Margaret Yorke


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in Compton, Surrey, England, The United Kingdom
January 20, 1924

Died
November 17, 2012

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Margaret Yorke was an English crime fiction writer, real name Margaret Beda Nicholson (née Larminie).
Margaret Yorke was awarded the 1999 CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger.

Average rating: 3.59 · 2,040 ratings · 235 reviews · 65 distinct works
Almost the Truth

3.72 avg rating — 106 ratings — published 1994 — 10 editions
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Criminal Damage

3.66 avg rating — 83 ratings — published 1993 — 8 editions
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Dangerous to Know

3.88 avg rating — 92 ratings — published 1993 — 9 editions
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Serious Intent

3.53 avg rating — 83 ratings — published 1995 — 5 editions
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The Price of Guilt

3.65 avg rating — 80 ratings — published 1999 — 9 editions
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False Pretences

3.70 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 1998
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Dead in the Morning (Patric...

3.34 avg rating — 96 ratings — published 1970 — 21 editions
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A Case to Answer

3.49 avg rating — 74 ratings — published 2000 — 13 editions
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A Question of Belief

3.40 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 1996 — 12 editions
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Cause for Concern

3.73 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 2014 — 10 editions
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Silent Witness Grave Matters Mortal Remains Cast for Death
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3.32 avg rating — 227 ratings

“Soon the two men were chattering away sounding excited, they could only be discussing trivialities yet their voices, their gestures might lead the observer to suppose they were arguing about life and death. Such was the Greek manner of conversation.”
Margaret Yorke, Mortal Remains

“Like accidents, marriages result because those involved happen to arrive at what might be the wrong place, at the same time.”
Margaret Yorke

“He had been born thrifty which was fortunate, for he was too earnest and humble ever to win earthly riches.”
Margaret Yorke, Mortal Remains

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