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Chase, James Hadley 1906-1985

Overview
Works: 1,505 works in 3,773 publications in 17 languages and 13,013 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery fiction  Drama  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Suspense fiction  Spy stories  Detective and mystery stories, English 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Creator, Other, Contributor, Author of dialog
Classifications: PR6035.A92, 823.91
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No orchids for Miss Blandish by James Hadley Chase( Book )

91 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An heiress is kidnapped by small time hoods, only to find herself seized from them by a gangster who isn't just interested in her for the ransom money. Despite her terrifying ordeal, Miss Blandish finds herself perversely attracted to the gang leader. They plan to run off together, but a double cross could be just around the corner
Shock treatment by James Hadley Chase( Book )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Regan, who'd dropped into the Delaneys' cabin up at Blue Jay Lake to sell them a TV set, took in the situation at a glance. Gilda was young and stunningly attractive. Jack Delany was a vicious, hard-drinking cripple, imprisoned in a wheelchair. Regan should have left them ... but he didn't
Hit and run by James Hadley Chase( Book )

26 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel on a murder mystery
The world in my pocket by James Hadley Chase( Book )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The payroll of the Rocket Research Station was a tempting target for any bunch of thieves to consider taking. But, led by a beautiful and ambitious red-head, they forged a plan to make them each a cool $200,000, if successful
Just a matter of time by James Hadley Chase( Book )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sizzling mystery featuring: an old lady's will, one master forger, one hospital nurse, one young delinquent, one bank executive, and one professional killer
Lady, here's your wreath by James Hadley Chase( Book )

28 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When journalist Nick Mason got a hot tip to investigate the frame-up of a man being executed for murder, he didn't know what he was in for. At the gas chamber, it was Vessi's last words that gave Mason the clue to a peculiar cover up at the respectable Mackenzie Fabric Corporation. But when Mason gets warned off by a cold-eyed gunman and a dangerous hooker called Blondie, he would have abandoned the whole investigation... if it weren't for the irresistible Mardi, the girl from Mackenzie Fabrics who might be able to lead him to the truth
Believe this - you'll believe anything by James Hadley Chase( Book )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clay Burden married his wife Rhonda because he was tired of being on his own. Val had walked out on him - and if he couldn't have Val, maybe marriage might make him forget her. Six years later, working in Paradise City, Clay meets Val again. Married to the sinister Henry Vidal, she's changed: still beautiful and passionate, still compelling, but tense and nervous and driven by odd fears and anxieties. When Clay leaves his job and joins the Vidal empire, what begins as a sneaking feeling of unease hardens into stone cold certainty. Val must be released from the hypnotic influence exerted over her by her husband - even if Clay has to murder to set her free
Hit them where it hurts by James Hadley Chase( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not my thing by James Hadley Chase( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have a nice night by James Hadley Chase( Book )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We'll share a double funeral by James Hadley Chase( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CRIME & MYSTERY. Chet Logan, known as the Axe Killer, escapes from custody while being escorted to jail. Disguised as a police officer, he meets up with movie writer Perry Weston and persuades him to drive to Weston's remote fishing lodge. Once there, and somewhat to Weston's surprise, Logan agrees to talk about his life and how he came to murder six people. The police become suspicious and put a watch on the lodge. Then Weston's wayward wife visits him and promises a fresh start. Logan wants money and a chance to start again ...Can either of them deliver or will Weston and Logan share a double funeral?
Just another sucker by James Hadley Chase( Book )

31 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man will do almost anything when a rich and beautiful woman offers him fifty thousand dollars just to make a telephone call. But when that telephone call is part of a fake kidnap plan to extract five hundred thousand dollars from one of the richest men in the world, only a sucker would gamble on the deal paying off in his favour. Harry Barber is a sucker. After three and a half years in jail for a crime he didn't commit, with no job and no money, he is the perfect target of a brilliant plan to frame him for the brutal murder of a young girl
You have yourself a deal by James Hadley Chase( Book )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ace up my sleeve by James Hadley Chase( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CRIME & MYSTERY. From the moment Helga Rolfe, the elegant wife of one of the richest tycoons, picks up a gum-chewing boy young enough to be her son, events jump back and skid through a series of 180-degree turns. Games of bluff and counter bluff quickly develop into a dangerous and deadly battle and as the action hots up, Chase weaves a fast-moving story of blackmail, intrigue and extortion with a hair-raising climax
Figure it out for yourself by James Hadley Chase( Book )

