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Rinehart, Mary Roberts 1876-1958

Overview
Works: 579 works in 2,211 publications in 4 languages and 52,582 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Personal narratives  Spy stories  Detective and mystery stories  History  Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PS3535.I73, 813
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The man in lower ten by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
67 editions published between 1909 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,607 libraries worldwide
Attorney Lawrence Blakeley, finding a drunken man has taken his "lower ten sleeping birth," decides to go to sleep in "lower nine." When Blakeley awakens, he finds that he is in "lower seven," that his briefcase with evidence against a forger is missing, and that
The bat by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
56 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in English and held by 2,059 libraries worldwide
Determined to stay in her intriguing mansion despite death threats, ghostly sights and sounds, and a stormy night of terror, Old Miss Cornelia Van Gorder finally gets a chance against the elusive killer known as The Bat
The street of seven stars by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
26 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in English and held by 1,963 libraries worldwide
In this 1914 romance, Harmony Wells, a beautiful young American musician, dreams of being a great violinist. Alone in Vienna, she meets Peter Byrne, an idealistic young doctor who is taking care of an orphan boy in a local hospital. Can Harmony and Peter have their dreams, and each other?
The confession by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
11 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and held by 1,736 libraries worldwide
When Agnes Blakiston and her servant, Maggie, occupy the Benton home for the summer rent-free, the women soon reliazed that there was something terribly wrong
The amazing interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
25 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and held by 1,706 libraries worldwide
Midwestern girl finds joy in serving in canteen behind the firing lines in Belgium during the European War
Bab a sub-deb by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
23 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in English and held by 1,526 libraries worldwide
Sub deb creates an imaginary love affair to gain attention of her family and gets the desired results and more
A poor wise man by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
16 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
Like the best of Mary Roberts Rinehart's novels, A Poor Wise Man combines a number of literary elements -- romance, intrigue, and mystery -- which unfold against the backdrop of war and political unrest. Fans of historical romance and classic mystery will enjoy this read
When a man marries by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
in English and Undetermined and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
This delightful comedy of errors tells the story of a bunch of society types who become sequestered together for a week when the house they are visiting is put under quarantine for smallpox. There are characters posing as a couple to placate a nosy aunt; missing jewels; and guests who consider it a struggle to survive a week without servants. A witty romp full of hilarious twists and turns
Sight unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
in English and held by 1,187 libraries worldwide
The circular staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
Where there's a will by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
The breaking point by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
in English and held by 1,175 libraries worldwide
Dangerous days by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
in English and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
After the turn of the century on the eve of WWI, society is divided into many different classes, and corruption is rampant high and low. An ambitious businessman must risk everything to be with the woman he loves
The Breaking Point by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
24 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and held by 1,159 libraries worldwide
Known for her tightly plotted mysteries, American author Mary Roberts Rinehart hits it out of the park with The Breaking Point. A gem from the golden era of detective fiction, the novel follows seemingly timid protagonist Elizabeth Wheeler, whose placid existence is thrown into disarray by a murder. Forced into the role of detective, Elizabeth tries to set things right again. Dive into The Breaking Point for an enthralling whodunit
The circular staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart( Book )
59 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
Wealthy spinster Rachel Innes is persuaded by her niece and nephew Gertrude and Halsey to take a house in the country for the summer. Rachel is unaware that the house holds a secret, and soon unexplained happenings and murder follow
Dangerous days by Mary Roberts Rinehart( file )
25 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 988 libraries worldwide
After the turn of the century on the eve of WWI, society is divided into many different classes, and corruption is rampant high and low. An ambitious businessman must risk everything to be with the woman he loves
The swimming pool by Mary Roberts Rinehart( Book )
21 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and held by 923 libraries worldwide
In a crumbling mansion, two sisters hide from the world, afraid for their lives The Birches was one of the grand mansions of the 1920s, with a ballroom, tennis courts, and, of course, a swimming pool. But after the crash of ’29, when Lois and Judith’s father killed himself to escape his debts, the family turned the summer home into a fulltime retreat from the world. Decades later, Judith is the queen of New York society, a fast-living beauty whose nerves are beginning to fray, while Lois still lives in the dilapidated old mansion, writing mystery novels to pay the bills. She is about to encounter a mystery of her own. To stave off a nervous breakdown, Judith moves in with her kid sister. Terrified of an unnamed threat, she nails her windows shut and locks the door. Soon, a woman is found dead in the pool—a stranger who bears a shocking resemblance to Judith. In a family with a history of tragedy, a chilling new chapter is about to be written
The Mary Roberts Rinehart crime book: The door; The confession; The red lamp by Mary Roberts Rinehart( Book )
13 editions published between 1921 and 1957 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
The red lamp by Mary Roberts Rinehart( Book )
26 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in English and held by 756 libraries worldwide
After inheriting an old seaside house, a professor finds it haunted by supernatural mysteries Though he likes to joke about the spirit world, William Porter does not really believe in ghosts. As a professor, he cannot afford to take seriously that which goes bump in the night. But his wife, Jane, is prone to visions, like the one she had last summer about William’s uncle Horace lying dead on the floor—a dream that came just hours before they got the news that the old man had passed away. A year later, William plans to spend the summer at his recently inherited beachfront property with Jane, but a feeling of psychic dread gives her hesitation, and William will later regret convincing her to go. The house is musty, eerie, and littered with supernatural portents—most chillingly, the faint red light that glows in the wee hours. If they don’t escape soon, William and his wife may be visiting the spirit world themselves
The wall by Mary Roberts Rinehart( Book )
38 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and held by 742 libraries worldwide
Three murders take place among a group of wealthy people summering at a Maine resort. A tale of mystery, personal relationships, and emotional reaction
 
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Alternative Names
Mary Roberts Rinehart, Aylmer Maude
Rainharte, Marija, 1876-1958
Rainharts, Mary Roberts, 1876-1958
Rinehart-Hopwood, ... 1876-1958
Rinehart, M. R.
Rinehart, M. R. 1876-1958
Rinehart, Mary
Rinehart, Mary 1876-1958
Rinehart, Mary Ella Roberts 1876-1958
Rinehart, Mary R. 1876-1958
Rinehart, Mary Roberts
Roberts Rinehart, Mary
Roberts Rinehart, Mary, 1876-1958
Roberts Rinehart, Mary Ella 1876-1958
ריינהארט, מרי רוברטס, 1876-1958
ריינהרט, מרי רוברטס, 1876-1958
ラインハート, M. R
ラインハート, マリー
ラインハート, メアリ・ロバーツ
ラインハート, メリー・ロバーツ
Languages
English (542)
Italian (16)
German (2)
Hebrew (1)
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