CrimeFest 2014

This weekend is CrimeFest in Bristol, and we’re super excited to be attending with our authors Claire Kendal, Lars Kepler, and Andrew Taylor. Last year’s festival was a lot of fun – interesting and provocative panel topics; a relaxed and friendly atmosphere; and much rendezvousing in the bar between events!… Read More

Celebrate World Book Night with Agatha Christie

World Book Night 2014 is officially celebrated today, with a call for the public to inspire more people fall in love with reading. 12,500 copies of 20 specially printed World Book Night titles, totaling 250,000 books, will be given by a network of volunteer reading enthusiasts and institutions. Very excitingly,… Read More

Karin Slaughter’s Most Wanted – non-fiction short stories announced!

Exciting news came through from The London Book Fair last week – HarperCollins UK announced the acquisition of a series of non-fiction e-short stories, curated by international bestselling author Karin Slaughter. Telling the extraordinary stories of the FBI’s Most Wanted, the series will be called Karin Slaughter’s Most Wanted. Read More

BIRD BOX – out today!

It’s finally here – Bird Box by Josh Malerman is out today! This terrifying, Hichcock-esque psychological horror is completely engrossing; definitely one to be read in one sitting. If you’ve not got your hands on a copy yet, then check out the chilling extract below for a taste… Read More

Don’t open your eyes…

Classic horror fiction is starting to experience a long overdue comeback and I’ve been looking for the novel right in this area for some time. I wanted to find the sort of read that haunts you deeply and compels you to talk about it. When BIRD BOX… Read More

Gorgeous new covers for Agatha Christie’s bestselling mysteries

Some of the best Agatha Christie murder mysteries have been released today with a striking new cover design. Following the stunning new cover interpretations of Murder on The Orient Express, The Mysterious Affair at Styles and Curtain, these gorgeous new jackets will be a great addition to your Christie library. Read More

Simon Toyne's video podcasts with BookD

Simon Toyne popped into the studio recently to chat to BookD! Check out the video podcasts below to hear Simon talking about the Sanctus trilogy, his writing process, what happens when authors get drunk (!) and everything in between…   What question does Simon Toyne get asked a lot?… Read More

Exciting Agatha Christie announcement!

The BBC has announced today the commission of two significant new drama adaptations to bring Agatha Christie masterpieces to a new generation of fans and celebrate Christie’s 125th anniversary in 2015. A new adaptation of And Then There Were None, Christie’s most successful work… Read More

Killer Reads chats to S. J. Parris

‘Intrigue, mystery and excellent history’ – what more could you want out of a historical thriller?! With Treachery, the fourth stunning novel featuring Giordano Bruno publishing tomorrow, we caught up with S.J. Parris to find out a… Read More

A celebration with Stuart MacBride

When A SONG FOR THE DYING by Stuart MacBride went to No.1 in the Sunday Times bestseller chart last month we were absolutely thrilled! This fantastic success obviously caused for a celebration, so last week we were delighted to welcome Stuart to the office to raise a toast to his… Read More