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Sara Paretsky, author of the V.I. Warshawski series, is among the masters of short-form fiction represented in this collection of 14 classic tales about women pushed to the limits of physical, mental or emotional endurance. Other authors include John D. MacDonald, Nancy Pickard and Barbara Michaels. Reissued in advance of the September release of a new Paretsky paperback, ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published August 1st 2000 by Kensington (first published 1992)
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Terryann Saint
Aug 11, 2011 rated it really liked it
Liked many of them, "The Runaway" is a nice ghost story, "The Case of the Pietro Andromache" is a classic "Who done it", "Betrayed" is classic John D. MacDonald, and many of the others give you nice creepy tingles or frissons occasionally. "The Reason Why" made me wonder if I should attend my upcoming High School Reunion. "House Call" is one of those that has that nice dark humor at the end..leaves quite an image. "Marble Mildred" has quite the take on a love gone...well, quite wrong. "Black Win ...more
Ch J Loveall
Oct 12, 2016 rated it it was ok
Author quest continues. Yes, this, too, is an anthology. Sara Paretsky, Barbara Michaels only.
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Martin Harry Greenberg was an American academic and speculative fiction anthologist. In all, he compiled 1,298 anthologies and commissioned over 8,200 original short stories. He founded Tekno Books, a packager of more than 2000 published books. In addition, he was a co-founder of the Sci-Fi Channel.

For the 1950s anthologist and publisher of Gnome Press, see Martin Greenberg.
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