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Robertson, Imogen 1973-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 142 publications in 6 languages and 7,053 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR6118.O2376, 823.92
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Publications about Imogen Robertson
Publications by Imogen Robertson
Most widely held works by Imogen Robertson
Instruments of darkness by Imogen Robertson( Book )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,226 libraries worldwide
An intricate historical novel about a forbidding country estate and the unlikely forensic duo who set out to uncover its deadly secrets
Island of bones by Imogen Robertson( Book )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
Reclusive anatomist Gabriel Crowther investigates an ancient tomb where an extra body and clues about Crowther's haunting past are discovered
Anatomy of murder by Imogen Robertson( Book )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
Amateur detectives in Georgian England, Harriet Westerman and Gabriel Crowther investigate the drowning of a man in the Thames and discover that he may have been part of a plot to betray England's secrets to France
Circle of shadows by Imogen Robertson( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 999 libraries worldwide
When a beautiful aristocrat is murdered during a masked ball in 1784, Mrs. Harriet Westerman and her reclusive companion, anatomist Gabriel Crowther, struggle with reluctant witnesses to clear the name of a falsely accused suspect
Theft of life by Imogen Robertson( Book )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
London, 1785. When the body of a West Indies planter is found pegged out in the grounds of St Paul's, suspicion falls on one of the victim's former slaves, who was found with his watch on the London streets. As Harriet and Crowther begin investigate, however, they find the answer is not that simple. Together, they negotiate the interests of the British government, the secrets of the plantation owners, and a network of alliances stretching across the Atlantic. And they must confront the uncomfortable truth that some people are willing to do great evil when they believe their cause to be just
Instruments of darkness : a novel by Imogen Robertson( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
An intricate historical novel about a forbidding country estate and the unlikely forensic duo who set out to uncover its deadly secrets
The Paris winter : a novel by Imogen Robertson( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Maud Heighton came to Lafond's famous Academie to paint, and to flee the constraints of her small English town. It took all her courage to escape, but Paris, she quickly realizes, is no place for a light purse. Quietly starving, and dreading another cold Paris winter, she stumbles upon an opportunity when Christian Morel engages her as a live-in companion to his beautiful young sister, Sylvie. But all is not as it seems. Christian and Sylvie, are not what they pretend to be
Island of bones by Imogen Robertson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
England, 1783. Reclusive anatomist Gabriel Crowther's haunting past is at last revealed. For years he has pursued his forensic studies--and the occasional murder investigation--far from his family estate. But an ancient tomb there will reveal a wealth of secrets. When laborers discover an extra body inside, the lure of the mystery brings Crowther home at last
Anatomy of murder by Imogen Robertson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
In London, 1781, when a body is dragged from the Thames, Mrs. Westerman and her sidekick, anatomist Gabriel Crowther are called on to investigate
Theft of life by Imogen Robertson( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
London, 1785. When the body of a West Indies planter is found pegged out in the grounds of St Paul's, suspicion falls on one of the victim's former slaves, who was found with his watch on the London streets. As Harriet and Crowther begin to investigate, however, they find the answer is not that simple. Together, they negotiate the interests of the British government, the secrets of the plantation owners, and a network of alliances stretching across the Atlantic. And they must confront the uncomfortable truth that some people are willing to do great evil when they believe their cause to be just
Island of bones by Imogen Robertson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The tomb of the first Earl of Greta should have lain undisturbed on its island of bones for 300 years. When idle curiosity opens the stone lid, however, inside is one body too many. Gabriel Crowther's family bought the Gretas' land long ago, and has suffered its own bloody history. His brother was hanged for murdering their father, and Crowther has chosen comfortable seclusion over title for 30 years. But the call of the mystery brings him home at last. Travelling with forthright Mrs Harriet Westerman, who is escaping her own tragedy, Crowther finds a little town caught between new horrors and old. And against the wild and beautiful backdrop of fells and water, Crowther discovers that his past will not stay buried
Anatomy of murder by Imogen Robertson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
While the banks of the Thames swarm with life, a body is dragged from its murky waters. In another part of town, the privileged enjoy a brighter world of complacent wealth. But as society revels in its pleasures, a darker plot is played out. Yet some are willing to look below the surface to the unsavoury depths. Mrs Harriet Westerman believes passionately in justice; reclusive anatomist Gabriel Crowther is fascinated by the bones beneath the skin. Invited to seek the true nature of the dead man, the two risk censure for an unnatural interest in murder. But when the safety of a nation is at stake, personal reputation must give way to the pursuit of reason and truth
Circle of shadows by Imogen Robertson( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Shrove Tuesday, 1784. While the nobility dance at a masked ball, beautiful Lady Martesen is murdered. Daniel Clode is found by her body, his wrists slit and his memories nightmarish. What has he done? Harriet Westerman and Gabriel Crowther race to the Duchy of Maulberg to save Daniel from the executioner's axe. There they find a capricious Duke on the point of marriage, a court consumed by luxury and intrigue, and a bitter enemy from the past. After another cruel death, they must discover the truth, no matter how horrific it is. Does the answer lie with the alchemist seeking the elixir of life? With the automata makers in the Duke's fake rural idyll? Or in the poisonous lies oozing around the court?
Bōkoku no bara : 2 by Imogen Robertson( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Bōkoku no bara : 1 by Imogen Robertson( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Yami no shimobe : Eikokushiki hanzai kaibogaku by Imogen Robertson( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Yami no shimobe : eikokushiki hanzai kaibōgaku 2 by Imogen Robertson( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Anatomy of a murder by Imogen Robertson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
In London, 1781, when a body is dragged from the Thames, Mrs. Westerman and her sidekick, anatomist Gabriel Crowther are called on to investigate
Instruments of darkness Crowther and Westerman Series, Book 1 by Imogen Robertson( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The first novel in the Westerman/Crowther historical crime series that The New York Times Book Review called "CSI: Georgian England" and Tess Gerritsen called "chillingly memorable" Debut novelist Imogen Robertson won the London Telegraph's First Thousand Words of a Novel competition in 2007 with the opening of Instruments of Darkness. The finished work is a fast-paced historical mystery starring a pair of amateur eighteenth-century sleuths with razor-sharp minds. When Harriet Westerman, the unconventional mistress of a Sussex manor, finds a dead man on her grounds, she enlists reclusive anatomist Gabriel Crowther to help her find the murderer. Moving from drawing room to dissecting room, from dark London streets to the gentrified countryside, Instruments of Darkness is a gripping tale of the forbidding Thornleigh Hall and an unlikely forensic duo determined to uncover its deadly secrets
 
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Alternative Names
ロバートスン, イモジェン
Languages
English (100)
Japanese (8)
Czech (3)
Polish (2)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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