By Linda Landrigan
From Ed McBain to Sara Paretsky: a party of over fifty years of puzzle masterworks.
For over fifty years, Alfred Hitchcock’s secret Magazine has been one of many most well known magazines of puzzle and suspense. This celebratory anthology gains such bestselling writers as Lawrence Block, Ed McBain, and Jan Burke, simply 3 of the esteemed members to have seemed within the magazine’s pages over the last 5 decades.
This extraordinary anthology displays the range of each factor of the journal: historicals and police procedurals, cozies and noirs, humor and suspense. From Jim Thompson within the fifties and Donald Westlake within the sixties, to contemporary tales via S. J. Rozan, Martin Limon, and Rhys Bowen, this anthology records over a part century of extraordinary storytelling.
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