Susan Elizabeth George is an American write of suspens novels set in Great Britain. Eleven of her ovels, featuring her character Inspector Lynley, have been adapted for t by the BBC as The Inspector Lynley Mysteries.
She was born in Warren, Ohio, but returne to the San Francisco Bay Area when she was eighteen onths old. She as a student of English, receiving a teaching certificate. While teaching English in the public school system, she completed an advanced degree in philosoph.
Her first published novel was A Great Deliverance in 1988, featuring Thomas Lynley, Lord Asherton, a Scotland Yard inspector of noble birth; Barbara Havers, Lynley 's assistant, from very working-class background; Lady Helen Clyde, Lynley 's girlfriend and later wife, of noble birth as well; and Lynley 's friends Simon and Deborah St. James.
This Elizabeth George is distinct from the other author named Elizabeth George ( Christian author). Series:
* Inspector Lynley