• Beyond Treasure Island: A Brief Introduction to Pirates in Fiction

    "They sack and pillage and raid and are captured and hanged and gibbeted, and maybe some of it’s fictional… but some of it isn’t."

    Read More

    Parties Gone Wrong: A Beloved Trope in Crime Fiction

    Parties are terrible at the best of times. So much hope and anticipation is heaped onto them, they can never live up to the pressure,...

    Support CrimeReads - Become a Member

    CrimeReads needs your help. The mystery world is vast, and we need your support to cover it the way it deserves. With your contribution, you'll gain access to exclusive newsletters, editors' recommendations, early book giveaways, and our new "Well, Here's to Crime" tote bag.

    Become a member for as low as $5/month