Killer Year

Killer Year

Stories to Die For-- From the Hottest New Crime Writers

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Baker & Taylor
Some of the rising stars in the crime, suspense, and mystery genres reveal their talents in an anthology of short stories, each of which is introduced by such mentors as Tess Gerritsen, Jeffery Deaver, and Lee Child.

McMillan Palgrave
Killer Year is a group of 13 debut crime/mystery/suspense authors whose books will be published in 2007. The graduating class includes such rising stars as Robert Gregory Browne, Toni McGee Causey, Marcus Sakey, Derek Nikitas, Marc Lecard, JT Ellison, Brett Battles, Jason Pinter, Bill Cameron, Sean Chercover, Patry Francis, Gregg Olsen, and David White. Each of the short stories displaying their talents are introduced by their Killer Year mentors, some of which include bestselling authors Lee Child, Tess Gerritsen and Jeffrey Deaver, with additional stories by Ken Bruen, Allison Brennan and Duane Swierczynski. Bestselling authors Laura Lippman and MJ Rose contribute insightful essays. Inside you'll read about a small time crook in over his head, a story told backwards with a heroine not to be messed with, a tale of boys and the trouble they will get into over a girl, and many more stories of the highest caliber in murder, mayhem, and sheer entertainment. This amazing anthology, edited by the grandmaster Lee Child, is sure to garner lots of attention and keep readers coming back for more.


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Some of the rising stars in the crime, suspense, and mystery genres reveal their talents in a spinetingling anthology of short stories, each of which is introduced by such mentors as Tess Gerritsen, Jeffery Deaver, and Lee Child, accompanied by additional tales and essays by Laura Lippman, MJ Rose, Allison Brennan, Ken Bruen, and Duane Swierczynski. 25,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780312374709
0312374704
Branch Call Number: M KILLER
Characteristics: xvii, 281 p. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Child, Lee

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seeker472
Mar 05, 2017

Very good book. A great way to find new talent. I will be looking for more by some of these
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ErichKlotzbuecher
Jul 30, 2016

Great read. Since this book came out in 2008 many of the authors have become widely known and read (at least by me).

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mopsey
Aug 08, 2008

very entertaining - introduced me to some very good authors

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