Mystery Writers of America Presents Vengeance

Mystery Writers of America Presents Vengeance

When a different kind of justice is needed—swift, effective, and personal—a new type of avenger must take action. VENGEANCE features new stories by bestselling crime writers including Lee Child, Michael Connelly, Dennis Lehane, and Karin Slaughter, as well as some of today’s brightest rising talents.

The heroes in these stories include a cop who’s seen too much, a woman who has been pushed too far, or just an ordinary person doing what the law will not. Some call them vigilantes, others claim they are just another brand of criminal.

Edited and with an introduction by Lee Child, these stories reveal the shocking consequences when men and women take the law into their own hands.

Full list of contributors:

Alafair Burke

Lee Child

Michael Connelly

Mike Cooper

Brendan DuBois

Jim Fusilli

Michelle Gagnon

Darrell James

C.E. Lawrence

Dennis Lehane

Steve Liskow

Rick McMahan

Adam Meyer

Dreda Say Mitchell

Michael Niemann

Twist Phelan

Zoë Sharp

Karin Slaughter

Orest Stelmach

Anne Swardson

Janice Law Trecker
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Genre: Fiction / Fiction / Anthologies (multiple Authors)

On Sale: April 9th 2013

Price: $15.99

Page Count: 400

ISBN-13: 9780316176354

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"High quality... the writing is top-notch."—Publishers Weekly
"This is one of the strongest and most impressive original collections to appear in a long time."—Alan Cranis,
"Each contributor has brought his or her 'A' game to the proceedings, and the results will keep you reading one after the other.... Vengeance is a collection you will want to read, keep and re-read."—Joe Hartlaub,
"A pretty impressive showing."—Barbara Hoffert, Library Journal