P.D. James recently sat down with Mark Lawson of BBC’s Front Row to talk about Death Comes to Pemberly, her imaginative follow-up to Jane Austen’s classic Pride and Prejudice. “I wanted to see if I could combine my two enthusiasms: for writing detective fiction, and for the novels of Jane Austen,” James says. “It was great fun to write something so very different.”
Listen to the entire interview on BBC’s website.