Fellow Angelino, crime mystery fan, and acclaimed crime novelist, Julie Dolcemaschio, took her love of everything crime drama and everything LA and used it as her inspiration to pen a new book that brings us even closer to the men and women behind the badge—Testarossa.
Julie believes our love of crime fiction stems from a mild form of hero worship and our need to be protected.
Julie also explains the unique appeal of Los Angeles as a “main character” in crime fiction. “LA is the birthplace of Noir,” says Julie. “It’s part of our legacy to be drawn towards it.”
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