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    • Death without Tenure

    • A Karen Pelletier Mystery
    • By: Joanne Dobson
    • Narrated by: Christine Williams
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    Professor Karen Pelletier is about to realize her dream. After six years in the English department at New England's exclusive Enfield College, she is up for tenure. Then Professor Joseph Lone Wolf, her rival for the one tenured spot in the department, whose ethnicity gives him minority-preference status, is found dead from an overdose of Peyote buttons.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • boring crime story that tries hard but fails

    • By Darja on 03-04-16

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Face of the Enemy

    • A New York in Wartime Mystery, Book 1
    • By: Joanne Dobson, Beverle Graves Myers
    • Narrated by: Celeste Lawson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 8 mins
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In December 1941, America is reeling from the brutal attack on Pearl Harbor. Both patriotism and paranoia grip New York as the city frantically mobilizes for war. Nurse Louise Hunter is outraged when the FBI, in a midnight sweep of prominent Japanese residents, storms in to arrest her patient’s wife. The desperately ill Professor Oakley is married to artist Masako Fumi. The nurse vows to help the professor free Masako. But when the murdered body of Masako’s art dealer is discovered in the gallery where he’d been closing down her controversial show, Masako’s troubles multiply.

    Regular price: $23.07