I, Richard

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Thorndike Press, 2003 - Fiction - 363 pages
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A New York Times Bestseller

Hailed by the New York Times as "a master of the British mystery," award-winning author Elizabeth George delivers an extraordinary first collection of short stories. In five tantalizing and original tales, George deftly explores the dark side of everyday people, and the lengths to which they will go to get what they want.

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User Review  - kp9949 - LibraryThing

A collection of short story mysteries. I prefer her Inspector Lynley series, but this was a nice change. I did, however, solve all the mysteries before the story was over. I rather liked that; it's not usually common for me. On the other hand I wish it had been a bit more difficult. Read full review

I, Richard

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George, author of the deservedly popular Thomas Lynley/Barbara Havers mysteries, tries her hand at the short story form with this collection of five tales. Each story is introduced by George, who ... Read full review

Contents

Contents
7
Introduction
61
The Surprise of His Life
69
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

Elizabeth George's first novel, A Great Deliverance, was honored with the Anthony and Agatha Best First Novel Awards and received the Grand Prix de Litterature Policiere. Her third novel, Well-Schooled in Murder, was awarded the prestigious German prize for suspense fiction, the MIMI. A Suitable Vengeance, For the Sake of Elena, Missing Joseph, Playing for the Ashes, In the Presence of the Enemy, Deception on His Mind, In Pursuit of the Proper Sinner, A Traitor to Memory, and I, Richard were international bestsellers. Elizabeth George divides her time between Huntington Beach, California, and London. Her novels are currently being dramatized by the BBC.

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