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The Resource Deadly housewives, edited by Christine Matthews

Deadly housewives, edited by Christine Matthews

Label
Deadly housewives
Title
Deadly housewives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christine Matthews
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the expert hands of fourteen unsurpassed storytellers, being a housewife takes on a whole new meaning. Get ready for a lethal mix of meddling mothers-in-law, creepy neighbors, cheating husbands, fickle female friends, careers left behind, out-of-control kids, steamy sex, and much, much more in this thrilling collection of never-before-published stories! Wisteria Lane has nothing on the Grandes Dames of mystery.....
Summary
Fourteen critically acclaimed female mystery writers plumb the dark depths of life as a homemaker in a collection of original mystery tales--by Nevada Barr, Sara Paretsky, Marcia Muller, Carole Nelson Douglas, S. J. Rozan, and Nancy Pickard, among others--that explore such dangerous elements as sex, marriage, kids, careers, jealousy, and female friendship. Original. 50,000 first printing
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
142351
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0872083522
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.D4
LC item number
D414 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Deadly housewives, edited by Christine Matthews
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • The next-door collector
  • Elizabeth Massie
  • Acid test
  • Sara Paretsky
  • Trailer trashed
  • Barbara Collins
  • An invisible minus sign
  • Denise Mina
  • Purrz, Baby
  • Vicky Hendricks
  • GDMFSOB
  • The next nice day
  • S.J. Rozan
  • He said-- she said
  • Marcia Muller
  • How to murder your mother-in-law
  • Suzann Ledbetter
  • Vanquishing the infidel
  • Eileen Dreyer
  • Nevada Barr
  • The house of deliverance
  • Christine Matthews
  • Lawn and order
  • Carole Nelson Douglas
  • Joy ride
  • Nancy Pickard
Control code
2544301
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 283 p.
Isbn
9780060853273
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005055877
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62128053
  • (OCoLC)62128053
Label
Deadly housewives, edited by Christine Matthews
Publication
Contents
  • The next-door collector
  • Elizabeth Massie
  • Acid test
  • Sara Paretsky
  • Trailer trashed
  • Barbara Collins
  • An invisible minus sign
  • Denise Mina
  • Purrz, Baby
  • Vicky Hendricks
  • GDMFSOB
  • The next nice day
  • S.J. Rozan
  • He said-- she said
  • Marcia Muller
  • How to murder your mother-in-law
  • Suzann Ledbetter
  • Vanquishing the infidel
  • Eileen Dreyer
  • Nevada Barr
  • The house of deliverance
  • Christine Matthews
  • Lawn and order
  • Carole Nelson Douglas
  • Joy ride
  • Nancy Pickard
Control code
2544301
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 283 p.
Isbn
9780060853273
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005055877
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62128053
  • (OCoLC)62128053

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