TITLE

Top fives: Mysteries to die for

AUTHOR(S)
Ott, Bill
PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Booklist;04/15/97, Vol. 93 Issue 16, p1412
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a list of top mystery books. Top five American period mysteries; Top five British procedurals; Top five contemporary cozies; Top five gay and lesbian mysteries; Top five lawyer sleuths; Top five lesser-known female sleuths.
ACCESSION #
9705124223

 

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