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Ranging reporter J.R. Ortega was at Ramsey's Restaurant talking to people about Elizabeth Gilbert coming to Victoria. Some had no idea and were rather excited. Personally, I'd like to see Dean Koontz or Wally Lamb. Yes, Dean Koontz!


"James Patterson. I really like his books. I think I own all of them."

Roberta Smith, Hebron, Ky., retired


"I'm just a mystery buff and I like John Grisham."

Patricia Smith, Union, Ky., retired


"James Patterson because his prose and his style. He is very good a painting a picture. He's just a machine."

David Perry, Victoria, insurance agent


"Garrison Keillor because his stories envelop wholesome home life."

Debra Hutchinson, Victoria, artists