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RICHARD HARRIS was born in London. His stage plays include The Maintenance Man, The Dog It Was, Conscience Be Damned, Albert and Victoria, Local Affairs, Outside Edge (Evening Standard Award for 1979) and Stepping Out (Standard Drama Award for 1984). He co-created the BBC series Shoestring and his plays for television include Who's a Good Boy Then? I Am, You Must be Virginia, Saving It For Albie, When the Boys Come Out to Play, Sunday in Perspective, Occupier's Risk, Time and Mr Madingley, I Can See Your Lips Move, A Slight Formality, Jack's Trade and Dog Ends. Among his adaptations for television are Murder Most English, The Prince and the Pauper, Plain Murder and Sherlock Holmes. His radio play Was It Something I Said? was a winner of the Giles Cooper Radio Award. His more recent TV credits include A Touch of Frost (1992) and The Last Detective (2003), adapted from the Dangerous Davies novel by Leslie Thomas.

The Business of Murder by Richard Harris publisher Amber Lane Press
ISBN: 9780906399606
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Richard Harris
The Business of Murder

There are three people involved. Superintendent John Hallett, TV writer Dee Redmond, and the mysterious Mr Stone. They have one special interest in common - murder. The Business of Murder ran for eight years at the Mayfair Theatre, London. (Cast 2m, 1f)

"Welcome to a thriller that achieves it all."
The Times

"... the most ingenious murder mystery to have appeared on the London stage in a decade."
~ Daily Mail

"The best stage thriller for years, it is sharply written ... and kept me guessing to the end"
~ Sunday Mirror

"Question, mystery, suspense and more twists in the plot than a corkscrew..."
~ Sunday People

"“...a well written, skilfully crafted tale of mystery and suspense that plays dividends from start to finish ... an unabashed winner."
~ Sunday Express


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