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QUEEN. There are several kinds of queens in some countries. 1. Queen regnant, is a woman who possesses in her own right the executive power of the country.
     2. Queen consort, is the wife of a king.
     3. Queen dowager is the widow of a king. In the United States there is no one with this title.

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In addition, the ROBERT L FISH MEMORIAL AWARD was given to Nancy Novick for "How Does He Die This Time?" - Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine; THE SIMON & SCHUSTER MARY HIGGINS CLARK AWARD was won by Sujata Massey for The Widows of Malabar Hill; and THE GP PUTNAM'S SONS SUE GRAFTON MEMORIAL AWARDS went to Sara Paretsky for Shell Game.
This book celebrates the work of collaborators Frederic Dannay and Manfred Lee, who created the Ellery Queen detective novels and short stories, and especially the contributions of Dannay, who was editor of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine.
Sayers, and some related authors, as well as such popular writers as Anthony Boucher, Ellery Queen, John Dickson Carr, Poul Anderson, Robert A.
But thankfully the August edition of genre bastion Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine, a special "All Nations" edition devoted to international detective fiction, included Anthony Boucher's translation of "The Garden of Forking Paths." The piece won second prize.
(1) She began these stories in 1943 in Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine, ultimately accumulating four book-length collections of them (1946, 1960, 1985, and 1987).
A Jim Hutton (Dana James Hutton, 1934-79) made his film debut in A Time To Love And A Time To Die in 1958 and was a wonderful Ellery Queen in the 1974 TV series.
The costumes were effective, except for Marcello's historically jarring Ellery Queen fedora and trench coat in Act III.
He is a three-time recipient for Ellery Queen Readers Award for Best Short Story of the Year.
Ellery Queen and Nero Wolfe and Raymond Chandler and Ross MacDonald dominated the detecting field.
Aunque el libro es una joya por la cantidad de retratos de escritores y actores que entrega, asi como por las portadas de primeras ediciones y ediciones raras de las obras canonicas del genero, no menos importantes son las cubiertas que rescata de muchos ejemplares de revistas como Black Mask y Ellery Queen. La ambientacion de esta narrativa proviene de fotos atractivas (como las calles estadounidenses durante el crack bursatil de 1929, o los carteles con escenas llenas de accion, mujeres hermosas y gestos grandilocuentes que publicitaban las peliculas hechas a partir de celebres obras como El halcon maltes y El pequeno Cesar.
And Paula Rabinowitz offers an engaging and freewheeling essay that, if it scarcely touches on the ostensible subject of the volume, nevertheless manages to work in references to Rita Hayworth, film noir, and the history of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine.