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Keeble, Jonathan

Overview
Works: 47 works in 188 publications in 1 language and 4,183 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Children's audiobooks  Historical fiction  Audio adaptations  Fantasy fiction  Radio plays 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR4567, FIC
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Publications about Jonathan Keeble
Publications by Jonathan Keeble
Most widely held works by Jonathan Keeble
Midnight fugue : a Dalziel and Pascoe thriller by Reginald Hill( file )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
It starts with a phone call to Superintendent Dalziel from an old friend asking for help. But where it ends is a very different story. Gina Wolfe has come to Mid-Yorkshire in search of her missing husband, believed dead. Her fiance, Commander Mick Purdy of the Met, thinks Dalziel should be able to take care of the job. What none of them realize is how events set in motion decades ago will come to a violent head on this otherwise ordinary summer's day
A cure for all diseases by Reginald Hill( file )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
While convalescing in a seaside resort of Sandytown after a terrorist blast, Superintendent Dalziel befriends psychologist Charlotte Heywood. With much in common, the two soon find themselves in league when trouble comes to town. Sandytown's principal landowners have grandiose plans for the resort of which they cannot agree on. One of them must go, and when one of them does, in spectacularly gruesome fashion, DCI Peter Pascoe is called in to investigate - with Dalziel and Charlotte providing unwelcome support
The woodcutter by Reginald Hill( file )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
From humble origins as a woodcutter's son, Wolf Hadda has risen to become a hugely successful entrepreneur, happily married to the girl of his dreams. But a knock on the door ends it all. Universally reviled, thrown into prison while protesting his innocence, abandoned by friends and family, Wolf retreats into silence. Now, seven years later, he is out on parole. There was a mysterious period in Wolf's youth when he disappeared from home and was known to his employers as the Woodcutter. And now the Woodcutter is back, looking for the truth--and with the truth, revenge
Outside chance by Lyndon Stacey( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Ben Copperfield is a freelance journalist who specialises in all things equine, so when he is called with the news that the hot favourite for the Cheltenham Gold Cup has been kidnapped, just a few weeks before the race, he wastes no time in following the story up. This could be the racing scoop of a lifetime. But as the date of the Gold Cup draws ever closer, it is unclear whether the missing horse is still alive. Where could a valuable racehorse be hidden for so long? And what is the secret from the owner's past that he is keeping from the police? Doggedly chasing the truth, Ben finds himself tested, both physically and psychologically, as he gradually uncovers a tale of prejudice, ambition and heartbreak
Adapt why success always starts with failure by Tim Harford( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Outlines a counterintuitive approach to changing the world by assessing its failures, drawing on myriad disciplines to argue that complex challenges must be met through adaptive trial-and-error practices that do not depend on expert opinions or ready-made solutions
Murder in mind by Lyndon Stacey( file )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Successful jockey Matt must defend his friend Jamie, who's been accused of murder. Sophie Bradford is dead, the day after she and Jamie had a very public row--so even though there seems to be little motive, he's the only suspect. But as Matt works to clear his friend's name, he uncovers secrets that may cost him his life
City of veils [a novel] by Zoë Ferraris( file )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
The burkha-clad body of a young woman is discovered on the grimy sands of Jeddah beach; soon afterwards, a strong-minded American woman finds herself alone and afraid in the most repressive city on earth when her husband suddenly disappears
Fabergé's eggs : the extraordinary story of the masterpieces that outlived an empire by Toby Faber( file )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
The Easter presents that Russia's last two czars gave to their czarinas have become synonymous with privilege, beauty, and an almost provocative uselessness. They are perhaps the most redolent symbols of the old empire's phenomenal craftsmanship, of the decadence of its court, and of the upheavals that brought about its inevitable downfall. Faberge's Eggs is the first book to recount the remarkable story of these masterpieces, taking us from the circumstances that inspired each egg's design, through their disappearance in the trauma of revolution, to their eventual reemergence in the global marketplace
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Black Beauty, the friendly, patient stallion with a white blaze upon his forehead, is one of the most familiar figures in childrens' literature. After the first lively carefree years in the fields, Black Beauty learns to accept the saddle and bridle and the rule of her masters. But a succession of misfortunes shows that the life of a horse can be harsh and painful. This touching portrait, full of drama and sadness, is as moving now as when it was first written in 1877
The secrets of the Lazarus Club by Tony Pollard( file )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
