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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

  • Blood Wedding

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

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  • He Said/She Said

    by, Erin Kelly

    In the hushed aftermath of a total eclipse, Laura witnesses a brutal attack. She and her boyfriend K …

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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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  • Snakehead: China Thriller 4

    by, Peter May

    Human trafficking and inhuman terrorism – the fourth instalment in Peter May’s critically acclaimed …

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  • Before the Fall

    by, Noah Hawley

    Sunday Times top thriller read of the year 2016 The rich are different. But fate is blind. Down-on-h …

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  • A Game of Ghosts

    by, John Connolly

    It is deep winter.  The darkness is unending. The private detective named Jaycob Eklund has vanished …

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FEATURED AUTHOR

  • Sabine Durrant

    Sabine Durrant

    Sabine Durrant’s first psychological thriller Under Your Skin was published in 2013 by Mulholland Books. Her previous novels are Having It and Eating …

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