Queer Writers of Crime

Queer Writers of Crime

Queer Writers of Crime offers interviews by Brad Shreve with renowned LGBTQ authors, and up and coming talent, of mystery, suspense and thriller novels. Plus Justene gives her weekly book recommendations.

Recent Episodes

Dean Klinkenberg Presents Ragtime and Murder

June 22, 2021

Ep:089 Dean Klinkenberg is a proud Midwesterner who has lived his entire life in Flyover Country, a…

Shane K. Morton's Drag Queens Aren't A Drag

June 15, 2021

Ep:088 - Shane K Morton is a best-selling own voices author of LGBT romance, mystery and YA. Showin…

Mia Manansala Serves A Killer Dish

June 8, 2021

Ep:087 Mia P. Manansala (she/her) is a writer and certified book coach from Chicago who loves books…

Lev Raphael And The Department Of Death

June 1, 2021

Ep:086 Lev Raphael is the author and co-author of 27 books in a dozen genres from memoir to mystery…

About the Hosts

Brad Shreve

Brad was delighted when he discovered the gay mystery subgenre and the list of writers who inspired him to pursue a writing career are too numerous to mention. He writes the Mitch O’Reilly Mystery Series. You can learn more about his books at BradShreve.com

Believing there is a whole section of society that is unaware that the gay mystery genre exists, he created this podcast.

He’s a proud dad, beach bum, and coffee house squatter. He currently lives in the Los Angeles South Bay with his husband, Maurice.

Justene

Reviewer

Justene Adamec is an avid reader of gay mysteries, She is a founding partner of ReQueered Tales, which is bringing back classic gay fiction one book at a time. requeeredtales.com.

Justene is a straight ally who thinks every straight person should be an ally. Then we wouldn’t need allies at all because the struggle would be over. She is married with adult twin daughters and a grandson. She reluctantly practices law in Pasadena CA.