Lucy Atkins is an award winning British author and journalist.
Books by Lucy Atkins
by Lucy Atkins
“That’s what I love about suspense when it’s done well: it’s really powered by oddness and creepiness and things that are just a bit off and unsettling,” author Lucy Atkins told us in her interview on the best classic thrillers. That’s exactly what she achieves in Magpie Lane, a psychological thriller set in Oxford, England.
Many thanks to novelist Adele Geras for bringing Magpie Lane to our attention.
Interviews with Lucy Atkins
The Best Classic Thrillers, recommended by Lucy Atkins
Every week, dozens of new thrillers appear in bookshops. But, often, the classic ones are the best of all. If you haven’t read any of these five yet, you have a treat in store.
Interviews where books by Lucy Atkins were recommended
Best Crime Fiction of 2020, recommended by Sophie Roell
If you’re looking for escapism, crime novels can be a good way to go. Which is strange, given that nearly all of them revolve around murder. Sophie Roell, editor of Five Books and an avid consumer of the genre, picks her personal favourites published in 2020.