Lynda La Plante

Lynda La Plante was born in Liverpool. She trained for the stage at RADA and worked with the National Theatre and RSC before becoming a television actress. She then turned to writing – and made her breakthrough with the phenomenally successful TV series Widows.
 
Her novels have all been international bestsellers. Her original script for the much-acclaimed Prime Suspect won awards from BAFTA, British Broadcasting and the Royal Television Society as well as the 1993 Edgar Allan Poe Award.
 
Lynda La Plante was made an honorary fellow of the British Film Institute and was given the BAFTA Dennis Potter Award in 2000. She was awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list in 2008 and was inaugurated into the Crime Thriller Writers’ Hall of Fame in 2009.
 
Visit Lynda at her website: www.lyndalaplante.com
Twitter: @LaPlanteLynda
www.facebook.com/LyndaLaPlanteCBE

Books by this Author

Hidden Killers
Tennison
Prime Suspect
The Prime Suspect Cases
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Wrongful Death: Was it Suicide or Murder?

Was it suicide or was it murder? DCI Anna Travis investigates the gruesome death of London nightclub owner Josh Reynolds in Wrongful Death by Lynda La Plante.

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