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After Action Report - Bouchercon 2008

Back home, and the lawn has been mowed. Baltimore is already fading behind a haze of husband and home duties that piled up in my absence.

First and foremost let me extend my congratulations (...among the many) to Ruth Jordan and Judy Bobalik. Nothing but great things are being said about the work they did to put on the Baltimore Bouchercon.

As for the experience of The Hungry Detective, I am not really sure how to close this out. Great fun was had, and surprisingly not as many books were purchased. At least financial I feel good about the long weekend.

Perhaps it is best not to look back too much. Nostalgia is both a beautiful and stunting organism. I'll just wait for my FedEx to arrive and look forward Indianapolis. I'll close like I probably should. Here is what I bought.

The Amateur Spy - Dan Fesperman
The Snake Stone - Jason Goodwin
Scared to Live - Stephen Booth
Mr. Timothy - Louis Bayard
Voices - Arnaldur Indridason
Trigger City - Sean Chercover
Wicked City - Ace Atkins

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Hi Dan-I wonder if you'd care to write about a forgotten book for my blog project. You can see it at http://pattinase.blogspot.com
Thanks. Patti Abbptt

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