Dead Days of Summer: Book summary and reviews of Dead Days of Summer by Carolyn G. Hart

Dead Days of Summer

A Death on Demand Mystery. #17

by Carolyn G. Hart

Dead Days of Summer by Carolyn G. Hart
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  • Published in USA  Apr 2006
    288 pages
    Genre: Noir

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Murder hits close to home for Death on Demand bookstore owner Annie Darling and her beloved husband, Max. While investigating a new case, Max calls Annie to let her know he may be late getting home. He never shows up. Annie knows something dreadful has happened to him.

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"Starred Review. Lovable supporting characters, notably Emma Clyde, resident mystery author and Annie's best friend, help make this one of Hart's finest offerings." - Publishers Weekly.

"Top-notch plotting but very melodramatic language and skimpy characterization." - Booklist

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Carolyn G. Hart Author Biography

Carolyn Hart is the author of over forty mysteries as well as the winner of three Agatha Awards for Best Novel, two Anthonys, and two Macavitys. She is a native of Oklahoma City, a journalism graduate of the University of Oklahoma, and a former president of Sisters in Crime. She is also a member of Authors Guild, Sisters in Crime, Mystery Writers of America, the International Crime Writers Association, the International Thrillers Association, and the American Crime Writers League. She taught professional writing in the University of Oklahoma School of Journalism from 1982-85.

One of her books Letter From Home, a stand alone novel set in Oklahoma, was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize by the Oklahoma Center for Poets and Writers at Oklahoma State University Tulsa. The novel won the Agatha...

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