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Janet Dawson

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Janet Dawson

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Janet Dawson is the author of The Sacrificial Daughter, first in a new series featuring geriatric care manager. She has also written thirteen novels featuring Oakland private investigator Jeri Howard. Her first, Kindred Crimes, won the St. Martin's Press/Private Eye Writers of America contest for best first private eye novel. The most recent book in the series is The Devil Close Behind.

Her Jill McLeod historical mystery series features a Zephyrette sleuthing aboard the long-distance train called the California Zephyr in the early 1950s. The first in that series is Death Rides the Zephyr.

In the past, Dawson was a newspaper reporter and a Navy journalist. She has worked in the legal field and on the staff of the University of California Berke
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Kindred Crimes (Jeri Howard...

4.23 avg rating — 1,424 ratings — published 1990 — 9 editions
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Till the Old Men Die (Jeri ...

3.88 avg rating — 1,056 ratings — published 1993 — 7 editions
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Take a Number (Jeri Howard ...

4.15 avg rating — 858 ratings — published 1993 — 8 editions
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The Jeri Howard Anthology: ...

4.56 avg rating — 682 ratings — published 2018
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Where The Bodies Are Buried...

4.26 avg rating — 647 ratings — published 1998 — 5 editions
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A Killing At The Track (Jer...

4.21 avg rating — 645 ratings — published 2000 — 3 editions
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A Credible Threat

4.19 avg rating — 509 ratings — published 1996
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Nobody's Child (Jeri Howard...

4.23 avg rating — 443 ratings — published 1995 — 7 editions
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Don't Turn Your Back On The...

4.16 avg rating — 426 ratings — published 1994 — 8 editions
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Kindred Crimes Till the Old Men Die Take a Number Don't Turn Your Back On The... Nobody's Child A Credible Threat Witness To Evil
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