Capital Crime – a new festival this September – Part Two

An interview with Lizzie Curle festival manager of Capital Crime. Part one can be found here. Alex: I’ve been trying to write a book myself. I see that you have a panel on pitching an idea in the Edinburgh Suite. Is this audience participation or them talking on stage? Lizzie: We can arrange one on … Continue reading Capital Crime – a new festival this September – Part Two

Capital Crime – a new festival this September – Part One

An interview with Lizzie Curle festival manager of Capital Crime. Alex: I notice that you’ve got 31 events taking place at the festival within two different rooms. How did you decide which room to put the events in? Lizzie: Our main track is in the Grand Hall, which has a capacity of 750 people and … Continue reading Capital Crime – a new festival this September – Part One

Theakstons 2021 Longlist

MARK BILLINGHAM | LOUISE CANDLISH | JANE CASEY | STEVE CAVANAGH | WILL DEAN   EVA DOLAN | LUCY FOLEY | ELLY GRIFFITHS | DOUG JOHNSTONE | ROSAMUND LUPTON VAL MCDERMID | BRIAN MCGILLOWAY | ABIR MUKHERJEE | LIZ NUGENT | IAN RANKIN SUSIE STEINER | CHRIS WHITAKER | TREVOR WOOD Harrogate, 5 May 2021: Today, the longlist of the UK and Ireland’s most prestigious crime novel award is unveiled with literary legends and dynamic debuts in contention for the Theakston Old Peculier Crime … Continue reading Theakstons 2021 Longlist