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Best American Mystery Stories 1998

Best American Mystery Stories 1998

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Mystery & Detective - Anthologies,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsOtto Penzler (Foreword, Editor), Sue Grafton (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9479683M
    ISBN 10141771137X
    ISBN 109781417711376

    The Best American Mystery Stories has its full share of salacious intrigue, guilt, and retribution. The twists and bad decisions pile up when a thief picks the wrong target or .


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I was pleasantly surprised by two of the stories, CHILD SUPPORT by David Ballard and SECRETS by Janice Law/5(13). This book comprises a collection of the best mystery stories of Sue Grafton was right in saying most of the stories are crime novels, which is precisely what they are.

I was pleasantly surprised by two of the stories, CHILD SUPPORT by David Ballard and SECRETS by Janice Law/5(12). The Best American Mystery Stories by Sue Grafton (Editor), Otto Penzler (Editor) Paperback (Older Edition) $ american book.

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As Grafton writes in her introduction, "Nowhere is iniquity, wrongdoing, and reparation more satisfying to behold than in the well-crafted yarns spun by the writers represented here." Already a bestseller in its first year, this year's collection of The Best American Mystery Stories promises to keep readers intrigued and coming back for more.

The Best American Mystery Stories This edition was published in Octo by Houghton Mifflin in Boston, Massachusetts. Edition NotesPages: the best american mystery stories edited by Sue Grafton ‧ RELEASE DATE: Oct.

30, Series editor Otto Penzler, who picked the 50 stories from which Grafton culled the 20 in this volume, has ranged far afield in search of what Grafton aptly calls crime stories, and the rewards are substantial.

Book Summary: A must for all crime aficionados, The Best American Mystery Stories spotlights the very best the genre has to offer. Notable for their dark tone, frequent plot twists, and, above all, their outright entertainment value, here are twenty of 's stand-out short stories by bestselling authors and newcomers alike.

Book is hindered a little by repeating so many stories from the earlier Best American Mystery Stories of the Century, also edited by Otto Penzler. Also tbh /5(6).

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Now grand master Donald E. Westlake continues the series' impressive tradition with an audio edition featuring a sampling of the year's premier stories of suspense. Twenty stories—remarkable in their diversity—comprise this 17th installment of Penzler's annual anthology of the best American mystery stories.

"Best American Mystery Stories " lives up to its title. It is a varied collection of (mostly) fine mystery and crime stories, many by up and coming authors.

I'll confess that two or three of them didn't work for me, but that's a very small number in a book than contains 20 stories. 14 thoughts on “ FORGOTTEN BOOKS # THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES OF THE 19TH CENTURY Edited by Otto Penzler ” Sergio (Tipping My Fedora) Novem at am I have probably got a third of these in other collections in one way or another but always fascinating to see the primordial swamp from whence crime and mystery fiction sprung.

The best American mystery stories by Scott Turow, Otto Penzler, Karen E. Bender, C. Box, James Lee Burke, Jeffery Deaver, Jane Haddam, William Harrison, Alan Heathcock, Emory Holmes II, Wendy Hornsby.

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The year's twenty best American mystery stories in a collection that will delight mystery buffs and casual readers alike. This collection includes stories by Jeffery Deaver, Dennis Lehane and Robert Girardi.

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