Crime fiction, detective and spy fiction

Crime fiction writers; detective, spy and mystery fiction; a guide to websites

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The American Crime Writers League

Author directories *

An alphabetical list of crime writers.

A list of crime writers, from Wikipedia.

The world’s Best Detective, Crime, and Murder Mystery Books
Famous crime and detective novel writers from 1841 onwards.

British Crime Fiction

Crime Fiction Dossier, a weblog.

Crime Fiction. From The Tangled Web, UK.

Euro Crime. British and European crime fiction.

Open Directory Project crime and mystery fiction directory.

Scandinavian Crime Fiction

Swedish crime fiction writers. Wikipedia entries.

Authors *

Billingham, Mark

Mark Billingham’s website.

Chandler, Raymond

Chandler, Raymond. Raymond Chandler website.
Raymond Chandler
Wikipedia entry.

Chase, James Hadley

Chase, James Hadley. James Hadley Chase

Chesterton, G. K.

Works by G. K. Chesterton
Project Gutenberg
G. K. Chesterton
The Internet Archive

Christie, Agatha

Agatha Christie, the official website.
Agatha Christie, Wikipedia entry.
Classic Crime Fiction,
a resource for collectors & readers alike.

Hercule Poirot; Agatha Christie
Hercule Poirot; Agatha Christie

Coban, Harlon

Coban, Harlon, the official website.

Conan Doyle, Sir Arthur

Arthur Conan Doyle, Wikipedia entry.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Texts and biography, from Online Literature.
Arthur Conan Doyle Online Exhibition
The Arthur Conan Doyle Society
The Sherlock Holmes Museum
Archival material relating to Arthur Conan Doyle
Works by Arthur Conan Doyle
Sherlock Holmes on the Web
The Sherlock Holmes Museum

Cross, Neil

Neil Cross, the official website.

Diblin, Michael

Dibdin, Michael. Michael Dibdin, Wikipedia entry.

Durbridge, Francis

Durbridge, Francis. Francis Durbridge

Hammett, Daniel

Hammett, Dashiell. Dashiell Hammett
Wikipedia

James, P. D.

P.D. James. The Official Website
P. D. James. Wikipedia entry.
P D James. The Guardian

Larsson, Stieg

Stieg Larsson
Stieg Larsson, Wikipedia entry.

Le Carré, John

John le Carré: The author’s official website
John le Carré. Wikipedia 

Leon, Donna

Donna Leon website.
Donna Leon U.K. website.
Donna Leon, Wikipedia entry.

Marsh, Ngaio

Ngaio Marsh, Wikipedia entry. 
Dame Ngaio Marsh’s Home
Novels. A web list of crime novels from Wikipedia.

Rankin, Ian

Rankin, Ian. Ian Rankin official website.
Ian Rankin Wikipedia entry.

Rendell, Ruth

Ruth Rendell. Wikipedia entry.
Ruth Rendell, an information site.

Sayers, Dorothy

The Dorothy L. Sayers Society
Archival material relating to Dorothy L. Sayers
Dorothy Sayers. Works by Dorothy L. Sayers
The Internet Archive
Dorothy Sayers, Wikipeida entry.


Reviews, events, articles *

Crime Magazine
The True Crime Library is a complete resource for news, stories and magazines about non fictional crimes.

Crime Writers’ Association of Great Britain

Detective fiction *

Detective fiction, Wikipedia entry.

Famous fictional detectives.
Wikipedia list entries.

Female detective characters.
Wikipedia list entries.

Mystery Writers of America

Festivals *

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival, Harrogate, U.K.

CRIMEFEST/The International Crime Fiction Convention in Bristol, U.K.

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Italian Mysteries.com
The Definitive Website for English-language Mystery Novels Set in Italy. This site provides information on about 500 English-language books set in Italy, most of which are mystery or suspense novels.

Lists of crime writers *

List of crime writers in alphabetical order.
Wikipedia entries.

Open Directory Project crime and mystery fiction directory.

50 crime writers to read before you die.
The Daily Telegraph presents a list of ofits favourite crime writers of all time.

The 10 best modern European crime writers.
The Guardian

Scandinavian crime fiction

Scandinavian Crime Fiction Authors

Norwegian crime writers, Wikipedia entries.

John Crace on the unstoppable rise of the Scandinavian detective .
An article from The Guardian.

The best crime writers from Scandinavia.
The Library Thing

Those bloody Scandinavians.
An article from The Economist

Jo Nesbø, The Official Website
Jo Nesbø, Wikipedia entry.

Camilla Läckberg’s top 10 Swedish crime novels.

Scandinavian Crime Fiction, a blog.

Swedish crime fiction writers.
A list from Wikipedia.

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Tangled Web UK
Search author profiles/reviews/interviews

Wikipedia entry on crime fiction.
Writers lists

Writers, an alphabetical list of crime writers.

A list of crime writers, from Wikipedia.

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