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Books in Bookshelf : 16
The Adventure of the Missing Detective: And 19 of the Year's Finest Crime and Mystery
Author : Ed Gorman
From traditional mystery stories with devious doings and a plot full of clues to terse thrillers with edge-of-the-seat climaxes to the nail-biting tale of psychological suspense, no field of popular fiction can match contemporary crime writing in diversity, excitement, cunning, or satisfaction. In t...
McSweeney's enchanted chamber of astonishing stories
Author : Michael Chabon
Michael Chabon is back with a brand-new collection that reinvigorates the stay-up-all-night, edge-of-the seat, fingernail-biting, page-turning tradition of literary short stories, featuring Margaret Atwood, Stephen King, Peter Straub, David Mitchell, Jonathan Lethem, Heidi Julavits, Roddy Doyle, and...
The masters of mystery
Renowned Victorians such as Wilkie Collins, Charles Dickens and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle were the pioneers of crime and detective fiction, but they were by no means alone. In this definitive collection, mystery critic and historian Martin Radcliffe delves into the archives and presents some of the bes...
Complete Adventures of Feluda Volume 1
Author : Satyajit Ray
Between 1965 and 1992, Satyajit Ray wrote a total of 335 Feluda stories, featuring the master sleuth Pradosh C. Mitter. The plots involve murder, intrigue and adventure, narrated in a racy, humorous style. All of this makes for enormously entertaining fare - and it is no wonder that each Feluda book...
Golden Age Detective Stories
Author : Mary Smith
Masterful detective writing from the Victorian and Edwardian eras, including classic stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, G.K. Chesterton, Edgar Wallace and many others. This hugely enjoyable collection explores the golden age of the detective story, from its beginnings with the appearance of the fir...
The fourth Wexford omnibus
Author : Ruth Rendell
An omnibus edition of three Inspector Wexford mysteries - "Wolf to the Slaughter", "Put on by Cunning" and "The Speaker of Mandarin"....
The mammoth book of science fiction
Author : Mike Ashley
The art of writing great science fiction is that it challenges the imagination, pushing it to extreme limits and in this anthology, selecting some of the best modern science fiction from the last fifty years, twenty leading authors of the genre ask the question 'What if...?' and then give their own ...
The Mammoth Book of New Jules Verne Stories
Author : Jules Verne
A hundred years after the death of Jules Verne, the founding father of science fiction, The Mammoth Book of New Jules Verne Adventures celebrates his amazing vision. A host of top science fiction authors pay homage to Verne's genius with a series of breathtaking stories using as a springboard his ic...
The mammoth book of roaring twenties whodunnits
Author : Mike Ashley
Mike Ashley's brilliant new collection of whodunnits presents stories that reflect all the excitement, escapism and eccentricity of the 1920s. The Roaring Twenties, the Jazz Age, the Age of Wonderful Nonsense - this was the decade when everyone went a little bit crazy with the euphoria of getting th...
Complete Adventures of Feluda, v. 2
Author : Satyajit Ray
19 tales of detection by Ray's master sleuth, Feluda. includes new material....
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