NEWS: Adrian McKinty Wins Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2020

It has been announced that the former Uber driver has won this year’s award for his book The Chain. The Belfast born Adrian McKinty has been awarded the UK’s crime award, the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year, for his best-selling thriller, The Chain, that sees parents forced to abduct children to save the lives of their… Read More

NEWS: Shortlist Announced for 16th Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year

The shortlist for this year’s Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year prize has been confirmed. Chosen by a public vote and the prize Academy, the titles in contention for this year’s prize are as follows: –  My Sister the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite (Atlantic Books) –  Worst Case Scenario by Helen Fitzgerald (Orenda Books) –   The Lost Man by Jane Harper (Little, Brown Book Group,… Read More