Specsavers Crime Thriller Awards 2014 – shortlists announced!

It’s that time of year again Killer Readers… the time when the masters of intrigue, suspense, and murders most horrid are honoured in The Specsavers Crime Thriller Awards, in association with the Crime Writers’ Association!

The shortlists have officially been announced and there has been a flurry of excitement here at Killer Reads as our brilliant author, Greg Iles, has been shortlisted for the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger for Best Thriller of the Year, for his stunning novel Natchez Burning

We’re also extremely proud to announce that S. J. Parris’ breath-taking historical thriller, Treachery, has been selected for the Crime Thriller book club, so will be critiqued on-air AND that the one and only Dean Koontz will feature in the Crime Thriller Club’s ‘living legends’ section – a series of interviews with bestselling authors in the world of crime and thriller fiction.

The awards will be the culmination of a six-week Crime Thriller Club series, which starts on ITV3 on 15th September, so make sure you tune in. The winners will then be announced at the Specsavers Crime Thriller Awards on Friday 24th October at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.

For full details, visit the Crime Thriller Awards website

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