Careless in Red (2008) In Elizabet George's Careless in Red , Detective Thomas Lynley — devastated by the murder of his wife in 2005's With No One as Witness… 2008-05-06 Fiction Mystery and Thriller HarperCollins
Book Review

Careless in Red (2008)

EW's GRADE
A-

Details Release Date: May 06, 2008; Writer: Elizabeth George; Genres: Fiction, Mystery and Thriller; Publisher: HarperCollins

In Elizabet George's Careless in Red, Detective Thomas Lynley — devastated by the murder of his wife in 2005's With No One as Witness — has spent six weeks hiking the rugged Cornish coast when he stumbles on the body of a young surfer.

Movie Pitch
The perfect Lynley? Pierce Brosnan.

Lowdown
Vintage George: thick (623 pages), smart suspense with nary a hint of slickness. A-

Originally posted May 02, 2008 Published in issue #990 May 09, 2008 Order article reprints