Features

TitleAuthorFeature article added on
The Keeper of Lost Causes - the FilmMike Stotter28 August, 2014
CWA Diamond Dagger Gala Dinner 30 June 2014Mike Stotter06 July, 2014
HEARTMAN & J T ELLINGTON – THE RELUCTANT DETECTIVEMark Wright12 June, 2014
THE TARGET: DAVID BALDACCIDavid Baldacci10 June, 2014
RAY CELESTIN: Holmes & All that JazzRay Celstin28 May, 2014
On Research by Jake WoodhouseJake Woodhouse07 May, 2014
INDIA BLACK by CAROL K. CARRCarol K. Carr25 March, 2014
James Carol on the side of the angelsJames Carol05 March, 2014
P.P..P...P...POKER FACE - Paul MendelsonPaul Mendleson03 March, 2014
PETER SWANSON'S Ticking ClockPeter Swanson06 February, 2014
MAX ALLAN COLLINS: Writing "The Wrong Quarry"Max Allan Collins20 January, 2014
Exclusive: Extended Preview of The Tournament by Matthew ReillyMatthew Reilly13 January, 2014
THE WRONG QUARRY by Max Allan Collins - Exclusive to SHOTSMax Allan Collins08 January, 2014
Is R.N.MORRIS Venturing into a dark place?R.N. Morris08 January, 2014
JEFF ABBOTT: Downfall - a novel inspired by FaustJeff Abbott24 December, 2013
M.R. HALL and SCOTT TUROW in ConversationM.R. Hall11 December, 2013
FRANCES FYFIELD asks: How to develop Criminal Tendencies?Frances Fyfield05 December, 2013
CSI:PORTSMOUTH 2013Ayo Onatade04 December, 2013
BRIAN McGILLOWAY on writing HURTBrian McGilloway18 November, 2013
"She's no Tony Hillerman but...." ANNE HILLERMAN on her debutAnne Hillerman18 November, 2013
An Appreciation of GEORGES SIMENONBarry Forshaw29 October, 2013
HARDCASTLE - An Old Timer Copper by Graham ISONGraham Ison11 October, 2013
STILL SILENT AFTER ALL THESE YEARSMichael Carlson18 September, 2013
BLOODY SCOTLAND 2013Peter Guttridge18 September, 2013
Behind the Book WOUNDED PREY - Sean LynchSean Lynch11 September, 2013
BRIDGET O'DONNELL: On Victorian Gangs that Groomed British Girls for SexBridget O'Donnell02 August, 2013
Europa's World Noir ListAyo Onatade02 August, 2013
DAVID WISHART: Historical Plotlines and CrosswordsDavid Wishart01 August, 2013
SARA SHERIDAN: Mirabelle, the war and I Sara Sheridan26 July, 2013
Reporting on NORDICANA 2013Judith Sullivan12 July, 2013
When Everyone Knows the End by MICHAEL RIDPATHMichael Ridpath07 July, 2013
MARTIN EDWARDS on Researching Frozen ShroudMartin Edwards23 June, 2013
ROBERT GODDARD: "THE WAYS OF RESEARCHING"Robert Goddard21 June, 2013
SIMON TOYNE: AN ACCIDENTAL TRILOGISTSimon Toyne19 May, 2013
PAUL FINCH on "Stalkers" and "Sacrifice"Paul Finch13 May, 2013
KEITH PAGE: The Graphic Bryant and May & OthersKeith Page13 May, 2013
CHARLAINE HARRIS REVEALEDCharlaine Harris15 April, 2013
Martin Baker’s Version ThirteenMartin Baker07 March, 2013
THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE - The Folio Society EditionJames M Cain30 January, 2013
Bow Street Runners and Early British DetectivesKaren Charlton21 December, 2012
PAUL JOHNSTON: THE GREEN LADY - A JACKET THAT (ALMOST) SAYS IT ALLPaul Johnston16 December, 2012
Bringing Back Inspector OJames Church10 December, 2012
SIMON TOLKIEN - WRITING ORDERS FROM BERLINSimon Tolkien14 November, 2012
Young Philby by ROBERT LITTELLRobert Littell06 November, 2012
BLOODY SCOTLAND - a reportCalum Macleod20 September, 2012
CHRIS EWAN talks about Safe HouseChris Ewan23 August, 2012
WILL JORDAN on writing REDEMPTIONWill Jordan13 August, 2012
