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The Jaded Lady of Janesville, Wisconsin: A Mystery

Tom McBride

ISBN 10: 1983503118 / ISBN 13: 9781983503115
Published by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2018
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Title: The Jaded Lady of Janesville, Wisconsin: A ...

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

Publication Date: 2018

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Good

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Janesville, Wisconsin is a southern Wisconsin city with a distinguished industrial and political history. Now it’s the scene of a strange new mystery novel. Anna Marie Loy comes to Janesville in the late 1930s to flee from a scandal in Liverpool, England. Janesville is a thriving town of over 22,000 people, and the proud home of both new Chevrolet sedans and Parker Duo-Fold pens. Anna Marie settles there and soon enough gets married to a city worker, is interviewed by the local Gazette, gets blamed for the sudden illness of a prominent dentist, and meets an elderly professor, also British, in Madison. Anna Marie may leave Liverpool for Janesville, but her demons drive her wherever she is. These phantoms include her fetish for jade, her obsession with her late father, and her vexed feelings about the human male. In a perfect storm, as her native England is being devastated by the Nazi Blitz, Anna Marie’s ghosts assemble in one cold December room, with murderous results.

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Tom McBride is co-author with Ron Nief of The Mindset Lists of American History (Wiley, 2011) and The Mindset List of the Obscure (Sourcebooks, 2014). He has authored as well four mystery novels (Godawful Dreams, Rox & Darlene, The Homicide At Malahide and The Curious Old Men of Belial College). Godawful Dreams was featured on public radio’s Chapter A Day during summer of 2016. He is also author of The Great American Lay: An All Too Brief History of Sex, and When You Could Only Dribble Once: 51 Famously Forgotten Game-Changers, which features among others Beloit College’s great coach Bill Knapton. His previous work of fiction is Bent Dead in Beloit: A Mystery.

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