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Purser, Ann

Overview
Works: 27 works in 119 publications in 1 language and 6,023 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6066.U758, 823.914
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Publications about Ann Purser
Publications by Ann Purser
Most widely held works by Ann Purser
Warning at one by Ann Purser( Book )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
Cleaning lady and amateur sleuth Lois Meade has a personal stake in her latest investigation when her son Douglas becomes a prime suspect in the killings of a cantankerous elderly neighbor, Clem Fitch, and his noisy pet rooster
Threats at three by Ann Purser( Book )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 967 libraries worldwide
Mother, cleaning lady, and secret sleuth Lois Meade investigates a murder that Detective Cowgill believes is connected to a suspicious fire and a heated dispute over the local village hall
Tragedy at two by Ann Purser( Book )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 920 libraries worldwide
Lois Meade once again assists Inspector Cowgill with a murder investigation and encounters arson, local delinquents, secret assignations and blackmail
The Hangman's Row enquiry by Ann Purser( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 771 libraries worldwide
Cantankerous spinster Ivy Beasley finds a silver lining in her golden years as an amateur sleuth in her small English village of Barrington, teaming up with mysterious newcomer Gus and her own cousin to solve the murder of Gus's elderly neighbor
The Measby murder enquiry by Ann Purser( Book )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 728 libraries worldwide
Cantankerous spinster Ivy Beasley has quickly learned that spending her golden years in the quaint village of Barrington won't be as quiet as she thought. Ivy hasn't been in assisted living at Springfields for long, but she's already found new friends, formed a detective agency, and solved a murder. And as autumn falls, Ivy and her team are asked to investigate a mysterious death in the village of Measby--in between card games
Thy neighbour's wife by Ann Purser( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
The sleeping salesman enquiry by Ann Purser( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Ivy Elizabeth Beasley is ready to share her golden years and plans to wed Roy Vivian Goodman on the fifth of May. A spinster no more, the private eye is in for marriage, murder, and mishaps galore, in this fourth installment of the mystery series. Original
Orphan lamb by Ann Purser( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Mixed doubles by Ann Purser( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Spinster of this parish by Ann Purser( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Pastures new by Ann Purser( Book )
3 editions published between 1900 and 1997 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
When Frank Palmer loses his job, his wife, Peggy, proposes they use his severance pay to open a business. They open a store with a post office and start meeting lots of people, which is how Bill Turner enters Peggy's life. The setting is England
New every morning by Ann Purser( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Secrets on Saturday by Ann Purser( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
From the moment his car stopped outside her door, Lois, didn't like the look of Reg Abthorpe. When dead animals appear on gateposts and pets are slaughtered, the atmosphere in Long Farnden darkens
Weeping on Wednesday by Ann Purser( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
When Edward, a member of the reclusive Abraham family, goes missing Lois investigates. She quickly becomes enmeshed in a tangled web of rumors and threatening events
Pastures new by Ann Purser( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Terror on Tuesday by Ann Purser( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Lois Meade has moved to the village of Long Farnden, setting up her own cleaning business. But it is not long before she runs into DI Hunter Cowgill when she comes upon a weird demise with theatrical connections. She can hardly refuse to help Cowgill and is drawn in, not entirely unwillingly
Mixed doubles by Ann Purser( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Round Ringford seems to be everything an idyllic English village should be: there are tennis matches, gossip in the local shops, the barn dance. Everything is comfortingly familiar. Yet behind this enchanted exterior there is a darker core of loneliness and deceit
Warning at one by Ann Purser( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The tenants in Lois's investment property have up and left because of an elderly neighbour's noisy pet rooster. When the old man and his rooster are found dead in mysterious circumstances, Lois's investigative skills are needed to find out the truth. Other Lois Meade novels include 'Murder on Monday' and 'Terror on Tuesday'
Warning at one by Ann Purser( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Thy neighbour's wife by Ann Purser( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Purser, Ann Elizabeth 1933-
Languages
English (109)
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