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Jack Be Quick and Other Crime Stories (1999) [Collection]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Barbara Paul's versatility is apparent in the diversity of short stories in her first collection. "French Asparagus" explores a dysfunctional family's reaction when one of their own is in danger. "Scat" features a neurotic, half-starved cat who has trouble trusting humans. The title story, "Jack Be Quick, " gives the reader a new look at Jack the Ripper and his victims - all respectable women forced into prostitution by related circumstances...

Contents:

  • Introduction · in
  • Okay, Diogenes, You Can Stop Looking—We Found Him · nv Murder Most Delicious, ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Signet, 1995
  • Scat · nv Cat Crimes, ed. Martin H. Greenberg & Ed Gorman, Fine, 1991
  • French Asparagus · ss Murderous Intent Fll ’96
  • The Favor · ss Mystery Monthly Jul ’76
  • Portrait of the Artist as a Young Corpse [Enrico Caruso] · ss Crime Through Time, ed. Miriam Grace Monfredo & Sharan Newman, Berkley, 1997
  • Stet · ss Brought to Book, ed. Penny Sumner, London: Women’s Press, 1998
  • Ho, Ho, Ho · ss Santa Clues, ed. Martin H. Greenberg & Carol-Lynn Rossel Waugh, Signet, 1993
  • Play Nice · ss EQMM Mar ’94
  • Jack Be Quick · nv Solved, ed. Ed Gorman & Martin H. Greenberg, Carroll & Graf, 1991

Original title: Jack Be Quick and Other Crime Stories
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionCrime and Mystery


The following works are contained within this one:
     Favor, the (1976) [Short Story]
      Author: Barbara Paul
     Scat (1991) [Short Story]
      Author: Barbara Paul
     Jack Be Quick (1991) [Short Story]
      Author: Barbara Paul
     Ho, Ho, Ho (1993) [Short Story]
      Author: Barbara Paul
     Play Nice (1994) [Short Story]
      Author: Barbara Paul
     Okay, Diogenes, You Can Stop Looking—We Found Him (1995) [Short Story]
      Author: Barbara Paul
     French Asparagus (1996) [Short Story]
      Author: Barbara Paul
     Portrait of the Artist as a Young Corpse (1997) [Short Story]
      Author: Barbara Paul
     Stet (1998) [Short Story]
      Author: Barbara Paul

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Jack Be Quick and Other Crime Stories (1999)
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Language: English

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