Welcome to Killer Reads!

Welcome to Killer Reads – the one-stop shop for all the latest Crime and Thriller books published by HarperCollins. If you want to discover the best books from the most talked-about writers then this is the place for you. We will be giving you exclusive extracts and interviews from our top authors as well as keeping you up to date with our latest book news including any new acquisitions.

Launching this week, Killer Reads has teamed up with LIVING TV to bring you Sinister Summer. We’ll be sponsoring some of the channels most popular programmes, including CSI showcasing the very best from our list this season. Upcoming titles include Andrew Gross‘s Don’t Look Twice, Robert Wilson‘s The Ignorance of Blood and debut author Warren Fahy’s Fragment billed as ‘A Jurassic Park for the Lost generation’

Over the next week our first featured author Beverly Barton will be blogging about what inspires her writing as well as what she’s currently working on. We’ll also be launching an exclusive competition to win a fantastic holiday and keep an eye out for our live blogging from the Harrogate Crime Festival.

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Book Trailer: City on Fire by Don Winslow

The new trailer for Don Winslow's CITY ON FIRE. Exploring classic themes of loyalty, betrayal, honour, and corruption on both sides of the law, City on Fire is a contemporary Iliad from Don Winslow. Read More


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

All the events from the crime authors you love

HarperCollins has launched BookGig, a publisher agnostic online events platform that aims to connect authors with new and existing readers following the growth in live author events. Want to meet your favourite author? Get a book signed? Hear them debate the merits of cosy crime versus serial killers? The… Read More