I, Richard

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Thorndike Press, 2003 - Fiction - 363 pages
9 Reviews
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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I have enjoyed Elizabeth George's novels -- some more than others-- and I feel that way about her first collection of short stories. My favorite was the title story "I, Richard." The collection, as a ... Read full review

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Five short stories. Quite interesting but not as good as the Inspector Lynley novels. Read full review


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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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