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Bain, Donald 1935-

Works: 173 works in 1,029 publications in 6 languages and 42,604 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  College stories  Christmas stories  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3552.A376, 813.54
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Madison Avenue shoot : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
179 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,746 libraries worldwide
While starring in a commercial as a favor to her nephew, Grady, Jessica's trip to New York City becomes eventful when a major star is found murdered on set
Murder, she wrote : close-up on murder : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
32 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,449 libraries worldwide
Art imitates life when a movie crew filming an adaptation of a case solved by sleuth Jessica Fletcher in her hometown of Cabot Cove experiences a murder mystery of their own
Murder she wrote panning for murder by Donald Bain( Sound Recording )
41 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,236 libraries worldwide
"When Cabot Cove's own Wayne Silverton wants to debut his new airline, he invites Jessica Fletcher and other locals on the inaugural flight from Boston to London. Jessica is thrilled for the opportunity to visit a dear friend, Scotland Yard inspector George Sutherland. But the reunion hits turbulence when George is called to the airport to investigate the apparent murder of Wayne Silverton. Jessica and George decide to put their finely honed sleuthing skills together and investigate. But there's a full passenger list of suspects who have something to gain by Silverton's demise. Now Jessica's going to have to catch a killer before she can catch a flight home"--Publisher's web site
Panning for murder : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
Jessica Fletcher's scenic cruise to Alaska is transformed into a search for a killer when she is joined by her old friend Kathy, who asks her to help locate her missing sister Wilimena, who vanished from the same ship during a previous cruise
A slaying in Savannah : a Murder, she wrote mystery by Donald Bain( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,128 libraries worldwide
Stunned when her eccentric old friend Tillie Mortelaine dies, leaving her a million dollars in her will, Jessica Fletcher discovers that to get her inheritance she must solve the murder of Tillie's fiancé, Wanamaker Jones
A fatal feast : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
The newest novel in the "USA Today" bestselling series finds Jessica Fletcher cooking up a heartwarming holiday dinner--and a fresh serving of trouble as she and Inspector George Sutherland take a post-turkey stroll in Cabot Cove, Maine, and stumble upon the body of a man with a carving knife stuck in his chest
Murder on parade : a Murder, she wrote mystery : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
The annual Fourth of July festivities in Cabot Cove, Maine, are thrown into turmoil when the town's newest resident, corporate mogul Joseph Lennon, turns up dead, and Jessica Fletcher must find out which of her fellow Cabot Cove residents is capable of murder
Margaret Truman's Experiment in murder : a capital crimes novel by Donald Bain( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
When a Washington psychiatrist is found dead in his office, Mackenzie Smith is called in to defend one of his patients who has become a suspect. Then information emerges that links the slain shrink to a highly secret CIA mind control project. A programmed assassin strikes and kills the wildly popular frontrunner in the presidential race. As a result of the assassination, the other government agencies have become aware of the rogue CIA program. They want to infiltrate it, and Mac Smith's client, the accused killer, seems to be their perfect spy. But the assassin is programmed to kill anyone who threatens him or his organization, which includes Mac and his wife, Annabel
Nashville noir : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
Jessica Fletcher knows that creativity must be nurtured. So when a young lady from Cabot Cove shows promise as a singer and songwriter, Jessica and a local citizens committee send Cyndi on a scholarship trip to Nashville, Tennessee, where she can benefit from professional instruction. Only weeks later, Cabot Cove is shocked to hear of the cold-blooded murder of a brash country music publisher -- by the young talent Cyndi! And as Cyndi's mother begs Jessica to help her daughter, Jess heads to the country music capital of the world to help the wayward starlet. Jessica finds that the murdered man was no country gentleman, with a list of ex-wives, cheated partners, swindled singers, and stolen songs that has Jessica swinging to-and-fro in the search for a killer. And if she can't uncover the culprit soon, Jessica knows that poor Cyndi will never get the chance for an encore
The queen's jewels : a Murder, she wrote mystery : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 950 libraries worldwide
While trying to enjoy an ocean journey on the Queen Mary II, Jessica Fletcher gets caught up looking for a priceless diamond--and the killer desperate enough to take a life for it
Three strikes and you're dead : a Murder, she wrote mystery : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
While visiting friends in Arizona and attending a minor league baseball game, Jessica Fletcher investigates when her friends' foster son, Ty Ramos, becomes the prime suspect in the killing of his archrival, Junior Bennett, the son of the team's owner
Skating on thin ice : a Murder, she wrote mystery : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 897 libraries worldwide
Sleuth Jessica Fletcher investigates a series of "accidents" that befall figure skating hopeful Christine Allen and her pairs partner and coach, after one of the trio is found dead at the arena
The fine art of murder : a Murder, she wrote mystery : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 804 libraries worldwide
