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Cara Black: The Raids on the Marais and the denial by the Vichy Government

Cara Black is the author of  books set in various sections of Paris. The series begins with MURDER IN THE MARAIS, the old Jewish Quarter.  Aimee Leduc and her business partner, Rene, are on the cutting edge of internet security … Continue reading

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THE LEMUR – Benjamin Black

John Glass was a highly respected investigative journalist until he agrees to write a biography of his father-in-law, Wild Bill Mulholland.  “Billuns”, as he is known in the family (and the author should not be forgiven for that twee nickname), … Continue reading

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ELEGY FOR APRIL – Benjamin Black (John Banville)

It was the worst of winter weather, and April Latimer was missing. For days a February fog had been down and showed no sigh of lifting. In the muffled silence the city seemed bewildered…. The opening lines of ELEGY FOR … Continue reading

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MURDER IN THE PALAIS ROYAL – Cara Black

MURDER IN THE PALAIS ROYAL begins when Aimee Leduc, sharing some quiet moments with her newest boyfriend, Mathieu, receives a call from her partner, Rene Friant. One hundred thousand francs have been deposited into the Leduc Detective Agency bank account. … Continue reading

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