Books Sara Paretsky Books by Sara Paretsky Sara Paretsky has written books about: Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Sara Paretsky Detail from Book Jacket hide caption toggle caption Book Reviews A 'Breakdown' Full Of Thrills, Chills And Social Ills January 6, 2012 In the 18th book in Sara Paretsky's series, the fierce and fiercely feminist detective V.I. Warshawski investigates a grisly murder in a cemetery — as well as the growing class divide in America. Best Books Of 2009 The Year's Most Mesmerizing Mysteries December 11, 2009 Holiday season have you feeling a touch homicidal? Critic Maureen Corrigan offers a selection of sleuth stories and hard-boiled whodunits to satisfy all your deepest literary desires. Excerpts: Best Books 2009 Excerpt: 'Hardball' December 11, 2009 In Sara Paretsky's newest mystery, V.I. Warshawski digs up dark secrets of Chicago's past and confronts racial hatred in the present after she's asked to find a man who disappeared at the height of the Civil Rights Era.