Orania Papazoglou





Orania Papazoglou

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Bethel, Connecticut, The United States
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Jane Haddam (b. 1951) is an American author of mysteries. Born Orania Papazoglou, she worked as a college professor and magazine editor before publishing her Edgar Award–nominated first novel, Sweet, Savage Death, in 1984. This mystery introduced Patience McKenna, a sleuthing scribe who would go on to appear in four more books, including Wicked, Loving Murder (1985) and Rich, Radiant Slaughter (1988).

Not a Creature Was Stirring (1990) introduced Haddam’s best-known character, former FBI agent Gregor Demarkian. The series spans more than twenty novels, many of them holiday-themed, including Murder Superior (1993), Fountain of Death (1995), and Wanting Sheila Dead (2005). Haddam’s most recent novels are Blood in the Water (2012) and Hearts o
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Average rating: 3.43 · 152 ratings · 19 reviews · 7 distinct works · Similar authors
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2.65 of 5 stars 2.65 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1992 — 9 editions
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Sanctity
2.67 of 5 stars 2.67 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1986 — 2 editions
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Death's Savage Passion (Pat...
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 1986 — 7 editions
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Sweet, Savage Death (Patien...
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3.25 of 5 stars 3.25 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 1984 — 10 editions
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Wicked, Loving Murder (Pati...
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3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 1985 — 10 editions
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1988
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Once and Always Murder (Pat...
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3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1990 — 5 editions
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