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Charles Todd is the pen name used by a mother-and-son writing team, Caroline Todd and Charles Todd.


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"We don't describe Rutledge or Bess very often--usually it's in general terms, because we want the reader to picture them in their own imagination. But...more "
"Thanks, Kathy. We enjoy going to convention for this very reason. You write a book sitting in a room by yourself. You have to go to conventions to mee...more "
"I love the jacket art for the new Molly! Tell us a little about how you researched the story and the period. How you "saw" Paris in Molly's time. "
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"Judy wrote: "Thanks for your post, Charles. Makes a lot of sense. I do hope that Inspector Rutledge continues to enthrall and involve your fans fo. r...more "
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“I decided to become a policeman to speak for the dead. They have no one else, you see. Somewhere there’s always proof of what happened, some piece of evidence that will obtain a conviction. It’s important for the guilty to be brought to justice, I think. Without justice, there’s chaos.”
Charles Todd, A Long Shadow

“Tell me something. Why is everyone so determined to believe Wilton is innocent?"

Surprised, Davies said, "He's a war hero isn't he? Admired by the King and a friend of the Prince of Wales. He's visited Sandringham, been received by Queen Mary herself! A man like that doesn’t go around killing people!"

With a wry downturn of his lips, Rutledge silently asked, How did he win his medals, you fool, if not by being so very damned good at killing?”
Charles Todd, A Test of Wills

“Children were quick to grasp the subtleties of emotions around them, to see through evasions and quickly identify prevarication.”
Charles Todd, A Long Shadow

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