Death Sentences

Death Sentences

Stories of Deathly Books, Murderous Booksellers & Lethal Literature From the World's Best Crime Writers

Book - 2014
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'What treats you have in store!' IAN RANKIN.

Sigmund Freud deals with an unwelcome visitor; Columbo confronts a murderous bookseller; a Mexican cartel kingpin with a fatal weakness for rare books; deadly secrets deep in the London Library: who knew literature could be so lethal? Here are 15 short stories to die for from the world's best crime writers.

With an introduction from Ian Rankin, DEATH SENTENCES includes original, specially commissioned stories about deadly books from Jeffrey Deaver, Andrew Taylor, Laura Lippman, C.J. Box, Anne Perry, Ken Bruen, Thomas H. Cook, Micky Spillaine & Max Adam Collins, Nelson DeMille and John Connolly.

Publisher: London, Head of Zeus,, 2014.
ISBN: 9781781856741
Characteristics: 526 pages ; 24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Penzler, Otto - Editor
Rankin, Ian


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Feb 20, 2015

very entertaining reading,as a former bookshop owner I especially enjoyed the stories.Highly recommended!

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