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Laura Wilson


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Laura Wilson is an English crime-writer based in London, where she was born and raised. She has degrees in English Literature form Somerville College, Oxford, and University College London, and has worked as a teacher and editor of non-fiction. Many of her novels have either a historical setting or a distinct historical connection, and often have split or dual narratives. Her first novel, A Little Death was shortlisted for a CWA Dagger award, and her fifth, The Lover was short listed for both the CWA Gold Dagger and the Ellis Peters Historical Dagger.

Genres: Mystery
 
Series
DI Ted Stratton
1. Stratton's War (2008)
     aka The Innocent Spy
2. An Empty Death (2009)
3. A Capital Crime (2010)
     aka The Wrong Man
4. A Willing Victim (2012)
5. The Riot (2013)
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Awards
Dagger Awards Best Novel nominee (2004) : The Lover
Dagger Awards Best Novel nominee (2006) : A Thousand Lies