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Are you in a book club? If you would be interested in
reading one of the Jolie books, I'd be able to give you a
discount on the books (if all mailed to one address), and
would be happy to provide discussion questions. If you
are within 100 miles of Springfield, Illinois, I can attend
your club meeting. I suggest you start with book two
(Rekindling Motives), which has Jolie taking over the local
food pantry -- in addition to trying to solve a murder.