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Crime Files is the exciting new home of the best crime and thriller fiction from the dedicated teams at Hodder & Stoughton, Headline Publishing Group and Quercus Books.

We’ll be sharing the latest releases from big-name authors and undiscovered talents, bringing you exclusive extracts and videos of new books, getting our authors to share their inspiration for writing, and offering fantastic prizes!

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  • 2017 SPOTLIGHT

    2017 Spotlight Titles

    Get ahead on 2017's top crime writing with our spotlight on the very best books coming from Crime Files throughout the year.

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    2017 Spotlight Titles
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    HE SAID/SHE SAID

    A letter from Erin Kelly on why her new novel is the most important story she's ever told

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    HE SAID/SHE SAID
  • DEBUT OF THE MONTH

    Discover a debut

    Uncover the very best new crime writing with the Crime Files debut of the month.

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    Discover a debut

LATEST BOOKS

  • The Zealot’s Bones

    by, David Mark

    From Hell, Hull and Halifax, may the Good Lord deliver us. In 1849, Hull is a city forgotten and aba …

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  • The Last Act of Hattie Hoffman

    by, Mindy Mejia

    No one keeps more secrets. No one is better at hiding them. Haunting, evocative and beautifully writ …

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  • A Summer Revenge

    by, Tom Callaghan

      In the burning heat of the sun, murder is deadly cold. Having resigned from Bishkek Murder Sq …

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  • Did You See Melody

    by, Sophie Hannah

    Pushed to breaking point, Cara Burrows abandons her home and family and escapes to a five-star spa r …

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  • A Harvest of Thorns

    by, Corban Addison

    A gripping new thriller that unpacks the horrors of exploitation in the garment industry, blending t …

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  • The Other Woman

    by, Laura Wilson

    Out August 10 in eBook. A breathtakingly tense thriller from the author of The Wrong Girl about one …

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LATEST POSTS

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  • Deon Meyer

    Deon Meyer

    Deon Meyer lives near Cape Town in South Africa. His big passions are motorcycling, music, reading, cooking and rugby. In January 2008 he retired from …

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