• A Place and Time for Murder: The Lure of 14th Century Kent for One Crime Writer

    S.D. Sykes explains why writers are drawn to the English countryside and its medieval history.

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    Eight Books Based on Real Female Spies

    “Few suspected women of spying, and certainly no one expected a middle-aged knitter to be surreptitiously gather­ing intelligence.”...

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