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The mammoth book of the world's best crime stories

Format: Print Book 2009
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Northland Public Library Mystery FIC MAMMOTH MYS
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Mystery
 
Call Number  FIC MAMMOTH MYS
 
 
Summary
Get your fix with a winning collection that covers a full range of crime fiction, from noir and thrillers to whodunits and procedurals that take place across the globe.
Contents
Italy: Crime for a crime / Giorgio Faletti
Great Britain: Rumpole and the Christmas break / John Mortimer
Netherlands: Temp / René Appel
Norway: Serum / Jo Nesbø
- New Zealand: Huxley / Chad Taylor
Germany: Among partisans / Carmen Korn
France: Ethnic cleansing / Dominique Manotti
Sweden: Really shitty day / Camilla Läckberg
Spain: That fat, sadistic bastard / José Carlos Somoza
Great Britain: Strawberry tree / Ruth Rendell
Netherlands: Out of the blue / Carla Vermaat
Germany: Wedding in Voerde / Gunter Gerlach
Sweden: When he finally came / Inger Jalakas
France: Angel is speaking / François Rivière
Russia: Table talk, 1882 / Boris Akunin
Spain: Dead end / Julián Ibáñez
Italy : Die wanderung / Michael Gregorio
Trinidad: Pot luck / Lisa Allen-Agostini
Sweden: Angel child / Tove Klackenberg
Germany: All for Bergkamen / Sebastian Fitzek
Japan: Urban legend puzzle / Norizuki Rintarō
Netherlands: Duel / Jacob Vis
Mexico: Deepest south / Paco Ignacio Taibo II
Germany: Escalator obstructors / Juergen Ehlers
India: Voices in the head / Altaf Tyrewala
USA: Christmas present / Jeffery Deaver
France: Scars / Daniel Walther
Cuba: Staring at the Sun / Leonardo Padura
Netherlands: Sword of God / Josh Pachter
Spain: Now let's talk about Laura / Andreu Martin
Canada: My vacation in the numbers racket / Howard Engel
Germany: Night over Unna / Bernhard Jaumann
USA: Big switch / Mickey Spillane & Max Allan Collins
Turkey: Hitching in the Lodos / Feryal Tilmaç
Italy: It's not true / Diego De Silva
Great Britain: Tell me who to kill / Ian Rankin.

Additional Information
Subjects Detective and mystery stories, American.
Detective and mystery stories, English.
Detective and mystery stories.
Mystery fiction.
Publisher [Philadelphia, PA] :Running Press,2009
Other Titles World's best crime stories
Contributors Jakubowski, Maxim.
Language English
Notes First published in the UK, London: Robinson, 2009.
"36 stories by Boris Akunin, Jeffrey Deaver, Jo Nesbø, Ian Rankin and many more."--Cover.
Description xvi, 588 pages ; 20 cm
ISBN 9780762437252
0762437251
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