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Megan Abbott is an award wining author. She was born in the Detroit area and graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in English Literature. Abbott went on to receive a Ph.D. in English and American Literature from New York University. Abbott's stories have appeared in Damn Near Dead: An Anthology of Geezer Noir (2006), Wall Street Noir (2007), Detroit Noir (2007), Storyglossia and Queens Noir (2007). Her nonfiction book, The Street Was Mine: White Masculinity in Hardboiled Fiction and Film Noir, was published in 2003. She is also the editor of the Edgar-nominated A Hell of a Woman: An Anthology of Female Noir. Megan is also the Edgar-winning author of the novels Die a Little, The Song Is You, Queenpin and Bury Me Deep. She won the Barry Award (Deadly Pleasures and Mystery News award) and has been nominated three times for the Anthony Award (Bouchercon World Mystery Convention award). Her novel, The End of Everything, cames out in 2011. She also won an International Thriller Award 2015 for her title The Fever. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from You Will Know Me… (more)
You Will Know Me 1,080 copies, 69 reviews
Dare Me 1,005 copies, 90 reviews
The Fever 969 copies, 108 reviews
The End of Everything 734 copies, 58 reviews
Give Me Your Hand 613 copies, 38 reviews
Queenpin 402 copies, 30 reviews
Die a Little 357 copies, 23 reviews
The Turnout 325 copies, 22 reviews
The Song Is You 300 copies, 17 reviews
Bury Me Deep 262 copies, 12 reviews
The Little Men 46 copies, 5 reviews
Beware the Woman 35 copies, 3 reviews
Normandy Gold 31 copies, 2 reviews
Dangerous Women (Contributor) 1,046 copies, 47 reviews
Cane [Norton Critical Edition] (Contributor) 462 copies, 6 reviews
Dangerous Women 1 (Contributor) 147 copies, 3 reviews
Phoenix Noir (Contributor) 130 copies, 4 reviews
L.A. Noire: The Collected Stories (Contributor) 108 copies, 8 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2014 (Contributor) 91 copies, 3 reviews
USA Noir: Best of the Akashic Noir Series (Contributor) 80 copies, 10 reviews
Mississippi Noir (Contributor) 65 copies, 11 reviews
Detroit Noir (Contributor) 64 copies, 1 review
Wall Street Noir (Contributor) 63 copies
Queens Noir (Contributor) 38 copies
Murder and Mayhem in Muskego (Contributor) 3 copies
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