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Grace, Roy (Fictitious character)

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Works: 36 works in 224 publications in 9 languages and 10,427 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Suspense fiction 
Classifications: PR6060.A472, 823.914
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Publications about Roy (Fictitious character) Grace
Most widely held works about Roy (Fictitious character) Grace
    Dead like you by Peter James( Book )
    16 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,526 libraries worldwide
    The Metropole Hotel, Brighton. After a heady New Year's Eve ball, a woman is brutally raped as she returns to her room. A week later, another woman is attacked. Both victims' shoes are taken by the offender. Detective Superintendent Roy Grace soon realises that these new cases bear similarities to a series of unsolved crimes from 1997
    Dead man's grip by Peter James( Book )
    21 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,504 libraries worldwide
    "Carly Chase is still traumatized ten days after being in a fatal traffic accident which kills a teenage student from Brighton University. Then she receives news that turns her entire world into a living nightmare. The drivers of the other two vehicles involved have been found tortured and murdered. Now Detective Superintendent Roy Grace of the Sussex Police force issues a stark and urgent warning to Carly: She could be next. The student had deadly connections. Connections that stretch across the Atlantic to America and an organized crime group. Someone has sworn revenge and won't rest until the final person involved in that fateful accident is dead. The police advise Carly her only option is to go into hiding and change her identity. The terrified woman disagrees. She knows these people have ways of hunting you down anywhere. If the police are unable to stop them, she has to find a way to do it herself. But already the killer is one step ahead of her, watching, waiting, and ready"--Provided by publisher
    Not dead yet by Peter James( Book )
    15 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,230 libraries worldwide
    Roy Grace investigates threats against Gaia Lafayette, a Hollywood star who is filming in Brighton, but when a body is found on a farm miles away, Grace and his men must race against time to stop an obssessive killer
    Dead man's time by Peter James( Book )
    8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 968 libraries worldwide
    "New York, 1922. Five-year-old Gavin Daly and his seven-year-old sister, Aileen, are boarding the SS Mauretania to Dublin--and safety. Their mother has been shot and their Irish mobster father abducted. Suddenly, a messenger hands Gavin a piece of paper on which are written four names and eleven numbers, a cryptic message that will haunt him all his life, and his father's pocket watch. As the ship sails, Gavin watches Manhattan fade into the dusk and makes a promise, that one day he will return and find his father"--Dust jacket flap
    Dead tomorrow by Peter James( Book )
    15 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 751 libraries worldwide
    When the remains of three teenagers are recovered off the coast of Sussex minus their vital organs, Detective Superintendent Roy Grace uncovers a gang of child traffickers operating from Eastern Europe
    Dead man's footsteps by Peter James( Book )
    23 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 742 libraries worldwide
    Amid the tragic unfolding mayhem of the morning of 9/11, failed Brighton ne'er-do-well Ronnie Wilson sees the chance of a lifetime - to disappear and reinvent himself in another country
    Not dead enough by Peter James( Book )
    11 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 700 libraries worldwide
    The night that Brian Bishop murdered his wife, he was sixty miles away, asleep in bed. At least, that's the way it looks to Detective Superintendent Roy Grace who is called in to investigate the case involving the kinky slaying of the beautiful young Brighton socialite, Katie bishop. Grace begins to come to the conclusion that her husband has performed the impossible, the feat of being in two places at once. Either that or someone has stolen his ID. The other possibility being that he is the best liar Grace has ever come across. However as Grace starts to get his teeth into the case it becomes clear that the Bishops' outwardly respectable lives were not all they seemed to be. But Grace makes the mistake of digging just that little bit too deeply and suddenly his own troubled, private world is facing destruction
    Dead like you by Peter James( file )
    13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
    Two women are brutally attacked, and both victims' shoes are stolen by their assailant. Detective Superintendent Roy Grace realizes these assaults closely resemble a strange series of crimes committed years ago. He must figure out if this new perpetrator is a copycat, or if the "Shoe Man" has returned to pick up where he left off
    Want you dead by Peter James( Book )
    6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
    "Single girl, 33, redhead and smouldering, love life that's crashed and burned. Seeks new flame to rekindle her fire. Fun, friendship and--who knows--more maybe? In Peter James' Want You Dead, thirty-year old Red Cameron meets handsome, charming and rich thirty-five year old Bryce Laurent through an online dating agency, and is instantly attracted to him. But as their love blossoms, the truth about his past begins to emerge, and with it his dark side. Everything he has told Red about himself turns out to be a tissue of lies, and her infatuation with him gradually turns to terror. Within a year, and under police protection, she evicts him from her flat and her life. But far from being over, her nightmare is only just beginning. For Bryce is obsessed and besotted with her. He intends to destroy, by fire, everything and everyone she has ever known and loved--and then her, too. It's up to Detective Superintendent Roy Grace to stop him before it's too late" --
    Dead tomorrow by Peter James( file )
    13 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
    "After two teen bodies are found washed ashore and missing vital organs, Superintendent Roy Grace investigates. Thrust into the ghoulish world of black market organ brokers, Grace and his team confront an Eastern European racket and a mother desperate to save her daughter's life"--Recorded Books website
    Not dead enough by Peter James( file )
    6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
    Detective Superintendent Roy Grace is investigating the bizarre slaying of Katie Bishop, a member of Brighton, social elite. Her husband Brian appears to be in the clear--he was in another town at the time, sound asleep. But Grace begins to suspect the presence of a doppelganger: is someone else--almost identical to Bishop--involved in the crime?
