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Author Karen Rose debuts new romantic suspense series set in Baltimore

Author Karen Rose debuts new romantic suspense series set in Baltimore

When Karen Rose enrolled at the University of Maryland, the one thing she knew was that she "didn't want to dissect."

It's a funny confession for an author who has written a 494-page novel about a killer who tortures victims with a filleting knife.

Rose sees the humor in it. Whenever her two daughters would tell her about some tiny creature they'd trained a scalpel on at school, she'd try to change the subject. They'd say, "Mom — you're the one who asked how many bodies you could stick in a freezer."

"You Belong to Me," out Tuesday, is Rose's 12th novel. It's the first in a series set in and around Baltimore, including, in this case, a...

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