Brit Grit Alley features news and updates on what's happening down British crime fiction's booze and blood soaked alleyways.
This week down Brit Grit Alley:
Tony Black interviews Gordon Brown over at Pulp Pusher ... Graham Smith interviews the legendary Lee Child ... Caffeine Nights have announced a new signing in cult novelist and screenwriter Dougie Brimson, who may be best known for writing the screenplay for the football hooligan film Green Street ... the cool new ezine Thrills, Kills n Chaos has had lots of beaut stories up so far, from Matt Hilton, Erin Cole, T Fox Dunham and Sandra Scoppettone. More great stuff to come ... over at the Crime City Central podcast you can get a taste of my forthcoming book Guns Of Brixton ... Gareth Spark reviews Darren Sant's Tales From The Longcroft 2 and Chris Leek reviews the first book in this cracking series ... Darren himself reviews Andrew Peters' The Barry Island Murders here ...Charlie Williams was interviewed on BBC Radio, as was Richard Godwin, whose forthcoming novel One Lost Summer is his best yet ... Richard interviews Tom Gillespie and Luca Veste over at The Slaugterhouse ... McVoices is a hot new website about Scottish writing. Contributors include Nigel Bird, McDroll, Allan Watson and Steven Porter ... Martin Stanley's The Hunters gets a tasty review here.
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There'll be more carryings on down Brit Grit Alley next week,sorta kinda thing, like.