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Hill, Susan 1942-

Overview
Works: 324 works in 1,886 publications in 22 languages and 47,971 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Drama  Film adaptations  Ghost stories  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Suspense fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Creator, Photographer, Dedicatee
Classifications: PR6058.I45, 823.914
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Publications about Susan Hill
Publications by Susan Hill
Most widely held works by Susan Hill
Mrs. de Winter by Susan Hill( Book )
89 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 16 languages and held by 3,563 libraries worldwide
Sequel to: Rebecca/Daphne Du Maurier. Maxim and Mrs. de Winter return to England after living on the Continent to escape the violent excesses that almost destroyed their souls
The woman in black by Susan Hill( Book )
136 editions published between 1753 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,482 libraries worldwide
A solicitor sent to a small village to settle the estate of a dead client fuels the wrath of a sinister, mysterious woman in black and is driven to the brink of insanity
The risk of darkness : a Simon Serrailler mystery by Susan Hill( Book )
48 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,031 libraries worldwide
Simon Serailler takes on the case of an obsessive widower engaging in increasingly violent acts, a case that is further complicated by Serailler's troubled feelings for the Cathedral's newest recruit, a red-haired woman Anglican priest
The pure in heart by Susan Hill( Book )
52 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,012 libraries worldwide
Detective Chief Inspector Simon Serrailler investigates the kidnapping of a young boy, a case that is influenced by a critically ill disabled woman and an ex-con who is struggling to stay honest
The various haunts of men : a Simon Serrailler mystery by Susan Hill( Book )
56 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,845 libraries worldwide
"A lonely woman of vanishes while out on her morning run. The police aren't alarmed. But when a 22-year-old girl never returns from a walk, an old man disappears too, no one can denied that something is happening in the quiet cathedral town of Lafferton. When fresh-faced policewoman Freya Graffham is assigned to the case, she must unravel the mystery before events turn too gruesome"--P. [4] of cover
The betrayal of trust : a Chief Superintendent Simon Serrailler mystery by Susan Hill( Book )
29 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,781 libraries worldwide
When a series of flash floods throughout Lafferton exposes the skeleton of a teenager who went missing 20 years earlier, Simon Serrailler investigates the girl's tragic family story and uncovers bizarre complexities and dangers
The shadows in the street : a Simon Serrailler mystery by Susan Hill( Book )
29 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,713 libraries worldwide
Simon Serrailler has just wrapped up a particularly exhausting and difficult case and is on sabbatical on a far-flung Scottish island when he is called back to Lafferton by the Chief Constable. Two local prostitutes have been found strangled. When the wife of the St. Michael's Cathedral Dean goes missing and then another respectable woman is taken on her way to work, the townspeople grow angry and afraid. Serrailler is in the greatest danger of his life.--From publisher description
The vows of silence : a Simon Serrailler mystery by Susan Hill( Book )
39 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,669 libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Serrailler investigates a seemingly random series of murders targeting young women in the cathedral town of Lafferton, cases he is certain are related in spite of their varying methods
The woman in black by Susan Hill( visu )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,465 libraries worldwide
A young lawyer is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client's papers. While he works alone in the client's isolated house, he discovers the vengeful ghost of a scorned woman who is terrorizing the locals. This leads him on a desperate race against time when he discovers her true intent
A question of identity : a chief superintendent Simon Serrailler mystery by Susan Hill( Book )
25 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,418 libraries worldwide
A particularly unpleasant murder, that of a very old woman in a housing project, rocks the town of Lafferton. The murderer has left a distinctive "sign" on the body and at the scene of crime. A couple of weeks later, a similar murder occurs, and a month or so later, so does another. Initial investigations discover that the mysterious "sign" left on the body was the calling card of a suspect who was charged with several murders in the northwest of the country, tried but acquitted on the grounds of insufficient evidence. All indications suggest that this person has simply vanished. Or is he right under their noses? Simon Serrailler is obliged to make delve deeper and scratch out answers
The man in the picture : a ghost story by Susan Hill( Book )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
A painting of masked revelers at the Venice carnival has a secret: to stare into the painting is to play dangerously with the unseen demons it hides, and become the victim of its macabre beauty
In the springtime of the year; a novel by Susan Hill( Book )
54 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
Roman over een jonge vrouw, die kort na het huwelijk haar man bij een ongeluk verliest en zich aanvankelijk volkomen voor haar omgeving afsluit
Strange meeting by Susan Hill( Book )
49 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 983 libraries worldwide
Tijdens de verschrikkingen van de eerste wereldoorlog ontstaat aan het westelijk front een hechte vriendschap tusen twee heel verschillende jonge officieren
I'm the king of the castle by Susan Hill( Book )
97 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 976 libraries worldwide
Wanneer een weduwnaar een huishoudster met een tienjarige zoon in dienst neemt, weet de evenoude zoon des huizes deze "indringer" op uiterst geraffineerde wijze tot zelfmoord te drijven
The mist in the mirror : a novel by Susan Hill( Book )
34 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 947 libraries worldwide
An inveterate traveller, Sir James Monmouth has spent most of his life abroad. He arrives in England on a dark and rainy night with the intention of discovering more, not only about himself but his obsession with Conrad Vane, an explorer. Warned against following his trail, Sir James experiences some extraordinary happenings
The Random House book of ghost stories ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 784 libraries worldwide
A collection of seventeen ghost stories by authors including Eleanor Farjeon, Joan Aiken, Walter R. Brooks, and Leon Garfield
The glass angels by Susan Hill( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 756 libraries worldwide
Even through times are hard, Tilly looks forward to spending Christmas with her mother in their small attic apartment, until illness and an accident threaten her plans
The bird of night by Susan Hill( Book )
38 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 693 libraries worldwide
In de stilte van zijn levensavond denkt een oude man terug aan zijn vriendschap met een begaafde dichter, wiens wankele geestesgesteldheid de koers van hun beider leven jarenlang bepaalde
The beacon by Susan Hill( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
A family copes with hurt feelings and the fall-out when a son writes a memoir about\ family history and secrets
The small hand : a ghost story by Susan Hill( Book )
19 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Returning home from a client visit late one evening, Adam Snow takes a wrong turn and stumbles across the derelict old White House. Compelled by curiousity he decides to enter, only to be repelled when he feels the unmistakeable sensation of a small hand creeping onto his own. This is just the beginning of a series of odd experiences
 
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Alternative Names
Hil, Sjuzen 1942-
Hill, Susan Elizabeth.
Hilla, Sūzena 1942-
Khill, Sʹi︠u︡zen 1942-
Khill, Susŭn 1942-
سوزان هيل، 1942-
ヒル, スーザン
Languages
English (747)
Spanish (27)
French (23)
Polish (20)
Japanese (17)
Dutch (16)
German (13)
Italian (9)
Czech (8)
Chinese (8)
Danish (5)
Korean (3)
Romanian (3)
Finnish (3)
Turkish (2)
Estonian (2)
Hungarian (2)
Russian (2)
Portuguese (1)
Croatian (1)
Slovak (1)
Thai (1)
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