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Leaver, Don

Overview
Works: 236 works in 375 publications in 1 language and 5,172 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television cop shows  Television programs  Television series  Television comedies  Television crime shows  Fiction  Christmas television programs  Action and adventure television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Restager
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Don Leaver
Publications by Don Leaver
Publications by Don Leaver, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Don Leaver
Prime suspect by Christopher Menaul( visu )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 670 libraries worldwide
Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison is assigned the case of a prostitute murdered by a serial killer. She finds that she must not only match wits with the killer, but must fight for respect and credibility in the police department itself
Touch of frost ( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
An old-fashioned, gritty detective show based in England. This brash policeman follows his moral compass, shows compassion for the common man and always solves the case. Starring David Jason, who is regarded as the most popular actor on British TV
A touch of frost by David Jason( visu )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
One of Britain's most successful detective series starring award-winning actor David Jason as Detective Inspector Jack Frost, a policeman with a knack for attracting trouble
A touch of frost by Ross Devenish( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
David Jason returns as Frost for a fourth series of this immensely popular detective series
A touch of Frost ( visu )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Four detective stories featuring Detective Inspector Jack Frost
A touch of Frost by David Jason( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Award-winning British actor, David Jason, is Jack Frost, a no-nonsense detective whose unorthodox methods fuel the tension between him and his superiors. Includes: Appendix Man, One Man's Meat, Private Lives, and Keys to the Car
A fine romance ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
The stars play a pair of middle-aged, dating game dropouts as wary of romance as they are perfect for each other. Through rocky unsettling times, the pair lurch their way to companionship, friendship, and finally love. Contains all 26 episodes of this British comedy classic
Prime suspect : the complete collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Tenacious, driven, and deeply flawed, Detective Jane Tennison rises through the ranks of Britain's Metropolitan Police, solving horrific crimes while battling office sexism and her own demons
The rivals of Sherlock Holmes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Crime abounded in late Victorian and Edwardian times--from the streets of London to the country houses of nobility; from the royal apartments of Vienna to the hotel rooms of quiet Copenhagen. Sherlock Holmes took on many of the era's crooks, killers, blackmailers, and schemers, but so did the fictional sleuths of other celebrated writers of the time. (from container.)
Prime suspect ( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison is assigned the case of a prostitute murdered by a serial killer. She finds that she must no only match wits with the killer, but must fight for respect and credibility in the police department itself
Lovejoy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
The loveable rogue is back in season two as the antique dealer with a heart of gold
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Life as a private detective begins at 60 for this sprightly Lancashire housewife. Instead of winding down as her husband, Robert, expects, she's just getting started. Hetty takes a job to make ends meet and accidentally discovers her natural gift for sleuthing. In these first six episodes, she finds an eager sidekick in destitute teenager Geoffrey and puts her sensible pumps to the pavement in search of mysteries to solve
A fine romance ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Follow Laura and Mike as they are set up by Laura's sister as she desperately attempts to play matchmaker and as they improbably bumble towards the most unlikely of romances. Includes bonus features
A fine romance ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Laura, a brainy translator, and Mike, a shy landscape gardener, are thrown together by Laura's matchmaking sister. They try to run the other way, only to find the matchmaking may be working
The avengers '65 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Dial a deadly number: The Avengers investigate a new device called a "Bleeper", designed to help millionaire businessmen keep in touch, but used by an unscrupulous entrepreneur to "reach out and kill someone." Man-eater of Surrey Green: When a man-eating intergalactic artichoke transplants a slew of eminent horticulturalists, Steed and Emma stalk the pernicious pod and cultivate a plan to uproot the wily weed. Two's a crowd: When Russian agents employ a double of John Steed to infiltrate a defense conference, the Russians soon find out what the world now knows--there's no substitute for the original Avengers. Bonus episode Too many Christmas trees: A brainwashing was the last thing Steed wanted for Christmas, yet he finds himself immersed in the role of Sydney Carton, with Emma playing Oliver Twist in this Dickens of a challenge for the Avengers
The avengers ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
The house that Jack built: Emma inherits a country estate and finds herself trapped in a giant mechanical madhouse. A sense of history: A latter-day Robin Hood plans to eliminate world poverty when he is found with an arrow in his back. How to succeed--at murder: On the trail of a series of executive executions, Peel and Steed find a coterie of modern suffragettes. Honey for the prince: When a fantasy-fullfillment firm dabbles in death, the Avengers must intercept an assassin
A fine romance ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Laura, a brainy translator, and Mike, a shy landscape gardener, try sharing a flat after Laura's matchmaking sister, Helen, gets them together. But when Helen's pregnancy starts Laura thinking about having a baby, Mike backs away and the romance appears finished. A wealthy Belgian suitor for Laura and a sexy 30-year-old interested in Mike are just two of the roadblocks to a reunion for this made-for-each-other pair
Prime suspect : the complete collection ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Tenacious, driven, and deeply flawed, Detective Jane Tennison rises through the ranks of Britain's Metropolitan Police, solving horrific crimes while battling office sexism and her own demons
The avengers : the complete Emma Peel mega-set ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
John Steed and Emma Peel perform top-secret missions for the British government
 
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Alternative Names
Leaver, Donald Alfred
Languages
English (86)
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