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TODO LO QUE SÉ SOBRE NOVELA NEGRA

TODO LO QUE SÉ SOBRE NOVELA NEGRA( )
Author: James, P. D.
Series title:No Ficcion Ser.
ISBN:978-84-666-4442-6
Publication Date:Jan 2011
Publisher:Ediciones B
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $22.95
Book Description:

P. D. James examines the genre from top to bottom, beginning with mysteries at the hearts of such novels as Charles Dickenss Bleak House and Wilkie Collinss The Woman in White, then bringing us into the present with such writers as Colin Dexter and Henning Mankell. Along the way, she writes about Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie, among many others.

Book Details
Pages:194
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.8 x 9 x 0.6 Inches
Book Weight:0.61 Pounds
Author Biography
James, P. D. (Author)
P. D. James, pseudonym of Phyllis Dorothy James White, was born on August 3, 1920 in Oxford, England. During World War II, she served as a Red Cross nurse. She worked in administration for 19 years with the National Health Service. After the death of her husband in 1964, she took a Civil Service examination and became an administrator in the forensic science and criminal law divisions of the Department of Home Affairs. She spent 30 years in British Civil Service. She became Baroness James of Holland Park in 1991.

Her first novel, Cover Her Face, was published in 1962. She wrote approximately 20 books during her lifetime including the Adam Dalgliesh Mystery series, the Cordelia Gray Mystery series, and Death Comes to Pemberley. She became a full-time writer in 1979. Three titles in the Adam Dalgliesh Mystery series received the Silver Dagger award--Shroud for a Nightingale, The Black Tower, and A Taste for Death. In 2000, she published her autobiography, Time to Be in Earnest. Her dystopian novel, The Children of Men, was adapted into a movie in 2006. She received the Diamond Dagger award for lifetime achievement. She died on November 27, 2014 at the age of 94.

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