Death in Lovers' Lane

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HarperCollins, Apr 1, 1998 - Fiction - 320 pages
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A Pulitzer Prize-winning ex-reporter and journalism teacher at ivy-covered Thorndyke University, Henrietta "Henrie O" Collins demands of her students the same steadfast dedication to the truth that was the cornerstone of her own illustrious career. So when beautiful, ambitious Maggie Winslow decides to investigate a trio of hitherto unresolved local crimes, Henrie O urges her to pursue the story with uncommon vigor.

But the gifted future journalist's zeal may have cost her her life. The next day Maggie's corpse is discovered in Lovers' Lane--the very site of one of the unsolved mysteries the extraordinary young woman was exploring at the time of her brutal, premature death. The police and the Thorndyke powers-that-be are rabidly against Henrie O's involvement in the case. But, for Maggie's sake, the stubborn, sixtysomething investigator is determined to dredge up a past everyone seems to want to keep buried even if it means placing herself firmly in a relentless killer's path.

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Review: Death in Lovers' Lane (Henrie O #3)

User Review  - Claire Marvet - Goodreads

I don't think a book is bad just because it's easy to read. The purpose for this book is to entertain, and it does just that. I could hardly put this book down and it has been the cause of a lot of ... Read full review

Review: Death in Lovers' Lane (Henrie O #3)

User Review  - Mark Baker - Goodreads

Reporter turned college professor investigates when an assignment leads to a student's murder. Which of the three old cases produced a fresh body? Interesting characters and a fast paced plot made this a hard book to put down. Read my full review at Carstairs Considers. Read full review

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About the author (1998)

An accomplished master of mystery, Carolyn Hart is the author of twenty previous Death on Demand novels. Her books have won multiple Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity Awards. She is also the creator of the Henrie O series, featuring a retired reporter, and the Bailey Ruth series, starring an impetuous, redheaded ghost. One of the founders of Sisters in Crime, Hart lives in Oklahoma City.

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