P. D. James

Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park (3 August 1920 – 27 November 2014), known as P. D. James, was an English crime writer. She rose to fame for her series of detective novels starring police commander and poet Adam Dalgliesh.
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Private Patient by P D James by P D James
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Queen of crime PD James delivers another Adam Dalgliesh mystery The Private Patient. The scar on Rhoda Gradwyns face was to be the death of her ...When the notorious investigative journalist Rhoda Gradwyn books into Mr ChandlerPowells private clinic in Dorset for the removal of a disfiguring and longstanding scar she has every prospect of a successful operation and the beginning of a new life. But the Manor holds a secret and deadly enemy. While she lies drowsily recovering from the ana  read more
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Cover Her Face 9780571253340 by P D James by P D James
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From P.D. James one of the masters of British crime fiction comes the debut novel that introduced Scotland Yard detective Adam Dalgliesh. Set in the peaceful English countryside Cover Her Face is a classic murder mystery. St Cedds Church fete has been held in the grounds of Martingale manor house for generations. As if organising stalls as well as presiding over luncheon the bishop and the tea tent were not enough for Mrs Eleanor Maxie on that mellow July afternoon she also has to conten  read more
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Time to be in Earnest 9780571325696 by P. D. James by P. D. James
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In this intriguing and very personal book part diary part memoir P. D. James considers the twelve months of her life between her 77th and 78th birthdays and looks back on her earlier life. With all her familiar skills as a writer she recalls what it was like to be a schoolgirl in the 1920s and 1930s in Cambridge and then giving birth to her second daughter during the worst of the Doodlebug bombardment in London during the war. It follows her work starting out as an administrator in the Nat  read more
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Death Comes to Pemberley by James P D
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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman by Baroness P. D. James
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The Lighthouse: An Adam Dalgliesh Mystery by P D James
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The Mistletoe Murder and Other Stories by P. D. James
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As the acknowledged 'Queen of Crime', the author was frequently commissioned by newspapers and magazines to write a special short story for Christmas. In this book, four of the best Christmas stories have been drawn from the archives, in which, the author focuses on the secrets that lurk beneath the surface at family gatherings.  read more
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Cover Her Face (Modern Women Writers) by P. D. James
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A novel in the "Modern Women Writers" series which includes pre-reading activities, notes and coursework assignments suitable for GCSE English Literature classes. This tells the story of a murder which shatters the tranquillity of a small village.  read more
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A Second Dalgleish Trilogy:
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Presents three dark and difficult cases for Dalgliesh, P.D. James's investigator. P.D. James has twice been winner of the Crime Writers Association Silver Dagger Award and was awarded the Diamond Dagger Award in 1987.  read more
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The Children of Men by P. D. James
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1992. 239 pages. Signed by the author. Pictorial jacket over black boards. Signed in a presentation signature to title page. Mild age toning within, but neat and clean. There's some rubbing to the board edges and wear to the spine ends. One or two odd marks to front and rear boards. Unclipped dustjacket with moderate shelfwear to all edges.  read more
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Cover Her Face by P. D. James
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2008. 216 pages. No dust jacket, Folio edition with slipcase. Red pictorial cloth binding with black lettering; has been assembled back to front. Blue card slipcase included in good condition. Text remains clear and legible throughout on yellowed pages. Illustrated. Binding is firm. Mild shelf wear to spine and boards. Bumped corners.  read more
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Cover Her Face by P. D. James
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2009. 216 pages. No dust jacket, Folio edition with slipcase. Red illustrated cloth with black lettering. Illustrated by Jonathan Burton. Colour illustrations throughout. Clean pages with firm binding. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Slipcase is very good, with mild wear and soiling to boards.  read more
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