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Flavia's Sweetness

“It is the summer of 1950–and at the once-grand mansion of Buckshaw, young Flavia de Luce, an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison, is intrigued by a series of inexplicable events: A dead bird is found on the doorstep, a postage stamp bizarrely pinned to its beak.   1,256 more words

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Good-bye For Now, Emma Graham

“…Twelve-year-old Emma, still hard on the trail of the truth behind these old intertwined crimes: the murders of Mary-Evelyn Devereau, Rose Queen, and Fern Queen; the attempted murder of Emma herself; and, most of all, the supposed kidnapping of the four-month-old Slade baby from the belle Ruin Hotel twenty years previously. 1,161 more words

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The Unflappable Emma Graham

“A waitress at her mother’s decaying resort hotel, twelve-year-old Emma now has a second job as the youngest cub reporter in the history of La Porte’s Conservative newspaper.   1,260 more words

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Emma Graham, Once Again

I have never laughed out loud so much during a book until now.

Cold Flat Junction is book two in Martha Grimes’s portrait-esque Emma Graham mystery series. 1,137 more words

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Paradise & Old Murders

“Life was hard, but I was resolute.”

~ Emma Graham, Hotel Paradise

I missed the voice of twelve-year-old Emma Graham the second I finished Martha Grimes’s Hotel Paradise.   1,006 more words

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