Christopher Fowler
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The Arts
It's no secret that over the last five years I've stopped believing in Hollywood movies. It's as if they have nothing at all to do with me. They fail to reflect anything in my life, or in the lives of anyone I know. I can't believe Jennifer Aniston has trouble dating. I can't believe anyone finds Will Ferrell funny. I don't want to watch talking animals. I catch a few superhero movies for the odd…
Christopher Fowler
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Reading & Writing
This weekend I was up against a number of excellent nominations in the category of 'Funniest Crime Novel' at Bristol Crimefest. I was surprised that 'The Memory Of Blood' had been nominated at all because it's considerably darker than the usual Bryant & Mays, but it's always nice to be nominated. The winner was not Colin Cotterill's delightful 'Killed At The Whim Of A Hat', as I'd first thought it…
crime novels & noir