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Cara Black Cara Black is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of 17 books in the Private Investigator Aimee Leduc series, which is set in Paris. Black has received multiple nominations for the Anthony and Macavity Awards, a Washington Post Book World Book of the Year citation, the Médaille de la Ville de Paris—the Paris City Medal, which is awarded in recognition of contribution to international culture—and invitations to be the Guest of Honor at conferences such as the Paris Polar Crime Festival and Left Coast Crime. With more than 400,000 books in print, the Aimée Leduc series has been translated into German, Norwegian, Japanese, French, Spanish, Italian, and Hebrew.

Black was born in Chicago but has lived in California's Bay Area since she was five years old.

Her love of all things French was kindled by the French-speaking nuns at her Catholic high school, where Cara first encountered French literature and went crazy for the work of Prix Goncourt winner Romain Gary. Her junior year in high school, she wrote him a fan letter, which he answered, and which inspired her to make her first trip to Paris, where her idol took her out for coffee and a cigar. Since then, she has been to Paris many, many times. On each visit she entrenches herself in a different part of the city, learning its secret history.

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Murder in Saint-Germain
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Murder in Saint-Germain by Cara Black

Murder on the Quai

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Murder on the Quai by Cara Black

Murder in Pigalle

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Murder in Pigalle by Cara Black

Murder Below Montparnasse
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Murder Below Montparnasse by Cara Black

Murder at the Lanterne Rouge
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Murder at the Lanterne Rouge by Cara Black
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Black, Cara | Murder in Passy | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy Black, Cara | Murder in Passy | Signed Book - Advance Reading Copy

Author Signed ARC. 2011 NY: Soho Crime Advance reading copy, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers, signed by the author.

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Black, Cara - Murder in Pigalle (Signed First Edition) Black, Cara | Murder in Pigalle | Signed First Edition Book

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  March 2014 NY: SoHo Crime  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Black, Cara | Murder in Saint-Germain | Signed First Edition Book Black, Cara | Murder in Saint-Germain | Signed First Edition Book

Author Signed Hardcover Book. June 2017 NY: Soho Crime  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.   Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Black, Cara - Murder on the Champ de Mars (Signed First Edition) Black, Cara | Murder on the Champ de Mars | Signed First Edition Book

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  March 2015 NY: SoHo Crime  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author, remainder marked. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Black, Cara | Murder on the Quai | Signed First Edition Book Black, Cara | Murder on the Quai | Signed First Edition Book

Author Signed Hardcover Book. June 2016 NY: Soho Press   First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.   Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Cara Black Bibliography

Aimée Leduc Series

  1. Murder in the Marais - 1998
  2. Murder in Belleville - 2000
  3. Murder in the Sentier - 2002
  4. Murder in the Bastille - 2003
  5. Murder in Clichy - 2004
  6. Murder in Montmartre - 2005
  7. Murder on the Ile Saint-Louis - 2007
  8. Murder in the Rue de Paradis - 2008
  9. Murder in the Latin Quarter - 2009
  10. Murder in the Palais Royal - 2010
  11. Murder in Passy - 2011
  12. Murder at the Lanterne Rouge - 2011
  13. Murder below Montparnasse - 2013
  14. Murder in Pigalle - 2014
  15. Murder on the Champ de Mars - 2015
  16. Murder on the Quai - 2016
  17. Murder in Saint-Germain - June 2017
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