»For Reacher-like sticklers, a few small points of Never Go Back can be nitpicked. This is one of the most human, least mechanistic books in the lineup, yet Reacher repeatedly insists that all thought processes are binary: it’s yes or no, left or right, no middle ground.«
Beating people up: Janet Maslin about the new Jack Reacher novel Never Go Back by Lee Child. Her review at The New York Times.
Telegraph Harvill Secker Crime Writing Competition masterclass: crime writing.
Henry Sutton talks about crime writing. More at the Telegraph.
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The Frozen Dead by Bernard Minier
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Crime fiction reviews: Geoffrey Wansell about new novels by Thomas H. Cook, Bernard Minier and Glen Peters. Read more at The Daily Mail.