26 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fille de Justin Wingrove, l'un des citoyens les plus en vue d'Orchid city, s'est fait la malle. Quant à Dedrick, on l'a kidnappé. Il suffisait de raquer apparemment. Eh bien, on a fini par les retrouver, mais dans quel état !
Joker in the pack by James Hadley Chase( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's a hippie on the highway by James Hadley Chase( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Après les rizières du Vietnam, Harry Mitchell pensait passer des jours paisibles à Paradise City en Floride, se refaire une santé et décrocher un petit boulot pépère. Le soleil, la mer, l'emploi et les filles, il a tout ça. Mais il apprend bientôt que la Floride est également une jungle, remplie de hippies, de camés, de dingues criminels et là, tout comme au Vietnam, on enterre sommairement les morts quand ils vous tombent sur les bras
My laugh comes last by James Hadley Chase( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is for real by James Hadley Chase( Book )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a woman turns up in Paris with information to sell to the CIA, is it for real? It soon becomes clear that it is, and the CIA aren't the only ones to realize it. As the tale sweeps from Paris to Africa, combining espionage with violence, sex and intrigue, this book from James Hadley Chase gives a new background for the spy thriller while maintaining the highest standards of readability
Eva by Joseph Losey( Visual )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welsh writer Tyvian Jones seems to have it all, Sixties style, but he's bitter anyway until he meets his existential match in ennui in the mod seductress Eve
 
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Just a matter of time
Alternative Names
Brabazon Raymond, René 1906-1985

Brabazon, René Raymond, 1906-1985

Čeizs, Džeimss Hedlijs, 1906-1985

Čejz, Džejms Chedli

Chase J.H. 1906-1985

Chase, J. Hadley 1906-1985

Chase, J. Hadley (James Hadley), 1906-1985

Chase, James Hadley

Chase, James Hadley 1906-

Chase, James Hadley pseud

Cheĭz, D. Kh

Cheĭz, Dzheĭms Khėdli 1906-1985

Docherty, James.

Docherty James L. 1906-1985

Docherty, James L., pseud.

Doherty, James L., 1906-1985

Grant, Ambrose.

Grant Ambrose 1906-1985

Grant, Ambrose, pseud.

Hadley Chase, James

Hadley Chase, James 1906-1985

Handley Chase, James

James Hadley Chase angielski pisarz

James Hadley Chase britischer Schriftsteller

James Hadley Chase britisk skribent

James Hadley Chase Brits schrijver

James Hadley Chase brittisk författare

James Hadley Chase écrivain britannique

James Hadley Chase scrittore britannico

Marshall, Raymond.

Marshall Raymond 1906-1985

Marshall, Raymond, pseud.

Raymond, René

Raymond, Rene, 1906-

Raymond, René, 1906-1985

Raymond, René Barbazon

Raymond, René Barbazon, 1907-1985

Raymond, René Brabazon.

Raymond, René Brabazon 1906-1985

Raymond, René Lodge Brabazon

René, Raymond, 1906-1985

Šīz, Ǧīms Hādlī

Джеймс Гедлі Чейз

Джеймс Хадли Чейс

Джеймс Хедли Чейз британский писатель, автор детективных романов

Джэймс Хедлі Чэйз

Маршалл Р. 1906-1985

Маршалл, Реймонд

Реймонд Р.Б. 1906-1985

Реймонд, Рене Брабазон

Чейз Д. Х. 1906-1985

Чейз, Д. Х. (Джеймс Хэдли), 1906-1985

Чейз Дж. Х. 1906-1985

Чейз, Дж. Х. (Джеймс Хэдли), 1906-1985

Чейз, Джеймс Хедли 1906-1985

Чейз, Джеймс Хэдли, 1906-1985

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צ'ייס, ג'יימס הדלי

צ'ייס, ג'יימס הדלי 1906-1985

צ'ייס, ג'ימס הדלי, 1906-1985

רימונד, רנה ברבזון

تشايز، جيمس هادلي، 1906-1985

تشايس، جيمس هادلي، 1906-1985

جيمس هادلي تشايز

جيمس هادلي شاس، 1906-1985

جیمز هادلی چیس نویسنده بریتانیایی

जेम्स हॅडली चेस

জেমস হ্যাডলি চেজ

ജെയിംസ് ഹാഡ്ലി ചേസ്

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ジェームズ・ハドリー・チェイス イングランドの作家

チェイス, ジェームズ・ハドリー

チェイス, ハドリー

Languages
English (301)

French (71)

Russian (57)

Spanish (41)

German (12)

Italian (8)

Vietnamese (6)

Polish (5)

Urdu (3)

Gujarati (3)

Dutch (3)

Hebrew (2)

Hindi (2)

Amharic (1)

Japanese (1)

Persian (1)

Tamil (1)

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Shock treatmentHit and runThe world in my pocketJust a matter of timeLady, here's your wreathBelieve this - you'll believe anythingHit them where it hurtsNot my thing