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May 14, 2013

James among nominations for H R F Keating Award

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P D James

P D James

| By Joshua Farrington

P D James is one of the writers nominated for the H R F Keating Award, which rewards biographical or critical books related to crime fiction.

James’ Talking About Detective Fiction (The Bodleian Library) has been chosen alongside Declan Burke and John Connolly’s Books to Die For (Hodder & Stoughton), John Curran’s Agatha Christie’s Secret Notebooks (HarperCollins), Barry Forshaw as editor of British Crime Writing: An Encyclopaedia (Greenwood World Publishing), Christopher Fowler¹s Invisible Ink (Strange Attractor) and Maxim Jakubowski as editor of Following the Detectives (New Holland).

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