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Glyn-Jones, David

Overview
Works: 364 works in 674 publications in 1 language and 631 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: PS3553.R48, 823.914
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Publications about David Glyn-Jones
Publications by David Glyn-Jones
Most widely held works by David Glyn-Jones
Charity by Len Deighton( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Samson continues to peel away the mystery surrounding his sister-in-law Tessa's murder in Berlin. Again he is forced to confront the key relationships in his own life: Fiona, his wife; Gloria, his estranged mistress; and Werner, his childhood friend. All the while his father's spectre hovers over him. 3rd in a trilogy, preceded by "Hope."
Property of blood by Magdalen Nabb( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Psychological police procedural set in Florence, Italy which features Salvatore Guarnaccia, Nabb's unpretentious marshal of the carabinieri who has a gift for dealing with difficult people. American-born Countess Olivia Brunamonti has been kidnapped. As the victim gives a graphic account of her ordeal, the reader shares her pain and fear
Notes from a small island by Bill Bryson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Journalist Bill Bryson had lived in Great Britain for twenty years when he decided to move back to the U.S. After one last trip around the island--mostly by public transportation--in order to savour the uniqueness of British culture, Bryson wrote this humorous account of the customs and language of the people
A breach of promise by Anne Perry( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Set in Victorian England, this courtroom drama pitches wealthy plaintiffs Barton and Delphine Lambert against a young architect, Killiam Mellville. The Lamberts are suing him for breach of promise for refusing to marry their daughter. Private investigator William Monk is called in by Melville's barrister, only to uncover the dark side of society
Vet in the vestry by Alexander Cameron( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Cameron, the author of "Poultry in the pulpit", is a veterinary surgeon and a minister of the Church of Scotland who pursued both callings. This book is a chronicle of his experiences, written with humour and spiritual insight
A private view by Anita Brookner( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Modest, reliable strait-laced George Bland is facing retirement when he is surprised to find himself alone and uncertain of his future. Into his crumbling world comes Katy Gibb, who is amusing, adventurous and mercurial. Through her George is offered a last chance for love and the chance to discover his own true nature
Shroud for the archbishop a... by Peter Tremayne( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In A.D. 664, the Archbishop is found dead, garrotted in his chambers, and a monk has been arrested fleeing the scene of the crime. Convinced of his innocence, Sister Fidelma joins Brother Eadulf to the find the truth, but instead they find too few clues and too many motives. Second in a series
The lost world by Michael Crichton( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
It has been six years since Jurassic Park was dismantled, the dinosaurs destroyed, and the island closed to the public. Still, rumours abound that something has survived. There is terror awaiting those who must investigate
Testament by Nino Ricci( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Set in a remote corner of the Roman Empire at a time of political and spiritual uncertainty, Testament is the story of a man with great charisma and passionate beliefs - Jesus Christ. The story is told from four distinct points of view, two men and two women, whose lives are forever altered by their interactions with Jesus
The black tower by P. D James( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Commander Adam Dalgliesh accepts an invitation to visit an old family friend in Dorset. but when he arrives at Toynton Grange, a private home for the disabled, he dscovers that his host has died suddenly and other more mysterious deaths follow
Murder in Grub Street by Bruce Alexander( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This is the second in a series of mystery novels set in mid-18th century London featuring blind magistrate Sir John Fielding. Accompanied by his "eyes", young Jeremy Proctor, Sir John comes across a shocking crime. All the household occupants of a Grub Street bookseller-publisher have been murdered
The prince and the pilgrim by Mary Stewart( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In this contemporary novel, the drowning death of one of the world's wealthiest men has international repercussions. A beautiful woman comes forward claiming to be his daughter and heir. A hidden web of blackmail, drugs and murder emerges from behind the facade of wealth and respectability
Bloodstones by Evelyn Anthony( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This is a romantic thriller, that centres around the diamond trade and a plot to destabilize the industry. A discovery of rare red diamonds, called "bloodstones" in the Russian Arctic leads to chaos within the established cartel when greed leads to betrayal and intrigue
The sea garden by Sam Llewellyn( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Victoria and Guy Blakeney-Jones have inherited a beautiful garden set on a tiny Cornish island. Upon digging up a skeleton, which could be an archaeological find or a murder victim, a series of events unfolds that shatter the island's peaceful atmosphere
Playing for the ashes by Elizabeth George( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley and his partner, Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers, encounter what seems to be a perfect crime as they investigate a fatal fire at a fifteenth-century cottage. They discover a web of adultery and political intrigue, and Lynley risks his career to expose the killer
The mandarin of Mayfair by Patricia Veryan( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Sixth & last in the Tales of the jewelled men series. The eight gentlemen who make up Rossiter's Presevers are reunited for a final battle against evil Squire and his League of jewelled men. Set in Georgian England
Riley by Catharine Cookson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Young Riley is a drama student without much promise in his teacher's opinion, but before long he is in Paris and has formed a close friendship with an older leading lady
Angel of death by Jack Higgins( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The British prime minister launches a special mission to hunt down members of "January 30", Europe's most feared terrorist group. Charles Ferguson, of Britain's elite Group Four, and Sean Dillon, a skilled IRA enforcer, close in on the terrorists just as they plan to assassinate an American peace envoy. By the author of "The eagle has landed."
The Swiss account by Paul Erdman( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
This thriller concerns a controversial aspect of World War II, namely the Swiss banks' support of Nazi Germany. Allen Dulles, chief U.S. spymaster in Switzerland, has the job to stop the profiteering. He sends in three recruits on a mission to Bavaria to stop the shipments of Swiss arms to Germany and to sabotage the German atom bomb
Just a corpse at twilight by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Now living in Maine, retired Amsterdam police officer Rinus de Gier sends for his old partner Hank Grijpstra to rescue him from blackmail and to solve a murder of which he is accused
 
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Alternative Names
Jones, David Glyn-
Languages
English (73)
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