Why We Love Crime Fiction

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'True Crime'

Read Walter Mosley's article in Newsweek.

Philip Marlowe, Easy Rawlins, Lennie Briscoe — readers love the characters and the crimes they solve. Crime novels fly off the shelves, and crime dramas often stay at the top of the Nielsen ratings. Mystery writer Walter Mosley and Law & Order executive producer Rene Balcer discuss the art of suspense.



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