Most widely held works about Catherine Aird
Most widely held works by Catherine Aird
Henrietta who by Catherine Aird ( Book )
28 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
Murder at Boundary Cottage. The townspeople would have said Larking, with the stone rectory and thatched farmhouses, was typical of a thousand other English villages. As it happened, this was true. And everyone in Larking thought they knew everything about everyone else. In that they found they were mistaken...especially the morning the postman found Grace Jenkins murdered. She ahd lived quietly at Boundary Cottage for twenty-one years. But there was a great deal about Grace the townspeople didn't know. And Detective Inspector C. D. Sloan soon discovered they knew even less about her daughter Henrietta...in fact, nobody could explain who Henrietta really was.
Parting breath by Catherine Aird ( Book )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector C.D. Sloan knew there would be trouble when he was called in to the student sit-in at Calleshire University. The dons were nervous, the students excited--a clash of some kind seemed inevitable. But what did happen was totally unexpected...
Passing strange by Catherine Aird ( Book )
11 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
Things had gone wrong from the very beginning at the Almstone Flower Show, including a missing fortune teller. But events take a decidedly macabre turn when the fortune teller is found and Detective Inspector Sloan and Detective Constable Crosby arrive to investigate a murder for which there seems no means, no motive and no opportunity.--Container.
Stiff news by Catherine Aird ( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
Strange deaths occur in a British home for retired military officers and their wives. As he investigates, inspector C.D. Sloan discovers that all the victims were connected to a World War II battle. By the author of After Effects.
Harm's way by Catherine Aird ( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,009 libraries worldwide
A number of confusing leads complicate Detective Inspector Sloan's investigation when first a finger then a headless corpse turn up in the quiet English farm country.
Little Knell by Catherine Aird ( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 986 libraries worldwide
Inspector C.D. Sloan is called in when it is discovered that a large collection of artifacts that has been left to the Calleshire Museum includes a three-thousand-year-old mummy case containing an all-too-recent murder victim.
After effects by Catherine Aird ( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 982 libraries worldwide
When two patients die at Berebury Hospital, Detective Inspector Sloan is called in to investigate a missing doctor, a drug trial involving a pharmaceutical company, and a break-in at the company's headquarters by a group of animal rights activists.
A dead liberty by Catherine Aird ( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 954 libraries worldwide
The daughter of an engineer helping to build a town in Africa is accused of murder, and Detective Inspector C. D. Sloan must determine whether or not she is guilty as well as the possible connection of the murder to a nearby nuclear waste disposal plant.
Some die eloquent by Catherine Aird ( Book )
13 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 916 libraries worldwide
A going concern by Catherine Aird ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 914 libraries worldwide
Octavia Garamond's will is very odd, she requests a police presence at her funeral and a thorough examination of her body. The fears of a deranged woman? When her house is broken into and her papers ransacked, Inspector Sloane realizes she was in real fear. The murder probe is held against a background of biochemical research. By the author of Body Politic.
Amendment of life by Catherine Aird ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 898 libraries worldwide
When a body is found in the center of a Tudor-era yew maze, Detective Inspector C.D. Sloan is placed in charge of a disturbingly complex case.
Hole in one by Catherine Aird ( Book )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 896 libraries worldwide
Detective Chief Inspector C.D. Sloan and his less-than-able sidekick, Constable Crosby, launch an investigation into a bizarre death on the local golf course and uncover a serious case of murder.
His burial too by Catherine Aird ( Book )
16 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 877 libraries worldwide
When a prominent industrialist, who has been reported missing with some highly confidential papers, is found dead, it is Inspector C. D. Sloan's task to discover how he came to be buried under several tons of marble in a sealed church tower.
Losing ground by Catherine Aird ( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 868 libraries worldwide
The dramatic theft of an 18th century painting is discovered just moments before the old manor house from which it was stolen is set on fire. Making matters more grisly is the pile of bones sighted in the blazing inferno moments before the roof collapses. What started as simple, if surprising, theft has quickly escalated to arson and, possibly murder, and now Detective Inspector Sloan and Detective Constable Crosby have to piece together, a puzzle which has its roots deep in Berebury's history.--from Publisher's description.
Last respects by Catherine Aird ( Book )
10 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 855 libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector C. D. Sloan investigates several murders involving a treasure-laden shop that sunk nearly two hundred years ago.
A late phoenix by Catherine Aird ( Book )
26 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 799 libraries worldwide
C.D. Sloan takes on a cold case: the skeleton of a woman and a baby are found during reconstruction of a house bombed by Germans in the village of Lamb Lane. Is it an old crime? or a new one with little evidence to work on?
Past tense : a Sloan and Crosby mystery by Catherine Aird ( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and English, Middle and held by 790 libraries worldwide
When a young girl's murder is linked to the recent death of a woman named Josephine Short, DCI Sloan and Constable Crosby research dubious elements of Short's life in the hopes of identifying the child's killer.
Chapter and hearse by Catherine Aird ( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 775 libraries worldwide
A collection of seventeen short mystery stories features such characters as Detective Chief Inspector C.D. Sloan, his assistant, Crosby, and the mysterious Malcolm Venables of the Secret Service.
Injury time by Catherine Aird ( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Sixteen crimes and their solution. Who poisoned Anna Macmillan with a deadly dose of antimony? Where are the priceless pearls that vanished during a country house weekend? How was the code to a high-tech alarm system broken?
The religious body by Catherine Aird ( Book )
29 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 733 libraries worldwide
When Sister Anne is murdered, Inspector Sloan cannot imagine who would want to kill a cloistered nun. Interviewing 50 nuns is not an easy task, as each has taken a new name when they entered the order and their habits make them look alike.
Agricultural colleges Aird, Catherine Arson Art thefts--Investigation Audiobooks Audiobooks Audiocassettes Authors, Italian Biography Civil service Crime Criticism, interpretation, etc. Crosby, Detective Constable W. (Fictitious character) Detective and mystery stories Detective and mystery stories Detective and mystery stories, American Detective and mystery stories, English Drug traffic Encyclopedias England English fiction Fiction Fiction (Title) Golf Golf courses Golfers Golf stories Golf stories Government investigators Great Britain International relations Large type books Literature Manors Murder Murder--Investigation Nuns Nursing homes Older women Police Short stories Short stories, English Sloan, C. D. (Fictitious character) Sound recordings Talking books Talking books Tey, Josephine,--1896 or 7-1952 United States Villages Washington (State)
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