Joanne Fluke





Joanne Fluke

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January 01, 1943

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Like Hannah Swensen, Joanne Fluke grew up in a small town in rural Minnesota where her neighbors were friendly, the winters were fierce, and the biggest scandal was the spotting of unidentified male undergarments on a young widow's clothesline. She insists that there really are 10,000 lakes and the mosquito is NOT the state bird.

While pursuing her writing career, Joanne has worked as: a public school teacher, a psychologist, a musician, a private detective's assistant, a corporate, legal, and pharmaceutical secretary, a short order cook, a florist's assistant, a caterer and party planner, a computer consultant on a now-defunct operating system, a production assistant on a TV quiz show, half of a screenwriting team with her husband, and a mo...more


Average rating: 3.78 · 116,842 ratings · 8,160 reviews · 42 distinct works · Similar authors
Chocolate Chip Cookie Murde...
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 20,572 ratings — published 2000 — 33 editions
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Fudge Cupcake Murder (Hanna...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 7,717 ratings — published 2004 — 22 editions
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Cherry Cheesecake Murder (H...
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 7,279 ratings — published 2006 — 20 editions
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Strawberry Shortcake Murder...
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 7,678 ratings — published 2001 — 21 editions
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Blueberry Muffin Murder (Ha...
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 7,285 ratings — published 2002 — 19 editions
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Lemon Meringue Pie Murder (...
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 6,655 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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Peach Cobbler Murder (Hanna...
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Sugar Cookie Murder (Hannah...
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 6,171 ratings — published 2004 — 22 editions
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Key Lime Pie Murder (Hannah...
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Carrot Cake Murder (Hannah ...
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 5,334 ratings — published 2008 — 19 editions
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More books by Joanne Fluke…
Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder Strawberry Shortcake Murder Blueberry Muffin Murder Lemon Meringue Pie Murder Fudge Cupcake Murder Sugar Cookie Murder Peach Cobbler Murder
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“IT was the time of day when Lake Eden residents decided it was too late for a breakfast cookie and too early for a lunch cookie.”
Joanne Fluke, Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder

“The secret of high finance...if you really need a loan, you won't qualify. And if you don't need a loan, all the lenders will line up to give you money.”
Joanne Fluke, Peach Cobbler Murder
tags: truth

“For the life of her, she couldn't understand how such an obstinate, boneheaded chauvinist could make her pulse race and her insides turn to jelly.”
Joanne Fluke, Blueberry Muffin Murder

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  5 votes, 23.8%

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