Welcome to MURDER BY TYPE, a place to discuss mysteries and authors and the things that draw us to our favorite books. Is it location? Is it the type of protagonist? I am drawn to police procedurals and books with private or amateur investigators. Unfamiliar locations carry the plus of teaching about cultures and customs. Favorite authors include Leighton Gage, Timothy Hallinan, Cara Black, Yrsa Sigurdardottir, Michael Stanley, Dan Waddell, Donna Leon, Libby Fischer Hellman, Martha Grimes, Kathy Reichs and the list goes on and on.
- Beth C.
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One year ago today, THE QUEEN OF PATPONG, the fourth book in the Poke Rafferty series, was released. It went on to be nominated for an Edgar Award. THE QUEEN may be part of a series but it is strong … Continue reading
Sunday, August 29, will mark the fifth anniversary of the near death of New Orleans. A city known for its music, food, outstanding architecture, poverty, corruption, and racial divisions came close to succumbing to a hurricane because the Army Corps … Continue reading