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Bittersweet Mass Market Paperback – 5 Apr 2016

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  • Mass Market Paperback: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Berkley Books (5 April 2016)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 042525531X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0425255315
  • Product Dimensions: 10.7 x 1.9 x 17 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 136 g
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Praise for New York Times Bestselling Susan Wittig Albert's China Bayles Mysteries

"[Albert] consistently turns out some of the best-plotted mysteries on the market."--Houston Chronicle

"Albert's dialogue and characterizations put her in a class with lady sleuths V. I. Warshawski and Stephanie Plum."--Publishers Weekly

"One of the best-written and [most] well-plotted mysteries I've read in a long time."--Los Angeles Times

"Engrossing."--The Times-Picayune

"[China Bayles is] such a joy...An instant friend."--Carolyn Hart, New York Times bestselling author of the Death on Demand Mysteries

"Mystery lovers...will be captivated by this unique series."--Seattle Post-Intelligencer

About the Author

Susan Wittig Albert grew up on a farm in Illinois and earned her Ph.D. at the University of California at Berkeley. A former professor of English and a university administrator and vice president, she is the author of the China Bayles Mysteries, the Darling Dahlias Mysteries, and the Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter. She and her husband, Bill, coauthor a series of Victorian-Edwardian mysteries under the name Robin Paige. The Alberts live near Austin, Texas.

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Fuchs Joan
3.0 out of 5 stars Politisches Manifest
Reviewed in Germany on 14 April 2016
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4.0 out of 5 stars and for the most part I have loved them. This is just not one of the ...
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3.0 out of 5 stars Too much Repetition and Filler and Not Enough Focus on the Mystery--Not One of Her Best
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4.0 out of 5 stars 4/5 for this series, but 5/5 in general
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5.0 out of 5 stars Another Interesting Mystery
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5.0 out of 5 stars WOW!!!!
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3.0 out of 5 stars but the whole chapter of introduction of the recurring characters is becoming tedious, especially the explanation of the shop an
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Christie S. Kitchens
5.0 out of 5 stars If you've read the others, you must read this one too. If you haven't, what are you waiting for??? Great read.
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5.0 out of 5 stars better than others
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2.0 out of 5 stars Feeling dropped
Reviewed in the United States on 22 May 2015
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4.0 out of 5 stars Meet some new folks
Reviewed in the United States on 23 April 2015
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5.0 out of 5 stars Another good read from a favorite series
Reviewed in the United States on 24 June 2016
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5.0 out of 5 stars Susan Wittig Albert Keeps This Series Fresh
Reviewed in the United States on 16 April 2015
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1.0 out of 5 stars Very boring and disappointing
Reviewed in the United States on 25 November 2015
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5.0 out of 5 stars Bittersweet-a Metaphor for Life
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