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Florence Wetzel

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Florence Wetzel is the author of several novels: Holy Denver, a story of a bookseller's spiritual awakening; Madeline: A Novel of Love, Buddhism, and Hoboken, a tale of bohemian life in the 1980s; Mrs. Papadakis and Aspasia, two novels about expatriate life in Crete; and the jazz mystery Dashiki, an adult whodunit in the spirit of Nancy Drew.

In spring 2019 Florence published The Grand Man: A Scandinavian Thriller, a detective novel that solves two contemporary Swedish mysteries, namely the assassination of prime minister Olof Palme, and the whereabouts of Stieg Larssons' missing fourth book.

Florence worked as a jazz journalist for many years, including co-authoring Perry Robinson: The Traveler. She also wrote a book of poems and memoir tal
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Dashiki

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message 7: by Bobbi

Bobbi D Hi Florence. Thanks for friending me. I too just love the Nordic books.


Quentin Hi Florence, thanks for the add. I can see you like Nordic stuff.


Lidush Hi Florence! Thanks for friending :)


graceeeyy Hello, how are you? Thank you for the add(:


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Fatimah hey Florence! thanx for the add :)


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