Richard W. Wise

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Richard Wise is the author of three books. His latest novel, REDLINED, A NOVEL OF BOSTON, is a mystery thriller set in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood. PublishersWeekly raves: "Fans of suspense fiction with a social conscience will be pleased." Midwest Book Review describes REDLINED as a "An original and simply riveting novel." REDLINED was nominated for the National Book Award and the Benjamin Franklin Award in fiction. www.richardwbooks.com

His previous books include: Secrets Of The Gem Trade, The Connoisseur's Guide To Precious Gemstones. First published in 2003, the book became a critically acclaimed best seller. The revised and expanded second edition was published in November, 2016. www.secretsofthegemtrade.com

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3.77 avg rating — 93 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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Redlined: A novel of Boston

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New York, Stand Reading and Book Signing

Howdy New York,

I'll be doing a reading of my latest, Redlined, a mystery/thriller set in Boston and book signing together with Matt Bloom author of Salt of the Nation at the famous Strand Bookstore this Monday, the 17th at 7:00pm.

Y'all come

Richard
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