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Melville, Jennie

Overview
Works: 39 works in 180 publications in 2 languages and 9,163 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
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
Dragon's Eye by Jennie Melville( Book )
10 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and Danish and held by 592 libraries worldwide
The morbid kitchen by Jennie Melville( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 587 libraries worldwide
Ten years ago, a shockingly brutal crime left a student dead and closed Miss Bailey's School forever. When Miss Bailey's half-sister decides to sell the abandoned school, she asks Charmian to accompany her into the building's basement, scene of the gruesome murder. Proof of a horrible secret, a hidden dark truth, forces Charmian into the path of a ruthless killer
Windsor red by Jennie Melville( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Footsteps in the blood by Jennie Melville( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 libraries worldwide
Chief Superintendent Charmian Daniels begins to feel that police corruption is involved in the murder case she is investigating
Whoever has the heart by Jennie Melville( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 558 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
Witching murder by Jennie Melville( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Dead set by Jennie Melville( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 534 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 461 libraries worldwide
Murder has a pretty face by Jennie Melville( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Tarot's tower by Jennie Melville( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Ironwood by Jennie Melville( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 338 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 2001 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
As Joan Dingham awaits her release from prison, her former partners in crime - Beryl, Phyllis and Bee - prepare for her return with hushed excitement. Only one of the original gang is missing - Diana, now deceased. But before the Joan is released, another spate of murders rocks the town. The corpses bear the same markings as those of Joan's victims years before. Senior policewoman Charmaian Daniels, is put in charge of these new murder cases - and soon senses an uncomfortable echo of the past inhabiting the present. Then Diana appears out of the blue - but she has been dead for years - hasn't she?
A death in the family by Jennie Melville( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 286 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
Murder in the garden by Jennie Melville( Book )
3 editions published between 1927 and 1990 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Hunter in the shadows by Jennie Melville( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Raven's forge by Jennie Melville( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 268 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
Making good blood by Jennie Melville( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 253 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
A new kind of killer by Jennie Melville( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Complicity by Jennie Melville( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 179 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 )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 libraries worldwide
 
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English (115)
Danish (1)
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