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La Plante, Lynda

Overview
Works: 396 works in 1,420 publications in 16 languages and 36,769 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Drama  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Television programs 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Production personnel, Scenarist, Creator, Producer, Performer
Classifications: PR6062.A65, 823.914
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The red dahlia by Lynda La Plante( Book )
40 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,089 libraries worldwide
When a copycat killer commits a murder in the style of the infamous "Black Dahlia" case, Detective Inspector Anna Travis turns for assistance to her alluring mentor James Langton and uncovers a disturbing web of family secrets and deviant sexual practices
Above suspicion by Lynda La Plante( Book )
50 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,046 libraries worldwide
Rookie homicide detective Anna Travis who, during her first case, tracks a serial killer who has transitioned from prostitute victims to innocent students, a murderer who may possibly be a famous actor
Cold shoulder by Lynda La Plante( Book )
49 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,830 libraries worldwide
The road back to glory of a policewoman who became a prostitute. She is Lieutenant Lorraine Page of California, disgraced for killing a fleeing teenager while drunk, an act which cost her job. Abandoned by her family, she has lived on the street as a hooker. A murder, the victim of which was a friend, reawakens old instincts and as she hunts for the killer, she is transformed. By the author of Bella Mafia
Deadly intent by Lynda La Plante( Book )
29 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,696 libraries worldwide
"Ruthless drug trafficker Alexander Fitzpatrick is one of the most wanted men in the Western Hemisphere. But for ten years, there's been no sign of him. Is he dead, or just trying to appear that way? When an ex-colleague from the murder squad is found shot in a dank drug den, Anna Travis is pulled into the case. She's grateful for the distraction after her breakup with DCI Langton and soon finds herself involved with someone new. But as the bodies pile up and the mystery deepens, Travis and Langton must put aside their personal history and work together to track down one of the canniest criminals they've ever encountered"--Publisher's web site
Silent scream : an Anna Travis mystery by Lynda La Plante( Book )
26 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,642 libraries worldwide
Just as her boss is trying to block her promotion, Anna Travis gets a case that could make or break her career--the murder of a British film star, who lived a sad and sordid life of sexual and chemical excess and was about to write a memoir revealing every dirty detail
Cold blood by Lynda La Plante( Book )
50 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,591 libraries worldwide
Lorraine is a three-time loser: an ex-LAPD cop, ex-hooker, ex-wife, even an ex-mom, since she has lost custody of her kids. She is recovering from the alcoholism that nearly destroyed her life and, through tremendous force of will, has managed to pull herself back together and set up her own private detective agency in Los Angeles, but she finds that there is scant demand for her services
Clean cut by Lynda La Plante( Book )
30 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,551 libraries worldwide
Nearly killed while pursuing a gang of illegal immigrants that murdered a young prostitute, Detective Chief Inspector James Langton is attended by his protege and lover Anna, who discovers an unsettling connection between James's case and one of her own
Blood line by Lynda La Plante( Book )
29 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,351 libraries worldwide
"Still reeling from the death of her fiance, Detective Anna Travis has thrown herself into her new role as the chief inspector for London's murder squad. When Scotland Yard's missing persons bureau is unable to locate the son of a court employee, the superintendent--James Langton, Anna's former lover turned sometimes friend--urges her to take on the suspicious assignment. But is this new investigation purely a missing persons case--or a full-blown murder inquiry? An ominous pool of blood with no locatable victim leads Anna on a desperate hunt for a man who has disappeared without a trace. With no body, and increasing pressure to make an arrest, Anna becomes obsessed with the smallest details of the case. Now, one man has vanished, a killer may be loose on the streets, and, as Langton looks on, Anna Travis may be losing control of the investigation--and of herself"--P. [2] of cover
Blind fury by Lynda La Plante( Book )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,342 libraries worldwide
Helping to investigate a series of killings, Detective Inspector Anna Travis accepts an offer of assistance from Cameron Welsh, a convicted murderer she helped arrest in the past, but Welsh's obsession with Anna brings terrible consequences
Cold heart by Lynda La Plante( Book )
30 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
PI Lorraine Page of Los Angeles investigates the murder of a movie mogul, shot in his Beverly Hills swimming pool. Suspects include his abused wife and his two ex-wives. By the author of Cold Blood
Royal heist : a novel by Lynda La Plante( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
Having financed a successful racing horse stable in England through a series of jewel heists, Edward de Jersey grooms a promising colt for the Derby before his ambitions are threatened, leading him to plot an audacious diamond robbery
