Fiction from Adler-Olsen, Dugoni, Mr. Kellerman, May, Mitchell & Blaney, and a Debut | Xpress Reviews


Department Q gets a new case; Dugoni’s pens a compelling thriller; despite Kellerman’s ending, the rush up is exciting and definitely worth it; May creates atmosphere you can cut with a dirk; demand but no spark for Mitchell and Shay; an adequate historical mystery from a broadcaster

Audiobooks from Adler-Olsen, Doiron, Douglas, & Sloan | Xpress Reviews


For Scandinavian crime fiction fans, mystery fans will dig The Bone Orchard, highly recommended especially for those located in the Big Apple, erotica with reservations, thriller fans get to revisit a 1980s TV series

New releases from Anne Tyler, Matthew Quick, & Laura Lippman | Feb. 2015 Audio in Advance | Fiction


Adler-Olsen, Jussi. The Alphabet House. Penguin. ISBN 9781611763645. Read by Graeme Malcolm. In the “Department Q” series author’s first stand-alone novel, British pilots James Teasdale and Bryan Young’s plane is shot down and they know they will be executed if captured. They manage to jump aboard a train reserved for wounded SS soldiers. In a moment […]

Fiction from Adler-Olsen, Gannon, Kellerman père et fils, Meyers, & Stanley | Xpress Reviews


A twisty Scandinavian crime series, a military sf series fans will love, a disappointing outing for Jonathan & Jesse Kellerman, a novel that elicits compassion and high hopes, and Miranda Corbie returns in her third World War II mystery

Xpress Reviews: Fiction | First Look at New Books, November 1, 2013


A new Department Q novel from Adler-Olsen, a gratifying new adult foray for Jordan, a gritty police procedural from Schwegel, Weldon’s trilogy comes to a close

Audio Book Reviews | September 15, 2013


Reviews of A Conspiracy of Faith, The Silver Star, and The Storm King: Stories, Narratives, Poems; Spoken Word Set to a World of Music, plus a full list of Audio reviews from the September 15, 2013 issue.

Crime Fiction Reviews | March 15, 2013

Reviews of Jussi Adler-Olsen’s A Conspiracy of Faith, Cara Black’s Murder Below Montparnasse, Jane Casey’s The Last Girl, and Thomas Perry’s The Boyfriend.

Mystery News | December 2012


The Anthony, Barry, Shamus, and Macavity award winners from 2011.