Winner of Old Peculier crime writing prize will be announced in Harrogate today
The winner of crime writing's most wanted accolade, the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year, will be announced in Harrogate today.
The shortlisted six were whittled down from a longlist of 18 titles.
Mick Herron: Spook Street
Val McDermid: Insidious Intent
Denise Mina: The Long Drop
Abir Mukherjee: A Rising Man
Stav Sherez: The Intrusions
Susie Steiner: Persons Unknown
The winner will be announced by Mark Lawson at a dinner at the Old Swan in Harrogate.