John Hart is a New York Times bestselling author who holds the distinction of being the only person to win the Edgar Award for Best Novel consecutively. Hart’s newest book, The Hush, transports readers to a mysterious land known as Hush Arbor. On it resides Johnny Merrimon, the very same… Read more
Every Wednesday, we here at Criminal Element will put together a list of Staff Picks of the books that published the day before—sharing the ones that we are looking forward to reading the most! This week, the highly anticipated new novel from John Hart highlights an incredible week of books!… Read more
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Building on the world first seen in The Last Child, The Hush by John Hart delivers a stunning vision of a secret world, rarely seen (available February 27, 2018). Take a visual tour of The Hush with GIFnotes! For 150 years, the Freemantle family has owned the 6,000 acres of… Read more
When you live alone on six thousand acres of land, a drink or two (or 10) can help pass the time. And what better drink to imbibe than this week's Pick Your Poison—where we create a cocktail inspired by a recently published mystery, thriller, or crime novel—”The Lush” cocktail, inspired… Read more
GIFnotes: Giving you the basic plot summary of an upcoming book with the help of the Graphics Interchange Format. Building on the world first seen in The Last Child, John Hart delivers a stunning vision of a secret world, rarely seen—take a visual tour of The Hush!
Heralded by the Washington Post as “a magnificent creation, Huck Finn channeled through Lord of the Flies”, John Hart's The Last Child is his most significant work to date—an intricate, powerful story of loss, hope, and courage in the face of evil. From now until January 8, 2018, get a… Read more
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2016 was a MONSTER year for books! From a new John Hart to Louise Penny's 12th Inspector Gamache novel, we've had plenty to read and plenty more still on our TBR list. With 2017 right around the corner, we present our picks for the best books of 2016:
Great news! They’ve confirmed a Season 2 of Stranger Things. I loved the first season of the Netflix original series. Only eight episodes long, but it never feels rushed. The Duffer Brothers did a great job giving us characters we care about and a monster that truly terrified me. It's… Read more