The Book of Extraordinary Impossible Crimes and Puzzling Deaths : The Best New Original Stories of the Genre (Mystery & Detective Anthology) Paperback / softback
Edited by Maxim Jakubowski
Some of the Latest and Best from the Whodunnit GenreThe Book of Extraordinary Impossible Crimes and Puzzling Deaths is the latest collection from legendary murder mystery editor and writer Maxim Jakubowski.
Filled with impossible murders and puzzling plot twists that keep your eyes on the page and brain on the mysteries until the last page. Clever fictional crime stories. Some of mystery fiction's most inventive talents from the USA and UK offer a series of brand-new ingenious murder stories that will have you scratching your brow until the very last minute and delighting in Machiavellian solutions.
Enjoy the third volume in Mango's innovative collections of the best crime stories fiction has to offer. Enigmas and puzzling plot twists. Crime mystery fiction can be full of impenetrable conundrums and endless question marks when the story itself becomes a reality-defying puzzle for the sleuth to solve.
A murder has been committed but how could it have happened?
Was the room locked from the inside? Was the suspect or killer actually close to the scene or miles away?
Why does the body show no sign of violence? Where is the murder weapon? Was the right person actually killed?Fresh innovative murder stories.
The locked room murder genre has always been a favorite.
Collected by Maxim Jakubowski, one of the genre's eminent award-winning editors, his latest book features never before seen stories by some of the most renowned American and British crime and thriller authors of today, including British Science Fiction Award winner Eric Brown, Derringer Award winner O'Neil de Noux, and multiple CWA Dagger Award winners and nominees. A fan of Maxim Jakubowski's The Book of Extraordinary Historical Mystery Stories and The Book of Extraordinary Amateur Sleuth and Private Eye Stories?
Reader of books such as Best American Mystery Stories 2018, Her Body and Other Parties, or The Big Book of Female Detectives?
A movie goer who liked Clue or Knives Out? Jakubowski's latest book is for you.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 288 pages, No
- Publisher: Mango Media
- Publication Date: 02/07/2020
- Category: Anthologies (non-poetry)
- ISBN: 9781642502183