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Samuel Coale - The Mystery of Mysteries

Bowling Green, OH, Bowling Green Press, 2000.  Fine in fine dust jacket, which shows very slight softening to extremities.  Author looks at four writers who have added new dimensions to mystery writing. Tony Hillerman and his Navajo characters, James Lee Burke's Cajuns, Amanda Cross (pen name of Carolyn Heilbrun) and her feminist academics, and Walter Mosley's African American urbanites.  Included are interviews with the writers.  $39.95.