Column by Bart Bishop March 29, 2016
A look back at Richard Stark's Parker, the professional thief that starred in 24 novels, and specifically 'Comeback'. Released in 1997, it was the first Parker novel in 23 years.
News by Raine Winters
The letters from Staffordshire police unveil a hidden agenda to foil the author’s pursuit of justice.
News by Raine Winters February 23, 2015
The world will be treated to more legendary tales penned by Dr. Seuss (aka Ted Geisel) and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Column by Taylor Houston May 31, 2013
Flash! (ahh-hh) It's flash fiction time!
Column by Karina Wilson September 28, 2012
On the anniversary of the 'double event,' Lurid takes a look at the long shadow that Jack The Ripper, the original caped crusader, has cast on horror fiction to the present day.
News by Rob Hart July 18, 2012
Thanks to 'Fifty Shades of Grey' we're getting sexy Sherlock Holmes.
Column by Rob Hart May 30, 2012
One of the most popular character templates in literature is the Christ-like figure. But there's another template that's not as enduring and is way more interesting: The Sherlock-like figure.
News by Kimberly Turner May 30, 2012
A High Court ruled today that Undershaw, the home where Sir Arthur Conan Doyle penned 13 Sherlock Holmes stories, cannot be turned into townhomes. Preservationists are pleased but the fight's not over