WorldCat Identities

Hickson, Joan 1906-1998

Overview
Works: 222 works in 532 publications in 2 languages and 12,231 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Television programs  Thrillers (Television programs)  Detective and mystery stories  Detective and mystery television programs  Audio adaptations  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PR6005.H66, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Joan Hickson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Joan Hickson
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prim and proper Miss Jane Marple uses her razor-sharp mind and intuitive understanding of criminal behavior to solve murder mysteries
Great expectations by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
4:50 from Paddington by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For an instant, the two trains ran side by side. In that frozen moment, Elspeth McGillicuddy witnessed a murder. She saw the body crumple. Then the other train drew away. Everyone but Miss Jane Marple was willing to dismiss her friend's distraught report. Diligently studying train routes, timetables, and tracks, Miss Marple imagines where the body might be. Her detective genius includes playing the little-old-lady card and, ultimately, winning the challenge of wits
They do it with mirrors by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple is vistiting a friend when a secretive visitor is murdered and anyone could be the killer
They do it with mirrors ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and German and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple's friend is being poisoned so she goes to Stony gates and finds more intrigue
The Body in the library ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a body is found in the library of Miss Marple's friend, Col. Bantry, she sets out to prove his innocence. Soon she turns up suspects and motives galore, and the fun is in watching Miss Marple close in on the killer
The Tuesday Club murders by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At a meeting of the Tuesday Club, the members ask Miss Marple to find the solutions for strange and baffling mysteries
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple sleeping murder ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Giles and Gwenda Reed have just moved into their dream house. But it's turning into a house of horror as Gwenda finds herself haunted by the vision of a body in the hall. Can Miss Marple solve the mystery and return the house to the Reeds?
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prim and proper Miss Jane Marple uses her razor-sharp mind and intuitive understanding of criminal behavior to solve murder mysteries
Miss Marple 4:50 from Paddington ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple is on her way to visit a friend, Elspeth McGillicuddy, when she witnesses a strangling on a passing train
A pocketful of rye ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple sets out to find the killer of Rex Fortescue and his wife, to try to save Gladys, the maid, who she feels is next in line to be killed
A murder is announced ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple's case begins at a party game "murder". At the specified time three shots ring out, but someone is really killed. Miss Marple believes that there is something going on
Miss Marple The Mirror cracked from side to side ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marina Gregg, an American actress, is in St. Mary Mead to make a movie. While there she hosts a party- where one of the guests is poisoned- a fate designed for Marina Gregg. Miss Marple is soon on the trail of the murderer
Why didn't they ask Evans? by John Davies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a round of golf on a cliff-top course in Wales, Bobby Jones discovers a man lying gravely injured on the rocks below. His last words, "Why didn't they ask Evans?," leads Bobby and his friend on a quest to find out what happened to the man
Miss Marple a Caribbean mystery by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple is on vacation in the West Indies, a peaceful, relaxing one until Major Palgrave turns up dead. One by one the guests begin to die
Murder at the Vicarage ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple must use all her intuitive powers to solve the murder of the much disliked Colonel Protheroe. Based on a story of Agatha Christie
At Bertram's Hotel ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
London's Bertram's Hotel is a well polished retreat where dowager duchesses, retired clergymen, and aging generals can indulge in the comforts of a bygone era. However, the respectable hotel's facade begins to crumble when the Irish doorman is found murdered
The moving finger ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poison pen letters cause quite a stir in the small village of Lymston
Nemesis ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Marple must solve a crime after discovering what it is
The blue geranium & other stories by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Four cases from the collection, The thirteen problems, all of which confirm that in the sleepy village of St Mary Mead, Miss Marple has observed enough about human nature to be more than a match for the most perspicacious investigator"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Hickson, Joan Bogle.
Languages
English (193)
German (1)
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