"The Big Guys" - Flash fiction, winner of the Derringer Award.
"A Fistful of Cozy" - A satire of the mystery cozy genre.
"Cleansing" - An ancient crime of biblical proportions.
"Lying Eyes" - Solve it yourself, given the clues.
"Perfect Plan" - Another solve it yourself.
Don't you remember One Minute Mysteries and Encyclopedia Brown? "Piece of Cake" - Another solve it yourself, originally featured in Woman's World.
"Animal Attraction" - Solve it yourself.
"Urgent Reply Needed" - A cautionary tale about dealing with spammers.
"Blaine’s Deal" - A parody of hardboiled noir.
"Light Drizzle" - A light-hearted send-up of hitman stories.
"An Archaeologist’s Story" - How digging up old bones leads to fresh corpses.
"Don’t Press That Button!" - An essay about the gadgets in the James Bond universe, and which you need to buy.
"Piranha Pool" - A writer seeking criticism pays the ultimate price.
"A Newbie’s Guide to Thrillerfest" - Never been to a mystery conference? Here's the in-depth dirt.
"Inspector Oxnard" - He's either brilliant, or too stupid to breathe.
"One Night Only" - A sports fan ends up in jail, all for the love of the game.
"Could Stephanie Plum Really Get Car Insurance?" - An essay about Janet Evanovich's famous character.
"Cozy or Hardboiled?" - Take the test to find out which type of book you're reading.
"Addiction" - What's the worst drug you can get hung up on?
"Weigh To Go" - A humor column about health clubs.
©2012 J. A. Konrath (P)2012 Brilliance Audio, Inc.
I don't think it works well as a stand alone collection, but fans of Konrath will enjoy this lighthearted insight into his world.
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