Monthly Archives: November 2012

What the Dead Know, by Laura Lippman (2007)

What the Dead Know by Laura Lippman My rating: 3 of 5 stars One 1970’s day, Sunny and Heather Bethany ride the bus to the mall to hang out, shop, and maybe watch a movie. The never come home. Thirty … Continue reading

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The Girl Next Door, by Jack Ketchum (1993)

The Girl Next Door by Jack Ketchum My rating: 5 of 5 stars Just…damn. There are so many films and novels that wax nostalgic for innocent 1950’s & early 1960’s childhoods. One of my favorite novels is “Boy’s Life,” by … Continue reading

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Unnatural Exposure (Kay Scarpetta #8), by Patricia Cornwell

Unnatural Exposure by Patricia Cornwell My rating: 5 of 5 stars It’s been a long time since I read one of Patricia Cornwell’s novels, featuring Medical Examiner extraordinaire, Dr. Kay Scarpetta. When I went to work recently, a fellow book-lover … Continue reading

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Keeping Faith, by Jodi Picoult (1999)

Keeping Faith by Jodi Picoult My rating: 3 of 5 stars Jodi Picoult’s “Keeping Faith” was an enigmatic read for me. I liked most of the characters, and I liked the main premise. One day, Mariah White is driving her … Continue reading

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