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A is for Alibi

A” is for Alibi by Sue Grafton $ 2.99 From the Jacket Copy: A IS FOR AVENGER A tough-talking former cop, private investigator Kinsey Millhone has set up a modest detective agency in a quiet corner of ...

LA TIMES 4

Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders

I do not say that this is the definitive book on the Manson case. But in its detailed, documented and annotated pages...and persons involved, in its recapitulation of mood and of the actions behind th ...

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY 4

City of Bones

This timely and inspiring book offers many insights into how to improve America’s mediocre school system.

KIRKUS

The Silent Wife

While readers can probably get over a few mentions of Jodi’s work, the Q-and-A style rendition of her own therapy and references to different schools of psychological thought may make readers’ eyes gl ...

NPR 4

Flowers in the Attic

...I adored her because she is like all girls around the age of 13: at turns sulky, giving, selfish, charming, nasty and heroic.

KIRKUS 3

The Witness

A promising start to a series, provided Roberts can flesh out her derivative heroine.

GUARDIAN 4

It

Maybe it's finally time to revisit this old haunt, to reassure myself that It is still as sleek, scary and rambunctiously entertaining as I remember.

THE GUARDIAN

Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

The Dirk Gently Omnibus (Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul) Douglas Adams Heinemann £9.99, pp501 In 1979, on an insignificant planet in a downmarket end of t ...

KIRKUS 3

Miracle Cure

Lurid, formula medical thriller--enhanced by celebrity look-alikes, rich and famous scenery, and shadowy sex.

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