Category Archives: 2014 Big Read

Reader-In-Residence David Mark on A Place of Execution

Festival Reader-in-Residence David Mark tells us how A Place of Execution  influenced his decision to write crime fiction. It’s 10.18am. Saturday morning. My partner has just driven the kids to their drama school and the various teenage foundlings who loiter … Continue reading

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Discuss the Big Read 2014

This year’s Big Read is Val McDermid’s A Place of Execution. A Greek tragedy in modern England, A Place of Execution is a taut psychological suspense thriller that uniquely explores, exposes and explodes the border between reality and illusion in … Continue reading

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