You’ve seen Jean Rabe featured here before, when her debut mystery came out. By that time, she had a long and illustrious career as a fantasy novelist, and from what I’ve seen, she’s on track for the same success as a mystery author. I’ve been following Jean on social media for a few years now. … More Jean Rabe: A Dead Dog Made Me Rethink Publishing
J. H. Bográn was born and raised in Honduras. The son of a journalist, José prefers fiction–specifically, thrillers with a touch of romance. I met him online when I began writing interviews for The Big Thrill, the online magazine published by International Thriller Writers (ITW). Not only does he write for them, he’s the guy who coordinates … More J.H. Bogran’s Poisoned Tears
I met Jean Rabe at Killer Nashville, where she and sometime writing partner Don Bingle racked up so many Silver Falchion awards in the paranormal category that I stopped keeping count. It was a lot. Or for those of you familiar with Watership Down, the number of awards they won was hrair. Apparently, Jean doesn’t … More Guest Author Jean Rabe: Do You Have O.C.W.?
If Timothy Hallinan wrote only his masterful Bankok thrillers, he would still be one of the top crime fiction writers working today. Add to that his laugh-out-loud Junior Bender mysteries and his traditional PI novels, and you have a guy who can write pretty much anything and knock it out of the park. I discovered … More Masterful Bangkok Thrillers & More: Timothy Hallinan and The Hot Countries
I don’t remember when I first read William Kent Krueger‘s debut mystery, Iron Lake, (published in 1999 and followed by an Edgar award for Best First Novel), but I do remember being captivated from the first page. The language is beautiful, even poetic, but it never pulls the reader out of the story. The descriptions of … More William Kent Krueger: A Writer of Extraordinary Grace
Welcome to A Killer Conversation. I hope you’ll find some new books (and authors) in the mystery/thriller/suspense genre to love. Please feel free to comment and engage in respectful discussions of the authors, books, and issues posted. (No spoilers, please.) You can expect posts about authors who write in a variety of subgenres–private detective, police procedural, … More Welcome