Posts Tagged: crime novel

The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #103: Andrew Battershill


Picture the French Surrealists recast as mobsters running a crime ring and you have the premise for Batterhill’s story. ...more

Murderer’s Murder Mystery Wins Prize


When the judges of a lucrative “debut-detective-novel writing contest” chose Alaric Hunt’s murder mystery Cuts Through Bone, they didn’t realize it was written in prison by an actual murderer.

Click here to read a New York Times Magazine piece about Hunt’s crime, his novel, and what Minotaur Press decided to do with a criminal’s crime novel.