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Depeschen mit dem Leitwort Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival

Writers at Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival 2013.

Short interviews with Ruth Rendell, Steve Mosby, Mark Billingham & Martyn Waites, Stav Sherez, Michael Robotham, Alex Marwood, Lee Child, Lauren Beukes, Nicci French, Ann Cleeves, Helen Fitzgerald, Sebastian Fitzek, Louise Penny, Lyndsay Faye, Sarah Pinborugh, Simon Kernick.

Interviews by Stacy Patton.

»Passions ran high because most writers think that people should pay a price for a book that reflects the value they place on its contents. And the number of punters risking hernias as they lug their bagfuls of hardback units around suggests that plenty of readers think that too.«

Jake Kerridge reports on the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate. He also presents his top ten crime books for the holidays. Read more at telegraph.co.uk.