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Sue Grafton, Kentucky-born mystery writer, dies in California of cancer: Her alphabet now ends in ‘Y’

The alphabet now ends in Y. Her daughter Jamie published this picture on Facebook — Grafton wearing THE original all purpose black dress. Sue Grafton, the extraordinary writer of the alphabet series of mystery novels, has passed away after a two-year battle with cancer. Grafton, 77, a Kentucky native, was a New York Times best-selling author, published in 28 countries and 26 languages. Her alphabet...