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Jessica Simon has called the Yukon home for over twenty years. Currently a literary arts columnist for What’s Up Yukon, Simon has contributed articles to San Francisco Chronicle Magazine, Outdoor Edge, Yukon News, and Yukon, North of Ordinary. Before devoting her life to the written word, she worked as a typesetter, first aid instructor, and guide for a wilderness tourism company for German-speaking visitors to the Yukon, which she co-founded with her husband. She lives near Whitehorse.

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location: Ben McNally Books, 366 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
description: Get a glimpse of crime in western Canada. Get at taste for crime in Canada's north. Join us for a celebration of National Crime Writers Month.
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My initial interest in Arctic Chill was the setting, Iceland, a partner in the circumpolar world.

Arctic Chill does not disappoint. Underlying the main story of the investigation of a possibly race-related murder, author Arnaldur Indridason gives Reyk
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L.C. Hayden Hi Jessica,
Glad we're friends on GR! Like you, I love thrillers. I'm currently reading James Rollins' Altar of Eden. Have you read that book?

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