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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 Binding Song

    by, Elodie Harper

    A chilling debut for fans of Mo Hayder and Sharon Bolton, THE BINDING SONG takes you on a trip to Ha …

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  • Fever

    by, Deon Meyer

    I want to tell you about my Father’s murder. I want to tell you who killed him and why. This is the …

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  • Camino Island

    by, John Grisham

    All trails became dead-ends. Tips that had at first seemed urgent now faded away. The waiting game b …

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  • When the Music’s Over

    by, Peter Robinson

    The Sunday Times NUMBER ONE bestseller Two young girls. Two unspeakable crimes. Fifty years separate …

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  • Blood Wedding

    by, Pierre Lemaitre

    A gripping standalone psychological thriller about marriage, manipulation and murder by the internat …

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  • One Perfect Lie

    by, Lisa Scottoline

    Lisa Scottoline, internationally bestselling author of KEEP QUIET and EVERY FIFTEEN MINUTES, returns …

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LATEST POSTS

FEATURED AUTHOR

  • Peter Robinson

    Peter Robinson

    Peter Robinson’s DCI Banks is now a major ITV1 drama starring Stephen Tompkinson (Wild at Heart, Ballykissangel) as Inspector Banks. The show consiste …

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