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041_(2)-210The eighth title in James R. Benn’s excellent “Billy Boyle” series, A Blind Goddess, is just out, and Publishers Weekly bestowed it one of the magazine’s prized starred reviews, noting: “The superior plot and thoughtful presentation of institutional racism directed against American soldiers about to risk their lives for their country make this one of Benn’s best.”

For those unfamiliar with the books, they feature the exploits of Boyle during World War II in Europe. A detective on the Boston Police Department when the war begins, Boyle ends up on the staff of General Eisenhower and deals with murder and mayhem in a time when sanctioned homicide is happening on a grand scale. (more…)

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