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Malcolm, Graeme

Overview
Works: 76 works in 175 publications in 1 language and 19,742 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Biographical fiction  Christian fiction  Psychological fiction  Humorous fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor
Classifications: PR6053.H4535, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Graeme Malcolm
Death of a maid by M. C Beaton( Recording )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Gillespie is famous for being the best maid in the northwest of Sutherland. But to Hamish Macbeth, she is a malicious gossip who bangs around the furniture and clanks pots. When Hamish wins Mrs. Gillespie's services in a church raffle, he spends most of the day trying to avoid her. He doesn't understand how she managed to gain such a fine reputation. Then she is found dead, struck down violently by a metal bucket of water. Knowing Mrs. Gillespie's penchant for gossip, Hamish is sure she delighted in finding out her clients' secrets--which means that everyone whose home she cleaned is a suspect
The tale of Despereaux [being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread] by Kate DiCamillo( Recording )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the story of Despereaux Tilling, a mouse who is in love with music, stories, and a princess named Pea. It is also the story of a rat called Roscuro, who lives in the darkness and covets a world filled with light. And it is the story of Miggery Sow, a slow-witted serving girl who harbors a simple, impossible wish. These three characters are about to embark on a journey that will lead them down into a horrible dungeon, up into a glittering castle, and, ultimately, into each other's lives. What happens then? As Kate DiCamillo would say: Reader, it is your destiny to find out
The red queen by Philippa Gregory( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follows Lady Margaret Beaufort as she desperately tries to ensure her son Henry VII becomes the rightful heir to the throne"--Publisher's web site
Death of a valentine by M. C Beaton( Recording )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Highlands are celebrating police sergeant Hamish Macbeth's engagement to fellow constable Josie McSween. However, Hamish himself is miserable and is lamenting his looming wedding date. Consequently, Macbeth recounts the events that led up to his betrothal, including a woman who was murdered with a booby-trapped Valentine's Day gift
Death of a chimney sweep by M. C Beaton( Recording )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Scottish Highlands, residents are forced to rely on Pete Ray and his old brushes to clean their chimneys. However, when Police Constable Hamish Macbeth finds a dead body stuffed in a chimney, the town of Lochdubh immediately suspects Pete. Unconvinced, Hamish embarks on another whodunit
Death of a witch a Hamish Macbeth mystery by M. C Beaton( Recording )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamish Macbeth learns that a newcomer, Catriona Beldame, is regarded as a witch and various men have been seen visiting her. Hamish himself is charmed by her until he finds out that she has been supplying dangerous potions. At first the villagers won't listen to him, saying that the loveless Hamish has turned against all women. He threatens to kill her, so when she is found murdered, he must clear his name and then work to solve yet another murder to bring peace and quiet back to his beloved village
Death of a kingfisher by M. C Beaton( Recording )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Scotland is hit by the recession, Police Constable Hamish Macbeth notices that the Highland people are forced to come up with inventive ways to lure tourists to their sleepy towns. The quaint village of Braikie doesn't have much to offer, other than a place of rare beauty called Buchan's Wood, which was bequeathed to the town. The savvy local tourist director renames the woods "The Fairy Glen," and has brochures printed with a beautiful photograph of a kingfisher rising from a pond on the cover. It isn't long before coach tours begin to arrive. But just as the town's luck starts to turn, a kingfisher is found hanging from a branch in the woods with a noose around its neck. As a wave of vandalism threatens to ruin Braikie forever, the town turns to Hamish Macbeth. And when violence strikes again, the lawman's investigation quickly turns from animal cruelty to murder
Death of a nurse by M. C Beaton( Recording )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visiting a newcomer to Sutherland who treats him rudely, Hamish MacBeth invites the man's private nurse out to dinner only to find himself investigating the young woman's suspicious death
The alphabet house by Jussi Adler-Olsen( Recording )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two British pilots during World War II are shot down during a raid over Germany. They survive the crash, but are faced with a German dog patrol. They manage to save themselves by jumping aboard a hospital train and hide among the patients. But when they reach their destination, it occurs to them that it is a mental hospital. Now they can either try to simulate insanity or try to escape
Started early, took my dog by Kate Atkinson( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently retired from the police force, Tracy Waterhouse is enjoying the quiet life. However, when she sees a miserable young child under the care of routine offender Kelly Cross, Tracy decides to bring the child under her wardship. Meanwhile, detective Jackson Brodie adopts an abused dog. It doesn't take long, however, for both Tracy and Brodie to learn that they are both in way over their heads
