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Grace, Roy (Fictitious character)

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Works: 45 works in 164 publications in 4 languages and 8,673 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 )
    12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,406 libraries worldwide
    The brutal rapes of two women in Brighton bear remarkable similarities to an unsolved series of crimes from 1997. Detective Superintendent Roy Grace is forced to delve into his shattered past to find the key to unlocking the current mystery
    Dead man's grip by Peter James( Book )
    14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,383 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"--
    Not dead yet by Peter James( Book )
    9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,099 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 )
    6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 740 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 man's footsteps by Peter James( Book )
    13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 675 libraries worldwide
    Amid the tragic unfolding mayhem of the morning of 9/11, failed Brighton 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
    Dead tomorrow by Peter James( Book )
    7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 655 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
    Not dead enough by Peter James( Book )
    6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Russian and held by 645 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 tomorrow by Peter James( Computer File )
    12 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 623 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
    Dead like you by Peter James( file )
    10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 613 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
    Not dead enough by Peter James( file )
    5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 158 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 )
    3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 110 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 )
    9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 87 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 )
    3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 81 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
    Dead man's grip by Peter James( Sound Recording )
    8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 78 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 )
    4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 56 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( file )
    6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 46 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
    Tan muerto como tú by Peter James( Book )
    1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 40 libraries worldwide
    Las violaciones brutales de dos mujeres en Brighton muestran notables similitudes con una serie de crímenes sin resolver desde 1997. Comisario Roy Grace se ve obligado a escarbar en su pasado dañado para encontrar la llave del misterio actual
    Traficantes de muerte by Peter James( Book )
    2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 36 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
    Las garras de la muerte by Peter James( Book )
    1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 23 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
    Las huellas del hombre muerto by Peter James( Book )
    3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 23 libraries worldwide
    Cuando el estafador Ronnie Wilson ve cómo se desmoronan las torres gemelas en Nueva York, se encuentra con la oportunidad de su vida: librarse de sus deudas, desaparecer y reinventarse a sí mismo en otro país. Roy Grace investiga la aparición del esqueleto de una mujer en las costas de Brighton, lo que no hace más que remover sus propios fantasmas: la desaparación de su esposa nunca esclarecida. Cuando se descubre que el cadáver es el de la mujer del estafador Wilson, la investigación se complica para Grace
 
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