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I was yearning for a break from the many TBR mysteries and crime novels that cover my nightstand, spill over the top of the adjacent tote bag, and cover a good portion of the carpet on the other side.

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I'm playing big-time catch-up with the V.I. Warshawski series and, as I am wont to do in such situations, I am reading the books in order. Lately, I'm only reading before bedtime, but I devoured the first two books in under two weeks.

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I'm playing big-time catch-up with the V.I. Warshawski series and, as I am wont to do in such situations, I am reading the books in order. Lately, I'm only reading before bedtime, but I devoured the first two books in under two weeks.

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Deadlock by Sara Paretsky
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Once again, I was caught up in Sara Paretsky's web and sleep went by the wayside. I am late to the V.I. Warshawski fan club party, but I sure am glad I came.

In this book, V.I. suspects that her cousin's death is not what it seems and, because it's fa
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Once again, I was caught up in Sara Paretsky's web and sleep went by the wayside. I am late to the V.I. Warshawski fan club party, but I sure am glad I came.

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Indemnity Only by Sara Paretsky
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Well, I have finally gotten around to the V.I. Warshawski series, and all I can do is lamely plead, "But I was busy!" For, like, 30 years. Anyway, will it help to say it was worth the wait? Because it certainly was.

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Tim O'Brien
“A lie, sometimes, can be truer than the truth, which is why fiction gets written.”
Tim O'Brien

Dorothy Parker
“What fresh hell is this?”
Dorothy Parker, The Portable Dorothy Parker

Raymond Chandler
“To say goodbye is to die a little.”
Raymond Chandler, The Long Goodbye

Sue Grafton
“Ideas are easy. It's the execution of ideas that really separates the sheep from the goats.”
Sue Grafton

Dave Barry
“Don't you wish you had a job like mine? All you have to do is think up a certain number of words! Plus, you can repeat words! And they don't even have to be true!”
Dave Barry

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