The Chatelet Apprentice

Written by Jean-Francois Parot — We’ve already introduced the Nicolas Le Floch historical crime fiction series earlier this year, but Gallic Press is currently re-issuing its translation of these novels for the US market. A great opportunity to take a look at them in more detail,…
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French crime fiction: five to discover

French readers are voracious consumers of crime fiction. One in five books sold in France is a polar – a shortening of roman policier, which means crime novel. All the major publishing houses have an imprint or series specialising in crime fiction or noir novels, usually…
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Top 5 historical crime bargains on Kindle

Historical crime fiction lovers are rather spoilt for choice when it comes to downloading your favourites onto your Kindle. Whether you’re a fan of Lindsey Duncan, Anne Perry, Candace Robb, CJ Sansom, Susanna Gregory, Edward Marston or any of the many other excellent wordsmiths in this…
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