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Tana French’s murder scenes

Grisly-murder novelist Tana French has an infectious laugh and an easygoing cadence to her voice, something that might surprise you if you've read her novels.
Crime Waves
By CASSANDRA LANDRY  |  July 20, 2012

Top 10 Must-Read Books of 2010

Here, listed alphabetically by author, are 10 notable books that the Phoenix wrote about in 2010.
Writers who showed the way
By JON GARELICK  |  December 24, 2010

Tana French gets her characters where they live

Frank Mackey's life changed when he was 19. The year was 1985, and he and his girlfriend Rosie Daly were about to run away together.
Faithful Place proves a rich mystery
By CLEA SIMON  |  July 09, 2010

Murder, she wrote

"It’s always more fun to write people who are really messed up or really vicious."
Interview: Tana French's deep crime novels
By CLEA SIMON  |  August 05, 2008