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French, Dennis

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Works: 102 works in 102 publications in 1 language and 301 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Thesis advisor
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Publications about Dennis French
Publications by Dennis French
Most widely held works by Dennis French
Dying flames by Robert Barnard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
When Christabel turns up on Graham Broadbent's doorstep claiming to be his daughter he is certain this can't be the case. There is every reason why Graham should send her away, but he simply can't stop himself becomeing increasingly involved with Christabel and her mother Peggy, whom he knew briefly at school. And when Peggy is found strangled, Graham knows he must look into the dying flames of their past to find the killer
A daystar of fear by Geoffrey Jenkins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
From the moment that Gareth and Pernelle arrive in Zululand they are drawn into a fatal web of danger and deceit, a conspiracy with its origins in the dark deeds of the past. Eventually, Gareth must confront the secret of the legendary necklace, known as the Stones of the Daystar, a gift born of violence and destined to be forever dogged by death
Spy's honour by Gavin Lyall( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In 1910 there was no handbook for spies so the new Secret Service Bureau hired Captain Rankin, he recruited an Irish rebel and bullion robber. When they were joined by an heiress they wrote their own handbook while the lamps of Europe guttered in the winds of war, when an Archduke's word was law, and an assassin's bullet the verdict
Street lawyer by John Grisham( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Michael is in a hurry, a rising star scrambling up the ladder at giant law firm Drake and Sweeney. But a violent encounter with a homeless man, in which his assailant dies, stops Michael cold. Who was this homeless man? Michael bolted from the firm and took a top secret file with him. He landed in the streets, a street lawyer, an advocate for the homeless. And a thief
Waterfront by Richard Woodman( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Brought up in Edwardian Britain James goes to sea in search of romantic adventure. He falls in love with a waterfront prostitute. A meeting with the Madame of the brothel reveals an event of terrifying brutality and makes him the agent of retribution. These events not only alter his perception of life, but lead him to discover in himself a powerful artistic talent
The authorized biography of Dudley Moore by Barbra Paskin( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
To millions everywhere, Dudley Moore is a diminutive sex symbol, the charming clown of Arthur, an inspired jazz pianist or a member of the legendary Beyond the Fringe satirists. He is all these things but he is also a deeply troubled man whose life has been haunted and damaged by his neuroses. This is a rivetingly detailed and revealing biography
Shadows of steel by Dale Brown( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The world is a dangerous place. With a newly nuclear Iran throwing its weight around the Persian Gulf, the USA stands by uneasily, its military weakened by years of budget cuts. However there is one weapon they can use; codenamed Future Flight. Send it to find Iran's military, industrial and command centres and destroy them, untraceably; it is the ultimate stealth attack
The low road by Reginald Hill( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Even in a remote part of Skye, William finds it hard to hide from his pursuers. His disappearance has caused some concern at the university where he is Deputy Registrar - but when research student Caroline Nevis decides to investigate, she finds unexpected obstacles put in her path. She perseveres and goes after William, but there are other hunters whose motives are more sinister
Golden harvest ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Here is a rich and lively selection of autobiographical stories and short fiction which traces the lives of a wide range of Australian women, from childhood to old age. Often moving, sometimes funny, this outstanding selection of stories provides a wonderful glimpse into these Australian lives
High flyer by John Francome( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Life hasn't been easy for Joey Leatham. As a tiny youngster he had to fight to survive. When he was older he discovered an affinity with horses. Suddenly his lack of size is an advantage as he joins his brother as an apprentice jockey. He soon becomes one of the most sought-after jockeys in Europe. Then, by an ironic twist of fate, he is blackmailed. High Flyer is packed with action and adventure on and off the race-course
Borrowed time by Robert Goddard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Robin learns that a woman he met was raped and murdered just hours after their meeting. A man is convicted of the crime, but a string of inexplicable events begins to convince Robin that all is not what it seems. The closer he gets to the truth, the more hideous and uncertain it seems to be; far too late he realizes that anybody who uncovers it is unlikely to be allowed to live
The price of guilt by Margaret Yorke( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Louise Widdows is on the run from a tyrannical husband with a shady past. Carefully covering her tracks, she escapes to a cottage owned by her mother. Here, Louise finally experiences the freedom and independence so long denied her. But the past is not easily discarded, and she gradually realises that her husband may be more dangerous than she had thought
Arrivals and departures by Leslie Thomas( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Fresh from Los Angeles, Mrs Pearl Collingwood and her daughter arrive at Heathrow airport: from the nearby village of Bedmansworth, Edward Richardson jets in and out of it faster than his marriage can tolerate. Yet precisely where village and airport overlap, there exists a world bubbling with intrigues and assignations
Dying to tell by Robert Goddard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Lance Bradley's old friend Rupert Alder has vanished, leaving a trail of chaos behind him. Lance decides it is too risky to get involved but, finding he is already involved, soon realises the only way out is to get in deeper still
Bloodlines by Gerald Hammond( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
John and Beth Cunningham set out on the first shoot of the season. Joining them is Ben Garnet, a corrupt local official who causes strife when he engineers an 'accidental' mating between one of his spaniels and John's champion dog. Cunningham denies Garnet the signature necessary to register the pups then unexpectedly becomes an attempted murder suspect when Garnet turns up half dead near John's house
The bones in the attic by Robert Barnard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Moving into a new home in Leeds, rising radio star Matt Harper is shocked to find the skeleton of a child in the attic. His find takes him back to 1969, when he lived with his aunt only a few streets away, reawakening memories from his childhood
The China voyage by Timothy Severin( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
This is the true story of how six men and one woman made maritime history, sailing the Pacific on a bamboo raft to test the theory that Asian sailors reached America some 2,000 years ago. The authors̀ account of this unparalleled exploit provides us with one of the most remarkable sea adventures ever told
Warning shot by Clive Egleton( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Ashton's target is the spokeswoman, a callous ice maiden fluent in English and German, for an Islamic fundamentalist group. By the time he catches up with her in the American midwest she has nearly achieved her appalling ambition. Ashton is the only man who can stop her
Escape by James Clavell( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The Shah is thrown out of Iran and the nation's turmoil becomes world headlines. Caught in this shifting world of fanaticism, ambition, duplicity, heartbreak and violent death are the foreign helicopter pilots who have been servicing the oilfields up and down the country. Their one objective now is to make a bold concerted escape, with their helicoopters, to safety across the Gulf
The day gone by an autobiography by Richard Adams( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In this enchanting memoir the bestselling author of Watership Down tells his life story from his idyllic 1920s childhood spent in Newbury, Berkshire, through public school, Oxford and service in World War Two to his return home and his courtship of the girl he was to marry
 
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