ANDREW WILLIAMS plays I Spy...Andrew Williams13 August, 2012
JO NESBØ's JACKPOTMike Stotter16 July, 2012
WILLIAM LANDAY - Defending JacobWilliam Landay22 June, 2012
PETER GUTTRIDGE on the third of the Brighton TrilogyPeter Guttridge08 June, 2012
ANNIE HAUXWELL speaks about her debutAnnie Hauxwell22 May, 2012
HESH KESTIN: THE FUTURE OF AN ALLUSIONHesh Kestin30 April, 2012
JOHN LAWTON on A LILY OF THE FIELDJohn Lawton30 April, 2012
CLAIRE McGOWAN on Writing The FallClaire McGowan01 March, 2012
On Writing the JOE HUNTER seriesMatt Hilton20 February, 2012
THE BRITISH THRILLER - A Personal ViewAdrian Magson20 February, 2012
JIM THOMPSON - PAST MASTERS 3Jim Thompson09 February, 2012
ROSS MACDONALD profileRoss Macdonald01 January, 2012
A VERY DELICATE MATTER - Short Story by James McCreetJames McCreet08 December, 2011
MARTIN WALKER: BRUNO, SARKO & IMartin Walker01 November, 2011
SIMON SPURRIER: WOULD I LIE TO YOU?Simon Spurrier31 October, 2011
GUY ADAMS: A CASE OF IDENTITYGuy Adams18 October, 2011
BRONWEN WINTER PHOENIX Bronwen Winter Phoenix10 October, 2011
OF BONES AND BUGSMike Stotter05 October, 2011
HISTORY IN THE COURT 2011Mike Stotter03 October, 2011
ALAN GLYNN on the Political ThrillerAlan Glynn30 September, 2011
ALY MONROE: SETTING THE PLACE FOR ICELIGHTAly Monroe29 September, 2011
JAKE NEEDHAM ASKS: READ ANY GOOD ASIAN CRIME FICTION LATELY?Jake Needham07 September, 2011
MARTIN EDWARDS on The Hanging WoodMartin Edwards08 July, 2011
FROM NON-FICTION TO FICTIONLinda Stratmann06 July, 2011
THE CASE OF THE WELL DRESSED FEMALEJames McCreet06 July, 2011
CRIME IN THE COURT 2011Mike Stotter03 July, 2011
ANNA SMITH - debuts with The Dead Won't SleepAnna Smith23 June, 2011
Creating BLACK MARY PressVP Von Hoehen20 June, 2011
From Suits in the City to Sagas in IcelandMichael Ridpath07 June, 2011
NICK STONE: CUBAN VOODOONick Stone07 June, 2011
STEVE BERRY - Exposing The Emperor's TombSteve Berry30 May, 2011
REMEMBERING PETER O'DONNELLPeter O'Donnell24 April, 2011
HELEN BLACK My LILLY VALENTINEHelen Black19 April, 2011
RICHARD GODWIN writing Apostle RisingRichard Godwin05 April, 2011
ADRIAN MAGSON Writing a New Spy Series Adrian Magson02 April, 2011
VICTOR DAVIS - BE CAREFUL FOR WHAT YOU WISH FORVictor Davis28 February, 2011
COLIN MURRAY: THE SAM SPADE INFLUENCEColin Murray18 February, 2011
JOSEPHINE TEY: PAST MASTERS #2 Catherine Hunt12 February, 2011
MATT HILTON - An Englishman AbroadMatt Hilton09 February, 2011
TONY BLACK is Opening a new VeinTony Black05 February, 2011
SIMON BECKETT: What's next for David Hunter?Simon Beckett05 February, 2011
QUENTIN BATES on Frozen Out: Stranger than fictionQuentin Bates27 January, 2011
GETTING AWAY WITH MURDER at 50 TRIBUTEMike Stotter12 January, 2011
R J ELLORY: Why I wrote Saints of New YorkRoger Jon Ellory15 October, 2010
JT ELLISON: Birth of a Debut Novel: All the Pretty GirlsJT Ellison03 October, 2010
TOM HARPER on writing The Lazarus VaultTom Harper30 September, 2010
KEVIN LEWIS discusses Scent of A KillerKirstie Long10 September, 2010
PETER GUTTRIDGE on Writing City of Dreadful NightPeter Guttridge06 September, 2010
PAUL JOHNSTON on Writing MAPS OF HELLPaul Johnston28 August, 2010
ANDREW WILLIAMS: Behind Writing TO KILL A TSAR Andrew Williams04 August, 2010
