Blood Orange

A Mystery

In this gripping and provocative mystery, author Karen Keskinen explores the shadow side of sparkling Santa Barbara, a California beach town packed with secrets ripe for the picking.

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An impressive debut with echoes of Sue Grafton and Ross Macdonald featuring appealing characters, a twisty plot, buried family secrets, and a coastal California backdrop saturated in color and light.”

—Denise Hamilton, author of Damage Control and editor of Akashic’s Los Angeles Noir

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Karen Keskinen

Karen Keskinen was born and raised in Salinas, California. She has also lived in the San Joaquin Valley and in Wellington, New Zealand. She now resides in Santa Barbara, where she is a full-time writer.

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BLACK CURRENT, second book in the Jaymie Zarlin mystery series, will be released on June 3, 2014

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