P. D. James
|The Right Honourable
The Baroness James of Holland Park
|Born||Phyllis Dorothy James
3 August 1920
|Died||27 November 2014
|Spouse(s)||Dr. Ernest Connor Bantry White, an Army doctor (m. 1941–1964, his death)|
|Children||2 daughters, Claire, (b. 1942) and Jane, (b. 1944)|
Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park, OBE, FRSA, FRSL (3 August 1920 – 27 November 2014) was an English writer of crime fiction. She was commonly known as P. D. James, which was the name her books are published under. She was most famous for a series of detective novels starring policeman and poet Adam Dalgliesh.
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- "Faber & Faber : P. D. James". Faber.co.uk. 22 September 2008. http://www.faber.co.uk/author/p-d-james/. Retrieved 20 May 2010.
- UK Parliament – Alphabetical List of Members.
- "PD James, crime novelist, dies aged 94". 27 November 2014. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-30232569. Retrieved 27 November 2014.
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