1987 - Gold Dagger for Fiction. CWA Dagger of Daggers (best crime novel to have won the Gold Dagger award (shortlist))
Born Barbara (Ruth) Grasemann.
1987 - Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award
1986. Gold Dagger for Fiction
1964. The first inspector Wexford novel
1991. Gold Dagger for Fiction
1976. Gold Dagger for Fiction
Title story in a collection of stories featuring Inspector Wexford
From a collection entitled, Piranha to Scurfy
From the collection by the same name
From the collection, "The Fallen Curtain"
English author of thrillers and psychological murder mysteries, best known for her creation of Chief Inspector Wexford