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Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine (AHMM) is a monthly digest size fiction magazine specializing in crime and detective fiction.
Amazon Publishing is Amazon.com's publishing unit launched in 2009.
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Amazon.com, Inc. is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington.
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Apex Magazine, also previously known as Apex Digest, is an American horror and science fiction magazine.
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Bleak House Books is an imprint of Big Earth Publishing.
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Cemetery Dance Publications is a specialty press publisher of horror and dark suspense.
Chicago is the third most populous city in the United States.
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The Chicago Police Department (CPD), is the principal law enforcement agency of Chicago, Illinois, in the United States, under the jurisdiction of the Mayor of Chicago.
Columbia College Chicago is an independent, non-profit higher education institution specializing in arts and media disciplines, with approximately 9,500 students pursuing degrees in 65 undergraduate and 15 graduate degree programs.
David McAlister "Dave" Barry (born July 3, 1947) is a Pulitzer Prize winning American author and columnist, who wrote a nationally syndicated humor column for The Miami Herald from 1983 to 2005.
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Donald Edwin Westlake (July 12, 1933 – December 31, 2008) was an American writer, with over a hundred novels and non-fiction books to his credit.
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Ed McBain (October 15, 1926 – July 6, 2005) was an American author and screenwriter.
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine is an American monthly digest size fiction magazine specializing in crime fiction, particularly detective fiction, and mystery fiction.
Francis Paul Wilson (born May 17, 1946 in Jersey City, New Jersey) is an American author, primarily in the science fiction and horror genres.
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Google Books (previously known as Google Book Search and Google Print) is a service from Google Inc. that searches the full text of books and magazines that Google has scanned, converted to text using optical character recognition, and stored in its digital database.
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Horror fiction, horror literature and also horror fantasy are genres of literature, which are intended to, or have the capacity to frighten, scare, or startle their readers or viewers by inducing feelings of horror and terror.
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Hyperion Books is a general-interest book publisher of the Hachette established in 1990.
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Insomnia, or trouble sleeping, is a sleep disorder in which there is an inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep as long as desired.
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James Brendan Patterson (born March 22, 1947) is an American author.
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John Dann MacDonald (July 24, 1916 – December 28, 1986) was an American writer of novels and short stories, known for his thrillers.
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Lawrence Block (born June 24, 1938) is an American crime writer best known for two long-running New York–set series about the recovering alcoholic P.I. Matthew Scudder and the gentleman burglar Bernie Rhodenbarr.
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Mystery fiction is a genre of fiction usually involving a mysterious death or a crime to be solved.
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Publishing is the process of production and dissemination of literature, music, or information — the activity of making information available to the general public.
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Robert Brown Parker (September 17, 1932 – January 18, 2010) was an American crime writer.
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Satan (Hebrew: שָּׂטָן satan, meaning "adversary";http://jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/13219-satan "Term used in the Bible with the general connotation of "adversary", being applied (1) to an enemy in war (I Kings v. 18; xi. 14, 23, 25), from which use is developed the concept of a traitor in battle (I Sam. xxix. 4); (2) to an accuser before the judgment-seat (Ps. cix. 6); and (3) to any opponent (II Sam. xix. 23). The word is likewise used to denote an antagonist who puts obstacles in the way, as in Num. xxii. 32, where the angel of God is described as opposing Balaam in the guise of a satan or adversary; so that the concept of Satan as a distinct being was not then known." Arabic: شيطان shaitan, meaning; "astray", "distant", or sometimes "devil") is a figure appearing in the texts of the Abrahamic religions who brings evil and temptation, and is known as the deceiver who leads humanity astray.
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Skokie (formerly Niles Center) is a suburban city in Cook County, Illinois, United States.
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The Strand Magazine was a monthly magazine founded by George Newnes, composed of short fiction and general interest articles.
Thomas Harris (born April 11, 1940) is an American author and screenwriter, best known for a series of suspense novels about his most famous character, Hannibal Lecter.
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Thriller: Stories to Keep You Up All Night (2006) is a compilation of 30 thriller short stories edited by James Patterson.
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Thriller is a genre of literature, film, videogame stories and television programming that uses suspense, tension, and excitement as its main elements.
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A writer is a person who uses written words in various styles and techniques to communicate ideas.
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