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Dead Simple

(2005)
(The first book in the Roy Grace series)
A novel by

 
 
It was meant to be a harmless stag night prank. A few hours later four of his best friends are dead, and Michael Harrison has disappeared. With only three days to the wedding, Detective Superintendent Grace - a man haunted by the shadow of his own missing wife - is contacted by Michael's beautiful, distraught fiancee, Ashley Harper. Grace discovers that the one man who ought to know Michael Harrison's whereabouts is saying nothing. But then he has a lot to gain - more than anyone realizes. For one man's disaster is another man's fortune ...

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"James has got the gift for turning mind-stretching subjects into novels that are irresistibly readable as well as utterly believable." - Robert Goddard


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Used availability for Peter James's Dead Simple

Hardback Editions

December 2005 : USA Hardback
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Title: Dead Simple
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 0-7867-1641-X / 978-0-7867-1641-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Carroll & Graf
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December 2005 : Hardback
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Title: Dead Simple
Author(s): Peter James
Publisher: Carroll & Graf
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May 2005 : UK Hardback
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Title: Dead Simple
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-4050-5163-9 / 978-1-4050-5163-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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Paperback Editions

March 2021 : UK Paperback

Title: Dead Simple (Roy Grace)
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-5290-6301-9 / 978-1-5290-6301-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
Availability: Amazon UK   


July 2020 : UK Paperback

Title: Dead Simple
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-5290-5108-8 / 978-1-5290-5108-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
Availability: Amazon CA   


April 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple: 1 (Roy Grace)
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-5098-9882-4 / 978-1-5098-9882-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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September 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple (Pan 70th Anniversary)
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-5098-6018-5 / 978-1-5098-6018-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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October 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple (Detective Superintendent Roy Grace)
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-250-06385-X / 978-1-250-06385-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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June 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple (Roy Grace)
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-4472-6248-4 / 978-1-4472-6248-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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May 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple Spl Afmt
Author(s): James Peter
ISBN: 1-4472-7610-8 / 978-1-4472-7610-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
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October 2011 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple (Ds Roy Grace 1)
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 0-330-54601-5 / 978-0-330-54601-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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September 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple Spl
Author(s): James Peter
ISBN: 0-330-47486-3 / 978-0-330-47486-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Availability: Amazon UK   


2008 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple & Looking Good Dead
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 0-330-45485-4 / 978-0-330-45485-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


February 2007 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 0-7867-1849-8 / 978-0-7867-1849-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Carroll & Graf
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2005 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple (Roy Grace)
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 0-330-43419-5 / 978-0-330-43419-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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May 2005 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dead Simple
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-4050-4841-7 / 978-1-4050-4841-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

September 2016 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Dead Simple: 1
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-5098-4662-X / 978-1-5098-4662-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bolinda/Macmillan audio
Availability: Amazon AU   


March 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Dead Simple: Roy Grace, Book 1
Author(s): Peter James
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
Availability: Amazon   


March 2016 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Dead Simple: Roy Grace, Book 1
Author(s): Peter James
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
Availability: Amazon AU   


March 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Dead Simple: Roy Grace, Book 1
Author(s): Peter James
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
Availability: Amazon CA   


March 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Dead Simple: Roy Grace, Book 1
Author(s): Peter James
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
Availability: Amazon UK   


June 2007 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Dead Simple: DS Roy Grace Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): Peter James
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
Availability: Amazon   


June 2007 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Dead Simple: DS Roy Grace Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): Peter James
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
Availability: Amazon UK   


June 2006 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Dead Simple
Author(s): Peter James
ISBN: 1-4050-9002-2 / 978-1-4050-9002-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Isis Audio books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

September 2008 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Dead Simple (Roy Grace series Book 1)
Author(s): Peter James
Publisher: Pan
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


May 2005 : Australia Kindle edition
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Title: Dead Simple: A Roy Grace Novel 1
Author(s): Peter James
Publisher: Macmillan
Availability: Amazon AU