An Unsuitable Job for a Woman
Format: library binding
Publish date: December 28th 1980
Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Book Club
, Mystery Thriller
, Murder Mystery
Series: Cordelia Gray (#1)
bookshelves: summer-2010, published-1972, mystery-thriller, britain-england, play-dramatisation Read on August 01, 2010 An eminent scientist hires the female detective to discover why his son committed suicide. Stars Judi Bowker and Anna Massey Broadcast on:BBC Radio 7, 1:00pm Sunday 1st August ...
I'm of two minds about this book. There are parts I liked and others I disliked quite a bit. Which would explain why it took me so long to finish. This is a reread but I had no memories of reading it although I know I have read it during my binge of P.D. James way back when A Taste for Death came ou...
This was my 4th PD James novel. The protagonist of this book happened to be Miss Cordelia Gray, unlike the other three, where the protagonist was Adam Dalgleish, James’s much celebrated policeman. I am not a big fan of P.D.James as I find her book too literary for my taste. I hate when the author of...
An engaging detective story, with an intelligent heroine who doesn't drive you up in the wall in any way. The plot wasnt too predictable, and the prose was brilliant for this genre (admittedly, havent read too much crime fiction. Well, almost none outside Christie.)
P. D. James had me guessing for awhile this one.
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