Sherlock Holmes CompetitionCrimeculture is delighted to introduce a new competitions feature, offering online publication, prizes and interviews with the winning authors.

Our first competition is the Sherlock Holmes Flash-Fiction Competition, deadline 15th June 2012. We are very grateful to BBC Audiogo for offering to link us with their promotion of Sherlock Holmes audio CDs.

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Crimeculture was created in 2002 by Lee Horsley and Kate Horsley. Our online magazine features reviews of film and fiction and interviews with writers as well as essays on crime fiction, crime films and representations of criminality. The site receives well over 5 million hits a year from all over the world. Our 2014 series, Pulp Nostalgia, delves into writers' childhood memories and their favourite books, films and bad girls. Our 2015 series, Editors' Choice, reviews the best of recent crime fiction.

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What's in it for Me?We have a fabulous line up of crime fiction rockstars for Pulp Nostalgia. Writers have contributed childhood reminiscences, favourite pulp covers and more. If you'd like to be a part of our nostalgia season, please get in touch.