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< p> A sterling collection of the year's most shocking, compelling, and gripping writing about real-life crime, the 2006 edition of < i> The Best American Crime Writing< /i> offers fascinating vicarious journeys into a world of felons and their felonious acts. This thrilling compendium includes: < /p> < ul> < li> < p> Jeffrey Toobin's eye-opening expos& #233; in < i> The New Yorker< /i> about a famous prosecutor who may have put the wrong man on death row< /p> < /li> < li> < p> Skip Hollandsworth's amazing but true tale of an old cowboy bank robber who turned out to be a classic good-hearted Texas woman< /p> < /li> < li> < p> Jimmy Breslin's stellar piece about the end of the Mob as we know it< /p> < /li> < /ul>
A collection of the best mystery writing published in 2011 culled from a variety of sources.
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Charles Todd, Daniel Woodrell, and others
A sterling collection of the year's most shocking, compelling, and gripping writing about real-life crime, the 2006 edition of The Best American Crime Writing offers fascinating vicarious journeys into a world of felons and their felonious acts. This thrilling compendium includes:
About the Author
Otto Penzler is the proprietor of the Mysterious Bookshop, the founder of the Mysterious Press, the creator of Otto Penzler Books, and the editor of many books and anthologies.
Thomas H. Cook is the author of twenty-three books, including The Chatham School Affair, which won the Edgar Allan Poe Award for best novel, and, most recently, The Last Talk with Lola Faye.
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