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Mark Ellingham and Peter Florence, eds. - OxCrimes

As part of their fundraising efforts, OxFam has put together an incredible collection of short stories from 27 of the world's leading mystery authors.  Comprised almost entirely of original stories (with a few adapted from earlier works), OxCrimes is a must for any mystery fan.  In order of appearance, this anthology includes pieces from George Pelecanos, Neil Gaiman, Simon Lewis, Val McDermid, Anthony Horowitz, Walter Mosley, Fred Vargas, Ian Rankin, Stuart Nevill, Stella Duffy, John Harvey, Peter James, Denise Mina, Adrian McKinty, James Sallis, Maxim Jackubowski, Christopher Fowler, Louise Welsh, Peter Robinson, Annne Zouroudi, Ann Cleeves, Martyn Waites, Alexander McCall Smith, Phil Rickman, Mark Billingham, John Connolly, and Yrsa Sigurdardottir.  I