Sports Mystery
Books in series4
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  • Murder Is My Racquet: Fourteen Original Tales of Love, Death, and Tennis by Today's Great Writers

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Otto Penzler (editor), Lawrence Block, James W. Hall, and others
    • Narrated By Dan John Miller
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    Murder Is My Racquet is the most thrilling way to read about murder, intrigue...and tennis. This collection of stories by famous mystery writers, including Ridley Pearson and Lawrence Block, deals with the prestige of the high-stakes race to become one of the few international tennis stars, the promotional opportunities involved, the elimination of tournament competition, and the strategy of tennis in general.

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  • Murder at the Racetrack: Original Tales of Mystery and Mayhem Down the Final Stretch from Today's Great Writers

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 22 mins)
    • By Otto Penzler (editor), Lawrence Block, Ken Bruen, and others
    • Narrated By Natalie Ross, Phil Gigante
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    An anthology of 13 racetrack mysteries containing original short stories, centered on horseracing, by the following authors: Joyce Carol Oates, H.R.F. Keating, John Lescroart, Lorenzo Carcaterra, Lawrence Block, Ken Bruen, Jan Burke, Max Allan Collins, Thomas H. Cook, Pat Jordan, Michael Malone, Michele Martinez, Julie Smith, and Scott Wolven.

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  • Murder in the Rough: Original Tales of Bad Shots, Terrible Lies, and Other Deadly Handicaps from Today's Great Writers

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Otto Penzler (editor), Lawrence Block, Simon Brett, and others
    • Narrated By Jeffrey Cummings
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    This the fourth title in a sports mystery series edited by Otto Penzler. Lawrence Block, Simon Brett, HRF Keating, Ian Rankin and many others deliver up an ace anthology of original short stories that mix murder and mystery on the fairway. This collection is sure to appeal to sports fans and those eager to read stories by the most celebrated authors in the mystery genre.

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  • Murder at the Foul Line: Original Tales of Hoop Dreams and Deaths from Today's Great WritersOriginal Tales of Hoop Dreams and Deaths from Today's Great Writers

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By Otto Penzler
    • Narrated By Angela Dawe, Dick Hill
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    When murder, mystery and suspense are thrown onto the court, basketball can become a deadly game. Amazing athletic displays, astronomical salaries, outrageous bets, rich and famous owners, coaches, managers and groupies... all are part of the game of hoops and appear in this collection, the fifth in the popular series by noted mystery anthologist Otto Penzler. With contributions from the finest names in crime and suspense writing today.

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