<p><b>A special reissue from Head of Zeus's bestselling anthology collection of the 100 best crime stories written by women, selected and introduced by award-winning author Sophie Hannah.</b></p><p>From Agatha Christie and Daphne du Maurier, to Val McDermid and Margaret Atwood, women writers have long been drawn to criminal acts. Here, award-winning author Sophie Hannah brings together 100 of her favourite examples.</p><p><i>Deadlier</i> includes prize-winners, bestsellers and rising stars, so whether you take your crime cosy or hard-boiled, this big, beautiful anthology will keep you reading long into the night.</p>
<p>A special edition of the 100 best crime stories written by women, selected and introduced by award-winning author Sophie Hannah.</p>
'A mix of old favourites and happy new discoveries'
'What a terrific line-up ... Sophie Hannah has dug deep and spotted a host of lesser-known but high-quality stories'
'Crime junkies, rejoice! ... Will keep you going until <i>Murder on the Orient Express</i> drops in cinemas next month'
<p>Selected by an internationally bestselling author, whose Poirot novels make her the 'heir to Agatha Christie'. </p>
<p>One of ten special reissues for HoZ's anniversary: handsome flexi-bound editions with foil detailing and specially commissioned cover illustration.</p>
<p>HoZ's bestselling anthology series has sold 250,000 copies across all formats.</p>
<p>MARKET: Agatha Christie; Hilary Mantel; Val McDermid.</p>