Crimespree Magazine #9 and 10

Edited by Jon Jordan and Ruth Jordan

Available for: Kindle | Nook


Issues 9 and 10 of Crimespree Magazine (Nov/Dec 2005 and Jan/Feb 2005) are collected in a single eBook. The cover of Issue 9 featured Max Allan Collins interviewed by Sean Chercover and Steven Torres talked with Manual Ramos. Alafair Burke was interviewed by Ruth Jordan for Issue 10.

Highlights of Issue 9 include: Lori Lake’s article on the gay detective novel, Don Bruns’ The Challenge, Brian Azzarello is interviewed by Manuel Ramos and Denis Mina is interviewed by Ruth Jordan. Reed Farrel Coleman writes about his Irish Godfather, Shirley Kennett interview Ridley Pearson, Barry Eisler documents martial art tips passed on by John Rain and Ruth Jordan has lunch with Dennis Lehane.

Issue 10 provides Lori Lake’s article on lesbian detective novel, Jan Burke’s profile by Ruth Jordan, Julia Spencer-Fleming interviews Jeffrey Cohen and Charles and Caroline Todd are interviewed by Judy Clemens. Additionally, Jason Starr discusses his favorite move, Ayo Onatade is back and talking about books being everywhere and Simon Wood talks about his day job.

Six short stories are included this time around. The contributors are A.A. Kelly, Manuel Ramos, James P. Hanley, Julie Hyzy, Judith Cobb Daily and Reed Farrel Coleman.

And let’s not forget about Jeremy Lynch’s Eye on Hollywood, DVD reviews and plenty of book reviews…you are bound to find something you enjoy in these 2 issues.


1. From The Editor #9 by Jon Jordan
2. On The Road by Ruth Jordan
3. A Virgin Author Reports by Randall Hicks
4. Dennis Lynds Remembered by Robert J Randisi
5. Bouchercon 2005
6. Footprints: Lawrence Treat by Ted Hertel Jr.
7. The Gay Detective Novel by Lori Lake
8. FICTION: Mom, How’d You End Up In Jail? by A.A.Kelly
9. Fatwa, My Love by Nathan Singer
10. The Challenge by Don Bruns
11. Rants and Raves by Robert J. Randisi
12. Max Allan Collins Intro by Jon Jordan
13. COVER STORY: Max Allan Collins by Sean Chercover
14. ROAD TO PERDITION Author’s Elliot Ness Film Wraps
15. Manuel Ramos Intro by Jennifer Jordan
16. COVER STORY: Manuel Ramos Interview by Steven Torres
17. FICTION: Bad Haircut Day by Manuel Ramos
18. Brian Azzarello Interview by Manuel Ramos
19. Giving Back by Cathryn J Lyons
20. Get Ransomed by Robert W. Walker
21. Denise Mina Interview by Ruth Jordan
22. IDW Publishing by Jon Jordan
23. Ridley Pearson Interview by Shirley Kennett
24. My Irish Godfather by Reed Farrel Coleman
25. IAMTW Is Born by Lee Goldberg
26. FICTION: Brooks Poetry Society by James P Hanley
27. Martial Arts by Barry Eisler
28. Lunch with Lehane by Ruth Jordan
29. Eye on Hollywood #9 by Jeremy Lynch
30. Reed’s Tunes by Reed Farrel Coleman
31. Hail Margery! By Ruth Jordan
32. Charlie Huston Interview by Anthony Rainone
33. From The Editor #10 by Jennifer Jordan
34. News Bits
35. On The Road by Ruth Jordan
36. Travelling Light by Zoë Sharp
37. On The Road…To Belfast by Steven Sidor
38. Potbellies -Downtown Milwaukee by Gregg Hurwitz
39. The Silence of the Loons Publication Party by Gary Schulze
40. Coronado by Ruth Jordan
41. Books Books Everywhere by Ayo Onatade
42. Footprints: Eric Ambler by Allen Salter
43. The Lesbian Detective Novel by Lori Lake
44. FICTION: Something Blue by Julie Hyzy
45. Profile: Jan Burke by Ruth Jordan
46. 2005 in Review
47. Dagger Awards
48. The Column with No Name by Julia Spencer Fleming
49. COVER STORY: Alafair Burke by Ruth Jordan
50. Laundry List by Sharon Short
51. What Is A Thriller by David Morell
52. When Worlds Collide by James O. Born
53. He Writes, She Writes by Robert J Randisi, Christine Matthews
54. Eye on Hollywood #10 by Jeremy Lynch
55. 24 Turn 5 by Libby Fischer Hellmann
56. My Favorite Film by Jason Starr
57. DVD Reviews
58. Crimes On 45 by Kevin Burton Smith
59. FICTION: The Service Call by Judith Cobb Daily
60. CH CH CH Changes by Ben Leroy
61. The Day Job: Lamp Lighter by Simon Wood
62. My Favorite Book by Alafair Burke
63. Menopause Da Series by Jane Isenberg
64. FICTION: King Fixer by Reed Farrel Coleman
65. Charles and Caroline Todd Interview by Judy Clemens
66. Book Reviews

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