Ilze Berzins

Ottawa Citizen:
January 18, 2004
From Crime Scene
By Mike Gillespie

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In a scene of marital wretchedness played out over grilled salmon and a nice Caesar salad, Paulette, the perfect housewife, plots the murder of her cheating husband, Andy. How she plans the demise of this boorish, 51-year-old Don Juan, as he travels to post-Soviet Riga on business, is all part of the comedic stew Ottawa novelist Ilze Berzins cooks up for readers in her sixth murder mystery, Riga Blanca (Albert Street Press, or from the author — ilzeberzins@hotmail.com; $24). …Read the full post »