A Simple Suburban Murder (Tom and Scott Series #1)

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Simple Suburban Murder is the book that started it all—the debut novel of Lambda Literary Award winner Mark Richard Zubro.

When a gay high school teacher starts investigating a colleague's murder, he finds beneath the calm veneer of his Midwestern suburb a seamy underbelly of gambling, prostitution, and child abuse.

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Overview

Simple Suburban Murder is the book that started it all—the debut novel of Lambda Literary Award winner Mark Richard Zubro.

When a gay high school teacher starts investigating a colleague's murder, he finds beneath the calm veneer of his Midwestern suburb a seamy underbelly of gambling, prostitution, and child abuse.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
A high school English teacher in suburban Chicago sets out to find the murderer of a very unpopular colleague in this ``competently written'' debut. PW noted that the mystery is ``surprisingly entertaining in spite of its focus: child homosexual prostitution and snuff movies, among other unsavory topics.'' (Dec.)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780312302313
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
  • Publication date: 12/28/1989
  • Series: Tom & Scott Mysteries Series , #1
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Mark Richard Zubro is the Lambda Literary Award winning author of two gay mystery series - the Tom & Scott series featuring high school teacher Tom Mason and his lover professional baseball player Scott Carpenter, and the Paul Turner series, featuring gay Chicago Police Detective Paul Turner. He is a high-school teacher, and president of the teacher's union, in the Chicago suburb of Mokena, Illinois.

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  • Posted May 25, 2013

    liked the story, got me hooked on the series

    liked the story, got me hooked on the series

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