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Hamilton, Lyn

Overview
Works: 29 works in 176 publications in 11 languages and 7,788 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9199.3.H323,
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Lyn Hamilton
Publications by Lyn Hamilton
Publications by Lyn Hamilton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lyn Hamilton
The celtic riddle : an archaeological mystery by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Russian and held by 912 libraries worldwide
"Lara is in a quaint, seaside town in County Kerry, Ireland serving as a moral support for her employee, Alex Stewart, who must attend the reading of an old friend's will. The late Eamon Byrne was a well-to-do businessman with a querulous family and a huge estate. Well-versed in Irish mythology, Byrne leaves each of those gathered at the reading a sealed clue to a mysterious treasure, a posthumous ploy to force his family to work together and mend the strife that exists among them."--Jacket
The Chinese alchemist by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 909 libraries worldwide
Targeted by ruthless criminals while attempting to recover an eighth-century Tang Dynasty silver box, antiques dealer Lara McClintoch stumbles on an ancient formula for immortality that reveals the truth about a museum curator's mysterious death
The Orkney scroll by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 854 libraries worldwide
When one of her clients falls victim to a scam and is accused of murder, Lara's investigation leads her to the Orkney Islands off the northeast coast of Scotland. There, surrounded by surreal beauty and ancient ruins, she is pulled into a centuries-old Viking saga and a troubling quest that could end in danger-and may just rewrite history
The Moai murders by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
Antiques dealer Lara McClintoch finds herself on the only vacation she's ever taken after her best friend Moira convinces her to share her lifelong dream of seeing Easter Island - now known as Rapa Nui - and the Moai, its giant stone carvings. But their awe at the barrenly beautiful island is soon tempered by the fierce rivalries among a group of Rapa Nui experts staying at their hotel - one of whom winds up dead. And it's up to Lara to discover whose expertise in murder might render the Moai delegates extinct
The Etruscan chimera : an archaeological mystery by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and German and held by 764 libraries worldwide
When antiques dealer Lara McClintoch journeys to Tuscany at the behest of a client who hires her to purchase an obscure Etruscan sculpture, she stumbles into the dark side of sunny Italy when a prominent collector turns up dead in his own Etruscan tomb
The Moche warrior : an archaeological mystery by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 672 libraries worldwide
When Toronto antiques dealer Lara McClintoch purchases what she believes to be a box of worthless reproductions, she unwittingly stumbles into a ring of black-market collectors who want their priceless, and highly illegal, Moche artifacts back. When her assistant is attacked and her shop burned, Lara travels to Peru to face the grave robbers head on
The Magyar Venus by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Russian and held by 668 libraries worldwide
The discovery of a 25,000-year-old archaeological treasure, a rekindled romance, and a suspicious suicide send Toronto antiques dealer Lara McClintoch on a quest to the city of Budapest
The Thai Amulet : an archaeological mystery by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 656 libraries worldwide
Toronto shopkeeper Lara McClintoch heads for Bangkok to search for the truth about a missing antiques dealer, with only a fifty-year-old newspaper clipping about a murder and broken terracotta amulets as a clue
The African quest by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 571 libraries worldwide
Toronto shopkeeper-turned-sleuth Lara McClintoch is in over her head when a high-stakes search for sunken treasure turns dangerous as the hunt for ancient artifacts becomes entangled with all-too-modern greed
The Xibalba murders : an archaeological mystery by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 304 libraries worldwide
The murder of a renowned expert in Mayan history lures Lara into the jungles surrounding Merida, Mexico. For in this lush paradise are the temples of the Mayan gods--and the camps of modern-day rebels fighting to save their Mayan heritage. As the body count escalates, Lara must uncover the secrets of the Mayan underworld known as Xibalba--and the journey into the very heart of darkness
The Maltese goddess : an archaeological mystery by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Lara McClintoch is obsessed with finding rare and beautiful artifacts. Her travels take her to the ends of the earth, where history jealously guards its treasures and where the mysteries of the past meet the dangers of the present. Lara flies to Malta to personally furnish the home of Torontos Martin Galea, whose reputation as an architect is rivaled only by his reputation as a womanizer. But when he turns up dead, Lara soon finds out that her client and his new home share a troubled past, a past that stretches back to the ancient world, and reaches out with the insidious hand of modern intrigue
The Xibalba murders by Lyn Hamilton( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Lara McClintoch travels to Mexico to help Dr. Hernan Castillo with a mysterious project. When the good doctor's body is found in his museum office, Lara retraces his recent steps, into the jungles. As the body count escalates, Lara must uncover the secrets of the Mayan underworld known as Xibalba
The Thai amulet by Lyn Hamilton( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Lara agrees to search for a missing antiques dealer while on vacation in Bangkok. While questioning his friends and neighbours, Lara loses herself in the sights and sounds of Thailand. She uncovers a deadly conspiracy and a family tragedy... played out right before her eyes
The Etruscan chimera an archaeological mystery by Lyn Hamilton( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Lara McClintoch, antique store owner and amateur sleuth, is heading home after wrapping up her annual antiquing tour through Europe. She is invited to meet billionaire and famous antiques collector Crawford Lake, who wants her to meet the owner of an Etruscan sculpture and persuade him to sell it to her. This turns out to be a difficult task, when the owner turns up dead in his own Etruscan tomb, setting Lara on a quest for the truth, and someone she can trust
Das keltische Labyrinth by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Die Malteser Göttin : Roman, Mystery by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The Celtic riddle an archaeological mystery by Lyn Hamilton( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Toronto shopkeeper Lara McClintoch finds herself in County Kerry, Ireland, serving as moral support for her friend and employee Alex Stewart, who must attend the reading of an old friend's will. Eamon Byrne leaves each person a sealed clue to a mysterious treasure, based on lines from the Celtic "Song of Amairgen", a plot to force his family to mend the rifts between them. Although his family isn't interested, Lara is, but the treasure hunt turns lethal when members of the Byrne household are found dead
The Moche warrior by Lyn Hamilton( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Antiques dealer Lara McClintoch finds a box of authentic artifacts from the Moche, an ancient Peruvian people. Among the items is a very race ceremonial ornament - but dealing in Moche artifacts is highly illegal. When her assistant is attacked and her shop burned, Lara realizes that she is an unwriting link in a chain of black-market collectors
Die Malteser Göttin : Roman by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The Chinese alchemist Book 11 pbk by Lyn Hamilton( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lyn Hamilton Canadees auteur
Lyn Hamilton Canadian writer
Lyn Hamilton kanadische Schriftstellerin
Languages
English (131)
German (9)
Chinese (7)
Italian (5)
Spanish (4)
Hebrew (3)
Russian (3)
Catalan (2)
Turkish (1)
Croatian (1)
Serbian (1)
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