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Why Are Audiences So Captivated by Locked-Room Mysteries?

Gigi Pandian considers the ultimate escapist puzzle.

March 24, 2023  By Gigi Pandian

Toxic Teachers and Pesky Protégés in Fiction, Film, and Theatre

Strange power dynamics, tense settings, and more.

March 24, 2023  By Jody Gehrman

In Praise of The Cross Genre Novel

'More and more fiction crosses the boundaries of so called "genre"'

March 24, 2023  By Jacqueline Winspear

Daily Thrill

From Jessa Maxwell's latest novel, The Golden Spoon

From Juan Gómez-Jurado's latest novel, Red Queen

From Alex Finlay's latest novel, What Have We Done

From Ashley Winstead's forthcoming novel, Midnight is the Darkest Hour