Thriller Queens at the Book Bar

Last night at the Book Bar, four internationally bestselling crime writers took to the stage at Waterstones Tottenham Court Road in front of a packed out crowd to discuss the thrillers they love.

Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction co-founder Kate Mosse hosted celebrated Scottish crime writer Val McDermid, Nicci Gerrard, author of the gripping Frieda Klein series, internationally bestselling author Diane Wei Liang and Louise Doughty, author of Apple Tree Yard.

If you weren’t able to join us, the whole event was streamed live via Waterstones’ Facebook. Watch it now.

Or, watch the video highlights below.

The brilliant Val McDermid on the importance of celebrating women’s voices

The fantastic Louise Doherty on having her novel Apple Tree Yard adapted in to a series by the BBC


Bestselling crime writer Nicci Gerrard discusses what makes a great thriller


Internationally bestselling author Diane Wei Liang discusses what makes a great thriller at the Baileys Prize Book Bar


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