100 THRILLS AWAITAli Karim31 July, 2010
CWA CARTIER DIAMOND DAGGER 2010: VAL MCDERMIDMike Stotter10 June, 2010
SJ PARRIS on writing HERESEYS.J. Parris10 March, 2010
C.J.BOX ask How far would you go to protect some you loved?C.J. Box01 December, 2009
SIMON HALL - Introducing the TV DetectiveSimon Hall05 September, 2009
Exploring THE TWELVE by Stuart NevilleRuth Dudley-Edwards31 August, 2009
NICK BROWNLEE on BurnNick Brownlee11 July, 2009
LOUISE PENNY Tells AllLouise Penny29 May, 2009
WHEN HARRY MET RIPLEYMike Ripley03 April, 2009
RAFE MCGREGOR: Architect of MurderRafe McGregor22 March, 2009
Putting Together British Crime Writing: An Encyclopedia by BARRY FORSHAWBarry Forshaw19 March, 2009
LEN DEIGHTON An AppreciationLen Deighton01 February, 2009
Mark Penny talks about writing “The Golden Pig” with his brother JonathanMark Penny10 January, 2009
An Appreciation of LESLIE CHARTERISIan Dickenson04 January, 2009
Day Jobs of the Amatuer DetectivesRussell James04 January, 2009
All Sweetness for ALAN BRADLEYAlan Bradley03 January, 2009
MARTIN EDWARDS: Dancing for the HangmanMartin Edwards07 December, 2008
Two's Company - P.J. BROOKEP.J. Brooke01 December, 2008
A Look at the latest Titles from the National ArchivesPeter Guttridge10 November, 2008
MARTINA COLE is The BusinessMartina Cole15 October, 2008
MICHAEL STANLEY talks on writing A Carrion DeathMichael Stanley05 October, 2008
The Prolific QUINTIN JARDINEQuintin Jardine08 September, 2008
CASSANDRA CLARK and the Abbess of MeauxCassandra Clark08 September, 2008
DAN WADELL - Through the Past, DarklyDan Waddell10 August, 2008
JAMES JACKSON's CrusadeJames Jackson20 July, 2008
CODY McFADYEN's Darker SideCody Mcfadyen17 July, 2008
An Appreciation of MIKE RIPLEY's Angel BooksMike Ripley10 July, 2008
11 Things You Didn't Know about THE LAST STRAIGHT FACEBruce Kennedy Jones11 June, 2008
PATRICK LENNON's latest Tom Fletcher: Steel WitchesPatrick Lennon10 June, 2008
CHARLES CUMMING - Typhoon is ComingCharles Cumming05 June, 2008
LOUISE PENNY feature on The Cruellest MonthLouise Penny15 May, 2008
BILL VIDAL's debut novel: The Clayton AccountBill Vidal04 May, 2008
Past Masters: EDGAR WALLACEEdgar Wallace27 April, 2008
AN APPRECIATION OF RODNEY WINGFIELD (AND JACK FROST)R.D. Wingfield12 April, 2008
ROBERT RYAN's TWO FACED DILEMMAChris Ryan11 April, 2008
MARTIN WALKER: BRUNOMartin Baker11 April, 2008
BRIAN MCGILLOWAY ExclusiveBrian McGilloway07 April, 2008
ANN CLEEVES: White Nights FeatureAnn Cleeves07 April, 2008
Life is not all Pitch Black for ALEX GRAYAlex Gray28 March, 2008
Still Waters Run Deep for JUDITH CUTLERJudith Cutler24 March, 2008
What Are Flesh and Bone For Jefferson Bass?Jefferson Bass19 March, 2008
DAVID MORRELL IS BACKDavid Morrell18 February, 2008
LAURA WILSON: Writing Stratton's WarLaura Wilson16 February, 2008
S.J. BOLTON's SACRIFICES.J. Bolton11 February, 2008
Meltdown with MARTIN BAKERMartin Baker10 February, 2008
MICHAEL ROBOTHOM asks ARE YOU LOOKING FOR ME?Michael Robothom08 February, 2008
STIEG LARSSON - ProfileStieg Larsson10 January, 2008
On Not Shooting From the Hip: MICHAEL FUCHSMichael Stephen Fuchs07 January, 2008
Place and Characters: ALINE TEMPLETONAline Templeton06 January, 2008
M.J.ROSE on The ReincarnationistM.J. Rose06 January, 2008
PAUL DOHERTY: LAUNCH PARTY for THE TEMPLARMike Stotter12 December, 2007
