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The woman in the camphor trunk

Jennifer Kincheloe

The woman in the camphor trunk

an Anna Blanc mystery

by Jennifer Kincheloe

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women detectives,
  • Murder,
  • Investigation,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJennifer Kincheloe
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3611.I568 W66 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination303 pages
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26935370M
    ISBN 101633883639
    ISBN 109781633883635
    LC Control Number2017022702
    OCLC/WorldCa988232064

      The setting for this book is Chinatown, with the discovery of a dead woman stuffed in a trunk. It's a horrifying murder that threatens to unleash greater violence, from the criminal gangs that run opium and gambling dens to white mobs motivated by racist fears, and Anna and the police are frantic to quietly solve things without setting off any Brand: Jennifer R Kincheloe, Ltd. The Woman in the Camphor Trunk An Anna Blanc Mystery (Book): Kincheloe, Jennifer: "Los Angeles, In Chinatown, the most dangerous beat in Los Angeles, police matron Anna Blanc and her former boyfriend, Detective Joe Singer, discover the body of a white missionary woman, stuffed in a trunk in the apartment of her Chinese lover. Her lover has fled.

      THE WOMAN IN THE CAMPHOR TRUNK By Jennifer Kincheloe An Anna Blanc Mystery Pages: Publisher: Seventh Street Books (Novem ) Romance/Historical/20th Century/Mystery,Thriller,Suspense BLURB Los Angeles, In Chinatown, the most dangerous beat in Los Angeles, police matron Anna Blanc and her former sweetheart, Detective Joe Singer, discover the .   The Woman in the Camphor Trunk (Anna Blanc Mystery #2) Author: Jennifer Kincheloe Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance, Mystery Publisher: Seventh Street Books Release Date: Pages: Source: This book was given to me by the publisher and the audiobook was given to me by Audiobookworm Promotions blog tour in exchange for an honest review.

    The Woman in the Camphor Trunk: An Anna Blanc Mystery by Jennifer Kincheloe Overview - In earlys Los Angeles-- an era of courting, ragtime, suffragettes, and widespread corruption-- a socialite turned police matron tracks down the murderer of a white woman in Chinatown, while trying to prevent the outbreak of a bloody tong war. Get this from a library! The woman in the camphor trunk: an Anna Blanc mystery. [Jennifer Kincheloe] -- "Los Angeles, In Chinatown, the most dangerous beat in Los Angeles, police matron Anna Blanc and her former boyfriend, Detective Joe Singer, discover the body of a white missionary woman.


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The woman in the camphor trunk by Jennifer Kincheloe Download PDF EPUB FB2

Jennifer Kincheloe is the author of The Secret Life of Anna Blanc and The Woman in the Camphor Trunk. The Secret Life of Anna Blanc is the winner of the Colorado Gold Award for Mysteries and the Mystery and Mayhem Award for historical mystery/5(52).

The Woman in the Camphor Trunk is as fast, funny, and rich as the first excellent book in the series, with a tightly plotted mystery, compelling characters, and a vividly drawn setting.

The extraordinary Anna navigates turn-of-the-century Los Angeles with a fearless and feisty charm/5(49). Anna Blanc is back in The Woman in the Camphor Trunk. The police matron with the most still delights with her antics and stubbornness.

I read book 1 and 2 consecutively, but writing this review makes me miss Anna already and I can’t wait for more in the series. In this installment Anna finds her self solving a murder in Chinatown/5(91). Jennifer Kincheloe is the author of The Secret Life of Anna Blanc and The Woman in the Camphor Trunk.

The Secret Life of Anna Blanc is the winner of the Colorado Gold Award for mystery and the Mystery and Mayhem Award for historical : Los Angeles, In Chinatown, the most dangerous beat in Los Angeles, police matron Anna Blanc and her former sweetheart, Detective Joe Singer, discover the body of a white missionary woman, stuffed in a trunk in the apartment of her Chinese lover.

If news about the murder gets out, there will be a violent backlash against the ed on: Novem Jennifer Kincheloe is the author of The Secret Life of Anna Blanc and The Woman in the Camphor Trunk.

The Secret Life of Anna Blanc is the winner of the Colorado Gold Award for mystery and the Mystery and Mayhem Award for historical mystery. The novel was also a finalist for the Macavity Sue Feder Historical Mystery award, Left Coast Crime “Lefty” Award, and Colorado Authors’ League.

The setting for this book is Chinatown, with the discovery of a dead woman stuffed in a trunk. It's a horrifying murder that threatens to unleash greater violence, from the criminal gangs that run opium and gambling dens to white mobs motivated by racist fears, and Anna and the police are frantic to quietly solve things without setting off any riots.

