Martha Grimes's picture

Martha Grimes

USA flag (b.1931)

Martha Grimes is one of the few authors left carrying on the British detective mystery tradition, and doing it well. Scotland Yard Superintendent Richard Jury and sidekick Melrose Plant are in the third decade of their clever, darkly humorous crime-solving careers.

Genres: Mystery
Non fiction
   Double Double (2013) (with Ken Grimes)
Martha Grimes recommends
AfterImage (2000)
(Chris Sinclair, book 2)
Jay Brandon
"Taut and intense, After-Image is also a novel about loss and reclamation written with a complexity and subtlety and depth of feeling that raises it far above other novels of its kind."

Visitors to this page also looked at these authors