Faber signs McNamara's true crime book

Faber and Faber is to publish I’ll be Gone in the Dark, a debut from the late Michelle McNamara, which is described by her husband - actor and comedian Patton Oswalt - as "a true-crime narrative, a memoir and a still active mystery". Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2017-11-11 00:00:00 UTC ]

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Thomas & Mercer signs three-book crime series from Wyer

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Faber signs 'fabulous' new book by PRH's Coates and Foley

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Amazon imprint signs three-book series from debut crime writer Kane

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True crime grips London book fair 2019

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H&S signs crime novel debut by journalist Shindler in two-book deal

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Orenda signs Icelandic crime debut in two-book pre-empt

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