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Elizabeth Linington210Elizabeth Linington
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Linington wrote under several monikers, including Anne Blaisdell, Lesley Egan, Egan O Neill and Dell Shannon.Barbara Elizabeth Linington March 11, 1921 April 5, 1988 was a prolific American novelist She was awarded runner up scrolls for best first mystery novel from the Mystery Writers of America for her 1960 novel, Case Pending, which introduced her most popular series character, LAPD Homicide Lieutenant Luis Mendoza Her 1961 tome, Nightmare, and her 1962 novel, Knave of Hearts, another entry in the Mendoza series, were both nominated for Edgars in the Best Novel category Regarded as the Queen of the Procedurals, she was one of the first women to write police procedurals a male dominated genre of police story writing.She was born in Aurora, Kane County, Illinois and died on April 5, 1988 in Arroyo Grande, San Luis Obispo County, California During much of her career she was represented by literary agent Barthold Fles.Besides crime, Linington also took interest in archaeology, the occult, gemstones, antique weapons and languages.