A Crime in the Neighborhood

A Crime in the Neighborhood

A Novel

Book - 1997
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A New York Times Notable Book. Set in the Washington, D.C., suburbs during the summer of the Watergate break-ins, Berne's assured, skillful first novel is about what can happen when a child's accusation is the only lead in a case of sexual assault and murder. A BOOK -OF-THE-MONTH CLUB and QUALITY PAPERBACK BOOK CLUB selection.
Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1997.
ISBN: 9781565121652
1565121651
Branch Call Number: Fic
Characteristics: 285 p. ; 19 cm.

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finn75
May 17, 2015

A brilliant read. A real eye opener on human behaviour during a conservative time.

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uncommonreader
May 01, 2012

Set in 1972 in a suburb of Washington at the time of Watergate. The book is about the hyprocrisy of middle -class America in the 70s. It is suspenseful but light.

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