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OxCrimes

Author: Peter Florence; Mark Ellingham; Oxfam.
Publisher: London : Profile Books, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For 2014, Oxfam and Profile have turned to crime in order to raise a further £200,000 for Oxfam's work. OxCrimes is introduced by Ian Rankin and has been curated by Peter Florence, director of Hay Festival, where it will be launched in May. The stellar cast of contributors will include Mark Billingham, Alexander McCall Smith, Anthony Horowitz, Val McDermid, Peter James, Adrian McKinty, Denise Mina, Louise Welsh and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Short stories
Electronic books
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OxCrimes
(OCoLC)872717330
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Florence; Mark Ellingham; Oxfam.
ISBN: 9781847659040 1847659047
OCLC Number: 881681812
Notes: Published in association with Oxfam.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Copyright Page; About OxCrimes; Contents; Introduction; The Dead Their Eyes Implore Us; The Case of Death and Honey; Buy and Bust; I've Seen That Movie Too; Caught Short; The Sin of Dreams; Five Francs Each; An Afternoon; Juror 8; Face Value; Not Tommy Johnson; You'll Never Forget My Face; The Calm Before; The Ladder; Venice Is Sinking Into the Sea; My Life as a Killer; The Caterpillar Flag; Reflections in Unna; People Just Don't Listen; The Honey Trap; The Spinster; Diagnosis: Murder; Trouble at the Institute for the Study of Forgiveness; The House of Susan Lulham. Underneath the Mistletoe Last NightThe Children of Dr Lyall; Black Sky; Afterword.
Responsibility: introduced by Ian Rankin ; edited by Mark Ellingham and Peter Florence.

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