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Peggy Blair was a lawyer for more than thirty years. A recognized expert in Aboriginal law, she worked as both a criminal defence lawyer and Crown prosecutor. She spent a Christmas in Old Havana, where she watched the bored, young policemen on street corners along the Malecón, visited Hemingway's favourite bars, and learned to make the perfect mojito.A former member of the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal, Blair is named in the Canadian Who's Who. She lives in Ottawa,where she now works in real estate.


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Hungry Ghosts will be out toward the end of June, 2015 with Simon and Schuster Canada. Thanks for asking! Cheers, Peggy
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Beggar's Opera,The by Peggy Blair
"Strong police procedural set in contemporary Cuba starring the ingenious and insightful Inspector Ricardo Ramirez with an engaging supporting cast of colleagues and family."
Hungry Ghosts by Peggy Blair
"In Cuba Inspector Ramirez investigates art vandalism and the deaths of prostitutes, while in Canada Detective Charlie Pike needs to determine whether a body of woman is a victim of the Highway Strangler.
Free copy received of my first Inspector Ram..." Read more of this review »
Hungry Ghosts by Peggy Blair
"Thank you to Goodreads, Simon and Schuster Canada and Peggy Blair for the Goodreads ARC of this novel. It is the first Inspector Ramirez novel that I have read and I am looking forward to reading more. This is a great book that skillfully tells tw..." Read more of this review »
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