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Women of Mystery From The Pages Of The World S Two Most Acclaimed Mystery Magazines, Ellery Queen S Mystery Magazine And Alfred Hitchcock S Mystery Magazine, Here Are Fifteen Stories Of Women Sleuths Stories That Have Helped Transform The Conventions Of The Genre Numerous Best Selling And Award Winning Writers Comprise This Entertaining Collection, Many Of Who Appear Here For The First Time In This Book From Cops To Private Eyes In Extraordinary Situations, These Heroines Face Danger And Solve Crimes With Daring And Panache Some Of Them Are Old Friends, While Others Are Introduced Here For The First Time Amanda Cross S Kate Fansler Looks Into The Disappearance Of A Fellow Professor Antonia Fraser S Jemima Shore, TV Journalist And Investigator, Is Hired By A Newlywed To Find His Missing Bride Patricia McGerr S Selena Mead, Government Agent, Plays The Dual Role Of Victim And Level Headed Operative In An Exciting Thriller Sara Paretsky S Widely Renowned V I Warshawski Gets Involved In A Complicated Game, Literally Ruth Rendell S Heroine Undergoes A Liberation From Her Former Self And Mary Higgins Clark Highlights The Heroic Side Of Womankind In Her Story Of A Stewardess And A Stowaway From Mystery To Thriller, To The Lighter Side Of The Genre, These Exciting Stories Will Thrill And Delight Mystery Fans, Both Male And Female Alike This Rich Collection Is Thoughtfully Chosen To Represent The Best Of This Fascinating And Compelling Genre.Contents Introduction By Cynthia Mason Stowaway By Mary Higgins Clark Constitution Street By Janet Stockey A Pair Of Yellow Lilies By Ruth Rendell Discards By Faye Kellerman The Girl Who Wanted To See Venice By Antonia Fraser Chain Of Terror By Patricia McGerr Tania S No Where By Amanda Cross Old Friends By Dorothy Salisbury Davis A Case For Clara Cates By Carolyn Jensen Watts Guilt Feelings By Celia Fremlin A Little Research By Joan Hess The Upstairs Flat By Elizabeth A Dalton The Takamoku Joseki By Sara Paretsky Digby S First Case By Anne Perry Night Vision By B.K Stevens.


About the Author: Cynthia Manson

Cynthia Manson is a literary agent, formerly Director of Marketing at Davis Publications, publishers of Ellery Queen and Alfred Hitchcock s Mystery Magazines She has also edited several anthologies.



10 thoughts on “Women of Mystery

  1. says:

    Only 4 or 5 good stories out of the 15Since I don t normally write reviews unless I have something specific to say, here s the break down of how I rate my books1 star This book was bad, so bad I may have given up and skipped to the end I will avoid this author like the plague in the future.2 stars Th


  2. says:

    The quality of the stories was uneven The most interesting thing about the book is that all of the stories are from either Ellery Queen s Mystery Magazine or Alfred Hitchcock s Mystery Magazine.


  3. says:

    This was a good collection of mysteries I really enjoyed most of these, and that s unusual for me I generally find them lacking for endings and prefer to read full length novels as a rule Of course there were still some I enjoy...


  4. says:

    My favorite this is like comfort food when you re sick Short mystery stories, by women starring women These are a bit dated the book was published in 1992 , but the stories are by and large good The one by Paretsky was one I ve r...


  5. says:

    I love anthologies and this is one of the best from some of the top women of mystery Makes a very good read on the run kind of book for those times you can t just sit down and snuggle in for a long read.


  6. says:

    Read 1 02


  7. says:

    Okay, some good stories.


  8. says:

    Ennh Was okay An okay collection of mystery short stories.


  9. says:

    This is a great book of mini mysteries, I enjoyed all but two of them.


  10. says:

    This is a great collection of mysteries All sorts of interests are represented This book is perfect for anyone who is looking to ease their way into the mystery genre.


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