Originally established in 2004, Crème de la crime is a brand which has rapidly secured an enviable reputation for producing consistently high quality, accessible and thoroughly entertaining British crime fiction, both historical and modern, light-hearted or extremely dark.

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Since 2011, Crème de la crime has been part of Severn House Publishers, who have pledged to continue its remit to publish inventive, top-quality crime novels from authors with flair, imagination and great storytelling skills. In 2013, we have been proud to publish some of the very best of British crime writers including Simon Brett, Jim Kelly, Paul Johnston, Chris Simms, M J Trow  and David Wishart among many others.  Some of the highlights of our forthcoming 2014 list include new mystery novels from acclaimed authors Paul Doherty, Lin Anderson and Peter Helton.

To view and buy our full list of titles - available in all formats, including eBooks - visit www.severnhouse.com

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