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Garve, Andrew 1908-2001

Overview
Works: 124 works in 661 publications in 9 languages and 9,767 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: PZ3.W7354, 823.912
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Publications by Andrew Garve
Publications by Andrew Garve, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Andrew Garve
 
Most widely held works by Andrew Garve
The long short cut by Andrew Garve( Book )
23 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 630 libraries worldwide
The ascent of D-13 by Andrew Garve( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Top notch suspense thriller in which the hero must conquer a difficult mountain as well as a lovely Russian mountain climber
Hide and go seek by Andrew Garve( Book )
22 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Alan Hunt is both ambitious and unpleasant: he is engaged to be married to a plain girl with a beautiful fortune. Someone from his past shows up just two weeks before the marriage who threatens his new way of life and suddenly murder is on his mind
Counterstroke by Andrew Garve( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 490 libraries worldwide
A hero for Leanda by Andrew Garve( Book )
26 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Home to roost by Andrew Garve( Book )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and French and held by 410 libraries worldwide
It is one thing to commit a murder, another to confess it, as mystery writer Walter Haines found out, for when popular TV actor Max Ryland was stabbed to death in his cottage. Walter was safely in Portugal. His wife had run off with Max so Walter had every reason to be bitter and vengeful but he wouldn't have murdered him - would he? Then Walter, for his own good reasons, chose to confess to the crime. The police insist that he re-enact the murder exactly as he alleged he committed it and they lay in wait to time him and trap him at every turn. Can Walter convince the police of his guilt by breaking a perfect alibi? Was the alibi genuine
The ashes of Loda by Andrew Garve( Book )
20 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and Polish and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Frame-up by Andrew Garve( Book )
16 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 379 libraries worldwide
The late Bill Smith by Andrew Garve( Book )
16 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
A young man seeks refuge from would-be assassins and enlists the help of an attractive woman
The Megstone plot by Andrew Garve( Book )
23 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Commander Colin Easton meets an old comrade and is introduced to his friend's wife. The two soon start an affair and Colin hatches a money-making plot with his married lover in the hope that he will be branded a traitor and can sue for libel. He takes himself off to Megstone so that he is branded a traitor, and marooned' on this small deserted island but with his 'rescue' assured
The case of Robert Quarry by Andrew Garve( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and French and held by 360 libraries worldwide
The chairman of an English engineering company is brutally murdered shortly after laying off three thousand workers
Murder in Moscow by Andrew Garve( Book )
30 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 349 libraries worldwide
"A vicious murder is masked by a Red blanket of subversive activity. Verney, a British journalist, had been sent to Moscow to report on changes in the Russian scene. When the Rev. Andrew Mullet, the leader of a British peace delegation is murdered, Verney soon discovers the sort of changes that have occurred. The authorities produce a pseudo-criminal in place of the real murderer"--Dust jacket back
The Cuckoo Line affair by Andrew Garve( Book )
25 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Andrew Garve was a prolific writer who wrote some 40 thrillers during his career. He used his own experiences as a foreign correspondent for the London News Chronicle as the basis for many of his novels. 'The Cuckoo Line Affair' was first published in 1953
A very quiet place by Andrew Garve( Book )
13 editions published between 1967 and 1988 in English and German and held by 339 libraries worldwide
The Lester affair by Andrew Garve( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
A trio of unscrupulous blackmailers frame a young M.P. running for the Prime Minister's seat
The narrow search by Andrew Garve( Book )
19 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Clare Hunter's ruthless husband resorts to a special type of blackmail to prevent her from leaving him. Unable to find recourse through ordinary legal methods, she finally finds an ally in a former colleague and they rely on each other and their wits to solve the unsolvable
Prisoner's friend by Andrew Garve( Book )
16 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Ashe, who makes weekly visits to a prison, secures a job for parolee Terry Booth with a nearby garage owner, Winter, to find that Booth is generally disliked as well as distrusted for his record- robbery and assault. Still Ashe is the last to believe that Booth is responsible for the murder of Winter's wife, and his stubborn speculations and theoretical assumptions secure a culprit the police have failed to find
The far sands by Andrew Garve( Book )
28 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Mystery story about identical twins and their husbands
No tears for Hilda by Andrew Garve( Book )
25 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Boomerang; an Australian escapade by Andrew Garve( Book )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
A British gambler risks his life and fortune in a gold mining scheme in Australia
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Bax, Roger, 1908-2001

controlled identity Somers, Paul, 1908-2001

controlled identity Winterton, Paul, 1908-2001

Andrew Garve
Bakss, Rodžers, 1908-
Bax, Roger.
Bax, Roger 1908-2001
Garve, A.
Somers, Paul.
Somers, Paul 1908-2001
Winterton, P.
Winterton Paul
Winterton, Paul 1908-2001
ガーヴ, アンドリュウ
Languages
English (284)
German (27)
Japanese (20)
French (7)
Finnish (4)
Catalan (4)
Dutch (3)
Polish (2)
Spanish (2)
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