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The Lighthouse

P. D. James

The classic Adam Dalgliesh mystery.

4 in stock

£8.99
Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571355723
Date Published
02.04.2020
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Summary

Now a major Channel 5 series

‘The Queen of Crime.’ New York Times

Combe Island off the Cornish coast is a restful retreat for the rich and the powerful. But the peace of the island is violated when one of its distinguished visitors is murdered.

Adam Dalgliesh is called in to solve the mystery quickly and discreetly, but at a difficult time for him and his depleted team. Hardly have the team begun to unravel the complicated motives of the suspects that there is a second brutal killing and the whole investigation is jeopardised when Dalgliesh is faced with a danger more insidious and as potentially fatal as murder.

‘P. D. James on top form . . . you will love it.’ Spectator

‘Has enough twists, turns and false leads to keep one gripped throughout.’ Mail On Sunday

Critic Reviews

P. D. James on top form and you will love it.

Spectator
Critic Reviews

Tightly structures and well plotted and has enough twists, turns and false leads to keep one gripped throughout.

Mail On Sunday
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P. D. James at her finest.

Daily Mail
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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