Phillip Thompson

Crime Fiction writer

Editor’s Note: This piece originally appeared at Brash Books on Nov. 30, 2020. Reprinted here with permission. Writing about race in the Deep South is never easy. Especially during the tumult of 2020. I am white. Born and raised in Mississippi. I was a youngster growing up when the state was going through the painful …

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…Outside the Law is released! Pulp Fiction Cover of the Day Today’s Links ‘Six Four’ avoids every crime-fiction cliche. The reward is a gripping novel: Hideo Yokoyama’s complex, ingenious and engrossing new novel, “Six Four,” has no serial killers, no femmes fatales, no locked-room murders, no torture, no sexually repressed villains, not even much in the …

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Pulp Fiction Cover of the Day Today’s links Ingrid Thoft delivers action-packed plot in ‘Duplicity’: The private detective novel continues to explore contemporary hot-button issues, as Ingrid Thoft illustrates in her latest exciting novel about Boston investigator Fina Ludlow. 10 Irish crime fiction novels you didn’t know you needed in your life: Irish crime fiction has exploded …

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