New York, NY :, Soho Crime,, 2017.
1 online resource (ix, 400 pages)
Joy to the world: Various acts of kindness at Christmas. An Elderly Lady Seeks Peace at Christmastime / Helene Tursten
The Usual Santas / by Mick Herron
PX Christmas / Martin Limón
Chalee's Nativity / Timothy Hallinan
The Cuban Marquise's Jewels / by Teresa Dovalpage
A Mother's Curse / by Mette Ivie Harrison
Silent night: the darkest of holiday noir. There's Only One Father Christmas, Right? / Colin Cotterill
Martin / Ed Lin
Queen of the Hill / Stuart Neville
Blue Memories Start Calling / Tod Goldberg
Bo Sau (Vengeance) / Henry Chang
Red Christmas / James R. Benn
I saw Mommy kissing Santa Claus: and other holiday secrets. When the Time Came / Lene Kaaberbøl & Agnete Friis
Hairpin Holiday / Sujata Massey
The Prince (of Peace) / Gary Corby
Cabaret aux Assassins / Cara Black
Jane and the Midnight Clear / Stephanie Barron
Supper with Miss Shivers / Peter Lovesey.
"Nine mall Santas must find the imposter among them. An elderly lady seeks peace from her murderously loud neighbors at Christmastime. A young woman receives a mysterious invitation to Christmas dinner with a stranger. Niccolò Machiavelli sets out to save an Italian city. Sherlock Holmes's one-time nemesis Irene Adler finds herself in an unexpected tangle in Paris while on a routine espionage assignment. Jane Austen searches for the Dowager Duchess of Wilborough's stolen diamonds. These and other adventures in this delectable volume will whisk readers away to Christmases around the globe, from a Korean War POW camp to a Copenhagen refugee squat, from a palatial hotel in 1920s Bombay to a crumbling mansion in Havana." -- Amazon.