A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
12/1/1991 Janet LaPierre invites us to Grandmother's House
December 1, 1991.Grandmother's House was published on this day, part of Janet LaPierre's series based in the fictional northern California town of Port Silva. The book is about a thirteen-year-old boy's possible involvement with a group of environmental radicals who want to stop developers. Publishers Weekly called it "a seductive tale" and "a very enjoyable read."