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Laura Lippman’s EVERY SECRET THING gets a director Jul31

Laura Lippman’s EVERY SECRET THING gets a di...

Variety is reporting that Oscar nominee Amy Berg will be directing the film of Laura Lippman’s award-wining EVERY SECRET THING. On a July afternoon two little girls, banished from a birthday party, take a wrong turn onto an unfamiliar Baltimore street — and encounter an abandoned stroller with a baby inside it. Dutiful Alice Manning and unpredictable Ronnie Fuller only want to be helpful, to be good. People like children who are good, Alice thinks. But whatever the girls’ real intentions, things go horribly awry and three families are destroyed. Seven years later Alice and Ronnie are heading home again — only separately this time,...

I’d Know You Anywhere Sep13

I’d Know You Anywhere

September 13th2001 , A Memory Project… Featuring Laura Lippman Nine years ago today my husband Jon got a panicked phone call from our friend Richard Katz. “Laura Lippman is signing tonight. Nobody’s going to come. You guys will, right?”Laura was touring her new book, IN A STRANGE CITY. In a world gone mad two days after 9/11 Laura Lippman did what she could by getting to a signing in the Midwest she knew wouldn’t be well attended. That evening she said to us, “The best thing we can do is try to keep living our lives”. There were people at the signing, a total of six I believe. Laura glowed and engaged her audience like it was a room of...

Laura Lippman on Craig Freguson

Laura Lippman’s Tess Monaghan coming to the ...

This is a great time for women on telelvision. DAMAGES, THE CLOSER, SAVING GRACE, THE GOOD WIFE, HAWTHORNE, the upcoming RIZZOLLI & ISLES, DESPERATE H…ok, forget that las one, but television, cable television especially, seems to have not just accepted but embraced the notion of the strong female lead. There may be another dynamic female character coming it’s way: Reporter turned Private Investigator Tess Monaghan. Tess is the award-winning creation of best-selling novelist Laura Lippman and is the star of ten novels. Ten damn good novels. If you have not read them, go out and buy all of them today. You won’t regret...