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A Face in the Crowd by Lynda La Plante

‘A Face in the Crowd’ is the 2nd novel in Lynda La Plante’s Prime Suspect series which features DI Jane Tennison, a young woman trying to climb the ladder in the male dominated police force. The body of a young … Continue reading

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Hidden Killers by Lynda La Plante

Last year Lynda La Plante’s novel ‘Tennison’ introduced us to the young Jane Tennison, made famous as a tough detective in the Prime Suspect series. ‘Hidden Killers’ follows on from ‘Tennison’ presenting us with more of the young Jane’s life … Continue reading

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Prime Suspect by Lynda La Plante

‘Prime Suspect’ is the first novel in a trilogy featuring Jane Tennison. Lynda La Plante recently released the novel ‘Tennison’ which featured the young Jane Tennison in her early days with the police force, so I have been keen to … Continue reading

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Tennison by Lynda La Plante

Lynda La Plante’s Prime Suspect series featured the tough hardened DCI Jane Tennison. ‘Tennison’ has been written as a prequel to the Prime Suspect series, taking us back to the 1970s when Jane was a young probationer based in Hackney. … Continue reading

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Twisted by Lynda La Plante

‘Twisted’ is a standalone novel and the best that I have seen from Lynda La Plante in a few years. Lena and Marcus Fulford separated two years ago and are now about to divorce, splitting Lena’s fortune and income between … Continue reading

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Blind Fury by Lynda La Plante

‘Blind Fury’ is the 6th book in Lynda La Plante’s Anna Travis/ James Langdon series. There are two main storylines in this book – The murder case on which Anna is working, and the developments in Anna’s personal life. The … Continue reading

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Silent Scream by Lynda La Plante

‘Silent Scream’ is the 5th book in Lynda La Plante’s Anna Travis/ James Langdon series. This book involves the murder of 24 year old actress – Amanda Delaney. Amanda was beautiful and talented. And, with a few successful film roles … Continue reading

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Deadly Intent by Lynda La Plante

‘Deadly Intent is the 4th book in Lynda La Plante’s Anna Travis / James Langdon series. The book started off in the life of the criminal and was so far removed from Travis and Langdon that I double-checked that the … Continue reading

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Clean Cut by Lynda La Plante

‘Clean Cut is the third book in Lynda La Plante’s Travis/Langdon series. DCI James Langdon has been living with DI Anna Travis for 18 months. It is not unusual for Langdon to get home late without letting Anna know, but … Continue reading

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Wrongful Death by Lynda La Plante

‘Wrongful Death’ is the 9th instalment in Lynda La Plante’s Anna Travis / James Langdon series. The main characters are moving on with their careers with Anna Travis now a Detective Chief Inspector and James Langdon now Detective Chief Superintendent. … Continue reading

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