The Girl in the Green Raincoat (hardcover)

by Laura Lippman | Mystery & Thrillers |
ISBN: 1611292395 Global Overview for this book
Registered by brewsdr of Saint Paul, Minnesota USA on 11/18/2014
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Journal Entry 1 by brewsdr from Saint Paul, Minnesota USA on Friday, January 09, 2015
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Journal Entry 2 by quietorchid from Saint Paul, Minnesota USA on Friday, January 09, 2015
A Fun read. What's a female detective to do when she gets sideswipped by a high risk pregnancy? Lie on her porch for the last 2 months on total bed rest. With a pair of binoculars.

What follows is a novella with homages and tributes to varied classics. Rear Window obviously comes to mind... But you will see a lot more. Good taut mystery, hidden in a book that was written for serialization in the NYT. now in book format. Fun.

Oh... does anyone else get the reference to Pet Semitary?

Fly far little book!

Journal Entry 3 by quietorchid at Saint Paul, Minnesota USA on Saturday, February 14, 2015

Released 4 yrs ago (2/14/2015 UTC) at Saint Paul, Minnesota USA

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Put in the Medicine Chest V Bookbox.

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Journal Entry 4 by winghyphen8wing at Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Monday, May 18, 2015
Taken from quietorchid's Medicine Chest V box with thanks.

I read Pet Sematary a LONG time ago...so no promises there.

Journal Entry 5 by winghyphen8wing at Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Saturday, April 02, 2016
Private investigator Tess Monaghan is sidelined by her pregnancy, so she watches the goings-on outside her window with binoculars...and discovers a mystery.

I'll count this book as my 2016 Maryland read for NancyNova's 2015-2016 50 States reading challenge.
2016 states read (17/51): AL CA CO GA ID IA LA MD MA MN MO MT NH NM NY VT WY


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Notes for 1st quarter re-do:

Week 10: Woman on cover
Week 11: Green on cover
Week 12: Alliterative author name

Journal Entry 6 by winghyphen8wing at Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Sunday, April 03, 2016

Released 3 yrs ago (4/2/2016 UTC) at Honolulu, Hawaii USA

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This book went to our wonderful TOC lunch at Town and left with someone else. Enjoy!

Released for Secretariat's 2016 Never Judge a Book By Its Cover Challenge (week 13: 1st quarter re-do).

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Since Pakistan's flag is green and white, this book with a predominantly green cover is released for the victims of the recent bombing in Pakistan and victims of terrorism worldwide. To quote John Lennon, "Imagine all the people living life in peace..."

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Journal Entry 7 by johnevelyn at Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Sunday, April 03, 2016
Caroline here: picked up this book at a wonderful Bookcrossing get-together at Town Cafe in Kaimuki.

Peter read it and liked the allusion to Rear Window

Journal Entry 8 by johnevelyn at Village Bakery in Mui Wo, Lantau Island Hong Kong on Saturday, November 24, 2018

Released 12 mos ago (11/24/2018 UTC) at Village Bakery in Mui Wo, Lantau Island Hong Kong

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