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  • The Lighthouseby P.D. James

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2005; US$ 15.95

    A secure and secluded retreat for the rich and powerful becomes the setting for an unsettling series of murders.Combe Island off the Cornish coast is a restful haven for the elite. But when one of its distinguished visitors is found hanging from the island?s famous lighthouse in what appears to have been a murder, the peace is shattered. Commander... more...

  • Innocent Bloodby P. D. James

    Faber & Faber 2008; US$ 10.19

    Philippa Palfrey, adopted as a child, believes herself to be the motherless, illegitimate daughter of an aristocratic father. At eighteen she exercises her right to find out the truth. What she discovers will change her life forever. Philippa embarks on a thrilling investigation, enters a new and terrifying world and soon comes to realize that she... more...

  • Cover Her Faceby P. D. James

    Faber & Faber 2008; US$ 10.19

    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 Cedd's Church f?te has been held in the grounds of Martingale manor house for generations. As if organising stalls,... more...

  • A A Mind to Murderby P. D. James

    Faber & Faber 2008; US$ 10.19

    A piercing scream, shattering the evening calm, brings Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh hurrying from his literary party to the nearby Steen Psychiatric Clinic, where he discovers the body of a woman sprawled on the basement floor, a chisel thrust through her heart. As Dalgliesh probes beneath the apparently unruffled calm of the clinic, he discovers... more...

  • Cover Her Faceby P.D. James

    Touchstone 2012; US$ 9.29

    The first in the series of scintillating mysteries to feature cunning Scotland Yard detective, Adam Dalgliesh from P.D. James, the bestselling author hailed by People magazine as ?the greatest living mystery writer.? Sally Jupp was a sly and sensuous young woman who used her body and her brains to make her way up the social ladder. Now she lies... more...

  • The Detection Collectionby The Detection Club; Colin Dexter; Robert Goddard; Reginald Hill; P.D. James; Simon Brett

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; US$ 9.46

    Ten years since it was first published in hardback, and now for the first time as an eBook, this volume of short stories by the cream of British crime writing talent celebrates 75 years of the quintessential Detection Club. more...

  • Death in Holy Ordersby P.D. James

    Random House Publishing Group 2001; US$ 16.00

    From the award-winning master of literary crime fiction, a classic work rich in tense drama and psychological insight. On the East Anglian seacoast, a small theological college hangs precariously on an eroding shoreline and an equally precarious future. When the body of a student is found buried in the sand, the boy?s influential father demands that... more...

  • The Murder Roomby P.D. James

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2003; US$ 15.95

    National Bestseller  Murders present meet murders past in P.D. James?s latest harrowing, thought-provoking thriller. Commander Adam Dalgliesh is already acquainted with the Dupayne--a museum dedicated to the interwar years, with a room celebrating the most notorious murders of that time--when he is called to investigate the killing of one... more...

  • Time to Be in Earnestby P.D. James

    Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 15.00

    In 1997, P. D. James, the much loved and internationally acclaimed author of mysteries, turned seventy-seven. Taking to heart Dr. Johnson's advice that at seventy-seven it is "time to be in earnest," she decided to undertake a book unlike any she had written before: a personal memoir in the form of a diary. This enchanting and highly original volume... more...

  • A Taste for Deathby P.D. James

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 15.95

    When the quiet Little Vestry of St. Matthew's Church becomes the blood-soaked scene of a double murder, Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh faces an intriguing conundrum: How did an upper-crust Minister come to lie, slit throat to slit throat, next to a neighborhood derelict of the lowest order? Challenged with the investigation of a crime that... more...