Category: NEWS

Attending bouchercon on a budget

3 tips for Bouchercon on a budget

With Bouchercon 2018 looming this week, and all the social media buzz that comes along with the conference, crime writers large and small have been discussing the pros and cons of, well… cons, across social media. No doubt writing conferences...

/ September 3, 2018
4 modern noir classics

4 modern noir classics

Most crime writers would agree that the noir genre has deep roots in crime fiction's storied history. These days, noir mostly exists in the back alleys of small presses, or corporate publishing's low-to-mid-list gutters. But it would be foolish to assume noir's...

/ August 20, 2018
The new Crime Syndicate Magazine

The new Crime Syndicate Magazine

I made the announcement a few months ago that Crime Syndicate would no longer focus on publishing short stories in an anthology format. I won’t rehash my reasoning behind this, other than to say that I felt the Crime Syndicate...

/ August 2, 2018

Amazon Books: Amazon’s first foray into brick-and-mortar bookselling

  Amazon opened a first-of-its-kind brick-and-mortar bookstore today, Tuesday, November 3rd. Given the past diametric opposition between Amazon and physical bookstores, the move marked a distinct shift in Amazon’s approach to selling books. A new innovation in an established model?...

/ November 3, 2015