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On the Radar: Crime through the ages

December gets underway with some gripping mysteries and brutal crimes for detectives to solve both in the present day, and back in the past. We lead off our new books report with author Luke McCallin filling in some of the back story behind his popular…
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On the Radar: Indie crime to the fore

Over the last few weeks, we’ve seen some huge names releasing their crime novels in the run-up to Christmas. Michael Connelly. Ken Follett. David Baldacci. This week it’s the independent authors who are making a splash here in On the Radar. Small press and self-published…
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On the Radar: Baldacci is back

Our unrelenting mission to bring you new crime fiction continues this week, and today we have a mixture of books in different styles and from different nations. We start off by saluting David Baldacci on his latest FBI thriller, Mercy. Then you can choose between…
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On the Radar - Never in November

Ken Follett is a name often associated with historical fiction but the Welsh author’s first major success was the wartime espionage thriller, Eye of the Needle, in 1978. It’s a tightly told psychological tale of deception on an isolated island. His return sees him move…
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On the Radar: The dark hours are coming...

…or perhaps they’re here, as we wish everyone a happy Halloween and round up the latest crime releases, beginning with a much anticipated novel by Michael Connelly. Yes, Harry Bosch returns as a private detective in The Dark Hours, and he’ll be working with Connelly’s…
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On the Radar: It's a wild ride

From a wild ride into the Outback to close, claustrophobic thrillers and twisting and turning mysteries, this week’s new crime novels give you plenty to choose from. We lead off this week with Australian crime author Gabriel Bergmoser’s second crime novel and it looks action…
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