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Category: Author Essay

On Horror and the Creations that Shape Us With Tananarive Due

On Horror and the Creations that Shape Us With Tananarive Due

Horror author, producer, and legend Tananarive Due discusses her love of the horror genre, the growth of Black horror, and what inspires her to create.

A Look at Cozy Mysteries With Raquel V Reyes

There Is No Cussing in Cozies, Damnit: A Look at Cozy Mysteries

Mystery suspense author Raquel V. Reyes shares her insight on all things cozy mystery.

Why a Cruise Ship Is the Perfect Setting for a Serial Killer Novel

James Murray from Impractical Jokers gives us six reasons why a cruise ship is the perfect setting for a serial killer novel.

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The RedHanded Postcast: Murder, True Crime, and Stories That Shock

We sat down with true crime podcasts from the RedHanded podcast to discuss their latest book from Hachette Books RedHanded.

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Sandie Jones Gives Us Her Top Destination Thrillers

Mystery suspense author of The Guilt Trip, Sandie Jones gives us her top destination thrillers to get started reading.

Samantha Downing and the Appeal of Dark Academia

Samantha Downing and the Appeal of Dark Academia

Crime fiction author of The Lovely Wife, Samantha Downing discusses our recent fixation with dark academia mystery and suspense novels--the good, the bad, and the deadly.

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Karin Slaughter on Her Latest Thriller False Witness

We sat down with New York Times Bestselling author Karin Slaughter to discuss her latest mystery suspense novel False Witness.

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B.A. Paris on Suburbs, Domestic Suspense, and Killer Female Leads

We sat down with psychological thriller author B.A. Paris to discuss her newest domestic suspense The Therapist, on sale from St. Martin's Press now.

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The Much-Needed Queer Thriller You Should Be Reading

We sat down with author PJ Vernon to discuss his newest queer thriller published by Penguin Random House - Bath Haus.

Classic PI Archetypes: Did Sam Spade Have Milk in His Fridge?

Crime writer Tracy Clark on the classic archetypes in detective fiction and her latest book in the Chicago Mystery series, on sale June 29th from Kensington.

Locked-Room Mysteries, Red Herrings, and Recipes With Kate White

Locked-Room Mysteries, Red Herrings, and Recipes With Kate White

We sat down with best-selling authors Kate White to discuss her latest psychological suspense novel THE FIANCÉE.

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The Appeal of Small-Town Murder Stories With Joe R. Lansdale

We discussed the research behind writing about a small town and its dynamics, very different than the big city counterpart, with crime writer Joe. R. Lansdale.

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