Laura Lippman

Laura Lippman is an American author of detective fiction. She is best known for her Tess Monaghan series, which follows a former reporter turned private investigator in Baltimore. Lippman has received numerous awards for her work, including the Edgar, Anthony, and Agatha awards.


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  1. 1. What The Dead Know

    In "What The Dead Know" by Laura Lippman, a woman claiming to be one of the two missing Bethany sisters suddenly appears after thirty years, setting off a chain of events that forces the police, the media, and the families involved to revisit the unsolved case. As the truth slowly unravels, secrets from the past are exposed, revealing the devastating impact the disappearance had on the family and the lingering effects it has had on those left behind.

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