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Crime writers have tantalised readers for decades – from classic authors such as Ruth Rendell to modern day greats such as James Patterson. With so many great authors to choose from, it was a hard task to choose only nine.

Crime and thriller books can be simply brilliant; some keep you up all night, others give you chills and make your heart accelerate. It was therefore no easy task to pick a list of our Favourite Crime and Thriller Books of All-time. How many of the following 11 titles have you read?

Jan 31

Our Forensic Guide to Crime

by Brett Osmond on 31 January 2014

Discover our new bestsellers to watch out for in 2014, plus a new crime genre or author. 

As anticipation builds for the publication of the new James Bond novel, SOLO by William Boyd, we are delighted to reveal the official cover today!

William Boyd, whose James Bond continuation novel is set to be one of this year’s publishing highlights, has today announced that his book will be called SOLO.

Award-winning and bestselling author, William Boyd is set to write the next James Bond novel. The book will be published in print and ebook editions in autumn 2013 by Jonathan Cape – Ian Fleming’s original publisher and an imprint of Vintage Publishing – and simultaneously by HarperCollins Publishers in USA & Canada. While the details and title of the next 007 adventure...

Mar 19

James Bond Returns Home

by Random House Australia on 19 March 2012

We are delighted to announce that Vintage Publishing, a division of Random House, has acquired through Jonny Geller at Curtis Brown the ten-year licence for Ian Fleming’s entire James Bond backlist in print and eBook format, along with Fleming’s two non-fiction titles. These will be available in Australia from Random House Australia winter 2012. Vintage Books is the sister imprint...