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Subject: R.I.P. Robert B. Parker
Date Posted: 1/19/2010 3:22 PM ET
Member Since: 5/3/2008
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To mystery fans, I have sad news. This wonderful author passed away today. He has written approximately 60 novels in his day (Spenser; Jesse Stone). His latest Jesse Stone novel has not yet been released. He will be missed!!!

Date Posted: 1/19/2010 7:04 PM ET
Member Since: 2/19/2007
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They said on the news that he had a heart attack while sitting at his desk, writing.  Big loss.  Very sad.

Date Posted: 1/20/2010 9:25 AM ET
Member Since: 2/13/2007
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bummer.  RIP Mr Parker

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Date Posted: 1/25/2010 10:39 AM ET
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And I have to say, I read nearly every one of his books.  I think he was Spencer "personnified"  Rest in peace with all the other wonderful writers that have enriched our lives.