Jessica vacations in Italy, where she joins a tour that takes her to a variety of private homes, restaurants, and rural churches where lesser-known Italian masterworks are displayed. Her idyllic time is interrupted by a pair of young Italian gunmen who steal a painting off a church wall, killing a retired policeman in the process. Agreeing to help identify the crokks, at a later date should they be caught, Jessica returns to Cabot Cove and tries to put the shocking experience behind her, but it won't be left in the past
Trouble at high tide : a Murder, she wrote mystery : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 803 libraries worldwide
" While on vacation in Bermuda, Jessica Fletcher is surprised to hear the local population is abuzz over a trio of murders, each bearing an eerie resemblance to the 1888 Jack the Ripper killings. Jessica dismisses the panicked chatter as just that-until her friend Thomas Betterton's niece is found dead on the beach after a party. And when Scotland Yard Inspector George Sutherland arrives to investigate, Jessica can't help but get involved-an act that brings her dangerously close to a killer... "--
Margaret Truman's Undiplomatic murder : a capital crimes novel by Donald Bain( Book )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
"Private investigator Robert Brixton has always hated Washington. Against his better judgment, he decides to stick around and take a job as an agent in a new State Department security agency headed by his former boss at the Washington P.D. After work one day he meets his youngest daughter Janet for a drink at an outdoor cafe. Shockingly, a young Arabic woman blows herself up, killing Janet and a dozen others. Seeking revenge for his daughter, Brixton follows the tracks of the bomber to a powerful senator's son"--
Domestic malice : a Murder, she wrote mystery : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
While serving on the board of directors of a women's shelter, Jessica must look into the possible spousal abuse by a respected member of the community
Prescription for murder : a Murder, she wrote mystery : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 726 libraries worldwide
"When her latest book tour brings bestselling author Jessica Fletcher to Tampa, Florida, she's thrilled to learn that her travel plans overlap with those of her good friend, Cabot Cove's own Dr. Seth Hazlitt. Seth is in town visiting Alvaro Vasquez, a renowned physician he befriended while participating in a research program in Havana. Vasquez, who has defected from Cuba to Tampa, is developing a potentially groundbreaking cure for Alzheimer's disease. If he's successful, his American backers stand to make millions. But there is a growing fear that the drug may fall into the hands of a powerful pharmaceutical company. Jessica attends a party at Vasquez's lavish home, but the celebration ends abruptly when guests witness Vasquez seemingly struck by lightning. Jessica and Seth do some digging into the physician's checkered past and learn that his death was no accident. As they work together to find a cure for the common killer, they become enmeshed in international intrigue involving the local police, the FBI, the CIA--and begin to wonder if they'll ever see Cabot Cove again."--Dust jacket flap
Trick or treachery by Donald Bain( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 649 libraries worldwide
With the arrival of a spiritual medium in town, the annual Halloween party in Cabot Cave takes on a real scary tone. When a self-proclaimed witch ends up dead in the graveyard, Jessica stirs through a witches' brew of motives--and concocts a scary scheme of her own to make sure the guilty ghoul doesn't get away with murder
Aloha betrayed : a Murder, she wrote mystery : a novel by Jessica Fletcher( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
"New in the USA Today bestselling series-Jessica Fletcher finds herself in a tropical paradise where "aloha" means both hello and goodbye. But sometimes, the goodbye is permanent;Jessica is on the Hawaiian island of Maui, giving a lecture at Maui College on community involvement in police investigations-a subject she knows well. Her co-lecturer is legendary retired detective Mike Kane, a behemoth of a man who shares his love of Hawaiian lore, legends and culture with Jessica. Sadly, all the talking stops when the body of a colleague is found at the rocky foot of a cliff. Mala Kapule was a botanist and popular professor at the school, known for her activism and efforts on behalf of the volcanic crater Haleakala. The high altitude crater is already the site of an observatory, but plans to place the world's largest solar telescope there split the locals, with Mala fiercely arguing to preserve the delicate ecology of the area. Was someone trying to muffle the protestors? Or was Mala's killer making a more personal statement? Now, it's up to Jessica, along with Mike, to uncover who was driven to silence the scientist and betray the true meaning of Aloha"--
Provence-- to die for : a novel by Donald Bain( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
"Jessica Fletcher has settled in France for a much-needed monthlong holiday. And bucolic, idyllic Provence offers Jess plenty of diversions, as she soakes up Gallic charms, immerses herself in the romantic language, and enjoys classes with esteemed chef Emil Bertrand. But her gastronomic getaway is cut short when someone stabs Chef Bertrand with one of his customized carving knives. To Jessica's chagrin, the murder weapon is found too close to home, casting a whiff of suspicion on Jess and her new friend, Mallory-a mysterious young American traveling through Europe. Against the wishes of the local police captain, Jessica starts cooking up her own investigation, and soon she has whipped up a medley of motives among Bertrand's spurned lady loves, business partners, rival chefs, and students. But to catch the culinary killer, she'll have to turn up the heat-before her own goose gets cooked...."--BOOK COVER
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Baker, Trudy

controlled identity Jones, Rachel, 1935-

controlled identity Lundy, Mike

Baker, Trudy.
Donald Bain écrivain américain
Donald Bain scrittore statunitense
Fletcher, Jessica.
Jones, Rachel 1935-
Lundy, Mike.
Бэйн, Дональд
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