Competitions

DO YOU WANT TO WRITE A CRIME NOVEL?

We want to hear from you! HarperFiction is proud to launch Killing It: The Killer Reads Competition for undiscovered writers. All you need is a good idea, a passion for the dark side and a dollop of determination! Launching at the start of 2021 on January  7th, this is… Read More

The Easter Roundup

Whether you celebrate Easter or not, we hope you all had a lovely bank holiday weekend! How did you spend your time? We hope it was with lots of chocolate and sunshine. We had a very busy week on the Killer Reads Facebook in the lead up to the long… Read More

Could you be an MI6 officer – Terms and Conditions

1. This competition is promoted by HarperCollins Publishers Limited (“HarperCollins”), 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9FG. 2. This promotion is open to all UK residents except employees of HarperCollins (or their parent, subsidiaries or any affiliated companies) and their immediate families, who are not allowed to enter the… Read More

Greg Iles whopping great giveaway #killerfest15

The Bone Tree is the phenomenal follow-up to Greg Iles’ blockbuster thriller Natchez Burning, featuring former prosecutor Penn Cage. To celebrate its publication this April, we’re giving away a SIGNED set of Greg’s whole backlist! For your chance to win, tweet us @KillerReads and include the hashtag: #KillerFest15… Read More

November’s Killer Reads Book Club title is…

We’re very excited that the next book in the Killer Reads book club is the very first Agatha Christie Poirot novel: The Mysterious Affair at Styles. This is an absolute classic, and we can’t wait for everyone to get stuck in. Want to win a copy?… Read More

Join the Killer Reads book club!

We are very excited to announce that in October we’ll be kicking off the first ever Killer Reads book club chat on Goodreads! Sign up to take part here. We’ll be kicking the chat off with Michael Marshall’s The Intruders, which is about to… Read More

Join the Killer Reads book club!

We are very excited to announce that in October we’ll be kicking off the first ever Killer Reads book club chat on Goodreads! Sign up to take part here. We’ll be kicking the chat off with Michael Marshall’s The Intruders, which is about to… Read More

Get some killer holiday inspiration

The summer holiday season is officially upon us! If you’re still debating where to book that last-minute holiday and struggling to think of anywhere exciting to fly to though, why not take some killer inspiration from one of our crime and thriller books?! Murders, spies, villains (etc) aside, we realised… Read More

Bag a Killer Prize with The Killing Club

To celebrate the release of The Killing Club by Paul Finch, we’re giving away a money-can’t-buy prize to one lucky winner… Have you ever dreamt of having your name on a book? We mean, actually having it smack bang in the centre of the front cover? Well you’re… Read More

A COLDER WAR – MOLE HUNT

To celebrate the publication of Charles Cumming’s latest gripping spy thriller, A Colder War, we’ve set up a mole hunt of our very own. Every day this week we will be posting two videos of Charles on a different blog… Read More