| 3.4/5 |
6 January 1997
| Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction|
Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American Author
Suzanne Berne books, Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction winners, Fiction books
A Crime in the Neighborhood Wikipedia
A Crime in the Neighborhood is a novel by Suzanne Berne. It won the Orange Prize for Fiction in 1999. Told through the eyes of a ten-year-old girl, the book chronicles a child's murder in a sleepy suburb of Washington, D.C. against the backdrop of the unfolding Watergate scandal.