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The mammoth book of armchair detectives & screen crimes

The mammoth book of armchair detectives & screen crimes

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Published by Robinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Armchair detectives & screen crimes.

    Other titlesArmchair detectives & screen crimes.
    Statementedited by Peter Haining.
    ContributionsHaining, Peter, 1940-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 464 p. ;
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22468116M
    ISBN 101854875396

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    The Mammoth Book of Seriously Comic Fantasy Ashley Mike. Language: english. ISBN ISBN File: EPUB, MB. Send-to-Kindle or Email. Please login to your account first; Need help? Please read our short guide how to send a book to Kindle. These crime stories, both real and imagined, will make great stocking fillers for armchair detectives this Christmas. The Fact of a Body An examination of the criminal justice system in the United States, the nature of crime, and her own experience of abuse, Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich’s The Fact of a Body is a true crime story like no other.

    The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 11 Jones Stephen. Year: Language: english. ISBN ISBN File: EPUB, KB. Send-to-Kindle or Email. Please login to your account first; Need help? Please read our short guide how to send a book to Kindle.   A graduate of Westminster College (Pennsylvania) and Vanderbilt University Law School, I am the author of twelve non-fiction books on crime, criminal investigation, forensic science, policing, and writing. I have been nominated twice for the Mystery Writers of America's Edgar Allen Poe Award in the Best Fact Crime Category.


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"Original stories of crime and detection that were the inspiration behind some of the best-loved screen successes"--Page 4 of cover Old man menace / Louis Joseph Vance (The lone wolf [films, ]) -- The ghost of John Holling / Edgar Wallace (Edgar Wallace Mysteries: The mystery liner [films, ]) -- Nobody's all bad / W.R.

Burnett (Little Caesar [film, ]) -- The three Garridebs. Expanded and updated, this new edition of The Mammoth Book of Unsolved Crime includes such recent cases as British backpacker Peter Falconio, lost in the Australian outback, and reporting as diverse as Colin Wilson's look at the Zodiac Killer of California and Russell Miller's examination of the ongoing obsession with LA's Black Dahlia Killer, to Sydney Horley on the woman Reviews: Shelves: impossible-crimes, locked-room-mysteries, mammoth-book-of, short-stories, mystery, liked-it-enough-to-read-it-again Fine collection of Locked Room mysteries, modern and Golden Age, some published for the first time in this anthology/5(15).

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The better half of the Mr. and Mrs. North deductive duo, Pamela solves all of the cases she and her husband Jerry find themselves investigating in conjunction with the less-than-capable members of New York’s finest.

In between crimes, Pamela and Jerry enjoy domestic married bliss in a brownstone apartment, with playful banter contrasting against the harsh realities of city life.

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LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(1). However, this is a Mammoth book and enough of the articles are excellent that I realy don't have any qualms recommending this book.

Some of the sections are dry and some of the writers seem to have adopted the title of "Armchair Detective" but alot of it is just. The Mammoth book of Movie Detective and screen crimes has a vast collection of stories that lovers of crime fiction will enjoy reading.

Even though much of the material focuses on older detective and crime stories; nevertheless, most of the material was still very interesting and entertaining.4/5. There may not be a lot of evidence on here (yet), but I am a crazy avid reader of True Crime.

I also like a lot of the Mammoth books (I have so far read Cover-Ups and next have to read Pirates and The Beatles). Naturally I saw nothing wrong with reading a Mammoth Book of True Crime. Of course, the timing was a bit off/5(21).

Book Overview This description may be from another edition of this product. This compelling volume presents thirty-five of the most intriguing crime cases that still defy solution, as reported by leading authors and journalists in the field of crime writing.

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I met familiar detectives: Poirot, Wimsey, Spade, Holmes, Perry Mason, the Saint and so on, but some I'd never read before like Charlie Chan and Gideon.

I didn't know A book of short stories can be very useful when you're reading in a confined time space, at the dentist's for example or waiting for someone erratic to show up/5(1).Otto Penzler is the proprietor of the Mysterious Bookshop in New York was publisher of The Armchair Detective, the founder of the Mysterious Press and the Armchair Detective Library, and created the publishing firm Otto Penzler is a two-time Edgar Award–winner and the recipient of the Ellery Queen Award.

A New York Times bestselling editor of numerous anthologies, his work.The mammoth book of movie detectives & screen crimes. [Peter Haining;] -- "Original stories of crime and detection that were the inspiration behind some of the best-loved screen successes"--Page 4 of cover.