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Literary Crime Fiction

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Katie McLain Horner and Kendra Winchester discuss literary crime fiction!

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NEWS

Shirley Jackson Awards

Long Island Serial Killer – murders & search written about in Lost Girls: An Unsolved American  Mystery – Robert Kolker

Literary Crime Fiction (Crime Reads)

BOOKS DISCUSSED

Notes on an Execution by Danya Kukafka

The Bandit Queens by  Parini Shroff

Birnam Wood by Eleanor Catton

Shelter by Jung Yun

Kala by Colin Walsh

Urgent Matters by Paula Rodríguez, Translated from Spanish by Sarah Moses

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