BOOK VERSUS FILM: An Epic Study of The Exorcist

BOOK VERSUS FILM: An Epic Study of The Exorcist

It’s Halloween, so for this year’s horror-themed Book Vs Film we’re comparing one of the classics. It’s the book that remained on The New York Times bestseller list for over a year. It’s the film that became the first horror to be nominated for the Best Picture Oscar.It’s William Peter Blatty’s The Exorcist! So say a…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Alex Shaw

CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Alex Shaw

1) So, who are you & what have you written? I’m Alex Shaw, and I’m a member of the CWA and the ITW. I’m the author of the Aidan Snow series of thrillers, published by HQ Digital/HarperCollins in English and Luzifer Verlag in German. I’ve also been contracted to write for Amazon’s Kindle Worlds (a…

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BOOK VERSUS FILM: Molly’s Game – House Always Wins

BOOK VERSUS FILM: Molly’s Game – House Always Wins

The Book Molly’s Game tells the story of a young women who built one of the most exclusive, high-stakes underground poker games in the world. Billed as ‘an insider’s story of excess and danger, glamour and greed’, the book promises to be a no-holds-barred, behind-the-scenes look at the game, the life she created, the life…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Belinda Bauer

CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Belinda Bauer

1) So, who are you & what have you written? Belinda Bauer. I’ve written eight crime novels – Blacklands, Darkside, Finders Keepers, Rubbernecker, The Facts of Life and Death, The Shut Eye, The Beautiful Dead and Snap. I’ve also written High Rollers – a thriller about an air crash investigator – under the pen name…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Val Penny

CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Val Penny

1) So, who are you and what have you written? I’m Val Penny and I am an American author living in SW Scotland where I live with my Scottish husband and two cats. I have a Law degree from Edinburgh University and an MSc from Napier University. Throughout my life to date, I have had many…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Roger Bray

1) So, who are you & what have you written? I served in the Royal Navy for ten years including in the Falklands War before migrating to Australia and becoming a police office. I served for 17 years before being medically retired after being seriously injured while protecting a woman in a domestic violence situation….

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Gordon Brown

1) So, who am I and what have I written? I’m Gordon Brown, not the ex-Prime Minister, and I’ve written six novels so far. Falling and Falling Too (the Charlie Wiggs series), Darkest Thoughts, Furthest Reaches and Deepest Wounds (the Craig McIntyre series) and a stand-alone called 59 Minutes. I’ve also written a number of published short stories in…

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