Christmas is upon on Crime Time Listeners! Tune in for Eddie’s long-awaited take on Terminator Dark Fate (spoiler alert – they loved it!). Lee reviews The Sunday Times Bestseller The Rumour by Lesley Kara. Love small-town gossip, social media, and murder? This one’s for you. And worry not dear listeners, we have you covered for Christmas gift ideas… puzzles, Jackie Chan, book sets, and Frank & Co. Readers!
Hoo boy! Eddie has been waiting to watch the IT Part Two trailer just for you guys! Will IT live up to the hype? Will IT be too scary for Eddie to survive? Hard to say, you’d better tune in! And while you’re here we’ve got some great recommendations for your bookshelves! Lee’s keeping that contemporary feel coming with CJ Tudor’s amazing debut, The Chalk Man. Is it a biography of Eddie’s secret undercover life as Banksy? Probably not!
Meanwhile, Eddie wants to start a fight on the internet, because let’s face it, the internet? Wayyyyyy to civil and full of friendly discussion! That’s right, Eddie loves trash, and will do anything for that love–except diss Patricia Cornwell! It’s on!
Oh dang! Here comes part two! We’ll straight up never stop! Tune in for some more rapid-fire reviews, news, and Lee stealing shoes!
Have an absolutely brilliant (and safe) New Year’s Eve everyone!
Eddie spent the past week trying (and failing) to figure out PD James’ Death of an Expert Witness, Lee takes a trip down non-linear memory lane with Megan Miranda’s All the Missing Girls, and they try to figure out whether Patricia Corwell’s Kay Scarpetta and Sue Grafton’s Kinsey Millhone just have really bad luck, or are a bit gung ho for their own good!
Crime Time is finally back! Thank you to everyone who sent us messages and tweets to let us know how much you missed us!
Recently, Lee and Eddie spotted the latest instalment of Patricia Cornwell’s Kay Scarpetta series, Chaos! After a brief fainting spell from Eddie, (who was heroically placed in the recovery position by Lee on her way to buy the book) they both devoured the new novel,, and are bringing you a very special Patricia Cornwell-themed episode!
Unable to stop Eddie from talking about computer games Lee is forced to listen to her yapping on about her hidden object finding destiny. Lee talks whodunnit with Shari Lapena’s The Couple Next Door. Don’t worry, despite Eddie’s best attempts at guessing the end, this review is spoiler free!
Lee’s puppy, Duck makes several unscheduled guest appearances in a segment provisionally titled “Look How Professional We Are, Aren’t You Impressed!”
We return to the Old Book, New Book challenge and hear from Lee about her thoughts on John Wyndham’s The Midwich Cuckoos, and Eddie reports back on how it feels to have reached the last published installment of Patricia Cornwell’s Kay Scarpetta series. Eddie reveals a secret love of comic books just in time for Free Comic Book Day with Brian K. Vaughan and Cliff Chiang’s Papergirls.
Will Lee finally admit that old things aren’t the worst? Has Patricia Cornwell secretly been replaced with an imposter? Will Eddie stop gushing about Papergirls? Find out in this suspense filled episode of Crime Time Podcast!
This week we hear an update on Eddie’s epic battle to read through all the Kay Scarpetta books in order before Lee spoils the end of Depraved Heart. Lee and Eddie talk about how much they love when people contact them, how much it scares the hell out of them to be contacted by famous authors, and how weird it is to talk about themselves in the third person in this blurb.
In this week’s episode Lee and Eddie discuss last minute gift ideas, wish you all a happy holiday season, and talk ghosts of Christmas past, present and future!
In this week’s episode Lee & Eddie discuss some of their old faves, and Eddie tries to get Lee keen on a verse novel.