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Longlist revealed for UK’s most prestigious crime writing prize | Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2021 | @HarrogateFest @midaspr | #TheakstonAward

Today, the longlist of the UK and Ireland’s most prestigious crime novel award is unveiled with literary legends and dynamic debuts in contention for the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year. Now in its 17th year, the most coveted prize in crime fiction, presented by Harrogate International Festivals celebrates crime writing at its best.…

NEW BLOOD 2020 : Val McDermid tips crime fiction’s rising stars | @HarrogateFest @midaspr

Harrogate, Thursday 18 June 2020: The undisputed ‘Queen of Crime’ Val McDermid has unveiled the hotly tipped ‘New Blood’ authors for 2020, showcasing the year’s best breakout crime writing talent: –          Deepa Anappara – Djinn Patrol on the Purple Line (Chatto & Windus) –          Elizabeth Kay – Seven Lies (Sphere) –          Jessica Moor – Keeper (Penguin) –          Trevor Wood – The Man on the Street (Quercus) Since 2004, the best-selling Scottish…

Shortlist unveiled for Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year – Vote for the final winner! | #TheakstonAward

THEAKSTON OLD PECULIER CRIME NOVEL OF THE YEAR 2020: INTERNATIONAL SHORTLIST REVEALED FOR CRIME WRITING’S PREMIERE PRIZE You can cast your vote here: harrogatetheakstoncrimeaward.com Harrogate, Tuesday 9 June 2020: The shortlist for the 16th Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year has been announced, taking the reader on an international crime spree from New York to…

Theakston Old Peculiar Crime Novel of the Year : Longlist Revealed | @HarrogateFest @midaspr | #TheakstonAward

THEAKSTON OLD PECULIER CRIME NOVEL OF THE YEAR 2020 LONGLIST REVEALED FOR UK’S MOST PRESTIGIOUS CRIME WRITING PRIZE Harrogate, 7 May 2020: Today, the longlist of the UK and Ireland’s most prestigious crime novel award is unveiled with literary legends and dynamic debuts in contention for the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year……

Mid-Year Freak Out Book Tag

I was nominated by Nicola and Tina. Many thanks to you both, lovelies!  If you don’t know who they are, you should totally go over and follow their blogs! I don’t even want to stop and think about the fact that the end of June is near already. And I have a sneaky suspicion that…

Rapid Fire Book Tag

I was tagged by the ever lovely Inge at The Belgian Reviewer so without any further ado, let’s get to it! Ebooks or physical books? Both, please and thank you. Although I read ebooks more since I order physical books from the UK and I’m an awfully impatient lady. Paperback or hardback? Also both? Hardbacks are…