The Best American Mystery Stories 1998 by Otto Penzler

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20 contemporary tales, judged the best of the year. (selected by Sue Grafton)

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ContributionsSue Grafton (Editor)
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Number of Pages345
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ISBN 100395835860
ISBN 109780395835869

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Otto Penzler is the proprietor of The Mysterious Bookshop in New York City. He was publisher of The Armchair Detective, the founder of the Mysterious Press and the Armchair Detective Library, and created the publishing firm Otto Penzler is a recipient of an Edgar Award for The Encyclopedia of Mystery and Detection and the Ellery Queen Award by the Mystery Writers of America for his.

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