - but I'd like to hear what other people think. Any suggestions?Continue
I'm back after many years locked away. Not in prison away, something much more boring.I remember a thread about what makes a proper Manhattan. But since I've been gone I realize that a Manhattan is really a lot of hard work, and all the young people…Continue
Started by Chip Cook in Schmooze Lounge Jul 1.
This is driving me mad! I was in a cafe last weekend and overheard two women talking about a new crime writer (Campbell, Cameron, something like that) and her book, I don't know if/when it was published but it sounded great and right up my street-…Continue
Hey Guys,My name is Hayden Schofield and i am currently studying Society and Culture for my HSC course. I am an avid reader and viewer of true crime stories and crime fiction but for some reason i have no idea why i am so captivated by these…Continue
Started by Hayden Schofield in The Main Bar Apr 12.
Just announcing my new novel. HIDE AND SEEK, BY MICHAEL ZOLEZZI. AVAILABLE ON AMAZON. There are certain criminal cases that are talked about generations after the investigation is closed. They are biopsied, broken down, with every move by the…Continue
Started by Michael Zolezzi in Writer's Den Jan 16.
Hello everybody,Just joined the site. I've read more of Robert B Parker than any other crime writer (he made that easy, of course) and would count myself as a restrained and discriminating fan. On the whole, though, I like female PIs (including…Continue
Hello fellow writers.My book cover is one of the three finalists in the 2015 AuthorsDB Cover Contest. If you like it, please vote for it. I made it, and it t would be very, very nice to get a first place...Here's the link to vote: …Continue
Started by Valeria Wenderoth in The Main Bar Nov 23, 2015.
With Sandi having radiation every day, trying to gear up for my duties as the new President of the Short Mystery Fiction Society, and lots of other things, life here has been pretty hectic. So, I got a late start to participating in this year’s Smashwords Summer/Winter Sale from July 1 – 31, 2016.…Continue
Posted by Kevin R. Tipple on July 23, 2016 at 3:50am
Please welcome back Jeanne of the Bristol Public Library with a few thoughts regarding brand names in stories. When I think of this sort of thing, I think of Stuart Woods and his Stone Barrington series where the brand name dropping is everywhere on nearly every page. I don’t think so much about how such tactics…Continue
Posted by Kevin R. Tipple on July 23, 2016 at 3:38am