Welcome to The Crime Hub

The Crime Hub is a website where crime fact meets crime fiction.

We have a range of written and audio content including:

  • interviews with people involved in the Criminal Justice System
  • interviews with leading crime fiction writers
  • audio short stories written by some of the leading writers in the UK and beyond and narrated by household names
  • written short stories from some of  UK’s leading crime writers 

Please do have a look around as there is something for everyone!

Our latest audio short stories

False Impressions: The Art of the Con

Written by Sam Blake

Narrated by Susannah Fielding

When twins Ruby and Scarlett O’Malley realise that their step-mother is spending their inheritance they must act fast to save their father’s art collection. But not everything goes to plan. Shocked to discover that their first impressions are false, they have a lot to learn in the art of the con.

Murder at the Palace

Written by Gyles Brandreth

Narrated by Stephen Fry

When Oscar Wilde and Arthur Conan Doyle attend a party at the Palace, the evening takes a
sinister turn.




The Plater

Written by Ann Cleeves

Narrated by Alfred Molina

Ever wondered about the people standing at motorway service stations carrying car registration plates and thumbing a lift?

But in this haunting tale the story unfolds as the the plater stops for a hitchhiker.



Win ten crime fiction hardbacks!

The Crime Hub is launching its first competition sponsored by publishers Severn House.

In a great piece, Carl Smith, commissioning editor at Severn tells us more about their House and the wonderful books to be won…

Click the button below read the interview with Carl and to enter the competition.

Our latest interview podcasts

richard shepherd

Forensic Pathology - Interview with Dr Richard Shepherd


Fingerprints - Interview with Philip Gilhooley

Forensic Psychology & Crime Fiction with AJ Cross

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Written interviews with leading crime writers

We have interviewed some of the leading crime writers from the UK and the US.  

Ann Cleeves

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Robert Dugoni

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The Secret Barrister

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Latest Interview Podcasts

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