LUPO DANISH NEVER HAS NIGHTMARES is the debut novel from San Diego-based writer and stand-up comedian, Jimmy Callaway, and the first full-length novel from Crime Factory Publications. Available in both print and eBook.   With great power comes great dysfunction. Lupo Danish is the most feared man in organized crime. Tales of his exploits are [...]


Crime Factory Publications are proud to announce the release of our new Single Shot novella, DOUBLE EXPOSURE by Kat Clay. DOUBLE EXPOSURE is out now. The limited print edition of DOUBLE EXPOSURE can be yours just for ten bucks, or the eBook/Kindle edition for under $3. As with all the Crime Factory Single Shot novellas, [...]

Noir Con 2014 Program

A word from our friends at NoirCon:   NOIRCON 2014 , a biennial tribute to all things noir from literature to film to art and poetry, will take place from October 30 thru November 2, 2014. This conference is produced and headquartered at Society Hill Playhouse. Program includes panels on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, parties, [...]

Order FIERCE BITCHES by Jedidiah Ayres

FIERCE BITCHES by Jedidiah Ayres is now available for order!   Across the border lies Politoburg: hell on earth, home to putas, punks and psychos. Escape is not in the stars, redemption is not in the cards, but reckoning might just be on the menu. Stand back. The pit is about to spit something back [...]


CRIME FACTORY PUBLICATIONS RETURNS WITH THE ALL-AUSTRALIAN HARD LABOUR   Following a festive book launch back in March of this year, Crime Factory Publications returns to Grumpy’s Green, Monday, October 8 2012, to debut Hard Labour – an all-Australian anthology. Hard Labour continues CFP’s commitment to mix the best of the new with the established [...]

GUEST BLOG: Tripwire – 20 Years of Independent Publishing by Joel Meadows

TRIPWIRE: 20 YEARS OF INDEPENDENT PUBLISHING Joel Meadows It started off as just a bit of fun. The year was 1991 and I was still at sixth form college up in Barnet. My then-neighbour, Simon Teff, had been talking to me about the fact that there were no decent magazines that covered comics and music. [...]

GUEST BLOG: Julia Madeleine – The Seduction of Violence

The Seduction of Violence By Julia Madeleine I like violence. I like it in movies, on my TV and in books. I like MMA fighting. It gives me an adrenaline rush, increases my heart rate, has me holding my breath, my entire body tensing. I like Jason Statham, old marital arts movies with Bruce Lee, [...]

GUEST BLOG: Warning: Contains Language

Warning: Contains Language Is strong language an essential component to hardboiled crime fiction, or was the sexual tension of noir amplified because at the time, the writers had to rely on double entendre? I’ve read many reviews by readers who stopped reading a book because of foul language. And two of the biggest venues for [...]