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Century of Great Suspense Stories, a (2001) [Anthology]
by Robert Barnard Robert Bloch Lawrence Block Anthony Boucher Fredric Brown James M. Cain Max Allan Collins Jeffery Deaver Stanley Ellin Harlan Ellison Erle Stanley Gardner Ed Gorman Anna Katharine Green Jeremiah Healy Tony Hillerman Edward D. Hoch Stephen King John Lutz John D. MacDonald Ross MacDonald Michael Malone Steve Martini Ed McBain Sharyn McCrumb Margaret Millar Marcia Muller Sara Paretsky Bill Pronzini Ellery Queen Ruth Rendell Lisa Scottoline Georges Simenon Mickey Spillane Rex Stout Janwillem van de Wetering Donald E. Westlake Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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  • The Gentleman in the Lake by Robert Barnard
  • Life in Our Time by Robert Bloch
  • Batman’s Helpers by Lawrence Block
  • The Girl Who Married a Monster by Anthony Boucher
  • The Wench Is Dead by Fredric Brown
  • Cigarette Girl by James M. Cain
  • A Matter of Principal by Max Allan Collins
  • The Weekender by Jeffery Deaver
  • Reasons Unknown by Stanley Ellin
  • Killing Bernstein by Harlan Ellison
  • Leg Man by Erle Stanley Gardner
  • One of Those Days, One of Those Nights by Ed Gorman
  • Missing: Page Thirteen by Anna Katharine Green
  • Voir Dire by Jeremiah Healy
  • Chee’s Witch by Tony Hillerman
  • Interpol: The Case of the Modern Medusa by Edward D. Hoch
  • Quitters, Inc. by Stephen King
  • So Young, So Fair, So Dead by John Lutz
  • Nor Iron Bars by John D. MacDonald
  • Guilt-Edged Blonde by Ross Macdonald
  • Red Clay by Michael Malone
  • Poetic Justice by Steve Martini
  • A Very Merry Christmas by Ed McBain
  • Among My Souvenirs by Sharyn McCrumb
  • The People Across the Canyon by Margaret Millar
  • Benny’s Space by Marcia Muller
  • Heartbreak House by Sara Paretsky
  • Stacked Deck by Bill Pronzini
  • Adventure of the Dauphin Doll by Ellery Queen
  • Burning End by Ruth Rendell
  • Carrying Concealed by Lisa Scottoline
  • The Little House at Croix-Rousse by Georges Simenon
  • The Girl Behind the Hedge by Mickey Spillane
  • Fourth of July Picnic by Rex Stout
  • Lady Hillary by Janwillem van de Wetering
  • This Is Death by Donald E. Westlake

Original title: A Century of Great Suspense Stories
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysterySuspense

The following works are contained within this one:
     People Across the Canyon, the (1962) [Short Story]
      Author: Margaret Millar
     Life in Our Time (1966) [Short Story]
      Author: Robert Bloch
     So Young, So Fair, So Dead (1973) [Short Story]
      Author: John Lutz
     Interpol: The Case of the Modern Medusa (1973) [Short Story]
      Author: Edward D. Hoch
     This Is Death (1977) [Short Story]
      Author: Donald E. Westlake
     Quitters, Inc. (1978) [Short Story]
      Author: Stephen King
     Matter of Principal, a (1989) [Short Story]
      Author: Max Allan Collins
     Batman's Helpers (1990) [Short Story]
      Author: Lawrence Block
     Benny's Space (1991) [Short Story]
      Author: Marcia Muller
     One of Those Days, One of Those Nights (1994) [Short Story]
      Author: Ed Gorman
     Heartbreak House (1996) [Short Story]
      Author: Sara Paretsky

Edition #1: A Century of Great Suspense Stories

A Century of Great Suspense Stories (2001)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: Jeffery Deaver
Introduction by: Jeffery Deaver
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A Century of Great Suspense Stories (2002)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York, NY
Publisher: Berkley Books
ISBN: 9780425187579
Dimensions: 6.7 x 8.5 x 1.3
Pages: 590

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