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Karen J. Gallahue

Born: 1936 in St. Paul, Minnesota
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Karen has lived in Naperville, Il. , for the past 25 years.

Biography: Karen graduated from the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul, MN with a major in Occupational Therapy and minor in English. She spent many years working as an occupational therapist in Naperville public schools. Now retired, she tries to satisfy her overactive imagination by writing stories of suspense.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Mystery

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Karen J. Gallahue on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Murder with a French twist :
ISBN: 0595462367 OCLC: 244827454

IUnverse Inc., New York : ©2008.

American detective Dan Elliot and his wife, Caroline, have traveled to Nice, France, to witness the wedding of their special friend, Kate Kennelly, and the wealthy Jack Boulanger. Caroline's daughter, Ruth Mannering, is serving as the maid of honor for this elegant wedding. But when Ruth and Kate don't arrive at the church for the start of the service, concern sets in.