The Mistletoe Murder and Other Stories

Written by PD James — Christmas makes many people want to return to old family traditions and the comfort of the familiar. And what could be…

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Tortuous tinsel: 10 crime books for Christmas

Ah, the good old Christmas season. A time of family, a time of goodwill, a time of heightened emotion and… sometimes… deadly passion. Christmas-themed crime…

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Crime at Christmas

Written by CHB Kitchin — British crime fiction from the so-called Golden Age grows in popularity. Sometimes modern writers produce pastiche versions, and sometimes publishers…

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Murder for Christmas

Written by Francis Duncan — The gorgeous old-school cover of this book gives a hint of what’s in store here; this is a golden age murder…

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The Advent Killer

Written by Alastair Gunn — With Advent coming to a close we thought it was only appropriate to review The Advent Killer, the debut thriller…

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NTN: Interview with Alastair Gunn

Feeling a bit cynical about the run-up to Christmas? The constant battering of the eardrums with boughs of holly, the jingle of bells that makes…

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