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Oct 6 2017 1:00pm

More than Just a Femme Fatale

Read Lucy Dawson's exclusive guest blog about his strange protagonist, Solomon Creed, and follow the link at the bottom to claim several free stories from internationally bestselling authors!

I’ve always been attracted to strong women, and right now, my head is being turned by the fictional female characters who have outgrown their women-in-peril tropes—be that danger coming from within the home or lying beyond the safety of her front door.

Sitting within the wider genre of crime fiction, the domestic noir—or psychological thriller—is on the crest of the wave right now, and there are a lot of fictional women out there having a shocking time of it. Their children are missing, their nice husbands are turning out to be psychopaths, and their best friends are plotting to kill them. I don’t know how they’re still finding the strength to get out of bed each morning.

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