Karen's Current Recommendations

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The Bookseller: The First Hugo Marston Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781616147082
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Published: Seventh Street Books - October 9th, 2012

Paris...romantic, artistic, story-filled Paris...perfect setting for intrigue and mystery.  Meet Hugo Marston, former FBI profiler, now in charge of security at the US Embassy in Paris.  Hugo is a likable character, adept at solving mysteries...from disappearing book sellers, to murder in an art gallery, to hidden secrets in a French Chateau...Just try one of Mark Pryor’s books and you will be hooked!

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Moonflower Murders: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062955456
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Published: Harper - November 10th, 2020

Such a deal!  Two books in one, and you must read both in order to solve the mystery.  Like a game of CLUE, you get to know the characters and how each might be the murderer.  Entertaining and challenging!

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Whale Day: And Other Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399589751
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Published: Random House - September 29th, 2020

So you don’t like poetry.  Author Billy Collins may change your mind.  His poems are “mini” stories, so clear, so precise, so fun to read.  Just open his book to any page and read the first poem you see (or maybe 2 or 3), and you will become a fan!