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Daggers Drawn

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It brings the reader a collection of works from incredible modern crime authors such as Ian Rankin, Jeffery Deaver and John Connolly. Two schoolchildren find themselves serving as ball boys at Wimbledon, at a tennis match where it appears a murder has taken place and a student takes revenge on a teacher as we discover from her homework. According to Andrey Leskov, in Alexandra Ivanovna Syntyanina the author portrayed his father's aunt Natalia Petrovna Strakhova, who was also forced to "enjoy the dubious privilege of being the wife of a madman from very early years. Here we have a collection of nineteen short stories that have won the CWA Short Story Dagger over the 38 years since its inception.

The one point, however, that chiefly attracted Loveday's attention was the extreme neatness that prevailed throughout the apartment—a neatness, however, that was carried out with so strict an eye to comfort and convenience that it seemed to proclaim the hand of a first-class maid.And as such they have their own awards, The Daggers, given to the best of the best in crime fiction. This morning, immediately after breakfast, Miss Monroe walked out of the house all by herself, and no one knows where she has gone. Gathering together nineteen winners of the CWA dagger for best short story, this superb collection features a host of crime fiction’s biggest names, from Jeffery Deaver and Ian Rankin to Denise Mina and John Connolly.

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Observe as a Senior Curator at the Tate Gallery constructs the perfect crime in Ian Rankin’s “Herbert in Motion”.

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When a young lady loses a valuable article of jewellery and wishes to hush the matter up, the explanation is obvious. The genre-melting ensemble use gigs as a space to welcome those that don’t belong anywhere else, and to celebrate the darker side of people, in one big therapeutic party.

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