About Crime City
Welcome to Crime City, the home of crime at Allen & Unwin
Here you will find all our latest releases, the latest awards and reviews, information about our authors and exclusive Crime City competitions.
Whether you like to curl up with serial killers, swindlers, world weary police, grizzled private eyes, aristocratic amateur detectives, shady lawyers or dogs with a nose for wrong-doing , you've come to the right place!
From bestselling international authors such as Michael Connelly
, P.D. James
, Minette Walters and CJ Box
to local Australian stars like Kerry Greenwood
, Barry Maitland
, Peter Corris
and Miranda Darling
– not to mention the range of the Faber, Serpents Tail and Corvus authors represented by Allen & Unwin – we have books for every kind of crime fan.
Fancy snuggling up with some 'cosy crime
'? Perhaps police procedurals
are more your thing. Or you've read the Millennium trilogy by Stieg Larsson and have acquired a taste for corruption and murder played out in snowy Scandinavian climes
? Browse our books and we're sure you'll find something to tickle your interest, be it global conspiracy or small-town mystery. And of course, truth can be stranger than fiction. True crime fans will find plenty to discover here.
And at Allen & Unwin, we don't just publish crime. We also read and watch and consume it - and we love to talk about it too! Why not visit Allen & Unwin on Facebook
? There you'll find us talking reviews, interviews, guest posts from authors and publishers, random thoughts on the world of books, plus chances to win advance reading copies, free books, and other goodies! And we'd love you to join us!
About Allen & Unwin
Allen & Unwin is Australia's leading independent publisher and has been voted "Publisher of the Year" ten times including the inaugural award in 1992 and eight times since 2000.
We publish around 250 new titles each year including literary and commercial fiction, a broad range of general non fiction, academic and professional titles and books for children and young adults. Our imprints include Allen & Unwin, Arena, Crows Nest and Inspired Living (MBS).
As well as publishing our own extensive list of titles, Allen & Unwin are also the Australian and New Zealand agents for Atlantic Books and Corvus, Bloomsbury and A&C Black, Faber & Faber, Granta and Portobello, Icon Books, Nicholas Brealey, Profile and Serpent's Tail, Short Books and V&A.
For more information, please visit allenandunwin.com