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P. D. James was born in Oxford in 1920 and educated at Cambridge High School for Girls. From 1949 to 1968 she worked in the National Health Serviceand subsequently the Home Office, first in the Police Department and later in the Criminal Policy Department. All that experience has been used in her novels. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and the Royal Society of Arts, and has served as a Governor of the BBC, a member of the Arts Council, where she was Chairman of the Literary Advisory Panel, on the Board of the British Council and as a magistrate in Middlesex and London. She has won awards for crime writing in Britain, America, Italy and Scandinavia, including the Mystery Writers of America Grandmaster Award and the National Arts Club Medal of Honor for Literature (US). She has received honorary degrees from seven British universities, was awarded an OBE in 1983 and was created a life peer in 1991. In 1997 she was elected President of the Society of Authors. She lives in London and Oxford and has two daughters, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Her novels include Cover Her Face, A Mind to Murder, Unnatural Causes, Shroud for a Nightingale, The Black Tower, Death of an Expert Witness, A Taste for Death, Devices and Desires, Original Sin, A Certain Justice, Death in Holy Orders, The Murder Room, The Lighthouse, The Private Patient, An Unsuitable Job for a Woman, The Skull Beneath the Skin, Innocent Blood and The Children of Men, several of which are published by Penguin. She is co-author, with T. A. Critchley, of The Maul and the Pear Tree, and two other works of non-fiction, Talking about Detective Fiction and Time to be In Earnest.
The Children of Men By P. D. James
The Children of Menby P. D. James
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The Part-Time Job By P. D. James
The Part-Time Jobby P. D. James
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Shroud for a Nightingale By P. D. James
Shroud for a Nightingaleby P. D. James
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The Mistletoe Murder and Other Stories By P. D. James
The Mistletoe Murder and Other Storiesby P. D. James
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Sleep No More By P. D. James
Sleep No Moreby P. D. James
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The Private Patient By P. D. James
The Private Patientby P. D. James
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The Black Tower By P. D. James
The Black Towerby P. D. James
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A Certain Justice By P. D. James
A Certain Justiceby P. D. James
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A Mind to Murder By P. D. James
A Mind to Murderby P. D. James
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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman By P. D. James
An Unsuitable Job for a Womanby P. D. James
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A Taste for Death By P. D. James
A Taste for Deathby P. D. James
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Death of an Expert Witness By P. D. James
Death of an Expert Witnessby P. D. James
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Death in Holy Orders By P. D. James
Death in Holy Ordersby P. D. James
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The Children of Men By P. D. James
The Children of Menby P. D. James
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Cover Her Face By P. D. James
Cover Her Faceby P. D. James
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Time to Be in Earnest By P. D. James
Time to Be in Earnestby P. D. James
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Devices and Desires By P. D. James
Devices and Desiresby P. D. James
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The Skull Beneath the Skin By P. D. James
The Skull Beneath the Skinby P. D. James
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Mind to Murder By P. D. James
Mind to Murderby P. D. James
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A Taste for Death By P. D. James
A Taste for Deathby P. D. James
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The Murder Room By P. D. James
The Murder Roomby P. D. James
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Death Comes to Pemberley By P. D. James
Death Comes to Pemberleyby P. D. James
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Sleep No More By P. D. James
Sleep No Moreby P. D. James
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The Mistletoe Murder and Other Stories By P. D. James
The Mistletoe Murder and Other Storiesby P. D. James
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The Victim By P. D. James
The Victimby P. D. James
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Unnatural Causes By P. D. James
Unnatural Causesby P. D. James
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The Murder Room By P. D. James
The Murder Roomby P. D. James
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The Maul and the Pear Tree By P. D. James
The Maul and the Pear Treeby P. D. James
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Original Sin By P. D. James
Original Sinby P. D. James
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The Lighthouse By P. D. James
The Lighthouseby P. D. James
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The Lighthouse By P. D. James
The Lighthouseby P. D. James
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Death Comes to Pemberley By P. D. James
Death Comes to Pemberleyby P. D. James
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The Private Patient By P D James
The Private Patientby P D James
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Death in Holy Orders (Om) By P. D. James
Death in Holy Orders (Om)by P. D. James
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Innocent Blood By P. D. James
Innocent Bloodby P. D. James
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Innocent Blood By P. D. James
Innocent Bloodby P. D. James
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Shroud for a Nightingale By P. D. James
Shroud for a Nightingaleby P. D. James
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Unnatural Causes By P. D. James
Unnatural Causesby P. D. James
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A Taste for Death By P. D. James
A Taste for Deathby P. D. James
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Cover Her Face By P. D. James
Cover Her Faceby P. D. James
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The Murder Room By P. D. James
The Murder Roomby P. D. James
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Cover Her Face By P. D. James
Cover Her Faceby P. D. James
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The Black Tower By P. D. James
The Black Towerby P. D. James
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Shroud for a Nightingale By P. D. James
Shroud for a Nightingaleby P. D. James
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Talking about Detective Fiction By P. D. James
Talking about Detective Fictionby P. D. James
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The Private Patient By P. D. James
The Private Patientby P. D. James
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Devices and Desires By P. D. James
Devices and Desiresby P. D. James
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Devices and Desires By P. D. James
Devices and Desiresby P. D. James
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