P. D. James, English author (b. 1920) died on November 27, 2014.

Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park,, known professionally as P. D. James, was an English novelist and life peer. Her rise to fame came with her series of detective novels featuring the police commander and poet, Adam Dalgliesh.

P. D. James, English author (b. 1920) died on November 27, 2014.

November 27, 2014

P. D. James, English author (b. 1920) died on November 27, 2014.

Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park,, known professionally as P. D. James, was an English novelist and life peer. Her rise to fame came with her series of detective novels featuring the police commander and poet, Adam Dalgliesh.