To celebrate Hodder's stellar list of British and Irish female suspense writers, we are currently running the Queens of Crime library and reader challenge in public libraries nationwide.
Librarians will be creating Queens of Crime displays in their libraries, using the materials we provide along with any additional trimmings of their choice. There will be a prize for the best library display, and another for the winner of the reader challenge.
The seven Queens of Crime are:
The library challenge
Libraries should send photos of their Queens of Crime displays to Sushmi Shyam at The Reading Agency by 30 September and the best one will win a bottle of champagne and £100-worth of Hodder books.
Terms and Conditions
The reading challenge
Anyone who reads a book by all seven authors, completes the feedback form and returns it to Hodder by 30 September will be entered into a draw to win £100-worth of Hodder books, plus a signed copy and a personal Q&A with their favourite of the seven authors.
Participating libraries can download the reader challenge form to print on demand.