Death of a liar : a Hamish Macbeth mystery by M. C Beaton( Recording )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sergeant Hamish Macbeth is alarmed to receive a report from a woman in the small village of Cronish in the Scottish Highlands. She has been brutally attacked and the criminal is on the loose. But upon further investigation, Hamish discovers that she was lying about the crime. So when the same woman calls him back about an intruder, he simply marvels at her compulsion to lie. This time, though, she is telling the truth. Her body is found in her home and Hamish must sort through all of her lies to solve the crime
Death of yesterday by M. C Beaton( Recording )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sergeant Hamish Macbeth does not seem too concerned when one woman tells him that she has forgotten about what happened to her the night before, partly because she had been drinking. But when the woman turns up dead, it causes a problem. The woman was the only witness to a crime that Hamish must now try and solve
Eminence by Morris West( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Luca Rossini was tortured during the Dirty War in Argentina and only escaped thanks to Isabel with whom he had an affair. Now a cardinal in Rome and front runner in a papal election, Rossini learns that Isabel is coming as the wife of an ambassador and bringing with her their daughter from the affair
The purity of vengeance by Jussi Adler-Olsen( Recording )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Carl Morck already has plenty on his mind when he is presented with the case of a brothel owner, and a woman named Rita, who went missing in the eighties. New evidence has emerged in the case that destroyed the lives of his two partners, the case that sent Carl to Department Q. But when Carl's assistants, Assad and Rose, learn that numerous other people disappeared around the same weekend as Rita, Carl takes notice
The first apostle by James Becker( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Sergeant Chris Bronson becomes the target of mafia hitmen when he and his wife--a conservator at the British Museum--investigate the death of two friends. But as their search grows, they begin to realize a greater conspiracy growing around them
A conspiracy of faith by Jussi Adler-Olsen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Carl Morck has received a bottle that holds an old and decayed message written in blood. It's a cry for help from two young brothers, tied and bound in a boathouse by the sea. After floating in the ocean for years before turning up, the bottle sat forgotten, unopened, on a police department windowsill, before the seal was cracked and the gruesome message, written in Danish, was analyzed. Could it be real? Who are these boys, and why weren't they reported missing?
The other queen by Philippa Gregory( Recording )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the lines of The Other Boleyn Girl, Gregory presents the experiences of Mary Queen of Scots during her long imprisonment in England from a new perspective that reveals as much about the England of Elizabeth as the tragic life of her half sister
Death of a bore by M. C Beaton( Recording )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer John Heppel, loathed for his boring writing and personality, is found dead at his cottage. While many are unsure why anyone would kill him, village policeman Hamish Macbeth finds a possible motive after reading the victim's latest manuscript
The scarecrow and his servant by Philip Pullman( Recording )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tattered scarecrow stands in the middle of a muddy field, taking no notice of the violent thunderstorm around him. But when a bolt of lightning strikes him, fizzing its way through his turnip head and down his broomstick, the Scarecrow blinks with surprise--and comes to life." So begins the story of the Scarecrow, a courteous but pea-brained fellow with grand ideas. He meets a boy, Jack, who becomes his faithful servant. Leaving behind his bird-scaring duties, the Scarecrow sets out for Spring Valley, with Jack at his side. As the valiant Scarecrow plunges them into terrifying dangers--battles, brigands, broken hearts, and treasure islands, he never realizes he's being followed by the one family who desperately wishes he'd never sprung to life. Will the Scarecrow discover the secret to his past before the crooked Buffalonis close in on him?
The Marco effect by Jussi Adler-Olsen( Recording )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Denied Danish citizenship and an education by his oppressive gypsy clan leader, fifteen-year-old Marco is forced to beg and steal before fleeing in the wake of a murderous act, which is investigated by Detective Carl Møk for its ties to petty crime rings and child soldiers
 
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The tale of Despereaux [being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread]
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The tale of Despereaux [being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread]Death of a valentineDeath of a chimney sweepDeath of a witch a Hamish Macbeth mysteryStarted early, took my dogThe other queenDeath of a boreThe scarecrow and his servant