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Chris Birdy

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PITTSBURGH, The United States



John Sandford, Michael Connelly, John Grisham, Frank McCourt

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Chris Birdy is an award-winning author. She was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After graduating from high school, she did a four year stint in the Middle East. When she returned to the States, Chris settled down in the Boston area and became a true Bostonian by collecting college degrees while raising a family.
For more than twenty years, Chris has been a member of the legal community performing investigative work for Boston law firms.
Chris lives outside of Boston and in Palm Beach, Florida with her husband

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Chris Birdy I had the character of Bogie in my head for a long time. Bailey was the next. I was working long hours, had too many family commitments and no time to…moreI had the character of Bogie in my head for a long time. Bailey was the next. I was working long hours, had too many family commitments and no time to write. By the time I was able to write, I already had the story.
Chris Birdy My favorite author is John Sandford. Everything he writes is guaranteed to be a good read.
Average rating: 4.34 · 224 ratings · 108 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Girl in White Pajamas

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This last story in the series was bittersweet mostly because I learned of Sue Grafton's death just before I started the book. There will never be a Z in the alphabet series. In this story Kinsey Millhone is 39 years old. It's 1989 and she is involved ...more
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This was a cute cozy mystery that was fast reading and very entertaining. I can't wait to read the others in the series.
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This was the story of a family portrayed as dysfunctional. By today's standards, they were probably normal. Poor Pearl was getting older when she finally met a man who married her then had three children with her. When the youngest turned eight, the ...more
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Another brilliant story from Daniel Silva. Gabriel Allon is back chasing his nemesis, Saladin. From the towers in New York to the streets of London, the madman leads the jihadists in trying to destroy western culture. Gabriel and his team find a smal ...more
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Carole Gill thanks!
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