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    The Top 10 Country House Mysteries

    By Tom Mead Of all the classic tropes of the Golden Age Mystery, I think my favourite is the country house setting. After all, it’s a writer’s dream: haunted corridors, secret passages, isolated pavilions, shelf-lined [...]
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    A Strand Magazine On-line Exclusive Ten Questions for Robert B. Parker with Andrew McAleer In 2006, I had the honor of interviewing Edgar winner Robert B. Parker, creator of some of crime fiction’s most iconic [...]
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    The Face is Familiar

    Aggie Blum Thompson One day while waiting to pick up my children outside their elementary school, I saw a woman who looked vaguely familiar. Although her hair was shorter, and she was twenty years older, [...]

Articles

Articles

The Top 10 Country House Mysteries

By Tom Mead Of all the classic tropes of the Golden Age Mystery, I think my favourite is the country house setting. After all, it’s a writer’s dream: haunted corridors, secret passages, isolated pavilions, shelf-lined […]

Interviews

  • A Strand Magazine On-line Exclusive Ten Questions for Robert B. Parker with Andrew McAleer In 2006, I had the honor of interviewing Edgar winner Robert B. Parker, creator of some of crime fiction’s most iconic [...]
  • What if the legal system worked as it was supposed to be? Read Martin Clark’s newest book release, The Plinko Bounce, to see what the world would be like if the legal system worked as [...]
  • Stephanie Kane tells the true story of the murder of her mother-in-law, Betty Frye, who was beaten to death in her garage by her husband. We hope you enjoy this interview as much as we [...]

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