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Mar.18.2010
Mystery writer Martha Grimes describes the plot of her new book THE BLACK CAT, in bookstores nationwide on April 6, 2010. Superintendent Richard Jury of Scotland Yard is called in to investigate the murder of a young woman at THE BLACK CAT, a pub the London suburb of Chesham. Dressed from hell to...
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Mar.18.2010
Mystery writer Martha Grimes continues to outline the plot of her new book THE BLACK CAT, in bookstores nationwide on April 6, 2010. Superintendent Richard Jury of Scotland Yard must match wits with his nemesis Harry Johnson, the psychopath from THE OLD WINE SHADES and DUST, trying to figure out...
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Mar.18.2010
Martha Grimes describes the writing process for the Richard Jury mystery series. She never has a plot in mind when she starts to write a new book, it evolves during the writing, and its never clear whodunit often until near the end of the book. One reason why she enjoys writing the series is that...