Tag Archives: Detective & Mystery Fiction

CrimeRead April: P.M. Newton & Lenny Bartulin @ Springwood

On Wednesday 3rd April, 2013, at 2pm, Australian crime-fiction authors P.M. Newton and Lenny Bartulin are giving an Author Talk at Springwood Library. Come along to hear them talk about their novels – The Old School by P.M. Newton and … Continue reading

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Edgar Allan Poe Awards 2012

The Edgar Allan Poe Awards, affectionately known as The Edgars are awarded by the Mystery Writers of America for the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2011. Here are some of the highlights : BEST NOVEL … Continue reading

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“Like a female Indiana Jones with a better wardrobe”

Anyone else looking forward to Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries which starts on ABC TV this Friday (February 24th at 8:30pm)? Based on the series by Kerry Greenwood set in 1920s Melbourne, the reviews and previews promise a lot of fun.  And unlike … Continue reading

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Edgar Awards 2012

The Mystery Writers of America have announced the nominees for the 2012 Edgar Awards. These awards were established in 1946 to recognize writing achievements in the literary genre of mystery and crime. I won’t list all the categories. You can read … Continue reading

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Last three Dagger Award winners for 2011

The Crime Writers Association Dagger Awards which recognise excellence in crime writingthe shortlists and winners are not announced all at the same time. Several award winners were announced in July and just three more remain. The winners of The Gold Dagger, … Continue reading

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Dagger Award Shortlists

The latest shortlists for the 2011 Crime Writers Association (CWA) Dagger Awards have been announced.  The CWA Dagger Awards, celebrating the best in crime and thriller writing, are the longest established literary awards in the UK and are internationally recognised … Continue reading

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