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Dominic Queste is back – but playing a deadly game

Dominic Queste is back – but playing a deadly game

Tag – You’re Dead is the new hard-hitting crime thriller with an edge of dark wit from McIlvanney pr …

Cross Purpose: a new voice for older women in crime fiction

Cross Purpose: a new voice for older women in crime fiction

Cross Purpose, the exciting debut crime thriller by Claire MacLeary out on 23 February 2017, is unqu …

Two Saraband books win Saltire Society Literary Awards

Two Saraband books win Saltire Society Literary Awards

Graeme Macrae Burnet’s His Bloody Project is Fiction Book of the Year Chitra Ramaswamy’s Expecting i …

Saraband hat-trick on Saltire shortlists

Saraband hat-trick on Saltire shortlists

Three Saraband books have made it on to the shortlists of this year’s prestigious Saltire Society Li …

All the Devils are here

All the Devils are here

Tartan noir star Neil Broadfoot returns with his most accomplished work to date – the third in his e …

“A white-knuckle, wisecracking thrill ride”

“A white-knuckle, wisecracking thrill ride”

Douglas Skelton’s The Dead Don’t Boogie – a hard-hitting and witty crime thriller with more pop cult …

Contraband authors at Bloody Scotland

Contraband authors at Bloody Scotland

Five of Contraband’s top crime fiction writers are appearing at this year’s Bloody Scotland festival …

A deeply personal portrait of a moody, majestic autumn

A deeply personal portrait of a moody, majestic autumn

In The Nature of Autumn, published on 25 August 2016, renowned nature writer Jim Crumley tells the c …

Families can be murder…

Families can be murder…

Russel D McLean’s new thriller And When I Die features an undercover cop in too deep, a daughter try …

His Bloody Project longlisted for Man Booker Prize 2016

His Bloody Project longlisted for Man Booker Prize 2016

We are bursting with pride to say that Graeme Macrae Burnet’s His Bloody Project has been longlisted …