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Mariah Fredericks
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Mariah Fredericks

Mariah Fredericks Biography

Mariah Fredericks was born and raised in New York City, where she still lives today with her family. She is a graduate of Vassar College with a BA in history. She has written several novels for young adults; her novel Crunch Time was nominated for an Edgar in 2007. A Death of No Importance is her first mystery for adults. 

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Death of a New American jacket A Death of No Importance jacket The Girl in the Park jacket
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