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0857301322
Book:Ten year stretch: celebrating a decade of crime fiction at Crimefest; edited by Martin Edwards and Adrian Muller:2018 Ten year stretch: celebrating a decade of crime fiction at Crimefest; edited by Martin Edwards and Adrian Muller
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Author: Edwards, Martin
Author: Edwards, Martin
Author: Muller, Adrian
Year: 2018
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: CRIME
Publisher: No Exit Press, 2018
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9780857301321
Notes:
The twenty brand new crime stories in this book have been specially commissioned to celebrate the tenth anniversary of CrimeFest, described by the Guardian as 'one of the 50 best festivals in the world'. Contributors come from around the world and include the legendary Maj Sjowall who, together with partner Per Wahloo, was the originator of Nordic noir.
Additional information: 320 pages, 20 cm, pbk
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Language: English
Type: Large print
Publisher: Magna
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Standard print edition originally published: London: Allison & Busby Limited, 2016 20 years ago, Malcolm Whiteley discovers his attractive wife Lysette is having an affair. The Whiteleys are wealthy, and live with their 16-year-old daughter Amer in the magnificent Dungeon House, overlooking Cumbria's remote western coast. But Malcolm is under financial and emotional pressure, and he begins to disintegrate psychologically, suspecting the men in their circle of being Lysette's lover. When Lysette tells Malcolm their marriage is over, he snaps, and takes out the old Winchester rifle he has been hiding from Lysette. Back to the present day, and Hannah Scarlett's cold case team are looking into the 3-year-old mystery of the disappearance of Lily Elston, whose father was Malcolm Whiteley's accountant. Their investigation coincides with the disappearance of another teenage girl, Shona Whiteley, daughter of Malcolm's nephew Nigel.
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Year: 2015
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Type: Book
Publisher: The History Press
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: A collection of new and original essays about famous and obscure real life crimes, 'Truly Criminal' showcases a group of award-winning writers who all share a special passion for crime.
288 pages ; 22 cm (pbk)
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Book:Motives for murder:2016
Author: Edwards, Martin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
Content type: Short story
Publisher: Sphere
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: The Detection Club was founded by the creme de la crime of British crime writing in 1930 and its members included Agatha Christie, Dorothy L. Sayers, Anthony Berkeley and the Club's first president, G.K. Chesterton. The Detection Club was a way for crime writers to get together, socialise and discuss ideas, a tradition that continues to this day. Edited by current Detection Club President, Martin Edwards, 'Motives for Murder' introduces new stories by members of the Club - some of the best crime writers in the business today - in honour of multi-award-winning author, Peter Lovesey.
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Book:The golden age of murder, the mystery of the writers who invented the modern detective story:2015
Author: Edwards, Martin
Year: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: HarperCollinsPublishers
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: A real-life detective story, investigating how Agatha Christie and colleagues in a mysterious literary club transformed crime fiction, writing books casting new light on unsolved murders whilst hiding clues to their authors' darkest secrets.
xxiv, 481 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm (hbk)
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Year: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: 'Crimson Snow' brings together a dozen vintage crime stories set in winter. Welcome to a world of Father Christmases behaving oddly, a famous fictional detective in a Yuletide drama, mysterious tracks in the snow, and some very unpleasant carol singers. The mysterious events chronicled by a distinguished array of contributors in this volume frequently take place at Christmas.
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Book:Continental crimes:2017
Author: Edwards, Martin
Year: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Content type: Short story
Publisher: The British Library
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: A man is forbidden to uncover the secret of the tower in a fairy-tale castle by the Rhine. A headless corpse is found in a secret garden in Paris - belonging to the city's chief of police. And a drowned man is fished from the sea off the Italian Riviera, leaving the carabinieri to wonder why his socialite friends at the Villa Almirante are so unconcerned by his death. These are three of the scenarios in this new collection of vintage crime stories compiled by Martin Edwards.
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Book:The long arm of the law, classic police stories:2017
Author: Edwards, Martin
Year: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Content type: Short story
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: In classic British crime fiction, dazzling detective work is often the province of a brilliant amateur - whereas the humble police detective cuts a hapless figure. The 12 stories collected here strike a blow for the professionals, with teasing mysteries to challenge by a hard-working police officer's persistence and scrupulous attention to detail.
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Book:Capital crimes, London mysteries:2015
Author: Edwards, Martin
Year: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Content type: Short story
Publisher: The British Library
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: With its fascinating mix of people - rich and poor, British and foreign, worthy and suspicious - London is a city where anything can happen. The possibilities for criminals and for the crime writer are endless. London has been home to many of fiction's finest detectives, and the setting for mystery novels and short stories of the highest quality. 'Capital Crimes' is an eclectic collection of London-based crime stories, blending the familiar with the unexpected in a way that reflects the personality of the city.
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Book:Murder at the manor, country house mysteries:2016
Author: Edwards, Martin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
Content type: Short story
Publisher: The British Library
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: The English country house is an iconic setting for some of the greatest crime fiction. This new collection gathers together stories written over a span of about 65 years, during which British society, and life in country houses, was transformed out of all recognition.
384 pages ; 19 cm (pbk)
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Book:Silent night, Christmas mysteries:2015
Author: Edwards, Martin
Year: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Content type: Short story
Publisher: The British Library
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Christmas is a mysterious, as well as magical, time of year. Strange things can happen, and this helps to explain the hallowed tradition of telling ghost stories around the fireside as the year draws to a close. Christmas tales of crime and detection have a similar appeal. This book introduces readers to some of the finest Christmas detective stories of the past.
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