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The Night Awakens: A Mystery Writers of America Anthology (Mystery Writers of America Anthology)
by Mary Higgins Clark (Goodreads Author) , Angela Zeman , Noreen Ayres , Sally Cabot Gunning (Goodreads Author) , Joseph Hansen , Sarah Shankman , Nancy Pickard , Eleanor Taylor Bland , more…Brendan DuBois (Goodreads Author) , Edward D. Hoch , Loren D. Estleman …less
The crowned Queen of Suspense, #1 New York Times bestselling author Mary Higgins Clark, has no peer in the realm of stylish, sophisticated thrillers -- brilliant, breathtaking tales that delve into the deepest affairs of the heart, the darkest crimes of passion. Now, in that same haunting tradition, she invites a star-studded cast of authors to share original stories of me ...more
Paperback, Pocket Star Books, 303 pages
Published February 1st 2000 by Simon and Schuster
(first published March 1st 1998)
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The Night Awakens is an anthology of shorts stories by different authors. They are well done, sprinkled with madness and love. Some are about a jealous lover who wants to kill, others about an overly protective friend who doesn’t want to be left without money. One is about a reporter who hates her job, and how her fear of the dark gives her boss an idea to commit a murder. The other is about an underpaid employee who is abused by his boss and how with a witch helps him get the upper hand. Overal ...more
May 31, 2009 Kim rated it liked it
Recommends it for: cozy mystery readers
I liked the authors in this anthology, read like old school mysteries, right to the point, solid storylines, and very little romance to take away from the plot. A good book to read when you're in a reading rut or can't decide what to read next.
Mary Higgins Clark, #1 international and New York Times bestselling author, is the author of 46 books and counting: she’s written thirty-three suspense novels; three collections of short stories; a historical novel, Mount Vernon Love Story; two children’s books, including The Magical Christmas Horse; and a memoir, Kitchen Privileges. She has also written five holiday suspense novels with Carol Hig ...moreMore about Mary Higgins Clark...
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