Ten year stretch : celebrating a decade of crime fiction at CrimeFest

Ten year stretch : celebrating a decade of crime fiction at CrimeFest
  • Item Type: Book - TENY MYSTERY
  • Published: 2018
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Description

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 Sjöwall who, together with partner Per Wahlöö, was the originator of Nordic noir. The editors are Martin Edwards and Adrian Muller. Martin Edwards is responsible for many award-winning anthologies and Adrian Muller is one of the co-founders of CrimeFest.

Related Subjects

Criminal investigation--Fiction.
Murder--Fiction.

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ISBN:

9780857301321 (paperback)

Title:

Ten year stretch : celebrating a decade of crime fiction at CrimeFest / edited by Martin Edwards and Adrian Muller ; foreword by Peter James.

Variant title:

10 year stretch

Publication Info:

Harpenden, UK : No Exit Press, an imprint of Oldcastle Books Ltd, 2018.

Publication Info:

©2018

Physical description:

351 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm.

Content Type:

text

Content Type:

still image

Media Type:

unmediated

Carrier Type:

volume

Contents:

Foreword / Peter James -- Introduction / Martin Edwards -- The hired man / Bill Beverly -- The last locked room / Simon Brett -- Shorty and the briefcase / Lee Child -- Moses and the locked tent mystery / Ann Cleeves -- Blind date / Jeffery Deaver -- Strangers in a pub / Martin Edwards -- Crime scene / Kate Ellis -- Normal rules do not apply / Peter Guttridge -- Ask Tom St. Clare / Sophie Hannah -- Blue and sentimental / John Harvey -- How many cats have you killed? / Mick Herron -- Daylight robbery / Donna Moore -- The snapperoody / Caro Ramsay -- Inside the box / Ian Rankin -- Freezer burn / James Sallis -- Caught on camera / Zoë Sharp -- Road trip / Yrsa Sigurðardóttir -- Long time no see / Maj Sjöwall, translated by Catherine Edwards -- The ring / Michael Stanley -- The five-letter word / Andrew Taylor -- Afterword / Adrian Muller.

Subject term:

Criminal investigation--Fiction.

Subject term:

Murder--Fiction.

Genre index term:

Short stories.

Genre index term:

Detective and mystery fiction.

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Beverly, William, 1965- Hired man.

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Brett, Simon. Last locked room.

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Child, Lee. Shorty and the briefcase.

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Cleeves, Ann. Moses and the locked tent mystery.

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Deaver, Jeffery. Blind date.

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Edwards, Martin, 1955- Strangers in a pub.

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Ellis, Kate, 1953- Crime scene.

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Guttridge, Peter. Normal rules do not apply.

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Hannah, Sophie, 1971- Ask Tom St. Clare.

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Harvey, John, 1938- Blue and sentimental.

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Herron, Mick. How many cats have you killed?

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Moore, Donna, 1962- Daylight robbery.

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Ramsay, Caro. Snapperoody.

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Rankin, Ian. Inside the box.

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Sallis, James, 1944- Freezer burn.

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Sharp, Zoë, 1966- Caught on camera.

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Yrsa Sigurðardóttir. Road trip.

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Sjöwall, Maj, 1935- Long time no see.

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Stanley, Michael. Ring.

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Taylor, Andrew, 1951 October 14- Five-letter word.

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Edwards, Martin, 1955-

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Muller, Adrian (Crime fiction writer),

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James, Peter, 1948-

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