Depeschen mit dem Leitwort The Red Road

  • The Execution of Noa P Singleton by Elizabeth L. Silver
  • The Silent Wife by ASA Harrison
  • The Red Road by Denise Mina
  • Snow White Must Die by Nele Neuhaus
  • The Norfolk Mystery by Ian Sansom

A new crime fiction roundup by Laura Wilson. Her reviews on books by Elizabeth L. Silver, A.S.A. Harrison, Denise Mina, Nele Neuhaus and Ian Sansom you will find at The Guardian.

»Crime fiction is entertainment, and Denise Mina is always entertaining. But the best crime writers are never only entertainers, because, as Nicholas Freeling wrote, »crime is a phenomenon of significance as much metaphysical as material. Inherent is a destruction of mind more frequent than that of body«.«

Allan Massie

A cracker of a crime novel: Allan Massie about The Red Road by Denise Mina. His review you will find at