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MacLeod, Charlotte

Overview
Works: 196 works in 700 publications in 3 languages and 42,528 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Editor, Creator
Classifications: PS3563.A31865, 813.54
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Publications about Charlotte MacLeod
Publications by Charlotte MacLeod
Publications by Charlotte MacLeod, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Charlotte MacLeod
An owl too many by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
29 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,004 libraries worldwide
When Emory Emmerick, an obnoxious guest at Balaclava College's Annual Owl Count is murdered, Professor Peter Shandy investigates
Exit the milkman by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,000 libraries worldwide
Local sleuth Peter Shandy is dragged into a convoluted case when his neighbor, Jim Feldster, a professor of dairy management, goes out for an evening meeting and fails to return
The odd job by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,919 libraries worldwide
Sarah Bittersohn, owner of an art detective agency, investigates the death of Dolores Tawne, the administrator of a Boston museum. The lady was stabbed with an antique hat pin. By the author of The Resurrection Man
The balloon man by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,896 libraries worldwide
At a wedding in Boston, sleuth Max Bittersohn faces several mysteries. A hot air balloon crashes into the tent, leaving a corpse, an attempt is made to steal a Rolls Royce and among the wedding gifts is the bride's stolen necklace
Something in the water by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,885 libraries worldwide
While dining at an inn in Maine, Professor Peter Shandy, the botanist sleuth, sees another patron collapse into his chicken pot pie, a whiff of cyanide on his breath. Accident, suicide or murder? The locals hope it's murder, the victim deserved it
The Gladstone bag : a Sarah Kelling mystery by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 1,871 libraries worldwide
When detective Sarah Kelling's aunt finds her life in danger on the cozy island inn where she retreated for relaxation, she summons Sarah and her detective-husband Max Bittersohn to track a murderer
The recycled citizen by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 1,847 libraries worldwide
When amateur sleuth Sarah Kelling and her husband Max Bittersohn join the rest of the Kelling clan to plan a charity auction, the Kellings find themselves at the center of a bizarre murder plot
The resurrection man : a Sarah Kelling and Max Bittersohn mystery by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
25 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,822 libraries worldwide
Max and Sarah investigate stolen artworks and the death of a wealthy Bostonian
The silver ghost : a Sarah Kelling mystery by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,748 libraries worldwide
Both a 1927 New Phantom Rolls Royce and a Silver Ghost auto are missing, and the gatekeeper has been killed and left hanging in an oak tree, and Max and Sarah must ferret out the astonishing facts
The corpse in Oozak's Pond by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,623 libraries worldwide
Professor Shandy decides to investigate when a corpse discovered in Oozak's Pond has a possible connection with Balaclava Agricultural College
The plain old man by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
19 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,581 libraries worldwide
When she gets involved in her Aunt Emma's production of "The Sorcerer" by Gilbert and Sullivan, Sarah Kelling Bittersohn doesn't expect it to lead to art theft and murder
The Bilbao looking glass by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
Sara Kelling's plans for a quiet summer vacation with Max Bittersohn are complicated when two of her neighbors are murdered and Max becomes the prime suspect
Rest you merry by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
17 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,458 libraries worldwide
On Christmas Day, a University scrooge finds a murdered librarian Each December, the faculty of Balaclava Agricultural College goes wild with Christmas lights. The entire campus glitters with holiday decorations, save for one dark spot: the home of professor Peter Shandy. But after years of resisting the Illumination festival, Shandy snaps, installing a million-watt display of flashing lights and blaring music perfectly calculated to drive his neighbors mad. The horticulturalist flees town, planning to spend Christmas on a tramp steamer, but soon feels guilty about his prank and returns home to find his Christmas lights extinguished, and a dead librarian in his living room. Wishing to avoid a scandal, the school’s head asks Shandy to investigate the matter quietly. After all, Christmas is big business, and the town needs the cash infusion provided by the Illumination. As Peter Shandy will soon find, though, there is a dark side to even the whitest of white Christmases
The withdrawing room by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
19 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,442 libraries worldwide
Sarah Kelling unwittingly opens her lovely Beacon Hill home to more than an eccentric collection of boarders when financial pressures force her to look for alternatives
Something the cat dragged in by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,431 libraries worldwide
When her cat brings her a clue which leads her to suspect that her aged boarder, Professor Ungley, has been murdered, Martha Lomax finds herself involved in nearby Balaclava College's struggle to survive
The palace guard by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,349 libraries worldwide
Sarah and Max attend a concert at a palatial museum, but before the night is over they will be investigating the murder of a guard
Vane pursuit : a Peter Shandy mystery by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,348 libraries worldwide
Peter Shandy, a botany professor and amateur detective, comes to Helen's aid when she is shanghaied by a gang of weathervane snatchers
The Convivial Codfish by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,261 libraries worldwide
Max Bittersohn and Sarah Kelling attempt to solve the disappearance of the Order of the Convivial Codfish, a perchsized sterling silver pendant, but some arsenic-laced caviar threatens to thwart their investigation
The family vault by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
22 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,253 libraries worldwide
The mystery begins when the family vault is opened for Uncle Fred's remains, and the ruby-stubbed skeleton of a burlesque queen is found
Wrack and rune by Charlotte MacLeod( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
A gruesome murder leads Professor Peter Shandy to uncover an ancient Viking curseWhen 105-year-old Hilda Horsefall tells young reporter Cronkite Swope of a stone carved with Norse runes that once sat in the nearby woods, the writer starts salivating at the thought of breaking the news that Vikings once marauded through their sleepy Massachusetts countryside. But while he's jotting down notes, a scream rings out, and Cronkite finds an even bigger story. A farmhand has been burned to death by quicklime, and Cronkite gets an exclusive scoop. In this neck of New England, strange deaths are invariably referred to Professor Peter Shandy, the only local with the know-how to connect fearsome quicklime to the Vikings of old. But as he digs into the ancient mystery, he finds the forgotten Norse gods are not above demanding a modern sacrifice
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Craig, Alisa, 1922-2005

controlled identity Hughes, Matilda, 1922-2005

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Mac Leod, Charlotte
Mac Leod, Charlotte 1922-2005
MacLeod, Charlotte
MacLeod, Charlotte Mathilda Hughes
MacLeod, Charlotte Mathilde 1922-2005
MacLeod, Charlotte Matilda Hughes
Mc Leod, Charlotte
Mc Leod Charlotte 1922-2005
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McLeod Charlotte 1922-2005
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Languages
English (318)
German (15)
Japanese (4)
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