The Woman in the Camphor Trunk: Heroine Anna Blanc is a spirited woman who refuses to be a damsel in distress—unless it helps her to solve a case.

Jennifer Kincheloe’s intrepidly stylish Anna Blanc returns in her latest adventure, "The Woman in the Camphor Trunk".5/5. A native of Southern California, she now lives in Denver, Colorado with her husband and two teenagers.

She’s currently writing book three in the Anna Blanc Mystery series. Book two, THE WOMAN IN THE CAMPHOR TRUNK, is coming out in Fall of from Seventh Street Books. Website⎮Facebook⎮Twitter⎮Goodreads⎮Pinterest. A native of Southern California, she now lives in Denver, Colorado with her husband and two teenagers.

She’s currently writing book three in the Anna Blanc Mystery series. Book two, THE WOMAN IN THE CAMPHOR TRUNK, is coming out in Fall of from Seventh Street Books. Website⎮Facebook⎮Twitter⎮Goodreads⎮Pinterest. THE WOMAN IN THE CAMPHOR TRUNK was released in November, Her debut novel, THE SECRET LIFE OF ANNA BLANC was a finalist in the Lefty Awards for Best Historical Mystery, The Colorado Author's League Award for Best Genre Fiction, the Macavity Sue Feder Award for Historical Mystery, and is the WINNER of the Mystery & Mayhem Award for.

The Woman in the Camphor Trunk: An Anna Blanc Mystery (An Anna Blanc Mystery series) by Jennifer Kincheloe. In earlys Los Angeles-- an era of courting, ragtime, suffragettes, and widespread corruption-- a socialite turned police matron tracks down the murderer of a white woman in Chinatown, while trying to prevent the outbreak of a bloody tong war.

Los Angeles, The Woman in the Camphor Trunk: An Anna Blanc Mystery Jennifer Kinchloe. Seventh Street, $ trade paper (p) ISBN Anna and Joe find a trunk holding the decomposing. THE WOMAN IN THE CAMPHOR TRUNK. by Jennifer Kincheloe. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON As Anna grapples with the pain of seeing Joe court other women, Joe struggles to keep Anna away from Chinatown and out of trouble.

It’s an impossible task, for the brave and often foolhardy Anna, who hates injustice, throws herself into her quest with abandon.

I personally like the first book better than this one, but this one had an interesting and unique backdrop/mystery which I found intriguing.

I am looking forward to future books. Book: The Woman in the Camphor Trunk (Anna Blanc Mysteries #2) by Jennifer Kincheloe. Jennifer Kincheloe is the author of The Secret Life of Anna Blanc and The Woman in the Camphor Trunk.

The Secret Life of Anna Blanc is the winner of the Colorado Gold Award for mystery and the Mystery and Mayhem Award for historical mystery. Jennifer Kincheloe's intrepidly stylish Anna Blanc returns in her latest adventure, The Woman in the Camphor Trunk. Anna, a young society woman who has opted for police work instead of a sheltered life of privilege, finds herself investigating a murder in Los Angeles's Chinatown, on "the edge of the white world where East met West.".

The Woman in the Camphor Trunk is a fun cozy mystery with a spunky leading lady and tons of historical intricacies.

Can’t wait to listen the third book of this series. The Woman in the Camphor Trunk by Jennifer Kincheloe. Seventh Street November Any book that opens with the heroine running down a beach carrying a severed head in a bucket, then kicks a cop in the junk because she’s sure he’s going to foul up the investigation is obviously a.

The Woman in the Camphor Trunk The Story: Anna Blanc is back and I was loving the fact that she is still the same old Anne we met in the Secret Life of Anna Blanc.

She is now living on her own after her father found out various misgivings from the last book, but in all. The woman in the camphor trunk. [Jennifer Kincheloe] -- "In earlys Los Angeles-- an era of courting, ragtime, suffragettes, and widespread corruption-- a socialite turned police matron tracks down the murderer of a white woman in Chinatown, while.The Woman in the Camphor Trunk is the second book in the Anna Blanc historical mystery series and it opens with an amazing, attention-grabbing first line: "Anna Blanc was the most beautiful woman ever to barrel down Long Beach Strand with the severed head of a Chinese man."/5(31).‘The Woman in the Camphor Trunk’ is a Delight Book Reviews Febru Victoria Irwin It’s quite difficult to not be immediately intrigued by a female investigator running across Long Beach pier at the turn of the century with a man’s head in a : Victoria Irwin.