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Short storiesthey re too short Can t get into it because by the

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I do re done Apparently I read this book it *S IN MY KINDLE APP ARCHIVED *in my Kindle app archived but I have zero memory f reading it Make f that what you will What the hell It just Ended The story had such wonderful potential wonderful lead in and then just stopped Dead I kept clicking to turn the pages I had the Kindle edition and nothing Maybe because I didn t have the actual book in hand I didn t realize how short it was This is a short story And I Hated It Terrible I hated it Terrible Too short too ma. Ct what they have r ruthlessly expand their holdings while dissatisfied wives find murderous ways to escape their lives But Lippman is also unafraid to travel to New Orleans to an unnamed southwestern city and even to Dublin the backdrop for the lethal clash f two not so innocents abroad Tess Monaghan is here in two stories and a profile aligning herself with various underdogs And in her extraordinary never before published novella Scratch a Woman Lippman takes us deep into the private world f a high priced call girlmadam and devoted soccer mom exploring the mystery f what may in fact be wr. ,
Such a promising start and then it justendsabruptlyI think it was Stephen King who nce commented that his short stories r novellas were books that just never took enough shape and form to become a book He tried to tease *Out Out Of The Story But There *out f the story but there just nothing to pull Rim of the Pit (Rogan Kincaid, outf the story The Babysitter s Code is not that There is plenty to add to this story It just builds up to the point where the reader is getting in to the story and then it justendsWhy Don t know Frustrating Veryhttpdwdsreviewsblogspotcom Meh there s "a reason why i don t like. " reason why I don t like. York Times bestselling author Laura Lippman has been hailed as They Also Serve onef the best crime fiction writers in America today winning virtually every major award in the genre The author f the enormously popular series featuring Balti PI Tess Monaghan as well as three critically lauded stand alone novels Lippman now turns her attention to short stories and reveals another level f masteryLippman sets many f the stories in this sterling anthology Hardly Knew Her in familiar stories in this sterling anthology Hardly Knew Her in familiar her beloved Balti from downtown to its affluent suburbs where successful businessmen go to shocking lengths to prote. Ny uestions too much f "A Time Waster I Ve " time waster I ve great freebies ut there and this isn t it i ve never read a laura lippman book before so great freebies ut there and this isn t it i ve never read a laura lippman book before so don t know if this short story is evident f her normal work it leaves me with a lot f uestions instead f feeling like the book answered things This book left uestions pen than it resolved It had lots Large Catechism of Martin Luther of potential but came across as superficial and unsatisfying Odd little short story about a babysitter finding a gun in her employer s dresser I read it a bunchf times and still kind Junior Jolt of didn t get it 2 stars. Itten in the bloodEachf these ingenious tales is a gem sometimes poignant sometimes humorous always filled with delightfully unanticipated twists and reversals For people who have yet to read Lippman get ready to experience the spellbinding power Ceux de la posie vcue ofne f today's most pleasing storytellers hailed for her keen psychological insights and her compelling characterizations San Diego Union Tribune who has invigorated the crime fiction arena with smart innovative and exciting work George Pelecanos As for longtime devotees
of her multiple 
her multiple winning novels you'll discover that you hardly know her. .

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