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The Usual Santas

(2017)
An anthology of stories edited by

 
 
Sixteen delightful holiday short stories by some of your favorite Soho crime authors! Featuring short crime fiction by: Helene Tursten, Mick Herron, Martin Limon, Timothy Hallinan, Mette Ivie Harrison, Colin Cotterill, Ed Lin, Stuart Neville, Tod Goldberg, Henry Chang, James R. Benn, Lene Kaaberbol & Agnete Friis, Gary Corby, Cara Black, Stephanie Barron, and Peter Lovesey.

This captivating collection of short mysteries and crime capers - which features New York Times best-selling authors, Crime Writers Association Gold and Diamond Dagger winners, and Edgar Award nominees - contains laughs aplenty, the most hardboiled of holiday noir, and heartwarming reminders of the spirit of the season.

Nine mall Santas must find the imposter among them. An elderly lady seeks peace from her murderously loud neighbors at Christmastime. A young woman receives a mysterious invitation to Christmas dinner with a stranger. Niccolo Machiavelli sets out to save an Italian city. Sherlock Holmes' onetime nemesis Irene Adler finds herself in an unexpected tangle in Paris while on a routine espionage assignment. Jane Austen searches for the Dowager Duchess of Wilborough's stolen diamonds. And other adventures will whisk listeners away to Christmases around the globe, from a Korean War POW camp to a Copenhagen refugee squat to a Thai street child's quest for the perfect gift for her friend.

Genre: Mystery

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Hardback Editions

October 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Usual Santas: A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers
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ISBN: 1-61695-775-1 / 978-1-61695-775-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Soho Crime
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Audio Editions

October 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Usual Santas: A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers
Author(s): Helene Tursten, Mick Herron, Martin Limon, Timothy Hallinan, Ed Lin, Henry Chang, Agnete Friis, Cara Black, Stephanie Barron
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   


October 2017 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Usual Santas: A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers
Author(s): Helene Tursten, Mick Herron, Martin Limon, Timothy Hallinan, Ed Lin, Henry Chang, Agnete Friis, Cara Black, Stephanie Barron
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon AU   


October 2017 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Usual Santas: A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers
Author(s): Helene Tursten, Mick Herron, Martin Limon, Timothy Hallinan, Ed Lin, Henry Chang, Agnete Friis, Cara Black, Stephanie Barron
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon CA   


October 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Usual Santas: A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers
Author(s): Helene Tursten, Mick Herron, Martin Limon, Timothy Hallinan, Ed Lin, Henry Chang, Agnete Friis, Cara Black, Stephanie Barron
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

October 2017 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Usual Santas: A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers
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Publisher: Soho Crime
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU