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  • The Best American Mystery Stories 2018 (The Best American Series ®)

    #1 New York Times best-selling author of the Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels, Louise Penny brings her “nerve and skill—as well as heart” (Maureen Corrigan, Washington Post) to selecting the best short mystery and crime fiction of the year. Writing short stories takes “Skill. Discipline. Knowledge of the form while not being formulaic,” contends Louise Penny in her introduction. “In a short story there is nowhere to hide. Each must be original, fresh, inspired.” Originality is just what’s in store for readers of the twenty clever, creative selections in The Best American Mystery Stories 2018. There’s no hiding from a Ni...
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    • ASIN: B07896J32K

  • The Best of Mystery: 63 Short Stories Chosen by the Master of Suspense

    These 63 spine-tingling stories originally appeared in Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery magazine, and in the words of the master himself, they’ll “make your blood run cold.” Hitchcock coolly serves up cool cops, clever gangsters, bodies stuffed in trunks, kidnappings, adulterous affairs, murder, and espionage, and the resulting thrills are positively delicious. The writers include Ed McBain, whose “Sadie When She Died” features a strange cat-and-mouse game between a sharp detective and the husband of a murdered woman whom the police suspect of having committed the crime. Other tales come from Donald E. Westlake, Bill Pronzini, Patricia ...
    Best Detective Short Stories

    • ASIN: 0883656442
    • Brand: Sterling Publishing

  • Best Short Stories (Dover Large Print Classics)

    William Sydney Porter (1862–1910), better known as O. Henry, led a life similar to those of his own fictional characters. Convicted of embezzlement, he found inspiration in his prison experience for some of the characters who populate his ironic tales. The 16 choice selections in this volume — among them "The Ransom of Red Chief," "The Last Leaf," "The Voice of the City," and the classic, "The Gift of the Magi" — have endeared him to generations of readers. Large print edition.
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    • ASIN: 0486424685
    • UPC: 800759424689

  • Best American Mystery Stories 2017 (The Best American Series ®)

    "Fans of such notables as C.J. Box, Peter Straub, and Joyce Carol Oates chiefly known for their novels will be pleased to see how well they write at shorter length."--Publishers Weekly “Some people might tell you that crime short stories, unlike the more precious kind, are a kind of fictional ghetto, full of cardboard characters and clichéd situations. Not true. These stories are remarkably free of bullshit—al­though there’s always a little, just to grease the wheels,” writes guest editor John Sandford in his introduction. From an isolated Wyoming ranch to the Detroit boxing underworld, and from kidnapping and adultery in the Hollyw...
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    • ASIN: 0544949080
    • Brand: Mariner Books

  • Instinct (previously published as Murder Games)

    A criminal behavior expert teams up with an NYPD detective to track down a criminal in the novel that inspired the hit CBS TV series starring Alan Cumming.Dr. Dylan Reinhart wrote the book on criminal behavior. Literally: he's a renowned, bestselling Ivy League expert on the subject. When a copy of his book turns up at a gruesome murder scene-along with a threatening message from the killer-it looks like someone has been taking notes.Elizabeth Needham is the headstrong and brilliant NYPD Detective in charge of the case who recruits Dylan to help investigate another souvenir left at the scene: a playing card. Another murder, another card. . . ...
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    • ASIN: B01M0CDHMG

  • Rebekah - Girl Detective Books 1-8: Fun Short Story Mysteries for Children Ages 9-12 (The Mysterious Garden, Alien Invasion, Magellan Goes Missing, Ghost Hunting,Grown-Ups Out To Get Us?! + 3 more!)

