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The best American mystery stories, 2009 / edited with an introduction by Jeffery Deaver ; Otto Penzler, series editor.

Deaver, Jeffery. (Added Author). Penzler, Otto. (Added Author). Ayres, Noreen. (Added Author). Bissell, Tom, 1974- (Added Author). Burke, Alafair (Added Author). Burke, James Lee, 1936- (Added Author). Carlson, Ron. (Added Author). Connelly, Michael, 1956- (Added Author). Corbett, David, 1953- (Added Author). Hayes, M. M. M. (Added Author). Hogan, Chuck. (Added Author). Howard, Clark. (Added Author). Kantner, Rob. (Added Author). McClure, Robert. (Added Author). Munro, Alice, 1931- (Added Author). Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- (Added Author). Pizzolatto, Nic, 1975- (Added Author). Powell, Garry Craig. (Added Author). Rohn, Randy. (Added Author). Rusch, Kristine Kathryn (Added Author). Tel, Jonathan. (Added Author). Tran, Vu. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Best American series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch 808.8387 BES (Text) 39391100046646 Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville FIC BES (Text) 37323001829186 FICTION Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette M FIC BES 2009 (Text) 31951004068380 Main Floor - Mysteries Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780547237503 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0547237502 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 381 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Mariner/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Mariner original."
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword -- Introduction / Jeffery Deaver -- Rust / N. J. Ayres -- My interview with the Avenger / Tom Bissell -- Winning / Alafair Burke -- Big midnight special / James Lee Burke -- Beanball / Ron Carlson -- Father's Day / Michael Connelly -- Pretty little parasite / David Corbett -- Meantime, Quentin Ghlee / M. M. M. Hayes -- Two thousand volts / Chuck Hogan -- Manila burning / Clark Howard -- Down home blues / Rob Kantner -- My son / Robert McClure -- Free radicals / Alice Munro -- Dear husband / Joyce Carol Oates -- Wanted man / Nic Pizzolatto -- Kamila and the king of Kandy / Garry Craig Powell -- The man who fell in love with the stump of a tree / Randy Rohn -- G-Men / Kristine Kathryn Rusch -- Bola de la fortuna / Jonathan Tel -- This or any desert / Vu Tran -- Contributor's notes -- Other distinguished mystery stories of 2008.
Subject: Detective and mystery stories, American.
Genre: Short stories, American.
Mystery fiction.
Short stories.

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