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    March 24, 2014

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    Margot Kinberg

    Oh, I like the Asey Mayo series, Les! It's a series that in my opinion deserves more attention that it sometimes gets. I think you're right about the wit, but what I also like an awful lot is the sense of place. You really feel that you're at Cape Cod.

    Les Blatt

    It's a good series, Margot. They're light enough to be really enjoyable reading. And you're right about the sense of place. Taylor really knew Cape Cod, and she makes the place and its people come through for the reader.

    Joan Kyler

    Hi, Les. I love the Asey Mayo books, too. I lived near Cape Cod for many years and spent a lot of time there. I love the sense of place and I love stepping back to a slower, more peaceful (except for the murders!) time.

    Les Blatt

    I have friends on Cape Cod, Joan, but I haven't visited in years. I love seeing it through the eyes of Asey and the other characters in these books - although I'm not sure how peaceful Asey Mayo finds it; he gets hit on the head an awful lot... ;-)

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