By J. A. Konrath
This assortment gains twenty brief tales from funny mystery author J.A. Konrath. integrated are a couple of hardboiled stories, a few noir, a few parody and satire, a couple of straight-out comedy items, and some tales that did not healthy into Konrath's different collections, Horror tales and Jack Daniels Stories.
The twenty tales include:
The immense men - Flash fiction, winner of the Derringer Award.
A Fistful of comfortable - A satire of the secret comfortable genre.
Cleansing - An historic crime of biblical proportions.
Lying Eyes - clear up it your self, given the clues.
Perfect Plan - one other clear up it your self. do not you have in mind One Minute Mysteries and Encyclopedia Brown?
Piece of Cake - one other remedy it your self, initially featured in Woman's World.
Animal charm - clear up it yourself.
Urgent answer wanted - A cautionary story approximately facing spammers.
Blaine's Deal - A parody of hardboiled noir.
Light Drizzle - A light-hearted send-up of hitman stories.
An Archaeologist's tale - How digging up previous bones ends up in clean corpses.
Don't Press That Button! - An essay concerning the contraptions within the James Bond universe, and that you have to buy.
Piranha Pool - A author looking feedback will pay the last word price.
A Newbie's advisor to Thrillerfest - by no means been to a secret convention? this is the in-depth dirt.
Inspector Oxnard - he is both exceptional, or too silly to breathe.
One evening basically - A activities fan leads to penitentiary, focused on the affection of the game.
Could Stephanie Plum vehicle particularly Get vehicle assurance? - An essay approximately Janet Evanovich's recognized character.
Cozy or Hardboiled? - Take the attempt to determine which sort of ebook you are interpreting.
Addiction - what is the worst drug you may get hung up on?
Weigh to move - A humor column approximately overall healthiness clubs.
Specially formatted for Kindle with an interactive desk of contents, this e-book additionally contains excerpts from Whiskey bitter and Disturb by way of J.A. Konrath.
About the Author
JA Konrath is the writer of 8 novels within the Jack Daniels mystery sequence. they don't have to be learn in chronological order to be loved, yet when you need to know it truly is: Whiskey bitter, Bloody Mary, Rusty Nail, soiled Martini, Fuzzy Navel, Cherry Bomb, Shaken, and Stirred.
Jack additionally looks within the novels Shot of Tequila, Flee, Spree, 3, Timecaster Supersymmetry, Banana Hammock, and Serial Killers Uncut, in addition to the fast tale assortment Jack Daniels tales, and the novellas Floaters and Burners.
Last name, the 9th Jack Daniels novel, should be to be had in spring of 2013.
Other novels contain beginning, The checklist, Disturb, Shot of Tequila, and Serial Killers Uncut.
Konrath writes horror below the identify Jack Kilborn, together with the bestsellers Afraid, Trapped, and Endurance.
He has bought over 1000000 ebooks.