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Goddard, Robert

Overview
Works: 223 works in 1,249 publications in 6 languages and 32,583 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6057.O33, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Robert Goddard
Long time coming : a novel by Robert Goddard( Book )
31 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,741 libraries worldwide
This is a tale of revenge and redemption, justice is the ultimate illusion. Stephen Swan follows the tale of his long-imprisoned uncle about stolen paintings that disappeared
Into the blue by Robert Goddard( Book )
57 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
Harry Barnett is a failed businessman who used to run a garage until he went bankrupt. He is now living on the island of Rhodes, looking after the villa of a friend, Alan Dysart, a former government minister. After Heather Mallender, a young woman who is staying at Dysart's villa, goes missing, Harry is accused of her murder. He is determined to prove that she is still alive and to discover why she has vanished. He returns to England and, armed only with a set of photographs that she took, retraces her steps. In doing so, he gradually uncovers a conspiracy which implicates Dysart in the murder of Heather's sister
In pale battalions by Robert Goddard( Book )
30 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,521 libraries worldwide
A tale of love set against a World War I tableau of English manors where buried secrets, murder, and other mysteries surround the Powerstock estate of Moengate
Beyond recall : a novel by Robert Goddard( Book )
39 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,514 libraries worldwide
An Englishman who inherited an executed man's fortune, investigates if the man was indeed a murderer. It happens after a relative of the executed man commits suicide in protest at the hanging
Found wanting : a novel by Robert Goddard( Book )
31 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,487 libraries worldwide
After his ex-wife asks him to deliver a case to a friend, Richard Eusden gets drawn deeper and deeper into a deadly conspiracy that dates all the way back to the Romanovs
Never go back by Robert Goddard( Book )
33 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
A group of ex-RAF comrades journey to a Scottish castle for a reunion where fifty years earlier they acted as guinea pigs in a psychological experiment. But by the time they reach their destination, two of them are dead
Painting the darkness by Robert Goddard( Book )
28 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,435 libraries worldwide
A stranger shows up at William Trenchard's house claiming to be Sir James Davenall, supposedly dead eleven years. Trenchard is married to James' former fiancee and James is determined to repossess his inheritance and all that goes with it. Is he really James?
Caught in the light : a novel by Robert Goddard( Book )
30 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,403 libraries worldwide
A mystery on a photographer in today's Britain who leaves his wife for another woman, only to have the woman disappear. He searches for her and finds her grave, the dates indicating she lived in the 19th century. A reincarnation or an impostor?
Hand in glove by Robert Goddard( Book )
31 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,341 libraries worldwide
Who died fighting in Spain for the Republicans. Nearly fifty years later, his sister and literary executor, Beatrix, is murdered during what appears to be a robbery at her home. But robbery, it transpires, is only one of the complex motives that underlie her murder. When Charlotte Ladram inherits her godmother Beatrix's house, she begins to uncover the kinds of secrets that people are murdered for. Beatrix scattered clues among relatives and friends, and Charlotte begins
Sight unseen by Robert Goddard( Book )
27 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,299 libraries worldwide
The abduction of a two-year-old girl in 1981 comes back to haunt a retired police detective more than twenty years later
Borrowed time by Robert Goddard( Book )
42 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,223 libraries worldwide
After meeting Louise Paxton, a lovely young woman, just hours before she is found raped and murdered, Robin Timariot becomes obsessed with the dead woman and insinuates himself into the life of her family, embarking on his own quest to uncover the truth about her death
Past caring by Robert Goddard( Book )
41 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
The resignatin of a distinguished cabinet minister at the height of his career, and his sudden rejection by the woman he loves, leads Martin Radford, history graduate, to seek the solution to the mystery
Name to a face by Robert Goddard( Book )
30 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,156 libraries worldwide
Tim has come to Cornwall at the behest of a friend to represent him in an auction and facilitate the purchase of a much-coveted antique ring. Hayley has come for reasons of her own. And a centuries-old mystery is about to come crashing down around them both
Play to the end by Robert Goddard( Book )
39 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,143 libraries worldwide
Actor Toby Flood arrives in Brighton for the final week of the production of a Joe Orton play. That night he is visited by his estranged wife, Jenny, who is worried that she is being stalked by a strange man. She asks Toby, for old times' sake, to follow the man and get to the bottom of things
Closed circle : a novel by Robert Goddard( Book )
28 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
Two con men try to become engaged to an heiress, but when her father turns up dead one of the men becomes the prime suspect
Out of the sun : a novel by Robert Goddard( Book )
32 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
A man in England learns he is the father of a mathematical genius who is lying comatose after an insulin overdose. When he discovers the overdose was not an accident, David Venning takes it on himself to unmask the people responsible. He uncovers a conspiracy to silence scientists who worked on a new mathematical theory. A novel of mathematics
Debt of dishonour by Robert Goddard( Book )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
A bright new architect betrays the only woman he ever loved for the opportunity to build a grand hotel and then, years later, rushes to her aid and sacrifices everything to repay her for his dishonor
Days without number by Robert Goddard( Book )
31 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 701 libraries worldwide
A family disagreement threatens to divide siblings against their aged father, when the remote and rambling family home in Cornwall is to be sold. Dark secrets from the father's past hold the key to the resolution, although when revealed, nothing will ever be the same again
Set in stone by Robert Goddard( Book )
30 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Recovering from the recent death of his wife in a tragic accident, Tony Sheridan goes to stay with his sister-in-law, Lucy, and her husband, long-time friend Matt, in their home in the country. Disturbed by memories of his wife, and an attraction for Lucy, he starts having weird dreams
Sea change by Robert Goddard( Book )
28 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 632 libraries worldwide
January 1721. London is reeling from the effects of the greatest financial scandal of the age - the collapse of the South Sea Bubble. William Spandrel, a penniless mapmaker, is offered a discharge of his debts if he will deliver a package to Amsterdam for the Director of the South Sea Company. When the package is delivered Spandrel discovers the recipient has been murdered and he soon realises he has been a pawn in several people's games. British Government agents, hot on his trail, believe the package contains secrets that could spark a revolution in England. Spandrel's only hope is to deliver the package into the right hands, but who's hands? And what does the package really contain?
 
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Alternative Names
Godārs, Roberts 1954-
Goddard, Robert Francis 1954-
ゴダード, ロバート
Languages
English (523)
Dutch (59)
Danish (24)
Japanese (19)
Polish (17)
French (12)
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