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Mister Death's Blue-eyed Girls

Hahn, Mary Downing (Book - 2012 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Mister Death's Blue-eyed Girls


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Narrated from several different perspectives, tells the story of the 1955 murder of two teenaged girls in suburban Baltimore, Maryland.
Authors: Hahn, Mary Downing
Title: Mister Death's blue-eyed girls
Publisher: Boston :, Clarion Books,, 2012.
Characteristics: 330 p. ;,22 cm.
Summary: Narrated from several different perspectives, tells the story of the 1955 murder of two teenaged girls in suburban Baltimore, Maryland.
Alternate Title: Mr. Death's blue-eyed girls
ISBN: 9780547760629
0547760620
9780544022249
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Comment by: BookFairy119 Report This May 29, 2012

Having never read anything by Hahn, I didn't know what to expect. This based on true events mystery was a suspenseful read I didn't want to put down. We are kept in the dark about the killer's identity, which is likely the best possible ending, even if it did drive me a little batty. Not just a murder mystery, but a coming of age story, I was absolutely taken in by the story.


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Report This Jun 02, 2012
  • aud_ity rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

AMAZING!! I think this is one of the best books Mary Downing Hahn has written. It shows you that sometimes writing what you know is definitely a good thing. I fell asleep reading this book and then I finished it immediately when I woke up the next morning. I would recommend this book to upper middle school and high school readers.

Report This May 29, 2012
  • BookFairy119 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Having never read anything by Hahn, I didn't know what to expect. This based on true events mystery was a suspenseful read I didn't want to put down. We are kept in the dark about the killer's identity, which is likely the best possible ending, even if it did drive me a little batty. Not just a murder mystery, but a coming of age story, I was absolutely taken in by the story.

Report This May 29, 2012
  • gLeek94 rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

Although I was never really pulled into the story, I finished it in hopes of it getting better. It didn't. The mystery and interest I was expecting never came, and it was all centered about the inner conflicts of the main character which I found rather boring.

Report This May 22, 2012
  • Beastboy22 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book is a great mystery. The book leads you to think one person did it but really it someone entirly else. When I went and saw Mary Downing Hahn she said that this book would be her favorite book because of how close she is to it. Must Read

Report This May 14, 2012
  • MadReads rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

I love Mary Downing Hahn's mystery books written for middle-schoolers so I was excited to see a new book for teens. I probably would have liked Mister Death more if I hadn't been expecting a mystery novel. I think the summary and the title are a little misleading. Yes, there are some murders, but it's not really a mystery as to who committed them. The reader knows almost immediately who did it and what their motivation was. Mister Death is really more a coming of age story. The main character thoughts about God, sex and her future dominate. The murders themselves are only addressed as an impact on the community.

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Report This May 29, 2012
  • BookFairy119 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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