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Crime writers and editors Duffy Hendersen believe that they ve given us a taste of the future of female crime writing in Tart Noir With the calibre of contributing writers like Val McDermid, Martina Cole, Denise Mina, Karin Slaughter to name a few, they have a point.Having said that I m not a big fan of short stories However I love crime fiction and the novels that some of these authors have penned have been very good I decided to give this book a chance.The stories in Tart Noir are all Crime writers and editors Duffy Hendersen believe that they ve given us a taste of the future of female crime writing in Tart Noir With the calibre of contributing writers like Val McDermid, Martina Cole, Denise Mina, Karin Slaughter to name a few, they have a point.Having said that I m not a big fan of short stories However I love crime fiction and the novels that some of these authors have penned have been very good I decided to give this book a chance.The stories in Tart Noir are all about women taking the power that men usually do A tart noir would be the equivalent of an Annie Oakley in an evening dress or a Doris Day with a gun and a grudge These stories explore the dark side of women, including the darker side of womens sexuality.Sparkle Hayten s The Diary of Sue Peaner, Marooned Contestant is great She takes Survivor and turns it on its head In fact she tweaks, shakes and decapitates it.Val McDermid s Metamorphosis is bitter in its blunt sexuality and heart wrenching in its believability Martina Cole s Enough was Enough is horror all the way but I had to read it too the end.Tart Noir is Kiss Kiss and Switch Bitch for the millenium It is women behaving badly, women behaving like men with a good dollop of questionable morals and shocking actions This book is unsettling Mother Grundies will hate it I liked it, I think Another last second airport purchase I just needed something to read and I was running late This was the first thing to catch my eye It is a collection of short stories Some of them are very good, a few just plain silly A woman has an affair with a Dolphin WTF I only gave it two stars because of the couple of stories I really enjoyed and the cover What I am a sucker for a cool cover Read it if it is free, but skip the fish story. The last short The Diary of Sue Peaner, Marooned Contestant by Sparkie Hayter was a good way to end an otherwise bland collection In this, a Survivor type contestant is left to fend for herself when the cast is suddenly swept away courtesy of a typhoon Sue finds herself washed up on an island and faced with the ultimate survivor experience In its own right, this story gets 4 stars while Tart Noir as a whole, suffers from too much deviation from the sub genre and perhaps tested the limits The last short The Diary of Sue Peaner, Marooned Contestant by Sparkie Hayter was a good way to end an otherwise bland collection In this, a Survivor type contestant is left to fend for herself when the cast is suddenly swept away courtesy of a typhoon Sue finds herself washed up on an island and faced with the ultimate survivor experience In its own right, this story gets 4 stars while Tart Noir as a whole, suffers from too much deviation from the sub genre and perhaps tested the limits a tad too far to which noir can be defined Some stories worked really well Karen Slaughter, Sujata Massey, Katy Munger, Jenny Siler, Vicki Hendricks, and Sue Peaner were among the best and others not so much Overall an ok anthology withmisses than hits but enjoyable at times nonetheless 2.5 stars Still reading Can t put down Think I ve discovered my long lost libido Wow Very cool Sort of like the sci fi anthologies I used to read in the late 60 s early 70 s Short stories exploring odd juxtapositions For example, one story involves Medea, Phaedra and Lady MacBeth on a morning chat show baring all Another involves forbidden love Er With a dolphin Whoah there me hearties Cool.Ok Finished this wonderful book on Sunday afternoon Brilliant Fun Engaging The stories where Still reading Can t put down Think I ve discovered my long lost libido Wow Very cool Sort of like the sci fi anthologies I used to read in the late 60 s early 70 s Short stories exploring odd juxtapositions For example, one story involves Medea, Phaedra and Lady MacBeth on a morning chat show baring all Another involves forbidden love Er With a dolphin Whoah there me hearties Cool.Ok Finished this wonderful book on Sunday afternoon Brilliant Fun Engaging The stories where tight and well written and had twists and turns that made it impossible to put down Some where downright fall about laughing The case of the girl from the Marooned TV reality show had me in stitches My only beef was there wasn t enough smut This is a definite must read A few stories in, and I didn t much care for any of the characters I am reminded of why short stories aren t generally my thing C est la vie.I did appreciate, from one standpoint, the story with the dolphin Though I d hoped it d go a different route at the ending. I had low expectations of this book after being disappointed in One Hell of a Woman, another noir anthology This one is jam packed with great stories Not just good, but great Vicki Hendricks, Jenny Colgan, Karin Slaughter, Stella Duffy and Sparkle Hayter all contribute standouts Brava, editors Stella Duffy and Lauren Henderson. An entertaining and light read, if you re the type that understands crime fiction A bitsex than I figured and one story involving a dolphin that was really kind of weird, but really just all in good bad fun. &Pdf ⇰ Tart Noir ☠ They re the bad girls readers have been waiting for And they re the heroines of this collection of wickedly edgy new stories of hot passion and cold calculation, written by the most exciting female voices on the British and American crime scene today This book was interesting I liked where the authors were going with the idea of tart noir It s chicklitwith an EDGE Great heroines in some of the stories but I have to say, some of the stories were FU ed a woman who has sex with a dolphin What the That one just creeped me out Fun A bit outrageous