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eBook Home Fires (Deborah Knott Mysteries) epub
  • ISBN: 0446608106
  • Author: Margaret Maron
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Subcategory: Mystery
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing; Reprint edition (April 1, 2000)
  • ePUB size: 1468 kb
  • FB2 size 1286 kb
  • Formats lrf doc lit mbr


Home Fires (Deborah Knott. has been added to your Cart. Maron's series featuring North Carolina Circuit Court Judge Deborah Knott got off to a great start when the launch novel, Bootlegger's Daughter (1992), swept the Edgar, the Macavity and the Anthony awards for best novel.

Home Fires (Deborah Knott. The series is notable for the smooth way Maron blends the distinctively Southern charms of Deborah's vast extended family with engrossing plots and an intelligentAbut not ration of social issues.

Margaret Maron is an American writer, the author of award-winning mystery novels. Maron was born in Greensboro, North Carolina and grew up in central Johnston County; she has also lived in Italy. She and her husband, artist Joe Maron, lived in Brooklyn before returning to her home state where they now live. Maron is the author of numerous short stories and more than 20 mystery novels to date.

Margaret Maron, New York Times bestselling author and Mystery Writers of America Grand Master, returns to Colleton County with an exciting new Deborah Knott mystery. LONG UPON THE LAND On a quiet August morning, Judge Deborah Knott's father Kezzie makes a shocking discovery on a remote corner of his farm: the body of a man bludgeoned to death. Investigating this crime, Deborah's husband, Sheriff's Deputy Dwight Bryant, soon uncovers a long-simmering hostility between Kezzie and the slain man over a land dispute.

Deborah Knott Mysteries

Deborah Knott Mysteries Язык: Английский. In her newest novel featuring popular Judge Deborah Knott, multiple-prize winning author Margaret Maron explores the achingly beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, where leaves ar.00. Maron was nominated for an Agatha Award for "Home Fires (Mysterious Press, 1998), and most recently, "Storm Track (Mysterious Press, 2000) won the Agatha Award for Best Novel. Last Lessons of Summer (Mysterious Press, 2003), was also nominated for an Agatha Award. "Last Lessons of Summer, Slow Dollar, and Uncommon Clay were all selected as Mystery Guild Main Selections.

Margaret Maron grew up in rural North Carolina

Margaret Maron grew up in rural North Carolina. She attended college for two years before a summer job at the Pentagon led to marriage, a tour of duty in Italy, than several years in Brooklyn, New York before moving back to North Carolina

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If there's truly such a thing as an American cozy, Margaret Maron's novels of the contemporary South fit the bill. Great character-driven mystery. Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 13 years ago. It had been awhile since I'd read Maron; I'd forgotten how good she is and what strong, character-driven mysteries she writes. I love Deborah's relationship with her family and friends. Her observations on society and racism were insightful without being preachy.

The Deborah Knott Mysteries by Margaret Maron are set in North Carolina. The first book in the series is Bootlegger's Daughter. If you enjoy them, she also has a Sigrid Harald series. The protagonist is Deborah Knott. Deborah Knott is the protagonist in this series. This fictional character has 11 older brothers. She had a rebellious period earlier, but settled down professionally, became a lawyer and returned to her home county to practice. Her romantic life is much less under control.

While campaigning, judge and occasional sleuth Deborah Knott joins forces with exBlack Panther Wallace Adderly to discover who is responsible for the fiery destruction of two AfricanAmerican churchesone of which caused the death of a young man. Reprint.
Comments: (7)
Halloween
I have read all of Margaret Maron's books and they are always a decided treat. Since I have read so many, and since I am almost 80 yrs old, I tend to forget titles.

It would help so much if AMAZON would print the original publishing date---so I avoid ordering a book I have already consumed.

Thanks, Joanna Spaulding
Akinohn
Margaret Maron has beautifully developed the character of Deborah Knott, along with her extended family and friends. Woven throughout her intelligent mysteries is a wonderful picture of life in several areas of North Carolina as well as information about the special towns, crafts and industries in that part of the United States. I recommend starting with her first Deborah Knott novel and proceeding in order, but you can read them independent of one another.
Sermak Light
She never disappoints. HOME FIRES, like the first five Deborah Knott novels that precede it, has the same tang and truth of Southern fiction. Call it mystery if you want, but Maron ladles mystery over pithy and sometimes uncomfortable truth, and the story brings just enough satisfaction to leave you wanting more.
Yalone
I have read the Deborah Knott series from the beginning for the mystery and for the picture Margaret Maron gives of life in non-urban Eastern Carolina. Fir me this was the best in the series to date. Not only is the mystery good, the picture of race relations in today's South from both Black and White perspectives is extremely well drawn. The reality and the complexities of racism are illustrated along with possibilities. The mystery is complicated by the reader's own reactions to the apparent racial motivation behind the fires. This book is for those who desire an accurate look at today's South along with a good story line and Intriguing characters.
Xmatarryto
I've enjoyed all these Mysteries. She includes some interesting background on North Carolina, the south and some of the historical and social aspects of this part of the country. A fun read.
Doomblade
I enjoy the Judge Knott series. And this one not only involved her family but the ending was a surprise! After reading several of her books, I feel like I could almost drive around Dobbs. A relaxing enjoyable read.
Centrizius
The Deborah Knott series is the best mystery series on the market today.
very good
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