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.
I am a first time unpublished novelist. I am looking for info on police procedures in the novel I'm currently working on. To try and keep it as short as possible, my protagonist finds out his brother goes missing. They both live in Canada and it is…Continue
Hi – as a crime fiction fan can I ask you:Q1 – how do you find new crime writers to read?Q2 – what leads you to try a crime writer for the first time?My 'agenda' is simple, I’m an indie crime writer (…Continue
I recently discovered Jonathan Valin, author of the Harry Stoner mystery series. I'm in the middle of SECOND CHANCE (1991) and loving it so far.From what I understand he wrote about 14 novels, but stopped around the mid 90s. Shame, because he's a…Continue
Started by Trace Conger in Reading Room Feb 7.
What's the story on this character who seems to do nothing except Blatant Self-promotion?Isn't there any rule agains BSP with absolutely no other contribution to the site? Personally I wouldn't buy any of his books because of it.Continue
I have two books ready to be edited. One the fourth in a crime series. The other the first in another crime series. What are the logistics of having two edited at once? Seems it might be daunting and confusing. Use the same editor? I do have one…Continue
I have two books ready to be edited. One the fourth in a crime series. The other the first in another crime series. What are the logistics on having two edited at once? Seems it might be daunting and confusing. Use the same editor? I do have one I…Continue
I hate plugging my own stuff. But, I took a break from reviews and news on the blog today to do a small plug for me that includes reviews from a couple of folks that should be known for their own books. Members of my local writers group saw this piece through several revisions making my effort better.
Kevin's Corner: BSP Sunday ---- Carpathian Shadows: Volume 2…
Posted by Kevin R. Tipple on August 3, 2015 at 10:57am
Just released, the new #audio Hawaii private eye mystery, DEAD IN PUKALANI (An Eddie Naku Maui Mystery) by bestselling crime writer @RBarriFlowers, in audio, eBook, and print.
Eddie Naku is hired by attractive divorcee Kathryn Higuchi on Maui to investigate the murder of…Continue
Posted by R. Barri Flowers on August 3, 2015 at 4:59am
Murder on Kaanapali Beach is the highly anticipated sequel to the bestselling Murder in Maui by award winning crime writer R. Barri Flowers.
Maui County homicide detective and composite sketch artist Leila Kahana and her new…Continue
Posted by R. Barri Flowers on August 3, 2015 at 4:55am
When the Patrolman before you doesn’t do his job and dumps the case on you as quick as he could, it makes your job as detective that much harder. That is the problem that Detectives Coughlin and Holzer face as they go to a house in Palmyrton, New Jersey. Brian Fanning never made it home and his wife Michele called 9-1-1 in a panic earlier today.
What little they have gotten from the Patrolman Danneman does not sound good. Considering what he found, Patrolman Danning may have…Continue
Posted by Kevin R. Tipple on August 3, 2015 at 3:07am
Clearview, Texas, in Blacklin County has a little bit of everything. Feral hogs, a Wal-Mart, and, of course, the occasional murder or death by misadventure. It may even be the home of a haunted house if you listen to some folks. Not that Sheriff Dan Rhodes puts much stock in ghost stories, haunted houses, or anything paranormal.…Continue
Posted by Kevin R. Tipple on August 3, 2015 at 2:30am