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Head of Zeus
The Best American Mystery Stories: Volume 17
The Best American Mystery Stories: Volume 17 edited by Lisa Scottoline, edited by Otto Penzler

These short stories are like shots of espresso – best downed in one go and guaranteed to leave the heart racing. Hand-picked by bestselling author Lisa Scottoline, they showcase the best of contemporary crime-writing, from masters of suspense and stars of the future alike. Whether ingenious detective story or hardboiled noir, action-packed thriller or stylish historical mystery, these twenty stand-out stories should form the cornerstone of any crime reader's library.

Michael Connelly fans will be thrilled to find a Harry Bosch story, 'A Fine Mist of Blood', in which the LAPD detective tracks a cold case to a very warm conclusion.

Head of Zeus * Crime Fiction
01 May 2014 * 320pp * £4.49 * 9781781858400
Editor

Lisa Scottoline

Lisa Scottoline
Lisa Scottoline is an Edgar award winner and New York Times bestselling author.
Editor
Otto Penzler
Otto Penzler
Otto Penzler is the proprietor of the Mysterious Bookshop in New York City, founder of the Mysterious Press, and a two-time Edgar award-winner.
ALSO BY Otto Penzler
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