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A Crime in the Neighborhood

Suzanne Berne


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (4/7/2011)
Paperback (12/1/1999)
Paperback (7/1/1998)


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.

Algonquin Books, 9781565121652, 294pp.

Publication Date: January 6, 1997

About the Author

Suzanne Berne is the author of three novels, the first of which, A Crime in the Neighborhood, won great Britain’s Orange Prize. Her most recent novel is The Ghost at the Table. She lives with her family near Boston and teaches at Boston College.