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At Risk by Patricia Cornwell

I really enjoyed this Patricia Cornwell book, At Risk.  Although it is a lot shorter than many of her books and her famous character, Dr Kay Scarpetta does not appear.  Nevertheless,  “At Risk”  is another of the author’s successes, although its brevity will disappoint some. The book is based on a story of the same name …

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Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin

I cannot really remember how or where I came by this book, Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin.  However, I remembered being told by my mother about a white man who pretended to be black and people were rude and unkind to him because they thought he was black. I recall, even as a young …

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Before I Say Goodbye by Mary Higgins Clark

Mary Higgins Clark was born on December 24, 1927 in the Bronx, New York, USA. She published her first short story in 1956. When she was widowed in 1964 she had five children to care for so she decided to try her hand at writing books. Clark was president of Mystery Writers of America and has …

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