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Melville, Jennie

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Works: 44 works in 188 publications in 1 language and 7,927 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6063.E44, 823.914
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Publications about Jennie Melville
Publications by Jennie Melville
Most widely held works by Jennie Melville
The dragon's eye by Dugald Steer( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Something that I still could hardly make out was flying round and round the room, I could see wings, scales, and a wisp of smoke rising from its nostrils. I saw it fly over to the other side of the room, positioning itself directly opposite me. With wings outspread and claws at the ready, it fixed me with its beady eyes and began to fly straight at me
Windsor red by Jennie Melville( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Footsteps in the blood by Jennie Melville( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Chief Superintendent Charmian Daniels begins to feel that police corruption is involved in the murder case she is investigating
Witching murder by Jennie Melville( Book )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Whoever has the heart by Jennie Melville( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Inspector Charmian Daniels buys a cottage in the English countryside as a refuge from the demands of her job. No sooner does she move in, than a corpse turns up, and as in police work "whoever has the heart, takes the case," Daniels must forgo her sojourn to find the killer. By the author of Footsteps in the Blood
Dead set by Jennie Melville( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Poor Ted Gray: Nothing ever seems to go his way, from an unhappy childhood to a loveless marriage to a lackluster career. His luck doesn't improve when he stumbles across the brutally strangled body of a local schoolgirl. Now Ted is a murder suspect, and Charmian Daniels must get to the bottom of a case that grows stranger with every clue and seems to implicate a surprising number of people. What haunts young Pix, a schoolboy who saw too much? What possesses Una Gray, the missing suspect's sad little wife? What drives the headmaster to desperate measures to save his school? And how much does Charmian's friend Mary, a beautiful socialite with a nose for gossip, really know? The answers are as elusive as they are shocking in this riveting, compelling mystery by one of the genre's most accomplished writers
Nun's castle by Jennie Melville( Book )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Murder has a pretty face by Jennie Melville( Book )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Tarot's tower by Jennie Melville( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Ironwood by Jennie Melville( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Obsessed with the idea that someone is trying to murder her, Anna Barclay seeks refuge in her childhood home
Dead again : a Charmian Daniels mystery by Jennie Melville( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Joan Dingham returns to Windsor after serving a prison sentence for murder. Only one person is missing from her old gang, Diana King, who died years ago. But she turns up with her throat cut, apparently dying twice. A spate of killings complicates matters further
Murder in the garden by Jennie Melville( Book )
4 editions published between 1927 and 1990 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Hunter in the shadows by Jennie Melville( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Raven's forge by Jennie Melville( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Raven's Forge was buiilt in 1803, now it was old and a relic and its brick and mortar crumbling. Maggie Reynolds a descendant of the original founder, down on her luck, met John Charlton, He struck a bargain with her to use the house for a theater. Someone tried to kill her daughter and she found death symbols
A death in the family by Jennie Melville( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
In England, a young male corpse is discovered next to the skeleton of a baby buried nearly a century earlier in a field known as the Baby Drop. As policewoman Charmian Daniels tries to solve the mystery, a killer tries to stop her. By the author of Whoever Has the Heart
A new kind of killer by Jennie Melville( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Making good blood by Jennie Melville( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Policewoman Charmian Daniels is attacked on the way to her new home in Windsor. Other attacks--a horse with its throat slashed and the body of a woman--bring the police to investigate the series of baffling and seemingly connected crimes
Complicity by Jennie Melville( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Stella has spent the last ten years coming to terms with her husband's disappearance, only to have a enigmatic man apear and claim to be him
Stone dead : a Charmian Daniels mystery by Jennie Melville( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Baby drop by Jennie Melville( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
High-ranking policewoman Charmain Daniels, driving home to Windsor on the day of the fire, has been interviewing the mother of a missing child
 
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