    Rebekah Daniels is just your ordinary spunky 9 year old girl living in the small town of Curtis Bay...EXCEPT she is determined NOT to be ordinary at all! Her small town is filled with mysteries and Rebekah is sure that she, along with her best friend Mouse, will be able to solve every last one of them. This book is a compilation of books 1-8 of "Rebekah - Girl Detective", short story mysteries for children ages 9-12. Each short story is around 20-24 pages long. It includes the following books: *Mysterious Garden *Alien Invasion *Magellan Goes Missing *Ghost Hunting *Grown-Ups Out To Get Us?! *The Missing Gems *Swimming With Sharks?! *Magic Go...
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    • ASIN: 0615877591

  • The Best American Mystery Stories 2015 (The Best American Series ®)

    In his introduction, guest editor James Patterson observes, “I often hear people lamenting the state of Hollywood . . . If that’s the case, I’ve got one thing to say: read these short stories. You can thank me later.” Patterson has collected a batch of stories that have the sharp tension, drama, and visceral emotion of an Oscar-worthy Hollywood production. Spanning the extremes of human behavior, The Best American Mystery Stories 2015 features characters that must make desperate choices: an imaginative bank-robbing couple, a vengeful high school shooter, a lovesick heiress who will do anything for her man, and many others in “the...
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    • ASIN: 0544526759
    • Brand: Mariner Books

  • Big Little Lies


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    • ASIN: B00HDMMISA

  • The Best American Mystery Stories 2016 (The Best American Series ®)

     “What you’ll find in this volume are stories that demonstrate a mastery of plotting; stories that compel you to keep turning the pages because of plot and because of setting; stories that wield suspense like a sword; stories of people getting their comeuppance; stories that utilize superb point of view; stories that plumb one particular and unfortunate attribute of a character,” promises guest editor Elizabeth George in her introduction. The Best American Mystery Stories 2016 is a feast of both literary crime and hard-boiled detection, featuring a seemingly innocent murderer, a drug dealer in love, a drunken prank gone terribly wrong,...
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    • ASIN: 0544527186
    • Brand: Mariner Books

  • RJ - Boy Detective Books 1-8: Fun Short Story Mysteries for Children Ages 9-12

    This book is a compilation of books 1-8 of "RJ - Boy Detective", fun short story mysteries for children ages 9-12. Each short story is around 30-35 pages long.It includes the following books:*The Mysterious Crate*Vampire Hunting*Alien Goo!*Mystery Poo!*Mr. Pip Is Missing!*Where Is Hensely?*Night Noises*The Cheese ThiefRJ Spencer is a lucky 12 year old. He lives in the big city and his parents are landlords of the high-rise apartment building that is his home.The many tenants in the building, along with the endless possibilities of adventures in the city itself, are the perfect setting for the young detective as he sets out to solve every case...
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    • ASIN: 0615997589

  • 7 best short stories: Detective Fiction - eBook

    ?Detective fiction is a subgenre of crime fiction and mystery fiction in which an investigator or a detective—either professional, amateur or retired—investigates a crime, often murder. The detective genre began around the same time as speculative fiction and other genre fiction in the mid-nineteenth century and has remained extremely popular. Join the world's most famous researchers in this seven short stories selected by critic August Nemo: ? The Red-Headed League by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle The Blue Cross by G. K. Chesterton Traces of Crime by Mary Fortune The Purloined Letter by Edgar Allan Poe The Case of the Dixon
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    7 best short stories: Detective Fiction - eBook

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  • 100 Years of The Best American Short Stories

    An award-winning short-story writer introduces the stories she has selected from such authors as Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Alexie, Roth, Updike, Oates and more, to present a decade-by-decade examination of the literary trends captured by this series over 100 years that tells the history of American short fiction. 30,000 first
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    The Best American Short Stories is the longest running and best-selling series of short fiction in the country. For the centennial celebration of this beloved annual series, master of the form Lorrie Moore selects forty stories from the more than two thousand that were published in previous editions. Series editor Heidi Pitlor recounts behind-the-scenes anecdotes and examines, decade by decade, the trends captured over a hundred years. Together, the stories and commentary offer an extraordinary guided tour through a century of literature with what Moore calls “all its wildnesses of character and voice.” These forty stories represent their eras but also

