This Body of Death

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This Body of Death

By Elizabeth George

HarperTorch, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780061160912, 953pp.

Publication Date: January 25, 2011

Description

"George explores her characters' dreams and fears with a penetrating grace that makes reading her books a joy."
Washington Post Book World

"Elizabeth George reigns as queen of the mystery genre. The Lynley books constitute the smartest, most gratifyingly complex and impassioned mystery series now being published."
Entertainment Weekly

The spellbinding new Inspector Lynley novel from Elizabeth George, New York Times bestselling author of Careless in Red and What Came Before He Shot Her.



Praise For This Body of Death

“Richly rewarding…offers an intricate plot that will satisfy even jaded fans of psychological suspense.”
-Publishers Weekly (starred review) on This Body of Death

“Dark, unrelenting, and powerful.”
-Kirkus Reviews on This Body of Death

“George has once again delivered a thick, knotty, densely plotted mystery. As always, it isn’t a book to tear through in an hour, but one to read slowly, over many sittings, and savor.”
-Entertainment Weekly on This Body of Death, “18 Books We Can’t Wait to Read This Summer”

“A spellbinding tale of mystery and murder.”
-Oklahoman on This Body of Death

“George’s dense plotting style and complex characterization are on full display as Lynley and Havers, working separately, try to uncover the truth.”
-Romantic Times on This Body of Death

“Elizabeth George writes exceptional mysteries, with intelligent, complex plots and well-developed characters....Her pace is skillful.”
-Daily American (PA) on This Body of Death

“A rich, unsettling work.”
-Richmond Times Dispatch on This Body of Death

“A hauntingly memorable experience.”
-New York Journal of Books on This Body of Death

“[George’s] Inspector Lynley novels are very substantial psychological thrillers, big, deeply intelligent, rich in characterization...and atmospheric as a walk on the moors with a faithful bloodhound.”
-Sullivan County Democrat (NY) on This Body of Death

“This Body of Death is wonderful.”
-San Francisco Chronicle on This Body of Death

“Captivating…the writer’s insights into social and emotional issues make her work deeply rewarding.”
-Seattle Times on This Body of Death

“An intricate mystery.”
-Iron Mountain Daily News (MI) on This Body of Death

“This is the kind of mystery that Elizabeth George does best….Ms. George has done a brilliant job…and this is probably her best mystery in years.”
-Washington Times on This Body of Death

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