Issue Description:The route of crime often ends in surprising places with unexpected consequences. A landscaper creates his own path, in Bob Tippee’s “More with Less,” when coworkers suggest some unpalatable solutions to a bad working situation. Vegas fashion consultant Stacey Deshay travels to Arizona on a job, only to find herself on the lam with someone else’s child in Shauna Washington’s “Anchor Baby.” When a jobless and nearly homeless grandmother is offered a chance at some easy money, the path leads to a toxic mess in Catherine Dilts’s “Tweens.” A little grift starts a chain reaction in Robert Lopresti’s “A Bad Day for Bargain Hunters.” A hitman’s double dipping backfires in John M. Floyd’s “Hunters.” The spirit of Davy Crockett travels down the years to solve a 21st century murder in “Mr. Crockett and the Longrifle,” by Evan Lewis. Janice Law’s hero really gets creative when his marriage goes south in “The Pulp Fiction Writer.” When Brian Cox’s young writer, Marty, bumps into his idol, the great sf writer Theodore Mannerly, he invites him to lunch, thus the begins a close (too close) relationship with creative genius in “For Dot.”
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Magazine Description:For over fifty years, Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine has been one of the foremost publishers of mystery, crime, and suspense short stories. AHMM each month publishes mystery fiction of the broadest range and the highest quality, featuring every subgenre of mystery fiction. "The lack of a specific house style," says Kirkus Reviews, "is its greatest strength." Stories featured in AHMM have won dozens of awards, including many Robert L. Fish awards for Best First Mystery Short Story of the year.
Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine is home to many bestselling authors, including Martin Limon, Jane K. Cleland, Loren Estleman, Rhys Bowen, and Kristine Kathryn Rusch.
Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine features 8 single issues and 2 double issues each year in January/February and July/August.
Name: Alfred Hitchcock Mystery MagazineCategory:FictionIssue(s) Available: 20Language: English