In 1857 in London the Lazarus Club comprises of Charles Darwin, Charles Babbage and Isambard Kingdom Brunel where meetings take place behind closed doors with discussions that are revolutionary and conclusions sometimes forbidden. Knowing nothing of the secret society, Dr. George Phillips, a young surgeon, is intrigued to encounter Brunel over a cadaver in the gory pit of his dissection theatre. It becomes apparent that the engineer has mysterious plans for the good doctor. And so, Phillips becomes embroiled in the Lazarus Club, unaware that a black consiparacy lurks. Not only is his own life in jeopardy, but as the first mutilated body is washed up on the banks of the Thames so the very foundations of Victorian society are set to be rocked to their core
The night of the Mi'raj by Zoë Ferraris( file )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Among the well-to-do families of Jeddah, Palestinian-born desert guide Nayir is an outsider. But when Nouf ash-Shrawi, the sixteen-year-old daughter of a wealthy Saudi dynasty, disappears just before her arranged marriage, Nayir is the man the Shrawis trust to bring her home. Days later Nouf's body is found in the desert, but Nayir's task is not over; he feels compelled to uncover the disturbing circumstances surrounding her death
The winning mind : my inside on great leadership by Sebastian Coe( file )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Life is filled with defining moments. From a childhood amidst the steel mills of North Yorkshire to Olympic glory and beyond, Sebastian Coe has always known how to capitalise on the moments which separate winners from losers. Great leadership is also about seizing the moment and doing the right thing at the right time. THE WINNING MIND is a highly personal account which gives true insight into how success can be achieved. The daily challenges, hard graft, meticulous planning, small wins and frequent set-backs are all critical steps which take you closer to a winning position and your ultimate goal. There are no guarantees to success, but you are far more likely to achieve your goals if you start from a winning position. THE WINNING MIND combines inspirational leadership, self-development, popular business and biography that will help nuture the qualities needed to achieve your full potential
1000 years of laughter : an anthology of classic comic prose by David Timson( file )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
This anthology presents some of the funniest extracts in English literature. It opens with Anglo-Saxon riddles and continues with medieval memories, Tudor comic turns and Restoration buffoonery. Also included here are rarities from 18th, 19th, and 20th century novels and children's books
Time to pay by Lyndon Stacey( file )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
"Revenge has no limits ... Damien Daniels has been murdered, shot through the chest by an unseen marksman. It looks like a professional job but there are no clues as to who pulled the trigger. The only witness to the shooting, Gideon Blake, is unable to provide any information that would help the police. However, a cryptic list he later discovers hidden amongst the dead man's possessions warns of a dark and terrible conspiracy. Disturbed by his findings, Gideon soon finds himself drawn deeper into the mystery, one that he must solve before the marksman targets his next victim."--Amazon.co.uk
Parrot & Olivier in America : [a novel] by Peter Carey( file )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Olivier is a French aristocrat, the traumatized child of survivors of the Revolution. Parrot, the son of an itinerant printer who always wanted to be an artist, but has ended up a servant. Born on different sides of history, their lives will be brought together by their travels in America
Lorna Doone by R. D Blackmore( file )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
In late seventeenth-century England, young John Ridd returns home to Exmoor and forms a forbidden but enduring friendship with Lorna Doone, the granddaughter of the head of the outlaw Doone clan responsible for the death of John's father
Elidor by Alan Garner( file )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Roland Watson wasn't expecting to see things like that when he kicked a football into a condemned church; but once inside, he is taken from the slums of Manchester to the ruins of a magical kingdom. And only he can bring back the light to Elidor. With his brothers and sister, Roland has to solve ancient riddles and brave dark forces to save the mythical land. But he has to prevent those same forces from destroying their own world as well
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Oliver Twist is Dickens' second novel. Orphaned and desolate, Oliver's journey to London and subsequent induction into its dingy underworld, is narrated with ceaseless energy by Jonathan Keeble. His depictions of Fagin and the terrifying Bill Sikes are particularly mesmerizing, and his reading is infused with a delicious knack for storytelling
Icarus by Jonathan Keeble( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in No Linguistic Content and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Classic chilling tales ( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Stories by Ambrose Bierce, B.M. Croker, F. Marion Crawford and J.S. Le Fanu. Five fine ghost stories in the classic 19th century tradition. Why is the house in a small but peaceful hill station in Victorian India, difficult to let? And what disturbs the sleep in the house in Aungier Street, Dublin? Who or what opens the port hole in mid-Atlantic? And what actually happed on the Moonlit Road, or in a corn field in the American mid-West? Some of the answers are here
 
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