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Who Is Cork O’Connor?

The easy answer is: A character created by William Kent Krueger. The tough answer is this: He’s a complicated guy who has grown and developed throughout fifteen novels. He’s not perfect, but very likable. Cork O’Connor was a cop who … Continue reading

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Book Review: Memory Man by David Baldacci

I gave up on David Baldacci’s book a few years ago. I don’t remember why. My husband still reads him, however, and his discussion of Baldacci’s new series convinced me to at least read a few chapters. My husband said … Continue reading

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R.eaders I.mbibing P,peril 11 (R.I.P.) Challenge

It’s September and, among other things, that means it’s time for the R.eadees I.mbibing P.eril Challenge hosted by Carl at Stainless Steel Droppings. This is the eleventh year for this event. I have not participated every year, but I do … Continue reading

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Book Review: Cop Town by Karin Slaughter

Cop Town is an excellent way to read social/cultural history. This is a look at the first (fictional) women to serve as police officers and how they were treated as subhumans. The story takes place in Atlanta in 1975 – … Continue reading

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