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A Certain Justice

P. D. James

A beautiful new edition of one of P. D. James’s classic novels.

4 in stock

£8.99
Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571354245
Date Published
12.03.2020
Delivery
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Summary

Now a major Channel 5 series

‘The Queen of Crime.’ New York Times

Venetia Aldridge QC is a distinguished barrister. When she agrees to defend Garry Ashe, accused of the brutal murder of his aunt, it is one more opportunity to triumph in her distinguished career as a criminal lawyer. But just four weeks later, Miss Aldridge is found dead at her desk.

Commander Adam Dalgliesh, called in to investigate, finds motives for murder among the clients Venetia has defended, her professional colleagues, her family – even her lover. As Dalgliesh narrows the field of suspects, a second brutal murder draws them into greater complexities of intrigue and evil . . .

‘Ingenious and beautifully written, this is P. D. James at her highly impressive best.’ Sunday Telegraph

‘Fiendishly clever . . . An accomplished performance by a leader in her field’ Sunday Times

P. D.James

P. D. James (1920-2014) was born in Oxford and educated at Cambridge High School for Girls. From 1949 to 1968 she worked in the National Health Service and subsequently in the Home Office, first in the Police Department and later in the Criminal Policy Department. All that experience was used in her novels. She was a Fellow of the Royal…

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