The Turquoise Ledge
Judith Freeman is a novelist and critic whose books include The Chinchilla Farm, Set For Life (winner of the Western Heritage Award), and Red Water (named one of the 100 best books of 2003 by the L.A. Times). Her non-fiction book, The Long Embrace: Raymond Chandler and the Woman He Loved, was chosen by Newsweek as one of the top ten books published in 2007. She is a recipient of a John Simon Guggenheim fellowship in fiction and teaches in the Master of Professional Writing program at University of Southern California.
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