Ghosts don’t haunt…

Ghosts don’t haunt us. That’s not how it works. They’re present among us because we won’t let go of them.
– Sue Grafton

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born in Louisville, Kentucky, The United States, April 24, 1940

gender: female

website: http://www.suegrafton.com/

genre: Mystery & Thrillers

Connect with Sue herself on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/suegrafton

Received the Shamus Award, “The Eye” (Lifetime achievement award) in 2003.

Family History:

Father: C.W. Grafton, born 1909, third son of Presbyterian Missionaries, born and raised in China, educated Presbyterian College, Clinton, South Carolina; practicing attorney in Louisville, Kentucky with a 40-year specialty in municipal bonds. Author of THE RAT BEGAN TO GNAW THE ROPE, THE ROPE BEGAN TO HANG THE BUTCHER, BEYOND A REASONABLE DOUBT, MY NAME IS CHRISTOPHER NAGEL. Died, 1982.

Mother: Vivian Harnsberger, oldest daughter of Presbyterian Missionaries; born 1908 in Spruce, West Virginia, raised in China, educated at Radford State Teachers College with a degree in secondary education; taught high school chemistry before her marriage in 1932 to C.W. Grafton, a childhood sweetheart. Died 1960.

Siblings: one sister, Ann; a retired librarian who lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.

http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/9559.Sue_Grafton

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7 thoughts on “Ghosts don’t haunt…

  1. Happy birthday, Sue Grafton! The alphabet lover and popular mystery writer was born in Louisville, Kentucky, 73 years ago on April 24. 😀

  2. This is so true. You have to show the ghost the way to the light. Have you seen a ghost?

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