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Hickson, Joan 1906-1998

Overview
Works: 242 works in 469 publications in 1 language and 11,174 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television programs  Detective and mystery stories  Detective and mystery television programs  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PR6005.H66, 823.912
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Publications about Joan Hickson
Publications by Joan Hickson
Publications by Joan Hickson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Joan Hickson
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 701 libraries worldwide
In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
4:50 from Paddington by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 660 libraries worldwide
For an instant, the two trains ran side by side. In that frozen moment, Elspeth McGillicuddy witnessed a murder. She saw the body crumple. Then the other train drew away. Everyone but Miss Jane Marple was willing to dismiss her friend's distraught report. Diligently studying train routes, timetables, and tracks, Miss Marple imagines where the body might be. Her detective genius includes playing the little-old-lady card and, ultimately, winning the challenge of wits
They do it with mirrors by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple is vistiting a friend when a secretive visitor is murdered and anyone could be the killer
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple by Agatha Christie( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Prim and proper Miss Jane Marple uses her razor-sharp mind and intuitive understanding of criminal behavior to solve murder mysteries
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
The body in the library: "A beautiful spring morning is marred when the corpse of a platinum blonde is discovered in the library of Gossington Hall, home of Colonel and Mrs. Bantry."
They do it with mirrors ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple's friend is being poisoned so she goes to Stony gates and finds more intrigue
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple ( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Prim and proper Miss Jane Marple uses her razor-sharp mind and intuitive understanding of criminal behavior to solve murder mysteries
Why didn't they ask Evans? by Agatha Christie( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
During a round of golf on a cliff-top course in Wales, Bobby Jones discovers a man lying gravely injured on the rocks below. His last words, "Why didn't they ask Evans?," leads Bobby and his friend on a quest to find out what happened to the man
The Tuesday Club murders by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Thirteen Miss Marple titles are included in this collection
The Body in the library ( visu )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 311 libraries worldwide
When a body is found in the library of Miss Marple's friend, Col. Bantry, she sets out to prove his innocence. Soon she turns up suspects and motives galore, and the fun is in watching Miss Marple close in on the killer
Miss Marple 4:50 from Paddington ( visu )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple is on her way to visit a friend, Elspeth McGillicuddy, when she witnesses a strangling on a passing train
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple sleeping murder ( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Giles and Gwenda Reed have just moved into their dream house. But it's turning into a house of horror as Gwenda finds herself haunted by the vision of a body in the hall. Can Miss Marple solve the mystery and return the house to the Reeds?
A pocketful of rye ( visu )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple sets out to find the killer of Rex Fortescue and his wife, to try to save Gladys, the maid, who she feels is next in line to be killed
Miss Marple a Caribbean mystery by Agatha Christie( visu )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple is on vacation in the West Indies, a peaceful, relaxing one until Major Palgrave turns up dead. One by one the guests begin to die
A murder is announced ( visu )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple's case begins at a party game "murder". At the specified time three shots ring out, but someone is really killed. Miss Marple believes that there is something going on
Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple must use all her intuitive powers to solve the murder of the disliked Colonel Protheroe in St. Mary Mead
The moving finger ( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Poison pen letters cause quite a stir in the small village of Lymston
Nemesis ( visu )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple must solve a crime after discovering what it is
The essential Agatha Christie stories twenty unabridged mysteries by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple and a host of other detectives crack cases of all stripes in this collection of twenty of Agatha Christie's famous short mysteries
Nemesis a Miss Marple mystery by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 200 libraries worldwide
In utter disbelief Miss Marple read the letter addressed to her from the recently deceased Mr Rafiel -- an acquaintance she had met briefly on her travels. Recognising in Miss Marple a natural flair for justice, Mr Rafiel had left instructions for her to investigate a crime after his death. The only problem was, he had failed to tell her who was involved or where and when the crime had been committed. It was most intriguing
 
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Alternative Names
Hickson, Joan Bogle.
Languages
English (158)
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