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Mcdonald, Gregory 1937-2008

Overview
Works: 111 works in 548 publications in 17 languages and 18,877 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery fiction  Journalism films  Screenplays 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Contributor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3563.A278, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gregory Mcdonald
 
Most widely held works by Gregory Mcdonald
Fletch, too by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Fletch is handed two passports and $1000 in cash at his wedding, the accompanying message purporting to be from his father sends Fletch to Kenya in search of a man presumed dead for the last twenty years. But instead of his father, Fletch is greeted at the Nairobi airport by a stranger who is stabbed to death
Fletch won by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletch is assigned to cover the story of Donald Habeck, a wealthy criminal lawyer who wants to donate $5 million to the local art museum, but Habeck turns up dead in the parking lot of the NewsTribune. Fletch stumbles upon the clue that can break the case wide open
Son of Fletch by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a jailbreak in the vicinity, a young man in prison garb appears at Fletch's barnyard door and claims to be his son
Flynn's in by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it comes to crime, Boston Police Inspector and part-time intelligence agent, Francis Xavier Flynn is no stranger to the bizarre, the perverse, or the ridiculous. But when he is suddenly summoned by Police Commissioner D'Esopo to a secret wilderness compound far outside of their jurisdiction, he is a little surprised to find himself the hostage of a secret club of the nation's most powerful and peculiar. Famous for his irreverent methods and razor sharp intellect, Flynn is forced to conduct a clandestine murder investigation. But before one murder is even solved, membership at the Rod and Gun Club continues to drop
Fletch by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

51 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy California industrialist tells apparent beach bum I.M. Fletcher that he wants to be murdered, the undercover journalist investigates the businessman's private life and finds more than he ever expected
Fletch and the man who by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A girl jumped off the motel's roof. Five minutes ago." "Give it to me straight. Does the girl have anything to do with us' I mean, with the campaign' The presidential candidate'" "It's your job, Fletch, to make damned sure she didn't." FLETCH and the Man Who When Fletch arrives as the new press representative for Governor Caxton Wheeler's presidential campaign, he isn't sure which mystery to solve first: what his new job actually is or why the campaign has been leaving dead women in its tracks. FLETCH and the Man Who He finds himself on the other side of the press, a human shield deflecting the questions he is asking himself. Are the murders just coincidence, or is a cold-hearted killer looking for a job in the White House' FLETCH and the Man Who When the campaign shifts into high gear, Fletch's skills are working overtime in a desperate bid of his own to find the killer and to make sure the governor doesn't lose any more votes. From the Trade Paperback edition
Fletch reflected by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Fletcher goes to Georgia to investigate a series of death attempts on Chester Radleigh the billionaire-inventor of the non-reversible mirror, ie. right is right and left is left. Fletcher is summoned by Shana Staufel who is marrying Radleigh's son, Chester Jr., and who has great faith in Fletcher's talents, in and out of bed. He was once her boyfriend. By the author of Son of Fletch
Safekeeping by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skylar in Yankeeland by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old rich girl turns up murdered, Skylar's got no choice but to get down and find some real answers fast
Skylar by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Southern beauty queen is killed and police arrest the local womanizer, Skylar Whitfield. Everyone in town knows he has too much charm to kill, but the local sheriff doesn't know charm and Whitfield will have to break out of jail to clear his name
Carioca Fletch by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

24 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletch's trip to Brazil wasn't exactly planned. But it's Carnival time in Rio and he has plenty of money, thanks to a little arrangement made stateside. And it took him no time to hook up with the luscious Laura Soares. Fletch is beginning to relax, just a little
Fletch and the Widow Bradley by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Fletch finds a wallet with $10,000 in cash inside, he doesn't realize it's the last piece of good luck he's going to see for a while. Because when he calls in to the News-Tribune, he discovers a story he's written is causing quite a sensation, and not the good kind."--Back cover
Flynn's world by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston police inspector Francis Xavier Flynn (''one of the smartest, gentlest, most sarcastic cops you will ever meet'' --The New York Times) has hardly gotten a wink of sleep after a marathon bout of detective work. He's discovered that his daughter's best friend has had his ear nailed to a tree. He's heard that the police chief is about to fire him--again. And he's learned that a local cop has developed a tendency to pursue and arrest the wrong people--based on the color of their skin. But the problem is that Flynn isn't really a cop. He's actually an international spy, and his spymaster wants him to forget everything else and concentrate on discovering who is blackmailing a certain Harvard professor. Along the way he confronts intolerence in all its guises. It's a typical plateful for Flynn, with the promise of a string of his typically atypical adventures, in this outrageously entertaining novel from the prodigious pen of Gregory McDonald
Fletch by Michael Ritchie( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher is a Los Angeles journalist who really lives for his profession. As Jane Doe, he publishes articles that have caused several heads to roll in the past. This time, Fletch is in disguise as a bum, living at the beach, researching drugs and their dealing. One day, Fletch is addressed by Alan Stanwyk, a rich man, who asks him, the bum, a favor. For the sum of $50,000, Fletch should kill poor cancer-ridden Mr. Stanwyk with a gun, so that his wife will get the insurance money. What the guy didn't think of was Fletch's real profession. Returning into normal life, Fletch instantly takes up research not only to find out that Mr. Stanwyk is healthy as life itself but he also runs into certain connections between drug dealing at the beach, Alan Stanwyk, his private jet, the police and a very expensive piece of Land in Utah
The Fletch chronicle by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletch -- Carioca Fletch -- Confess, Fletch
A world too wide by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David MacFarlane, a retired jazz pianist, has offered his bucolic Tennessee farm, Bass Clef, for the wedding of the son and daughter of friends. The tranquil surroundings enable the participants to reflect about their lives and the state of the world. All are old friends, some ex-lovers, and all discuss art, music, creativity, philosophy
The buck passes Flynn by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Someone is giving away hundreds of millions of dollars. Police Inspector Flynn races from Texas to Las Vegas, from Massachusetts to Russia, to find the culprit before the spending wrecks the nation's economy
Who took Toby Rinaldi? by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in 4 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of a United Nations ambassador disappears during his flight from New York to San Francisco during a crisis at the U.N
The brave by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un inconnu, producteur de snuff films, propose un marché à un alcoolique, sans travail ni avenir, père de trois enfants et illettré : sa vie contre trente mille dollars. C'est ainsi que Rafael accepte de n'avoir plus que trois jours à vivre
Fletch's Moxie by Gregory Mcdonald( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful movie star Moxie is a suspect in a sensational murder, and Fletch investigates
 
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