Carol Anne O'Marie





Carol Anne O'Marie


Born
in The United States
August 28, 1933

Died
May 27, 2009

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Sister Carol Anne O'Marie was a mystery writer and a nun in the St. Joseph of Carondelet religious order.

She wrote eleven novels with the protagonist Sister Mary Helen, an elderly nun who solves crimes. Most of the books are based in San Francisco.

Her final book, Like a Swarm of Bees, is about the origins of the Sisters of St. Joseph in the United States.

Sister Carol Anne O'Marie and Sister Maureen Lyons ran a shelter for homeless women in Oakland, CA.

Average rating: 3.76 · 2,156 ratings · 278 reviews · 13 distinct worksSimilar authors
Novena for Murder (Sister M...

3.73 avg rating — 323 ratings — published 1984 — 10 editions
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Advent of Dying (Sister Mar...

3.79 avg rating — 211 ratings6 editions
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The Missing Madonna (Sister...

3.77 avg rating — 192 ratings — published 1988 — 7 editions
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Death Goes on Retreat (Sist...

3.65 avg rating — 199 ratings — published 1995 — 13 editions
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Murder at the Monks' Table ...

3.76 avg rating — 198 ratings8 editions
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Death Takes Up a Collection...

3.70 avg rating — 173 ratings — published 1998 — 7 editions
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Murder in Ordinary Time (Si...

3.78 avg rating — 169 ratings — published 1991 — 8 editions
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Death of an Angel (Sister M...

3.68 avg rating — 161 ratings — published 1996 — 8 editions
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Murder Makes a Pilgrimage (...

3.83 avg rating — 172 ratings — published 1993 — 8 editions
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The Corporal Works of Murde...

3.86 avg rating — 140 ratings — published 2002 — 6 editions
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Novena for Murder Advent of Dying The Missing Madonna Murder in Ordinary Time Murder Makes a Pilgrimage Death Goes on Retreat Death of an Angel
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“Deep down, I’m afraid you’re correct,” Sister Eileen said finally. “But I can hardly bear the thought of someone we know being a murderer.” “Eileen,” Mary Helen said bluntly, “every murderer is someone somebody knows.” The”
Carol Anne O'Marie, Novena for Murder: A Sister Mary Helen Mystery

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