Unusual Suspects

Reconsidering The Case Of The Crime Genre

Hello mystery fans! I rounded up great giveaways, AH-mazing news, interesting things to read to murder your TBR, and Kindle ebook deals for books further in the series which rarely ever get put on sale!

From Book Riot And Around The Internet

In AMAZING giveaway: We’re giving away 100 audio downloads of When No One Is Watching by Alyssa Cole to 100 lucky Riot readers! 

In AMAZING news: Megan Abbott has a new novel coming in 2021 (EEP!) and it’s already been sold to be a TV series (Double EEP!). All her books focus on some kind of obsession, or intense field, and this time we get ballet. It is an understatement to say I can’t wait to read this one.


In MORE amazing news: Aya de León (Uptown Thief) has a new novel releasing in December about a spy: A Spy in the Struggle! And look at that cover! This is what I’m reading this weekend, because my greedy little hands got an egalley.

Rincey and Katie get excited about adaptations of The Shining Girls and Magpie Murders, and talk about mystery books by Black authors that they’ve recently picked up on the latest Read or Dead!

QUIZ: What Dark Crime Book Should You Read Next?

a madness of sunshine cover image10 Small-Town Thrillers to Read This Summer

8 Thrillers Told From Multiple Points of View

Reconsidering The Case Of The Crime Genre: a chat with S.A. Cosby, Rachel Howzell Hall, and Walter Mosley.

Sisters in Crime announced the 2020 Crime Fiction Writers of Color Award-winner! All the congrats!

Featured Trailer: THE NOTHING MAN by Catherine Ryan Howard

Win a 1-year subscription to Kindle Unlimited!

Enter to Win $50 to Your Favorite Independent Bookstore!

Watch Now: 20 Murder Mystery Movies That Will Awaken Your Inner Sleuth

Kindle Deals

If you’re making your way through Detective Elouise Norton’s series (you should!) the fourth book is on sale: City of Saviors by Rachel Howzell Hall is $2.99!

And DITTO for Veronica Speedwell: A Dangerous Collaboration (A Veronica Speedwell Mystery Book 4) by Deanna Raybourn is $1.99! (This series is the escape you need right now!)

Every time I see this one I’m going to put it here and tell y’all again to go read it: The 57 The 57 Bus cover imageBus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives by Dashka Slater is $2.99!

Browse all the books recommended in Unusual Suspects previous newsletters on this shelf. See 2020 upcoming releases and 2021. An Unusual Suspects Pinterest board. Get Tailored Book Recommendations!

Until next time, keep investigating! In the meantime, come talk books with me on Twitter, Instagram, and Litsy–you can find me under Jamie Canavés.

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