J.K. Rowling Unveils ‘Lethal White’ Book Cover and Release Date

J.K. Rowling Unveils ‘Lethal White’ Book Cover and Release Date

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J.K. Rowling is serving up a new twisted mystery this fall with the release of ‘Lethal White’, the fourth installment in the Strike series. Rowling shared an update on Twitter recently, unveiling the book’s eerie cover and release date of September 18 2018.        Lethal White, the fourth instalment in the Strike novels, will be out on 18 September and is available now to pre-order, and this is what it will look like#LethalWhite #Strike pic.twitter.com/ruDbbteaPF — Robert Galbraith (@RGalbraith) July 10, 2018     Written under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, the Cormoran Strike series follows private detective Cormoran Strike and his partner Robin Ellacott …

Find out Your Crime Novel Pen Name With This Generator!

Find out Your Crime Novel Pen Name With This Generator!

Whether it’s J. K. Rowling becoming Robert Galbraith or Martyn Waites becoming Tania Carver, writers commonly change things up if they’re putting out a crime story. Something about the arsenic, chalk outlines, and cigar smoke requires a brusque, stern-sounding name. Often the first and last name has an actual definition that has something to do with inflicting pain or suffering. Tania Carver, for example—are you trying to get carved? I don’t think so.   So take a stab at becoming the next bestselling crime novelist, and start the good old-fashioned way: By coming up with a pen name. We’re here to help! …

5 Books for Those Who Prefer ‘Law & Order’ Over Socializing

5 Books for Those Who Prefer ‘Law & Order’ Over Socializing

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Sometimes, it seems to be a universal agreement that Law and Order: Special Victims Unit is one of the best, or the best, crime shows on TV. The true crime stories, piece-by-piece investigations, and variation of characters makes for a true hit. After all, detectives Benson and Stabler are as classic as PB&J or mac and cheese. You won’t catch the duo in the newest episodes, but the reruns are always on to fill our ears with that notable, dong dong.   From dark suspects to various persons of interest, it’s easy to start feeling like a sleuth yourself. SVU …

5 Books for Those Who Prefer 'Law & Order' Over Socializing

5 Books for Those Who Prefer 'Law & Order' Over Socializing

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Sometimes, it seems to be a universal agreement that Law and Order: Special Victims Unit is one of the best, or the best, crime shows on TV. The true crime stories, piece-by-piece investigations, and variation of characters makes for a true hit. After all, detectives Benson and Stabler are as classic as PB&J or mac and cheese. You won’t catch the duo in the newest episodes, but the reruns are always on to fill our ears with that notable, dong dong.   From dark suspects to various persons of interest, it’s easy to start feeling like a sleuth yourself. SVU …

9 Crime Novels That Will Keep You Up at Night

9 Crime Novels That Will Keep You Up at Night

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As readers we love to embark on literary journeys filled with crime, terror, frightening characters and events that keep us on the edge of our seats.    Books and films are platforms which we can use to confront our deepest fears and process them in safe ways. In addition to offering us a thrilling ride, these novels represent and confront the most disturbing, vile, and unforgettable crimes, motives, and aftermaths. While there are tons of terrifying novels out there, here are 9 that will truly terrorize you.   1. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote   Image Via Amazon   …