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Kimber Frantz

I can't stop reading. Or buying books. Or talking about books.

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A Red-Rose Chain: An October Daye Novel
Seanan McGuire
The Bell Jar
Sylvia Plath
Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion
Gregory Boyle


Freezing - Penelope Evans Very good mystery / suspense novel set in modern day London. Evans is a great writer and I was completely bemused by and impressed with her main character, Stuart Park, a morgue photographer and an atypical, deviant sleuth who seems to perpetrate more crimes than he solves. He was both sympathetic and horrific. His judgement, or lack thereof, reminded me a little bit of a high-functioning Karl Childers (Slingbade). I was delighted with the story until the last two or three pages; I found the ending quite disappointing.