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Julie Christensen

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Julie Christensen is the author of "The Truth About Dating," "The Truth About Happily Ever After," "Searching for Meredith Love," and two Ruby Neptune mysteries: "Murder Beyond Words" and "Murder with Art." A native of New York, Julie studied painting at Pratt Institute and worked briefly in advertising on Fifth Avenue before she realized that her "creative" job was sucking the life out of her soul. Julie worked as a live-in Au Pair in Brooklyn, taught preschool at a private school in Brooklyn, and lived in Barcelona and New Mexico before finally going back to school to get her Masters in Audiology. It was while living in Omaha, Nebraska that she discovered how hard dating is for thirty-somethings. She began writing about her horrible dates ...more


The third book in the Ruby Neptune mystery series is finished!

When the headmistress of a prestigious private school in Brooklyn suddenly dies in front of the student body, the police assume the death is an unfortunate accident. But the school’s Writer in Residence, Ruby Neptune, thinks she’s witnessed a murder. Suspects include the parents of children who weren’t accepted, teachers vying to be... Read more of this blog post »
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The Truth About Dating
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Searching For Meredith Love
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Murder Beyond Words
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This is the first I've read this author. I loved the setting - a secluded monestary. I loved the way she built the murder plot around Gregorian chants. There was a lot of back history between the inspector and others that she handled well. But I foun ...more
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I couldn't put this book down. Several times I was shocked by plot twists. I really liked this book for an entertaining read.
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