Crooked Lane Books was founded in 2014 to publish the highest quality crime fiction titles in both print and electronic editions. From editorial and production to promotion, distribution, and sales, we are a house that focuses on working with our authors to reach readers of mysteries, thrillers, and suspense.
Crooked Lane Books is distributed through Legato Publishers Group, a member of the Perseus Books Group. Legato is a boutique distributor focused on helping publishers reach their potential through a unique set of highly attentive strategic, marketing, and sales services.
Crooked Lane is also represented by Biagi Literary Management for subsidiary rights licensing in foreign and domestic markets, and our business relationships include some of the most respected companies in the industry, including Bookspan, home of the country’s largest book clubs and Blackstone Audio, one of the nation’s largest independent audiobook publishers.
With our experienced staff, hands on approach, and innovative marketing techniques, Crooked Lane Books partners with our authors to publish the best possible books for fans of every kind of crime fiction.