crimereads.com - Andy MartinAndy Martin is the author of Reacher Said Nothing, Stealing the Wave, Napoleon the Novelist, Waiting for Bardot, and other books. He is married, is a roadie for his two sons, and teaches at Cambridge University. In various parallel worlds, he is a surfer, a Hollywood scriptwriter, and a great poet. His latest book is With Child: Lee Child and the Readers of Jack Reacher.
If you don’t recognize Lee Child by name, chances are you will recognize his billion-dollar brand: Jack Reacher, portrayed by Tom Cruise on the big screen. Child is the author of 24 New York Times bestselling
Lee Child is a magician, who casts a spell on millions of readers with his thrillers about the basketball-biceped tough-guy hero Jack Reacher. Andy Martin is a Cambridge academic whose book Reacher Said
The book I am currently reading Bahru Zewde’s A History of Modern Ethiopia. I bought it from a bookseller on the streets of Addis Ababa. The book that changed my life Every book I read changes me in one
THE DISORDERED MIND: What Unusual Brains Tell Us About Ourselves, by Eric R. Kandel. (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, $17.) Bridging science and the humanities, Kandel, a Nobel laureate in medicine, offers a
Authors Steve Cavanagh and Adrian McKinty: How growing up in Northern Ireland's Troubles shaped them
"Thirteen" by Steve Cavanagh and "The Chain" by Adrian McKinty (Kelly M Photography/Leah Garrett) Two authors from Northern Ireland are set to light up U.S. bestseller lists this summer with their latest
More women than men choose to kill people with poison, but one of my male characters in “Strawberry Yellow” uses ordinary rhubarb to murder his nemesis. It actually makes perfect sense as he’s a farmer