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Title The best American mystery stories, 2009 / edited with an introduction by Jeffery Deaver ; Otto Penzler, series editor.

Publication Info. Boston, MA : Mariner/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2009]
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Description xviii, 381 pages ; 21 cm
Series Best American series.
Note "A Mariner original."
Contents Foreword -- Introduction / Jeffery Deaver -- Rust / N. J. Ayres -- My interview with the Avenger / Tom Bissell -- Winning / Alafair Burke -- Big midnight special / James Lee Burke -- Beanball / Ron Carlson -- Father's Day / Michael Connelly -- Pretty little parasite / David Corbett -- Meantime, Quentin Ghlee / M. M. M. Hayes -- Two thousand volts / Chuck Hogan -- Manila burning / Clark Howard -- Down home blues / Rob Kantner -- My son / Robert McClure -- Free radicals / Alice Munro -- Dear husband / Joyce Carol Oates -- Wanted man / Nic Pizzolatto -- Kamila and the king of Kandy / Garry Craig Powell -- The man who fell in love with the stump of a tree / Randy Rohn -- G-Men / Kristine Kathryn Rusch -- Bola de la fortuna / Jonathan Tel -- This or any desert / Vu Tran -- Contributor's notes -- Other distinguished mystery stories of 2008.
Subject Detective and mystery stories, American.
Genre Short stories, American.
Mystery fiction.
Short stories.
Added Author Deaver, Jeffery.
Penzler, Otto.
Ayres, Noreen.
Bissell, Tom, 1974-
Burke, Alafair.
Burke, James Lee, 1936-
Carlson, Ron.
Connelly, Michael, 1956-
Corbett, David, 1953-
Hayes, M. M. M.
Hogan, Chuck.
Howard, Clark.
Kantner, Rob.
McClure, Robert.
Munro, Alice, 1931-
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Pizzolatto, Nic, 1975-
Powell, Garry Craig.
Rohn, Randy.
Rusch, Kristine Kathryn.
Tel, Jonathan.
Tr̀ân, Vũ.
Added Title Rust.
My interview with the avenger.
Big midnight special.
Father's day.
Pretty little parasite.
Meantime, Quentin Ghlee.
Two thousand volts.
Manila burning.
Down home blues.
My son.
Free radicals.
Dear husband.
Wanted man.
Kamila and the king of kandy.
Man who fell in love with the stump of a tree.
Bola de la fortuna.
This or any desert.
ISBN 9780547237503 (pbk.)
0547237502 (pbk.)
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