JESSICA MANN the Language of Crime FictionJessica Mann07 December, 2007
MICHAEL JECKS: COMING OF AGEMichael Jecks05 December, 2007
STEVE JACKSON on writing THE JUDASSteve Jackson06 November, 2007
CWA ELLIS PETERS HISTORICAL CRIME AWARD 2007Mike Stotter05 November, 2007
Writing LULLABY by CLAIRE SEEBERClaire Seeber07 October, 2007
An Appreciation of COLIN DEXTERColin Dexter30 September, 2007
The writing team behind The Book of Names spill the beansJill Gregory Karen Tintori24 September, 2007
Was Robert Maxwell Poisoned Then Drowned? PAULINE ROWSON InvestigatesPauline Rowson19 September, 2007
GYLES BRANDRETH on writing Oscar Wilde and the Candlelight MurdersGyles Brandreth10 September, 2007
MARCUS SAKEY's on his debut novel The Blade ItselfMarcus Sakey07 September, 2007
Dissecting Hannibal LecterAli Karim25 August, 2007
What writing Lose This Skin means to JERRY SYKESJerry Sykes10 August, 2007
ANDREW GROSS talks about the best "rejection" he ever hadAndrew Gross16 July, 2007
OLEN STEINHAUER - What are you doing over there?Olen Steinhauer08 July, 2007
MARCUS BARR on the Lack of Drama in Crime DramaMarcus Barr07 July, 2007
BECKY FINCHAM Headlining in New YorkBecky Fincham08 June, 2007
An Appreciation of KEN BRUENKen Bruen05 June, 2007
A Brace of Thrillers from the pen of SIMON KERNICKSimon Kernick03 June, 2007
Are you on PAUL JOHNSTON's Death List?Paul Johnston03 June, 2007
VAL McDERMID of Tattoos and Christian FletcherVal McDermid02 May, 2007
A Look Behind Writing of Run the Risk - SCOTT FROSTScott Frost13 March, 2007
KATHRYN FOX - Writing, Research & RewritingKathryn Fox11 March, 2007
STUART MacBRIDE admits "I haven't got a sodding clue!"Stuart MacBride04 March, 2007
REGINALD HILL: A Meandering Appreciation Reginald Hill01 March, 2007
MARTYN WAITES writes on The Bone MachineMartyn Waites10 February, 2007
R.N. MORRIS: Porfiry and MeR.N. Morris04 February, 2007
SCOTT FROST tells us Where Stories Come FromScott Frost27 December, 2006
Looking forward to a Killer Year 2007 Ali Karim25 December, 2006
Lunching with PETER JAMESPeter James08 December, 2006
Crime Fiction with an Icelandic Accent - ARNALDUR INDRIDASONArnaldur Indridason07 December, 2006
The Name's Clarinet, Mr ClarinetNick Stone13 November, 2006
DAVID HARRISON - Sins of the Father FeatureDavid Harrison11 November, 2006
KARL VINCENT'S WMDsKarl Vincent08 November, 2006
ANNE FRASIER talks about PAILE IMMORTALAnne Frasier05 October, 2006
CHRISTOPHER BROOKMYRE & ANNE PERRY at the Inverness Book Festival 2006Christopher Brookmyre04 October, 2006
From the Front Line - COLIN CAMPBELLColin Campbell07 September, 2006
JOHN GRISHAM at the RacesJohn Grisham07 September, 2006
Delving into the darkside of CHRIS SIMMSChris Simms07 September, 2006
R J ELLORY on writing City of LiesRoger Jon Ellory06 September, 2006
JAMES TWINING: Tattoos and Black SunJames Twining07 August, 2006
The Return of ADRIAN MAGSONAdrian Magson03 August, 2006
JEFF ABBOTT on PanicJeff Abbott10 July, 2006
JEFFREY ANDERSON talks to us about his novelsJeffrey Anderson09 July, 2006
Focuing on the ThrillerAli Karim07 June, 2006
A look at the new UK publishing house QUERCUSMike Stotter07 June, 2006
Paul Eddy Launch - FLINT's CODEMike Stotter03 June, 2006
A Decade of LEE CHILDLee Child03 June, 2006