    • UPC: 45056350
    • Rating: 5.0

  • The Best American Short Stories 2018

    Best-selling, award-winning, pop culture powerhouse Roxane Gay guest edits this year’s Best American Short Stories, the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short
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    Best-selling, award-winning, pop culture powerhouse Roxane Gay guest edits this year’s Best American Short Stories, the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction. “I am looking for the artful way any given story is conveyed,” writes Roxane Gay in her introduction to The Best American Short Stories 2018, “but I also love when a story has a powerful message, when a story teaches me something about the world.” The artful, profound, and sometimes funny stories Gay chose for the collection transport readers from a fraught family reunion to an immigration detention center, from a psychiatric hospital to a

    • UPC: 746152764

  • Rebekah - Girl Detective Books 1-4 : Fun Short Story Mysteries for Children Ages 9-12 (the Mysterious Garden, Alien Invasion, Magellan Goes Missing, Ghost Hunting)

    Rebekah Daniels is just your ordinary spunky 9 year old girl living in the small town of Curtis Bay...EXCEPT she is determined NOT to be ordinary at all! Her small town is filled with mysteries and Rebekah is sure that she, along with her best friend Mouse, will be able to solve every last one of them. This book is a compilation of books 1-4 of "Rebekah - Girl Detective," short story mysteries for children ages 9-12. Each short story is around 20-24 pages long. It includes the following books: *Mysterious Garden *Alien Invasion *Magellan Goes Missing *Ghost Hunting
    Best Detective Short Stories
    Rebekah Daniels is just your ordinary spunky 9 year old girl living in the small town of Curtis Bay...EXCEPT she is determined NOT to be ordinary at all! Her small town is filled with mysteries and Rebekah is sure that she, along with her best friend Mouse, will be able to solve every last one of them. This book is a compilation of books 1-4 of "Rebekah - Girl Detective," short story mysteries for children ages 9-12. Each short story is around 20-24 pages long. It includes the following books: *Mysterious Garden *Alien Invasion *Magellan Goes Missing *Ghost Hunting

    • UPC: 53344523

  • Rebekah - Girl Detective Books 9-12 : Fun Short Story Mysteries for Children Ages 9-12 (Mystery at Summer Camp, Zombie Burgers, Mouse's Secret, the Missing Ice Cream)

    This book is a compilation of books 9-12 of "Rebekah - Girl Detective," short story mysteries for children ages 9-12. Each short story is around 20-24 pages long. It includes the following books: *Mystery At Summer Camp *Zombie Burgers *Mouse's Secret *The Missing Ice Cream Rebekah Daniels is just your ordinary spunky 9 year old girl living in the small town of Curtis Bay...EXCEPT she is determined NOT to be ordinary at all! Her small town is filled with mysteries and Rebekah is sure that she, along with her best friend Mouse, will be able to solve every last one
    Best Detective Short Stories
    This book is a compilation of books 9-12 of "Rebekah - Girl Detective," short story mysteries for children ages 9-12. Each short story is around 20-24 pages long. It includes the following books: *Mystery At Summer Camp *Zombie Burgers *Mouse's Secret *The Missing Ice Cream Rebekah Daniels is just your ordinary spunky 9 year old girl living in the small town of Curtis Bay...EXCEPT she is determined NOT to be ordinary at all! Her small town is filled with mysteries and Rebekah is sure that she, along with her best friend Mouse, will be able to solve every last one

    • UPC: 53344817

  • Short Mystery Story Collection by Detective Fiction, Anthologies Audiobooks

    Short Mystery Story Collection by Detective Fiction, Anthologies Audiobooks Short Mystery Story Collection VARIOUS ( - ) Librivox’s Short Mystery Story Collection 001: a collection of 10 short ...
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    Trapped - Thriller Short Story Of A Trapped Girl

    A girl receives an anonymous gift outside her door. As she opens it she finds a mirror in side it. The most unusual thing happens as she opens the gift. Subscribe to our channels for a new short f...
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    13 SHORT DETECTIVE STORIES AND MATH RIDDLES TO TEST YOUR IQ

    These short detective stories and simple math riddles will test the sharpness of your brain and the overall IQ level. If you can solve 8 of these riddles then your IQ is above average: 00:14 - Cri...
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