Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.


The Best American Mystery Stories 2017

by John Sandford (Editor), Otto Penzler (Series Editor)

Other authors: Doug Allyn (Contributor), Jim Allyn (Contributor), Dan Bevacqua (Contributor), CJ Box (Contributor), Gerri Brightwell (Contributor)15 more, SL Coney (Contributor), Trina Corey (Contributor), Jeffery Deaver (Contributor), Brendan DuBois (Contributor), Loren D. Estleman (Contributor), Peter Ferry (Contributor), Charles John Harper (Contributor), Craig Johnson (Contributor), William Kent Krueger (Contributor), K. McGee (Contributor), Joyce Carol Oates (Contributor), Steven Popkes (Contributor), William Soldan (Contributor), Peter Straub (Contributor), Wallace Stroby (Contributor)

Series: The Best American Mystery Stories (2017), Best American (2017)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
553386,958 (3.64)3
A collection of top-selected mystery writing from the past year is culled from a variety of respected sources and offers insight into evolving genre trends.

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 3 mentions

Showing 3 of 3
ennhh ( )
  steveportigal | Dec 31, 2020 |
2016 was a good year for mystery stories and this anthology showcases them nicely, all good with Kent Krueger's and Craig Johnson's, a cut above. The introduction by Sanford and the writer's contributors notes are a nice value add. ( )
  jamespurcell | Nov 6, 2019 |
Good Holmes canon story. ( )
  jamespurcell | Nov 5, 2019 |
Showing 3 of 3
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Sandford, JohnEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Penzler, OttoSeries Editormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Allyn, DougContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Allyn, JimContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bevacqua, DanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Box, CJContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Brightwell, GerriContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Coney, SLContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Corey, TrinaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Deaver, JefferyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
DuBois, BrendanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Estleman, Loren D.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ferry, PeterContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Harper, Charles JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Johnson, CraigContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Krueger, William KentContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
McGee, K.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Oates, Joyce CarolContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Popkes, StevenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Soldan, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Straub, PeterContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Stroby, WallaceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed

Belongs to Series

You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS
Canonical LCC

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


A collection of top-selected mystery writing from the past year is culled from a variety of respected sources and offers insight into evolving genre trends.

No library descriptions found.

Book description
Haiku summary

Popular covers

Quick Links


Average: (3.64)
3 3
3.5 1
4 2
5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 165,967,927 books! | Top bar: Always visible