Sarah Weinman on the Domestic Side of Crime Fiction

Editor and writer Sarah Weinman’s anthology, Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives: Stories from the Trailblazers of Domestic Suspense, will undoubtedly introduce crime fans to those it’s-about-time-they-were-discovered authors.  This is an excellent collection of unsettling tales from Patricia Highsmith, Dorothy B. Hughes, Joyce Harrington, Margaret Millar and other female writers working during the mid-20th century.  Weinman mentioned a few other past and present crime writers and books of note during our interview, and here they are in no particular order: