High adventure, furious plotting, blackmail and betrayal The Colonel is rumoured to have masterminded several of the most successful robberies in the UK over the last forty years But who is he Edward de Jersey, now a wealthy man, owns a very successful racing yard and stud farm and his pride and joy is his horse, Royal Flush, who he has always dreamed will one day win the Derby But de Jersey s luck runs out when his trusted financial advisor invests his fortune in a fledgling Internet Company that goes bust, leaving de Jersey with no capital and mounting debts In danger of losing everything, De Jersey resurrects his criminal past, turning to the Internet to find a team of specialists who will help him pull off the most audacious heist in history. Download Royal Heist by Lynda La Plante – heartforum.co.uk
Lynda La Plante born Lynda Titchmarsh is a British author, screenwriter, and erstwhile actress her performances in Rentaghost and other programmes were under her stage name of Lynda Marchal , best known for writing the Prime Suspect television crime series.Her first TV series as a scriptwriter was the six part robbery series Widows, in 1983, in which the widows of four armed robbers carry out a heist planned by their deceased husbands.In 1991 ITV released Prime Suspect which has now run to seven series and stars Helen Mirren as DCI Jane Tennison In the United States Prime Suspect airs on PBS as part of the anthology program Mystery In 1993 La Plante won an Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for her work on the series In 1992 she wrote at TV movie called Seekers, starring Brenda Fricker and Josette Simon, produced by Sarah Lawson.She formed her own television production company, La Plante Productions, in 1994 and as La Plante Productions she wrote and produced the sequel to Widows, the equally gutsy She s Out ITV, 1995 The name La Plante comes from her marriage to writer Richard La Plante, author of the book Mantis and Hog Fever La Plante divorced Lynda in the early 1990s.Her output continued with The Governor ITV 1995 96 , a series focusing on the female governor of a high security prison, and was followed by a string of ratings pulling miniseries the psycho killer nightmare events of Trial Retribution ITV 1997 , the widows revenge of the murders of their husbands children Bella Mafia 1997 starring Vanessa Redgrave , the undercover police unit operations of Supply and Demand ITV 1998 , videogame internet murder mystery Killer Net Channel 4 1998 and the female criminal profiler cases of Mind Games ITV 2001.Two additions to the Trial and Retribution miniseries were broadcast during 2006.
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