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Deborah Crombie

Teoksen A Share in Death tekijä

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About the Author

Deborah Crombie was born in Dallas, Texas on June 6, 1952. She received a degree in biology from Austin College in Sherman, Texas. Before becoming a full-time writer, she worked in advertising, as a journalist, and as a manufacturer's representative for theatre concessions. Her first book, A Share näytä lisää in Death, also became the first book in the Duncan Kincaid/Gemma James Novel series. She won the Mystery Readers International Macavity Award for Best Mystery Novel for Dreaming of the Bones in 1997 and the Macavity Award for Best Novel for Where Memories Lie in 2009. In 2014 her title, To Dwell in Darkness, made The New York Times Best Seller List. (Bowker Author Biography) Deborah Crombie lives with her family in a small North Texas town, where she is at work on the next book in the series, "And Justice There Is None". (Publisher Provided) näytä vähemmän
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Tekijän teokset

A Share in Death (1993) 1,375 kappaletta
Dreaming of the Bones (1997) 967 kappaletta
All Shall Be Well (1994) 903 kappaletta
Leave the Grave Green (1995) 852 kappaletta
Mourn Not Your Dead (1996) 826 kappaletta
Water Like a Stone (2007) 803 kappaletta
A Finer End (2001) 800 kappaletta
And Justice There is None (2002) 795 kappaletta
Kissed a Sad Goodbye (1999) 767 kappaletta
Now May You Weep (2003) 756 kappaletta
In a Dark House (2004) 752 kappaletta
Where Memories Lie (2008) 728 kappaletta
No Mark Upon Her (2011) 714 kappaletta
Necessary as Blood (2009) 661 kappaletta
The Sound of Broken Glass (2013) 590 kappaletta

Associated Works

The Sunken Sailor (2004) — Avustaja — 30 kappaletta

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Kanoninen nimi
Crombie, Deborah
Dallas, Texas, USA
Richardson, Texas, USA
Sherman, Texas, USA
Houston, Texas, USA
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Chester, England, UK
McKinney, Texas, USA
Austin College (Biology)
Rice University (Publishing Program)
mystery writer
Palkinnot ja kunnianosoitukset
New York Times Book of the Year
2004 nominated by the Romantic Times for a 2004 Career Achievement Award, Mystery & Suspense series.
2003, Distinguished Alumna by Austin College
Lyhyt elämäkerta
Deborah Crombie was born and educated in Texas. After living in both England and Scotland, she wrote her first Detective Superintendent Duncan Kincaid / Sergeant Gemma James novel. A Share in Death [Scribner, 1993], was subsequently given Agatha and Macavity nominations for Best First Novel of 1993. Her fifth novel, Dreaming of the Bones [Scribner, 1997] was given a Edgar award nomination by Mystery Writers of America for Best Novel in 1997. It was a New York Times Book of the Year, and was chosen by the Independent Mystery Booksellers of America as one of the 100 Best Crime Novels of the Century.



first in series
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TanteLeonie | 72 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Nov 16, 2023 |
Michael Deehy (Narrator)
Fast-paced. Enjoyable story
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cfulton20 | 72 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Nov 13, 2023 |
A little bit more of a cozy than I thought it would be. I still enjoyed it but I am not a huge fan of the cozy mystery. If you are you might like it more.
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cdaley | 72 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Nov 2, 2023 |
I suffered slightly by not having read the preceding book - much of the interaction between Duncan and Gemma is fall out from the clearly having slept together, but how many times and how far their relationship had gone is unknown, but the story starts with her deciding to shut the relationship down.[return][return]Meanwhile, they get called out to investigate the murder of a commander in the Met, found bludgeoned to death in his kitchen, and the investigations start. Overall a good procedural
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nordie | 21 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Oct 14, 2023 |



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