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V.M. Burns

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V.M. Burns was born in Northwestern Indiana and spent many years in
Southwestern Michigan on the Lake Michigan shoreline. She is a lover of dogs,
British historic cozies, and scones with clotted cream. After many years in the
Midwest she went in search of milder winters and currently lives in Eastern
Tennessee with her poodles. Her debut novel, The Plot is Murder was nominated for a 2017 Agatha Award for Best First Novel. Valerie is a member of Mystery Writers of America, International Thriller Writers, and a lifetime member of Sisters in Crime. Readers can learn more by visiting her website at vmburns.com.

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As an avid Agatha Christie lover, I faithfully watch every cinematic remake of her mysteries I can find, from Kenneth Branagh’s interpretation of Poirot in Murder on the Orient Express to John Malkovich’s portrayal in The ABC Murders which is playing on Amazon Prime Video. Generally, when I watch a movie rendition of one of Christie’s mysteries, […]
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V.M. Thank you. I hope you enjoy this series.


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Donna Thank you, Ms. Burns, for becoming a friend on Goodreads. I am looking forward to reading your books.


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