WorldCat Identities

Barnard, Robert

Overview
Works: 193 works in 1,025 publications in 1 language and 65,409 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Political fiction 
Classifications: PR6052.A665, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Robert Barnard
The bones in the attic by Robert Barnard ( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discovery of a child's skeleton that is at least thirty years old in the attic of the old stone house he has just purchased leads Matt Harper on a journey into the past to solve the mystery
The skeleton in the grass by Robert Barnard ( Book )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mystery set in a small English village in 1936
A scandal in Belgravia by Robert Barnard ( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The brutal death of a young aristocrat more than thirty years ago becomes the obsession of a recently retired British cabinet minister
Death and the chaste apprentice by Robert Barnard ( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An innkeeper is the object of universal dislike--and one murderer's weapon--on the set of a provincial festival production of a tepid Jacobean comedy
Last post by Robert Barnard ( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Receiving a letter from a woman who claims to have been her late mother's lover, Eve McNabb considers her mother's mysterious nature and the possibility that the father she has always believed to be dead may still be alive
A fall from grace by Robert Barnard ( Book )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newly promoted Inspector Charlie Peace must discover who murdered his detested father-in-law--and his pregnant wife is the prime suspect!
The cherry blossom corpse by Robert Barnard ( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British edition; published as "Death in Purple Prose."
At death's door by Robert Barnard ( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benedict Cotteral, an elderly writer, living out his last days at his son's home, receives a visit from his long-forgotten illegitimate daughter and becomes a suspect in her murder
The mistress of Alderley by Robert Barnard ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retiring from her acting career and settling down with her teenage children in their English mansion home, Caroline Fawley, who is having an affair with a married man, begins to worry when her lover goes missing under suspicious circumstances
A fatal attachment by Robert Barnard ( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A celebrity scholar in a small village tears her nephews from their immediate family and raises them in an atmosphere of cruelty, and when a grown nephew returns to the village twenty years later, he sees that his aunt has come full circle
A cry from the dark by Robert Barnard ( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unable to forget a life-shattering moment from when she was an Australian schoolgirl, author Bettina Whitelaw works on her memoir and becomes increasingly disturbed when she realizes that someone she knows may be trying to kill her
A stranger in the family by Robert Barnard ( Book )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kit Philipson has always felt like stranger in his family. An only child in Glasgow, Scotland, his mother was a teacher; his father, a journalist, escaped from Nazi Germany at the age of three on one of the 1939 Kindertransports. On her deathbed, Kit's mother tells him he was adopted and his birth name was Novello. A search of old newspaper files reveals that a three-year-old boy named Peter Novello was abducted from his parents' holiday hotel in Sicily in 1989. Now Kit sets out to rediscover his past, and may unearth dangerous secrets that dare never be revealed
Dying flames by Robert Barnard ( Book )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Attending a reunion at his childhood home in Colchester, novelist Graham Broadbent is astonished to meet a nineteen-year-old girl who claims to be his daughter from a torrid affair years earlier
Unholy dying by Robert Barnard ( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rumors and gossip about a parish priest and a single mother in a small Yorkshire town lead to a murder case for Inspector Mike Oddie and Sgt. Charlie Peace
The graveyard position by Robert Barnard ( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suspecting foul play in the death of his beloved aunt, Brussels lawyer Merlyn Docherty faces his family's animosity when he realizes that his late aunt had passed him off as dead to protect him from those who would claim his inheritance
A city of strangers by Robert Barnard ( Book )
18 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Phelan, a man everybody loves to hate, and his family live in the rundown Belfield Grove Estate in the English city of Sleate. When Jack wins some big money, he thinks of buying an imposing Victorian house
A hovering of vultures by Robert Barnard ( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Death returns to a Yorkshire village when a museum opens on the site of an unexplained murder/suicide where a renowned author killed his sister with an ax and shot himself
The killings on Jubilee Terrace by Robert Barnard ( Book )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an actor from a daytime soap opera dies under suspicious circumstances, Inspector Charlie Peace finds himself investigating suspects among a group of talented actors and an assortment of extras who exchange unethical services for their roles
A murder in Mayfair by Robert Barnard ( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elegant and decidedly sinister novel set among Britain's power elite, "A Murder in Mayfair" follows the exploits of a young man chosen to serve as a junior minister in Parliament, and the doubts that surface about his true identity
Bodies by Robert Barnard ( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Soho studio of Bodies magazine (porn so soft it's "practically marshmallow'') are found four corpses: a photographer, his assistant, an actress-student and a young bodybuilder. Perry Trethowan of London's C.I.D. can't discern a motive for the murders but a few hints point toward the bodybuilder's background. The suave Trethowan finds himself involved in the seedy, naively narcissistic world of competitive body-building. Using a black gym-manager as an undercover decoy, Trethowan penetrates a more sinister, hardcore porno operation that specializes in teenagers
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Bastable, Bernard

Barnard, R. 1936-
Barnard, Robert, 1936-
Barnard, Robert 1936- Wirklicher Name
Bastable, B. 1936-
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Languages
English (305)
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