Rita Mae Brown





Rita Mae Brown

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born
in Hanover, Pennsylvania, The United States
November 28, 1944

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Rita Mae Brown is a prolific American writer, most known for her mysteries and other novels (Rubyfruit Jungle). She is also an Emmy-nominated screenwriter.


Average rating: 3.79 · 74,717 ratings · 3,835 reviews · 73 distinct works · Similar authors
Rubyfruit Jungle
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 17,489 ratings — published 1973 — 31 editions
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Wish You Were Here (Mrs. Mu...
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 6,152 ratings — published 1990 — 16 editions
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Murder, She Meowed (Mrs. Mu...
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 2,639 ratings — published 1996 — 17 editions
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Murder at Monticello (Mrs. ...
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3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 2,710 ratings — published 1994 — 17 editions
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Rest in Pieces (Mrs. Murphy...
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 2,576 ratings — published 1992 — 12 editions
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Pay Dirt (Mrs. Murphy, #4)
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 2,152 ratings — published 1995 — 12 editions
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Cat on the Scent (Mrs. Murp...
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 1,959 ratings — published 1999 — 13 editions
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Claws and Effect (Mrs. Murp...
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Catch as Cat Can  (Mrs. Mur...
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“The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four people is suffering from a mental illness. Look at your 3 best friends. If they're ok, then it's you.”
Rita Mae Brown

“I think the reward for conformity is that everyone likes you except yourself.”
Rita Mae Brown

“Sorrow is how we learn to love. Your heart isn't breaking. It hurts because it's getting larger. The larger it gets, the more love it holds.”
Rita Mae Brown, Riding Shotgun

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