Some popular Laura Lippman books are "I'd Know You Anywhere," "The Most Dangerous Thing," "Baltimore Blues," "The Girl in the Green Raincoat" and "In a Strange City." Lippman is an award-winning author of the "Tess Monaghan" private investigator series and several standalone novels.
Most of Lippman's novels take place in her hometown of Baltimore, Maryland. "In a Strange City" follows Monaghan as she tries to solve a murder that occurred on the night of Edgar Allan Poe's birthday. Another novel, "The Most Dangerous Thing," is a standalone book in which friends must confront their past after the death of someone in their group.