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British author P.D. James has written more than 20 books. She is a former employee of the British Civil Service, including the Police and Criminal Law Departments. In 2008, she was inducted into the International Crime Writing Hall of Fame. Ulla Montan/Knopf hide caption

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'Pride And Prejudice' Meets 'Clue' At 'Pemberley'

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P.D. James, Talking And Writing 'Detective Fiction'

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P.D. James on the Mystery Novel's Changing Form

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