The Best American Crime Reporting 2007
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Harper Collins
Date Published: 2007
Edition: First Harper Perennial Edition
Condition: As NEW
Book Id: 13442
384 pp. 20 cm. Gray, yellow, and red wrappers. Fans of crime reporting will devour this diverse collection, featuring 15 of the year's best crime stories, written by noted journalists such as Tom Junod (Esquire magazine), Sean Flynn (GQ) and Steve Fishman (New York). Articles (and the crimes they detail) vary widely, one of the book's chief strengths; covering the darkest, most unspeakable crimes is not one of the entry qualifications (though they're certainly represented). One of the brightest pieces, by the Boston Globe Magazine's Neil Swidey, covers the astonishing embezzlement of nearly $9 million by a construction company temp.