Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Book Review: Baltimore Blues

Title: Baltimore Blues (Tess Monaghan Mysteries)
Author: Laura Lippman
Rating: ***1/2
Tags: mystery, series, tess monaghan, baltimore

First in the Tess Monaghan series about a Baltimore reporter turned private eye. The book is rather slow to get started, but by the end was quite good. Tess is a rower, and her fellow rower and friend, Rocky, is accused of the murder of a high-priced lawyer with a sleazy past. Tess takes on an investigation to get him cleared.

Publication Avon (1997), Edition: Later Printing, Mass Market Paperback, 304 pages
Publication date 1997
ISBN 0380788756 / 9780380788750

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