We are long overdue a competition, so how about this? Not a simple draw this time, but something to exercise the brain cells and test your knowledge of crime fiction. The prize is two brand new thrillers by bestselling authors – A Minute To Midnight by David Baldacci, and Simon Kernick’s Die Alone. There are picture clues below to ten very well known crime novels, each of them a classic in its own way. Identify the titles and the authors and send me your answers. The competition closes at 10.00pm on Tuesday 26th November. Due to postage costs entry is restricted to people with UK or RoI addresses.
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Book 1 . . . “That’s torn it!”said ….?
Book 2 . . . features one of the first fictional detectives
Book 3 . . . no more clues needed, surely?
Book 4 . . . Oh, brother!
Book 5 . . . a malicious use of trumpets?
Book 6 . . . not much amusement here . .
Book 7 . . . redirect to SY2 6BS . . .
Book 8 . . . definitely not waving . . .
Book 9 . . . Thou wast not born for death . . .
Book 10 . . . The city in these pages is imaginary . . .