The Alex Dictionary of Crimewriters contains information about crime and mystery authors from around the world
The dictionary contains all kinds of crime stories, including whodunnits, police procedurals, spy stories, hardboiled detective stories, psychological thrillers....
A literary figures index makes it possible to search for hundreds of literary figures in the world of crime literature.
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The American author Karin Slaughter was born and raised in Jonesboro, a small town near Atlanta, Georgia where her father worked as a car salesman. She went to college for two years without graduating and then ran a small design company before she made her debut as a crime novelist in 2001.