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Elizabeth George

Biography

Elizabeth George

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 Littérature Policière. 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.

Elizabeth George

Books by Elizabeth George

by Elizabeth George - Fiction, Mystery

As Inspector Thomas Lynley investigates the London angle of an ever more darkly disturbing case, his partner, Barbara Havers, is looking behind the peaceful façade of country life to discover a twisted world of desire and deceit. The suicide of William Goldacre is devastating to those left behind who will have to deal with its unintended consequences. Could there be a link between the young man’s leap from a Dorset cliff and a horrific poisoning in Cambridge?

by Elizabeth George - Fiction, Mystery

Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers and her partner, Inspector Thomas Lynley, discover that the case they've taken on is far more complex than a typical kidnapping, revealing secrets that could have far-reaching effects outside of the investigation. With both her job and the life of a little girl on the line, Barbara must decide what matters most, and how far she’s willing to go to protect it.

by Elizabeth George - Fiction, Mystery, Paranormal Mystery, Paranormal Romance, Romance, Young Adult 12+

Put at risk by her ability to hear "whispers" --- the thoughts of others --- Becca is on the run from her stepfather, whose criminal activities she has discovered. Stranded and alone at Whidbey Island, Becca is soon befriended by a Ugandon orphan adopted by a local family; a kindhearted musician and high school dropout; a recovering alcoholic who takes her in; and Diana, with whom Becca shares a mysterious psychic connection.

by Elizabeth George - Fiction, Mystery

Inspector Thomas Lynley is mystified when he's sent to investigate the death of Ian Cresswell. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, and nothing on the surface indicates otherwise. But Lynley soon discovers a web of family secrets, lies and motives.