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Merry Christmas dear readers!  If you happen to find yourself looking for a gift for the mystery lover in your life, here's a couple of suggestions that might come in handy....


The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes:  The Complete Short Stories

Get the boxed set of these classical short stories from the master, includes many extras such as commentaries, essays, and various discussions into this all time great master.  



Girl Sleuth: Nancy Drew and the Women Who Created Her  

For many of us mystery fans, this is where it all began.  A great body of info and surprising insight into what was behind this great series.  (Review)


The Best American Crime Writing 2005

A comprehensive look at some of the great titles from 2005. (Reviewed)


Agatha Christie Masterpieces In Miniature:  The Detectives    

Includes short stories featuring some of Christie's most beloved characters such Parker Pyne, Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, and Harley Quin.


The Beatles:  The Biography  

Okay, so not a mystery, but still one of the best groups certainly deserves a mention.  A comprehensive and inclusive look at the masters.