Tuesday, 31 January 2017

An icy blast of Nordic Noir

Ever since we began in 2014, Nordic Noir authors have always been a part of the festival! This year we're thrilled to welcome Camilla Grebe to Newcastle Noir 2017. Find out more about Camilla in 'Featured authors'

Saturday, 28 January 2017

The Winds of War at Newcastle Noir

We are delighted to announce that the next author in the line-up for Newcastle Noir 2017 is William Ryan, author of the Captain Korolev novels. He will also be running the crime writing workshops at the festival. Find out more about William in "Featured authors".

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Noir@theBar Edinburgh 2

Wednesday 8th February, 7pm.

Noir@theBar returns to Edinburgh with a fantastic line-up of crime fiction authors (established, emerging & potential), who will be gathering together to read from their work, discuss their craft and engage with the public in a more informal setting.

If you’re in Edinburgh on 8th February, why not join us for what promises to be a cracking evening of murder and mayhem. A special ‘thank you’ to author Mark Leggatt for making this possible!


Northumberland Noir comes to Newcastle Noir

Next up in the Newcastle Noir 2017 line-up is L.J. Ross, the creator of the DCI Ryan mystery novels set in neighbouring Northumberland! Find out more about about L.J. in "Featured authors".

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Bloody Scotland

We are pleased to announce our next author, Lin Anderson, the creator of forensic expert Dr Rhona MacLeod and co-founder of the crime fiction festival Bloody Scotland! Find more about Lin in "Featured authors".

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Crime and forensic science

We are delighted to announce our next author(s), A.D. Garrett, the pseudonym for prize-winning novelist Margaret Murphy working in consultation with policing and forensics expert, Helen Pepper. Intriguing? Find more in "featured authors"!

Monday, 16 January 2017

Our next author

Let's go on a world tour, from Yemen to Cyprus via Istanbul with Paul Hardisty and his two novels, The Abrupt Physics of Dying and The Evolution of Fear! Find out more about Paul in "Featured authors"!

Thursday, 12 January 2017

Norwegian Noir

As anyone who has ever come along Newcastle Noir can testify we love our Nordic Noir!! It is therefore with great pride that we welcome Kjell Ola Dahl, one of the fathers of the Nordic Noir genre. Find out more about Kjell in "Featured authors"

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Next in our line-up

What happens after a crime has occurred? Let's find out with the next author in our line-up, Louise Beech! Find out more about Louise in "featured authors".

Week-end passes

Some of you are so keen to be involved that weekend passes can now be purchased! Oh yes we like to treat you well!

The weekend passes provide entry to all panel events, and can be booked online (http://www.litandphil.org.uk/whats-on/2017/apr/newcastle-noir/), in person at the Lit & Phil  or over the phone (0191 232 0192)

Sunday, 8 January 2017

Newcastle Noir does Liverpool

We are delighted to announce that our next author is Luca Veste, with his Murphy and Rossi series that delves into the dark corner of Liverpool. Find our more about Luca in "Featured authors".

Tuesday, 3 January 2017

Our next author

Happy New Year everyone!!! And to kick off the year we are heading to Scotland with Michael J Malone. Find out more about Michael in "featured authors".