|Statement||guest editor, Linda Fairstein ; series editors, Otto Penzler and Thomas H. Cook.|
|Contributions||Fairstein, Linda A., Penzler, Otto., Cook, Thomas H.|
|LC Classifications||HV6785 .B48 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 359 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||359|
The Best American Crime Reporting is yet another must read for the true crime aficionado—an eye-opening compendium of the most gripping, suspenseful, and brilliant crime stories of the year by the masters of the genre. Guest editor Stephen J. Dubner (Freakonomics) joins series editors Otto Penzler and Thomas Cook for the latest annual /5(8). The Best American Crime Reporting contains fifteen stories of varying quality. There are some gems and there are a few disappointments. I believe that five stories are particularly good: The Talented Dr. Krist: In Gary Krist kidnapped an Emory University coed and buried her alive while the coed's wealthy parents paid a large : Thieves, liars, killers, and conspirators—it's a criminal world out there, and someone has got to write about it. An eclectic collection of the year's best reportage, The Best American Crime Reporting brings together the murderers and muscle men, the masterminds, and the mysteries and missteps that make for brilliant stories, told by the aces of the true crime genre. The Best American Crime Reporting Linda A. Fairstein, Author, Otto Penzler, Author, Thomas H. Cook, Author. Harper Perennial $ (p) ISBN
Thieves, liars, killers, and conspiratorsit's a criminal world out there, and someone has got to write about it. An eclectic collection of the year's best reportage, The Best American Crime Reporting brings together the murderers and the masterminds, the mysteries and missteps that make for brilliant stories, told by the aces of the true-crime genre.4/5. The Best American Crime Reporting book series by multiple authors includes books Selections from The Best American Crime Reporting , The Best American Crime Reporting , The Best American Crime Reporting , and several more. The Best of the Best. From to , The Best American Crime Reporting was an annual anthology spotlighting the finest in true crime writing. Two editors oversaw the project: Otto Penzler, the foremost mystery anthologist of recent years, Edgar Award winner Thomas H. Cook. The true story of suburban housewife Gertrude Baniszewski, who kept a teenage girl locked in the basement of her Indiana home during the s. Based on a true story that shocked the nation in , the film recounts one of the most shocking crimes ever committed against a single victim. Sylvia and Jennie Fae Likens, the two daughters of.
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