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Subject: Female mystery authors
Date Posted: 9/8/2007 8:28 AM ET
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Looking for a female author of mysterys whose last name begins with L?  Does anyone's name jump out at you?

Date Posted: 9/8/2007 9:25 AM ET
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Laura Levine (does the Jaine Austen series, cute, very chick-litty)

Date Posted: 9/8/2007 11:37 AM ET
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they'll make you hungry though LOL!

Date Posted: 9/8/2007 1:21 PM ET
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Rachel Lee and Elizabeth Lowell.  I have some of both on my shelf ;0

Date Posted: 9/8/2007 6:00 PM ET
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How about Rita Lakin and "Getting Old Is....." series; there's also Carroll Lachnit  - an ex policewoman, now lawyer in CA; Wendi Lee - an ex-marine female PI in Boston with a huge extended family; Janet Laurence - lots of food here!; Janice Law - a woman security firm owner in DC; Virginia Lanier - heroine is a prize bloodhound raiser in the Okefenokee swamp area of GA: Barbara Lee - a woman real estate agent in the Chesapeake Bay area. Hope some of these may "ring a bell" for the "L" writer you're looking for.    M'ann

Date Posted: 9/8/2007 6:24 PM ET
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Could it be Victoria Laurie who writes the Abby Cooper, Psychic Eye mystery series?

Here's a link to 'L's at www.stopyourekillingme.com/L_Authors/L_Authors.html

Date Posted: 9/8/2007 8:27 PM ET
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Emma Lathen, one of my absolute favorites!

Date Posted: 9/9/2007 3:58 AM ET
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Lynda Laplante, Sara Lovette, Wendy Lee, Virginia Langier?

Date Posted: 9/9/2007 7:52 AM ET
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Oh my..I just looked down the list of  L mystery authors  starts with LaPlante and Lacey  and ends with  Lynds and Lyon.

Perhaps if we knew what sort of mystery - cozy- humorous-paranormal- police procedural- or the more graphic

Date Posted: 9/9/2007 8:05 AM ET
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Thanks for the help.........i have plenty to choose from......now for what?  maybe a game next year......A-Z authors but for a specific genre????  That would be more challenging........think the L would be easy

Date Posted: 9/13/2007 2:57 PM ET
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Laura Lippman  !