Vanessa Fox O’Loughlin, novelist and founder of writing.ie, takes over from Joanne Harris to begin two-year term as Chair of the SoA’s board of directors.
I’m utterly thrilled that Something Terrible Happened Last Night has been shortlisted for the Great Reads Awards AND shortlisted for the Irish Book Awards Teen/YA book of the year – quite incredible!
National Crime Reading Month is quickly becoming an exciting and significant ‘festival’ that takes place in June every year, culminating with the hugely prestigious Daggers, the Crime Writers Association’s internationally recognised award at the beginning of July.
I’ve been invited by some lovely radio and podcast hosts to talk to them about The Mystery of Four, plus I enjoyed a brilliant chat with Karen at the UK Crime Book Club on Facebook. I love how each of these are so different and dip into different aspect of my books and the story development in The Mystery of Four.
I’m absolutely thrilled that Remember My Name has been shortlisted for Irish Independent Crime Novel of the Year 2022 at the An Post Irish Book
Join my Readers’ Club and get a free e-copy of my addictive thriller ‘High Pressure’!
Sam Blake Readers’ Club is a very special group dedicated to lovers of crime fiction, a place where I can give you an exclusive look behind the scenes, previews of what’s coming and a chance to chat to me directly at special Readers’ Club events – both on and off-line. Wherever you are in the world, the Readers’ Club will have something for you.
I’ve been dying to share news of this – High Pressure is a very special new Sam Blake that is coming out as a digital exclusive on September 22nd (available for preorder now) – you don’t need to have read the others to enjoy it, but it’s a spiderweb book, connecting the Cat series books with the standalones, so if you have read other books, you’re in for a treat!