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Brett, Simon

Overview
Works: 255 works in 1,652 publications in 2 languages and 70,149 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Editor, Narrator, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Creator, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PR6052.R4296,
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Publications about Simon Brett
Publications by Simon Brett
Most widely held works about Simon Brett
 
Most widely held works by Simon Brett
Mrs, presumed dead by Simon Brett( Book )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,897 libraries worldwide
A second case for the intrepid Mrs Pargeter - sixtysomething and a little bit more. She has moved to a prosperous housing estate, but something rankles about her new neighbours. She soon learns that the estate might be perfect for social climbing, but it's also perfect for murder
Death on the Downs : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,868 libraries worldwide
Hiding from the rain in an old barn, Carole Seddon stumbles on a skeleton thought to be that of a missing girl named Tamsin Lutteridge. Carole soon finds that Tasmin is alive and hiding with a charasmatic New Age healer, leaving an even stranger puzzle for Carole to solve
Murder in the museum : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,795 libraries worldwide
When a human skeleton turns up on the grounds of Bracketts House, the historic home of children's author Esmond Chadleigh, Carole Seddon and her bohemian neighbor, Jude, investigate whether or not the famed late writer was responsible
The body on the beach : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,794 libraries worldwide
Sensible Carole Seddon doesn't have the tolerance to deal with her new bohemian neighbor, Jude. But Jude doesn't seem so bad when Carole discovers another addition to the neighborhood -- a dead body on the beach bearing two wounds on its neck
The hanging in the hotel : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
29 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 1,777 libraries worldwide
While waitressing at the Hopwicke Country House Hotel as a favor for a friend, Jude becomes involved in murder when a member of the Pillars of Sussex, a group of local businessmen, is found dead and Jude suspects foul play. Reprint
The stabbing in the stables : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,697 libraries worldwide
During a visit to Long Bamber Stables, Jude and Carole Seddon stumble upon the body of the co-owner of the stables, Walter Fleet, whose death is attributed to the "Horse Ripper," an enigmatic perpetrator wanted for mutilating mares throughout West Sussex
The poisoning in the pub : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,641 libraries worldwide
When a young man is found in the kitchen of Fethering's local pub with a knife through his heart, amateur detectives Carole and Jude swing into action. There's a killer on the loose and our lady sleuths need to uncover who it is before its last orders for the pub--and themselves
The shooting in the shop : a fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,630 libraries worldwide
Local store Gallimaufry is burnt down and a body is discovered in the ashes. It seems like a tragic accident but noone can die of natural causes when a gun is involved. The victim was young, pretty and successful -- who could possibly want her dead? With a host of suspects lady detectives Carol Seddon and best friend Jude know they have their work cut out for them
Mrs. Pargeter's pound of flesh : a Mrs. Pargeter mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 1,615 libraries worldwide
Murder at an exclusive spa leads Mrs. Pargeter on a dangerous ride through the pretentious and sometimes charlatan world of the health and fitness game
Mrs. Pargeter's point of honour by Simon Brett( Book )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 1,529 libraries worldwide
A widow after an art thief sets out to discreetly return paintings stolen by her husband to their owners. But when Mrs. Pargeter arrives to pick them up, she finds someone beat her to it and she has to turn sleuth to recover them
Bones under the beach hut : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,441 libraries worldwide
The affluent seaside resort of Smalting is unaccustomed to crime. So when human remains are found beneath the floorboards of one of its beach huts, the community is awash with suspicion and fear
A nice class of corpse by Simon Brett( Book )
26 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,393 libraries worldwide
Melita Pargeter's late husband of dubious occupation has left her with money, jewels, his skeleton keys, a revolver, and a curiosity which leads her to investigate a suspicious death at a seaside home for retirees
Death under the dryer : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,392 libraries worldwide
Entering Connie's Clip Joint for a haircut, Carole Seddon instead stumbles upon the scene of a murder when she finds the body of a young assistant who had been strangled with the electrical cord of a hairdryer
Mrs. Pargeter's package by Simon Brett( Book )
22 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,360 libraries worldwide
A trip to Corfu is not Mrs Pargeter's usual idea of a holiday, but keeping a recently widowed friend company overrules her misgivings. When that friend starts behaving strangely and then is found having apparently committed suicide, Mrs Pargeter resolves to get to the bottom of the mystery
Corporate bodies : a Charles Paris mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 1,304 libraries worldwide
Charles Paris, an often out-of-work actor, gets a job starring in a corporate video and stumbles into a murder
A series of murders by Simon Brett( Book )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,277 libraries worldwide
Charles Paris has a part in a TV detective series, and his estranged wife is on the brink of taking him back. But filming turns out to be tortuous and actress Lisa Stokes is crushed to death on set. Was it an accident or was she murdered?
The corpse on the court : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,226 libraries worldwide
The genteel game of Real Tennis takes a murderous twist when Jude's boyfriend's friend winds up dead on the court
What bloody man is that? : a Charles Paris mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
21 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,215 libraries worldwide
Charles Paris is on hand to play many small parts in a production of Macbeth and also to search for a killer
A decent interval : a Charles Paris novel by Simon Brett( Book )
17 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
Enduring his part in a touring production of Hamlet that features drama-prone reality television contest winners in the lead roles, actor and amateur detective Charles Paris investigates a suspicious accident that has killed a company member
Guns in the gallery : a Fethering mystery by Simon Brett( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
When a private viewing of works by a controversial artist turns from lively to violent, Fethering residents Carole and Jude believe that the local police are wrong about a suicide ruling and privately investigate suspicions that a murder has taken place
 
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Alternative Names
Brett, Simon
Brett, Simon Anthony Lee 1945-
Simon Brett Brits schrijver
Simon Brett englischer Krimiautor
Simon Brett English writer
Саймон Бретт
ブレット, サイモン
Languages
English (408)
French (1)
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