Meeting Elmore LeonardMike Stotter10 May, 2006
MARTYN WAITES - A new voice in Crime FictionMartyn Waites08 March, 2006
The Dark World of ALEX BARCLAYAlex Barclay10 October, 2005
CWA Ellis Peters Dagger Award 2005Mike Stotter10 October, 2005
MICHAEL MARSHALL on Why a Trilogy?Michael Marshall Smith11 September, 2005
DAVID MORRELL's Darkest Secrets RevealedDavid Morrell10 August, 2005
Harrogate Crime Festive July 2005Mike Stotter19 July, 2005
REGINALD HILL - A Stranger and AfraidReginald Hill28 June, 2005
What Makes ADRIAN MAGSON Tick?Adrian Magson15 June, 2005
JAMES SIEGAL's DETOURJames Siegal10 June, 2005
SIMON KERNICK on the return of Dennis MilneSimon Kernick07 June, 2005
What lay behind Killing the Beasts - CHRIS SIMMSChris Simms05 June, 2005
CHRISTOPHER BROOKMYRE & IAIN BANKS at the Edinburg FestivalChristopher Brookmyre03 May, 2005
Satisfying Realism: ELIZABETH GEORGEElizabeth George15 April, 2005
Cuba's Hammet - Leonardo Padura Fuentes Leonardo Padura Fuentas05 April, 2005
ROGER JON ELLORY on A Quiet VendettaRoger Jon Ellory04 April, 2005
A Sense of Time and Place - Launching the Jan Fabel ThrillersCraig Russell03 February, 2005
Diamond Geezer : An Appreciation of the work of LAWRENCE BLOCKLawrence Block09 October, 2004
BARBARA NADEL tells us "Where the Bodies are Hid"Barbara Nadel07 October, 2004
A New Scene of CrimeMartin Edwards03 October, 2004
GAY LONGWORTH ON GAY LONGWORTHGay Longworth27 September, 2004
LEE CHILD "David Beckham washed my car"Lee Child08 June, 2004
Welcome to BITTER LEMON PRESSMike Stotter07 June, 2004
Where I Get my Ideas From by MICK HERRONMick Herron07 March, 2004
CWA 2003 ELLIS PETER HISTORICAL AWARDSMike Stotter30 November, 2003
CWA Dagger Awards 2003Ali Karim29 November, 2003
BOUCHERCON 2003 - LAS VEGAS a Personal ReportAli Karim26 September, 2003
Harrogate Crime Festive July 2003Ali Karim31 July, 2003
Harrogate Crime Writing Festival 2004Ayo Onatade26 July, 2003
Bodies in the Bookshop 2003 ReportAli Karim09 July, 2003
True Crime: The Good, the Bad & The UglyCarol Anne Davis06 May, 2003
True Crime - A Look into the Mind of Jason Eric MasseyCarol Anne Davis05 October, 2002
DAVID ROBERTS on writing Hollow CrownDavid Roberts06 September, 2002
Dead on Deansgate 2002 - ReportAli Karim06 September, 2002
True Crime - Killer CannibalsCarol Anne Davis11 August, 2002
True Crime - Mothers Who KillCarol Anne Davis06 August, 2002
Report on Crime Scene 2002Ali Karim10 July, 2002
HEFFERS Murder in the Bookshop 2002Mike Stotter09 July, 2002
True Crime - Killers on the WardCarol Anne Davis05 July, 2002
J.J. Marric (John Creasey) Close UpJ.J. Marric04 July, 2002
REGINALD HILL's Deconstruction of DalzielReginald Hill03 May, 2002
COURTTIA NEWLAND on HIMSELFCourttia Newland06 April, 2002
JESS WALTER on writing OVER TUMBLED GRAVESJess Walter06 March, 2002
PAUL DOHERTY on The Appeal of the History MysteryPaul Doherty05 March, 2002
W.R. BURNETT - American RealistW.R. Burnett04 March, 2002
AGATHA CHRISTIE and ArchaeolgyAgatha Christie03 March, 2002
THE BEST FIRST CRIME NOVEL OF THE YEAR (2002)Andrew Taylor05 February, 2002
The Strange Appeal of Crime Fiction - ANDREW TAYLORAndrew Taylor03 February, 2002
ISAAC ASIMOV - the Black WidowersIsaac Asimov03 February, 2002
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