Nancy Pickard

Nancy Pickard


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in Kansas City, Missouri, The United States
September 19, 1945

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Nancy Pickard is an American crime novelist. She received a degree in journalism from the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri and began writing at age 35.

She has won five Macavity Awards, four Agatha Awards, an Anthony Award, and a Shamus Award. She is the only author to win all four awards. Her novel The Virgin of Small Plains, published in 2007, won an Agatha Award. She also served on the board of directors of the Mystery Writers of America.

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The Scent of Rain and Light...

3.80 avg rating — 16,581 ratings — published 2010 — 29 editions
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The Virgin of Small Plains

3.86 avg rating — 5,833 ratings — published 2006 — 21 editions
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But I Wouldn't Want to Die ...

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The Whole Truth (Marie Ligh...

3.70 avg rating — 624 ratings — published 2000 — 13 editions
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Generous Death (Jenny Cain,...

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I.O.U. (Jenny Cain, #7)

3.65 avg rating — 410 ratings — published 1992 — 11 editions
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Marriage Is Murder (Jenny C...

3.55 avg rating — 387 ratings — published 1987 — 13 editions
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Bum Steer (Jenny Cain, #6)

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“...in a county where romantic partners were as scarce as yaks.”
Nancy Pickard, The Scent of Rain and Lightning

“İnsanların iyi niyetleri suistimal ediliyor.”
“Kim tarafından?”
“Biz tabii ki!Hasta insanların buraya gelip o aptalca hikayelere inanmalarına izin veriyoruz ve işleri onlar için daha kötü hale getiriyoruz.”
“İnsanların okudukları şeylere inanmalrınıengelleyen bir yasa henüz yok ,Abby.”
“Fakat dolandırmayı engelleyen var.”
Nancy Pickard, The Virgin of Small Plains

“Good ol' Rex, always the bridesmaid, never the bride.”
Nancy Pickard, The Virgin of Small Plains

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