CIS: Crime classics on the box

Classic crime novels have been a source of rich pickings for TV writers and producers since the days of good old black and white. They can provide…

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Mr Bazalgette’s Agent

Written by Leonard Merrick — The British Library’s dedication to publishing new editions of lost and forgotten crime fiction is an affirmation of the genre’s…

CIS: The first female detectives

We’ve just been celebrating the 123rd birthday of Agatha Christie, who created spinster sleuth Miss Marple in 1926. But if you thought Marple was the…

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