In crime fiction, anyone can be a murderer. That's what's so great about it.

Lisa Jewell explores toxic masculinity in her latest thriller, but takes a stand for equal opportunity killing in the genre at large.

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On Rotwelsch, the Central European Language of Beggars, Travelers and Thieves

My aunt Heidi, Günter’s widow, had trouble finding the right boxes, as she moved erratically around the attic, trying...