Edith here. Sarah agreed to visit and tell us all about the different hats she wears on the job. Take it away, Sarah!
Crime fiction, detective story, murder mystery, mystery novel, and police novel: These terms all describe narratives that centre on criminal acts and especially on the investigation, either by an amateur or a professional detective, of a serious crime, generally a murder. Crime fiction has multiple sub-genres including detective fiction such as the whodunitcourtroom dramahard-boiled fiction and legal thrillers. Most crime drama focuses on crime investigation and does not feature the court room.
DhandLiz MistrySophie Hannahand others. Most grew up in northern England and still live there, based across the region. But Knox is all Manchester—massive soulless nightclubs, deserted Victorian hotels just waiting to be refurbished into smart offices, air-conditioned yes, air-conditioned in Manchester! A city of techno, designer drugs, late night wanderings and vodka fueled rages.
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Waits is…. Written by Joseph Knox — Razor-sharp with blunt-talking northerners, literary but spiked with page-turning ferocity, tragedy laced with hope and a convincing cop anti-hero who…. Written by Rachel Abbott — This is an author who never ceases to surprise her readers, which is why her self-published books are such a….
It may not feel like it yet, but the year is starting to draw to an end, and as the weather gets cooler and the nights longer, opportunities to curl up on the couch with a good book abound. After a life-threatening encounter with a maniac driver, she slowly regains her memory of the incident and sets about tracking down the assailant. Kate Atkinson, Transcription Little Brown.
The books here were reviewed in Booklist between May 1,and April 15, Down the River unto the Seaby Walter Mosley. Out of jail and getting by as a PI, Joe is reenergized when the woman who accused him of assault admits off the record to taking part in the frame-up. Mosley writes with great power here about themes that have permeated his work: institutional racism, political corruption, and the ways that both of these issues affect not only society at large but also the inner lives of individual men and women.
By James Scott. With the second hand book-trade looking rather worn and frayed around the ages, MM browses the best places to pick up inexpensive books. Second-hand bookshops are a dying breed, getting priced out by high street bookstores and alienated by the rise of the sinister electronic reader.
Exploring New England in Fall, one of the finest journeys in North America, but it can be improved by visiting bookshops along the way. We have compiled a list of must-visit bookshops that sell via the AbeBooks. They vary in size and stretch from downtown Boston to deep into the woods and glens of Vermont and New Hampshire.