Aline Templeton





Aline Templeton

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Aline Templeton grew up in the East Neuk of Fife and was educated at St Leonards School, St Andrews and Cambridge University. She has worked in education and broadcasting and has written numerous stories and articles for national newspapers and magazines. Templeton was a bench Justice of the Peace for ten years and is a former Chair of the Society of Authors in Scotland, now living in Edinburgh. She is married with a grown up family.

She has written nine crime novels, published by Hodder & Stoughton in Britain, and has also been published in the United States and several European countries. After writing seven stand-alone books, she started a series set in Galloway and featuring DI Marjory Fleming, the first of which – Cold In The Earth
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Average rating: 3.90 · 1,427 ratings · 202 reviews · 18 distinct works · Similar authors
Cold in the Earth (DI Marjo...
3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 287 ratings — published 2005 — 11 editions
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The Darkness & the Deep (DI...
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 182 ratings — published 2006 — 10 editions
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Lying Dead (DI Marjory Flem...
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 153 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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Lamb To The Slaughter (DI M...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 133 ratings — published 2008 — 7 editions
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Dead In The Water (DI Marjo...
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 111 ratings — published 2009 — 7 editions
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Cradle to Grave (DI Marjory...
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 109 ratings — published 2010 — 11 editions
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Evil for Evil (DI Marjory F...
3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 99 ratings — published 2012 — 9 editions
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Shades of Death: A Mystery
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 97 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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Bad Blood (DI Marjory Flemi...
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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Night And Silence
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 1999 — 5 editions
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“With her mother's remarks about his uncle in mind she looked at him with fresh interest and was forced to acknowledge that he too was actually a bit of a hunk. His hair was short, very dark and curly, and he had the sort of craggy face which might no longer be fashionable in the age of the New Man and the sarong but which would certainly appeal to any woman whose favourite fantasy involved caves and clubs and a bit of chest-pounding.”
Aline Templeton, Cold in the Earth

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