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Orion Crime & Mystery Hb / ETPb January £19.99 400pp 978 1 4091 6349 7 / 978 1 4091 6350 3 ebook: £19.99 / 978 1 4091 6352 7

JAMES LEE bURkE The Jealous kind

From New York Times bestselling author James lee Burke – an atmospheric, coming-of-age story set in 1952 Texas.

When Aaron spots the beautiful and gifted valerie Epstein fighting with her boyfriend, Grady Harrelson, at a Galveston drive-in, he inadvertently challenges the power of the Mob, and one of the richest families in Texas. Written in evocative prose, The Jealous Kind may prove to be James Lee burke’s most encompassing work yet. As Aaron undergoes his harrowing evolution from boy to man, we can’t help but recall the inspirational and curative power of first love – and how far we would go to protect it.

James lee Burke is the author of more than thirty previous novels, many featuring Dave Robicheaux. He is a multi-award winning author, having won the Edgar Award for Cimarron Rose and Black Cherry Blues, while Sunset Limited was awarded the CWA Gold Dagger.


Location: Montana, USA Available for interview f/JamesleeBurkeauthor T: @JamesleeBurke

Orion Crime & Mystery TPb February £14.99 352pp 978 1 4091 5753 3 ebook: £13.99 / 978 1 4091 5755 7 Audio: £19.99 / 978 1 4091 6154 7 / 10 hours

STEvE MOSbY Dead Letters a gripping psychological thriller from the author of The Nightmare Place and I Know Who Did It.

When a car crashes into a garage on an ordinary street, the attending officer is shocked to look inside the damaged building and discover a woman imprisoned within. As the remains of several other victims are found in the attached house, police believe they have finally identified the Red River killer – a man who has been abducting women for nearly twenty years and taunting the police with letters about his crimes. but now the main suspect, John blythe, is on the run.

As the manhunt for blythe intensifies, DI Will Turner finds himself fighting to stay involved in the investigation. The Red River killings hold a personal significance to him, and he must be the one to find the killer . . .

‘One of a handful of writers who make me excited about crime fiction’ Val McDermid steve Mosby’s novels including Dark Room and The Nightmare Place, have been translated widely, and longlisted for the Theakstons Crime Novel of the Year Award and the CWA Dagger in the Library.


Location: Leeds Available for interview f/theleftroom T: @stevemosby

Orion Fiction • January / February 2017