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Ellen Byerrum is a Washington, D.C., news reporter, novelist and playwright. She also holds a Virginia private investigator's registration. Her Crime of Fashion mysteries star a savvy, stylish sleuth: Lacey Smithsonian, a reluctant fashion reporter in Washington D.C., "The City Fashion Forgot."
Lacey would rather be working "hard news," but her nose for nuance, eye for a great story, and talent for getting into trouble make her the right reporter for the Crimes of Fashion beat. In her vintage suits and killer heels, she trips over fashion clues, fabulous shoes, dangerous women, drop-dead men, and of course the occasional corpse (who wouldn't be caught dead dressed like that).
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Tue, 21:28 : #CrimeofFashion Tevas, high water pants, rumpled white shirt, and fanny pack don't make a style statement. Wait they do: It's Help Me.
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Published on July 09, 2014 05:09
Average rating: 3.83 · 4,432 ratings · 304 reviews · 10 distinct works · Similar authors
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Designer Knockoff (Crime of...
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 520 ratings — published 2006 — 5 editions
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Grave Apparel (Crime of Fas...
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 316 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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Death on Heels (A Crime of ...
3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 250 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Ellen Byerrum Beth wrote: "Hi Ellen,
Thanks for befriending this fellow Colorado mystery author here as well as in real-life!"


My pleasure, Beth.


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Beth Hi Ellen,
Thanks for befriending this fellow Colorado mystery author here as well as in real-life!


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