Bella Mafia by Lynda La Plante( Book )
39 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,144 libraries worldwide
Don Roberto Luciano turns informer for the biggest Mafia trial in history, but his family pays a terrible price. The head of the family, his three sons, his two grandsons and his nephew are all killed leaving the five widows to reclaim their inheritance from a dangerous Mafioso
Entwined by Lynda La Plante( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 895 libraries worldwide
Rebekka and Ruda are telepathic twins caught up in murder, self destruction, and separation
Backlash : an Anna Travis novel by Lynda La Plante( Book )
22 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 842 libraries worldwide
When her mentor pulls her into a five-year-old case involving the disappearance of a yound girl, London Detective Cheif Inspector Anna Travis doesn't think the suspect they have in custody is the man responsible, especially when he changes his story
Prime suspect ( visu )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Detective Chief Jane Tennison has been transferred to a new station and now has the job of cleaning up the streets of Soho. The team goes into the underworld of teenage prostitution, pornography and runaways
Wrongful death by Lynda La Plante( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
"London's Detective Chief Inspector Anna Travis must decide where her loyalties lie, duty to the job or personal ambition, in this masterful tale of suspense from the award-winning, international bestselling author of the Prime Suspect series--one of today's finest crime writers, alongside such talents as Sophie Hannah, Ruth Rendell, Kate Atkinson, and Ian Rankin.Six months ago, London nightclub owner Josh Reynolds was found dead. Ruled a suicide, the police investigation was closed. Then a young man, awaiting trial for armed robbery, tells his guards that Reynolds was murdered, and that he has information to share.DCI Anna Travis is scheduled to leave for training at Quantico, as part of an exchange between the Met and the FBI. But before she can leave, she's got to review the case thanks to her boss, DCS James Langton. Joining her team is senior FBI agent and crime scene expert Jessie Dewar.The American's brash manner quickly ruffles feathers throughout the Met, and what should have been a simple matter of tying up loose ends becomes a political powder keg when the competence of the original investigation team is challenged. Suddenly, Anna is faced with a dangerous choice. Will she close ranks to protect her people, or push to find the truth no matter what the consequences?"--
Prime suspect by Lynda La Plante( Book )
56 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 566 libraries worldwide
An international bestseller, Lynda La Plante's thrilling detective novel Prime Suspect introduced readers around the world to Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison, a gritty investigator locked in a tooth-and-nail struggle to claim the authority, acceptance, and respect she deserves from Scotland Yard's chauvinist detective squad, even as she desperately tracks the maniac now running loose in the streets of London. Fans of Sue Grafton's Kinsey Millhone books and the work of Kathy Reichs or Karin Slaughter will be immediately drawn to La Plante's Jane Tennison, the remarkable, no-nonsense police woman who laid the groundwork for all the rest who followed
Trial & retribution by Lynda La Plante( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Royal flush by Lynda La Plante( Book )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 499 libraries worldwide
'The Colonel' was rumoured to have masterminded the most successful robberies of the past decade. Now he's back playing his old game. The immensely wealthy owner of a successful racing yard, Edward de Jersey, has set high hopes on a Derby win from his magnificent colt, Royal Flush. But de Jersey's luck runs out when his adviser invests his fortune in a fledgling Internet company that crashes, leaving him with mounting debts. Afraid he will loose everything, de Jersey resurrects his criminal past and attempts to pull off the most audacious heist in history - the target, the Koh-i-noor diamond, Mountain of Light. Weighing over a hundred carats, the jewel has an estimated value of more than a billion pounds
Sleeping cruelty by Lynda La Plante( Book )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Fabulously wealthy entrepreneur Sir William Benedict has always dreamed of being accepted amongst society's elite, despite his working class roots. When fast-rising Tory MP Andrew Maynard enters his life, William suddenly finds that he has gained the social status that he has always craved. But when a political scandal erupts around him, William is shunned by the socialites he once called friends, and his reputation is left in tatters. Now the worm is ready to turn ... With the help of the wild and enigmatic Justin Chalmers and his exquisite yet reclusive sister Laura, William's island paradise will become the scene of his revenge
 
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Alternative Names
Laplante, Linda
LaPlante, Lynda.
LaPlante, Lynda 1946-
Lynda La Plante actrice britannique
Lynda La Plante britische Schauspielerin
Plante, Lynda la.
Plante, Lynda la 1946-
Ла Плант, Линда
Линда Лаплант
לה פלנט, לינדה
ليندا لا بلانت
プラント, リンダ・ラ
ラ・プラント, リンダ
ラ・プラント, リンダ・ラ
Languages
English (411)
Italian (45)
French (43)
Danish (26)
German (11)
Dutch (11)
Spanish (6)
Polish (5)
Russian (4)
Japanese (2)
Hebrew (2)
Hungarian (2)
Finnish (1)
Romanian (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Czech (1)
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