Mary Jo Adamson

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General Information

Name: Mary Jo Adamson

Pen Name: M.J. Adamson

Genre: Fiction, Mystery

Born: 1935 in Moline, Illinois

Website: N/A

Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Adamson was born in Moline, Illinois and worked in Seneca, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Mary Jo Adamson began her career as a high school English teacher in Seneca, Illinois.

Published Works

  • Not Till a Hot January, Bantam Books, 1987
  • Remember March, Bantam Books, 1987
  • A February Face, Bantam Books, 1987
  • May`s Newfangled Mirth, Bantam Books, 1989
  • April When They Woo, Bantam Books, 1989
  • The Blazing Tree, Signet, 2000
  • The Elusive Voice, Signet, 2001

Titles at Your Library

REMEMBER MARCH (Balthazar Marten Mystery)

ISBN: 0553267973
Release Date: 1987-09-01

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The Blazing Tree (Michael Merrick Mysteries)

ISBN: 0451200349
Release Date: 2000-06-01

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Literary Awards

May's Newfangled Mirth was named a Notable Book of the Year by the New York Times Book Review in 1989.

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: Yes, contact agent:

John Farquharson

250 W. 57th Street

New York, New York 10107

External Links

Mary Jo Adamson on WorldCat


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