    Dead simple by Peter James( Book )
    4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
    It was meant to be a harmless stag night prank. A few hours later four of his best friends are dead and Michael Harrison has disappeared. One man's disaster is another man's fortune
    Dead man's time by Peter James( Sound Recording )
    12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
    A robbery at a Brighton mansion leaves its elderly occupant dying and millions taken in valuables. But, as Detective Superintendent Roy Grace, heading the enquiry, rapidly learns, there is one item, of sentimental value, that her powerful family care about above all else, and they are ready to take the law into their own hands
    Dead man's footsteps by Peter James( Sound Recording )
    8 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 115 libraries worldwide
    Amid the tragic unfolding mayhem of the morning of 9/11, failed Brighton never-do-well Ronnie Wilson sees the chance of a lifetime, to disappear and reinvent himself in another country. Five years later the discovery of the skeletal remains of a woman's body in a storm drain in Brighton, leads Detective Superintendent Roy Grace on an enquiry spanning the globe, and into a desperate race against time to save the life of a woman being hunted down like an animal in the streets and alleys of Brighton
    Twist of the Knife by Peter James( Book )
    1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
    Dead man's grip by Peter James( Sound Recording )
    8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
    Carly Chase is traumatised after being involved in a fatal traffic accident which killed a teenage student from Brighton University. Then she receives news that turns her entire world into a living nightmare. The drivers of the other two vehicles involved have been found tortured and murdered
    Not dead yet by Peter James( Sound Recording )
    8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
    For LA producer Larry Brooker, this is the movie that could bring the fortune that has so long eluded him. For rock superstar, Gaia, desperate to be taken seriously as an actor, this is the role that could get her an Oscar nomination. For the City of Brighton and Hove, the publicity value of a major Hollywood movie being filmed on location, about the city's greatest love story--between King George IVth and Maria Fitzherbert--is incalculable. For Detective Superintendent Roy Grace of Sussex CID, it is a nightmare unfolding in front of his eyes. An obsessed stalker is after Gaia. One attempt on her life is made days before she leaves her Bel Air home to fly to Brighton. Now, he has been warned, the stalker may be at large in his city, waiting, watching, planning
    Looking good dead by Peter James( Book )
    8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
    Businessman Tom Bryce accidentally witnesses a murder, and when his family is threatened with their lives, he turns to detective superintendent Roy Grace for help
    Want you dead by Peter James( Sound Recording )
    5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
    When Red Westwood meets handsome, charming and rich Bryce Laurent through an online dating agency, there is an instant attraction. But as their love blossoms, the truth about his past, and his dark side, begins to emerge. Everything he has told Red about himself turns out to be a tissue of lies, and her infatuation with him gradually turns to terror. Within a year, and under police protection, she evicts him from her flat and her life. But her nightmare is only just beginning. For Bryce is obsessed with her, and he intends to destroy everything and everyone she has ever known and loved - and then her too
    Umri zavtra : roman by Peter James( Book )
    2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Russian and held by 8 libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (180)
Spanish (9)
Polish (4)
Hungarian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Russian (2)
Chinese (1)
Serbian (1)
Dutch (1)
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