The Kaye Berreano Mystery Series

Life--and Death--in a Battered Women's Shelter


Available from                                      Safe House,E-book
Treble Heart Books                           from Writer's Exchange.         Safe House Print Version Sept 2009.

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Midwest Book Reviews (Aug 2002) says, "Christine Duncan's Safe Beginnings is a unique and compellingly written mystery of suspense featuring a battered woman's counselor as the heroine. ...Safe Beginnings is a very highly recommended, realistic, gritty mystery that reflects the darker side of life for tens of thousands of women today."

Safe Beginnings was an
Inscriptions Magazine 2001 Book of the Year!

Toby Bromberg of Romantic Times Bookclub said, "Using a topical subject, Safe Beginnings is a fast enjoyable read. The storytelling is straightforward, the clues nicely plotted, and the heroine is strong, with just the right touch of vulnerability to be appealing." August 2002 RT Bookclub.

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Safe Beginnings is available at Barnes and Noble

Safe Beginnings was a 2003 Bloody Dagger Award Nominee!

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