Something happened to the Scottish writer during WW2 that made her want to write mysteries again.
This is the fourth episode of Queens of Crime at War, a six part series looking at what the best writers from the golden age of detective fiction did once that period came to an end with the start of the Second World War.
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There are no spoilers in this episode.
— The Man in the Queue by Gordon Daviot aka Josephine Tey
— A Shilling for Candles by Josephine Tey
— The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey
— The Franchise Affair by Josephine Tey
— Richard of Bordeaux by Gordon Daviot aka Josephine Tey
— Miss Pym Disposes by Josephine Tey
— Brat Farrar by Josephine Tey
— To Love and Be Wise by Josephine Tey
— The Singing Sands by Josephine Tey
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