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Pickard, Nancy

Overview
Works: 78 works in 498 publications in 10 languages and 37,961 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3566.I274, 813.54
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Publications by Nancy Pickard
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Most widely held works by Nancy Pickard
The scent of rain and lightning : a novel by Nancy Pickard( Book )
33 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,257 libraries worldwide
The man convicted of murdering Jody's father, Billy Cosby, is being released from prison and returning to the small town of Rose, Kansas. Crosby has been granted a new trial, thanks in large part to the efforts of his son, Collin, a lawyer who has spent most of his life trying to prove his father's innocence. As Jody revisits old wounds, startling revelations compel her to uncover the dangerous truth about her family's tragic past
The virgin of Small Plains : a novel by Nancy Pickard( Book )
31 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,889 libraries worldwide
Seventeen years after the discovery of a female murder victim near Small Plains, Kansas, the girl's grave has become the source of strange miracles and legends, until the return of prodigal son Mitch Newquist threatens to bring old secrets to light
The whole truth by Nancy Pickard( Book )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,419 libraries worldwide
A true crime writer investigating the case of a child killer uncovers some unsettling facts while probing the evidence and soon finds herself in the sights of a killer who is still very much at large
The 27 ingredient chili con carne murders by Nancy Pickard( Book )
26 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,266 libraries worldwide
When one of her guests dies after eating her twenty-seven ingredient chili con carne, Eugenia Potter makes it her quest to find the person or persons who added a twenty-eighth--and fatal--ingredient to the recipe
Confession : a Jenny Cain mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,234 libraries worldwide
In Massachusetts, Jenny Cain's husband, a police officer, receives a visit from a boy claiming to be his son by a high school classmate. The boy asks that his mother's death be re-examined as he thinks she was murdered. The case puts a strain on Jenny's marriage. By the author of But I Wouldn't Want to Die There
The blue corn murders : a Eugenia Potter mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,102 libraries worldwide
PI Eugenia Potter, the 60-something Arizona rancher, signs up for an archeological hike in Colorado and becomes involved in the hunt for a killer. She suspects it is one of the hikers. Lots of Indian lore
Ring of truth by Nancy Pickard( Book )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 2,098 libraries worldwide
A Florida clergyman is accused of conspiring with his lover to kill his wife, but true-crime writer Marie Lightfoot realizes that there is more to this case than meets the eye
Twilight : a Jenny Cain mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 2,051 libraries worldwide
The ever-agile Jenny is currently juggling the first ever Port Frederick Fall Festival and the request of her friend Nellie Kennedy, who wants help in getting rid of "God's Highway," a controversial hiking/bike path. Lately, a series of fatal accidents on the path has caused the town to look at closing it, a move environmentalists, hikers, and bikers vehemently oppose. A mysterious fire, strange goings-on in the town, and murder prove almost too much for the intrepid Jenny--especially after she's assaulted, threatened, run down, and reviled--but with the help of her policeman husband, Geof, and his adopted son, David, she unravels the complicated, intertwined assortment of mysteries and makes sure the Port Frederick Fall Festival is a roaring success
The truth hurts by Nancy Pickard( Book )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,045 libraries worldwide
Receiving a disturbing e-mail from someone who claims to be a killer much like those she writes about, true-crime author Marie Lightfoot is horrified when he proposes collaborating with him by having her pre-write her own murder
But I wouldn't want to die there : a Jenny Cain mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,925 libraries worldwide
In spite of her conflicting loyalties; in spite of the unwieldy projects Carol left behind; in spite of her husband, Geof, who thinks New York is synonymous with hell, Jenny can't help being exhilarated by the city: the shops, the restaurants, the cab drivers who don't speak English ... Yet somewhere in the vast, vital metropolis, Carol's murderer may be lurking, waiting for Jenny to make the wrong move. New York is a great place to visit, but
I.O.U. by Nancy Pickard( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,891 libraries worldwide
Jenny Cain searches for answers surrounding her mother's death and the bankruptcy of the family business
Bum steer : a Jenny Cain mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 1,696 libraries worldwide
Jenny goes west to investigate the murder of a millionaire benefactor and his bizarre family when a cattle ranch in Kansas is left to the Port Frederick Civic Foundation
Dead crazy : a Jenny Cain mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
26 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,634 libraries worldwide
Jenny Cain and Geof Bushfield search for a murderer while trying to close a real estate deal
Marriage is murder : a Jenny Cain mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
26 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,616 libraries worldwide
When Jenny Cain's future husband, policeman Geof Bushfield becomes disillusioned by all the domestic violence occuring in Port Frederick between husbands and wives, it is up to Jenny to help Geof find the answer
The secret ingredient murders : a Eugenia Potter mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,596 libraries worldwide
While visiting the Rhode Island coast, cook/sleuth Eugenia Potter cohosts a tasting party with an old acquaintance--but he's late. Unfortunately, someone has murdered the would-be cookbook writer
Generous death : a Jenny Cain mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
21 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
Someone murdered two of the local art museum's most wealthy donors, and hinted that Jenny Cain, head of the Port Frederick Civic Foundation, would be next
No body : a Jenny Cain mystery by Nancy Pickard( Book )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,366 libraries worldwide
Jenny Cain uses her investigative talents and the Foundation's money to search for the missing bodies from the Union Hill Cemetery. A contemporary corpse complicates matters
The scent of rain and lightning by Nancy Pickard( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 891 libraries worldwide
The man convicted of murdering Jody's father, Billy Cosby, is being released from prison and returning to the small town of Rose, Kansas. Crosby has been granted a new trial, thanks in large part to the efforts of his son, Collin, a lawyer who has spent most of his life trying to prove his father's innocence. As Jody revisits old wounds, startling revelations compel her to uncover the dangerous truth about her family's tragic past
Say no to murder by Nancy Pickard( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Someone is out to sink the Library Harbor restoration project
Mom, apple pie, and murder ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
An assortment of short fiction that features mystery tales with a maternal twist from authors such as Joan Hess, Lia Matera, Margaret Maron, Susan Dunlap, Ed Gorman, and Gillian Roberts
 
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Alternative Names
ピカード, ナンシー
Languages
English (324)
French (18)
Japanese (17)
Dutch (9)
Turkish (2)
Finnish (1)
Welsh (1)
Spanish (1)
Korean (1)
Danish (1)
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