THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2002.
New York & Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002. dj. Hardcover first edition - An annual anthology which collects stories by some of today's best crime writers - including Michael Connelly, Sean Doolittle, Brendan Du Bois, Joe Gores Joe R. Lansdale and Robert B. Parker, Stuart Kaminsky, Joyce Carol Oates, Annette Meyers, Thomas H. Cook, Howard Clark, and many others. . Introduction by Ellroy. Notes on contributors and list of other distinguished stories of the year. xv, 405 pp.