When Sara Paretsky’s smart and gritty female private detective, V. I. Warshawski, first appeared in 1982 in the book Indemnity Only, she transformed the mystery genre by showing a woman could be more than just a vamp or a victim. With thrilling plots, well-drawn characters, and a compelling main character, Paretsky’s V. I. Warshawski novels have appeared on bestseller lists around the world and won numerous awards.
Three short stories featuring V I Warshawski, available together only in V I x 3
Meet the Author
- Chicago, Illinois
- Date of Birth:
- June 8, 1947
- Place of Birth:
- Ames, Iowa
- B.A., Political Science, University of Kansas; Ph.D. and M.B.A., University of Chicago
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V.I.x3: Photo finish publicity stunts - A family sunday in the park based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
I enjoyed this book mainly because Paretsky is getting back to writing good stories rather than focusing on a political agenda. It was a refreshing break and I wish she could write her full length novels from this viewpoint. Stephanie Clanahan