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Dunn, Carola

Overview
Works: 125 works in 771 publications in 3 languages and 42,813 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  History  Historical fiction  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR6054.U537, 823.914
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Publications about Carola Dunn
Publications by Carola Dunn
Most widely held works by Carola Dunn
The bloody tower : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 1,636 libraries worldwide
In 1925, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher, a new mother of twins, resumes her career as a journalist by undertaking an article on the Tower of London, but during her research, she stumbles upon the corpse of one of the Yeoman Warders
Gunpowder plot : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,616 libraries worldwide
In 1924, while visiting an old school friend's home for the annual Guy Fawkes celebration, Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher is stunned by the supposed suicide of the tyrannical head of the family, who may also have killed a guest
A colourful death : a Cornish mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
21 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,531 libraries worldwide
Looking forward to a quiet retirement in Cornwall after a lifetime of international travel, widow Eleanor is inadvertently drawn into a murder investigation involving her wrongly accused artist friend and her detective niece
Black ship : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,520 libraries worldwide
In 1925, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher, her husband, Alec Fletcher (a Scotland Yard Detective) and their new twin infant children inherit and move to a new, larger house on the outskirts of London proper, in a stage of slight disrepair (thanks to an aged, now deceased, uncle). Set in a small circle of houses and a communal garden, it seems a near idyllic setting. That is until a dead body turns up half-hidden under the bushes of the communal garden, rumors of bootleggers, American gangsters, and an international liquor smuggling operation via black ships turn everything upside down. And it's up to Daisy - well, Alec with some help from Daisy - to find out who the dead man is, why he was murdered and who did him in!
Sheer folly : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
19 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,466 libraries worldwide
1926. Daisy and her friend Lucy are at a stately home reputed to have the best grotto in the country, for research on their architectural book. As long-held secrets and resentments threaten to explode, even Daisy couldn't predict the deadly events to come
Manna from Hades by Carola Dunn( Book )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,461 libraries worldwide
The day after collecting donations, elderly widow Eleanor Trewynn and the vicar's wife find the dead body of a longhaired, scruffy-looking youth hidden in the stockroom of the charity shop. Then they discover that some donated jewelry thought to be fake is actually very real, very expensive, and the haul from a violent robbery in London. Making matters more complex, the corpse found in the storeroom is apparently not one of the robbers
Fall of a philanderer by Carola Dunn( Book )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,440 libraries worldwide
Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher's summer holiday by the sea with her husband, Detective Chief Inspector Alec Fletcher of Scotland Yard, and her stepdaughter, Belinda, is thrown into turmoil by the discovery of a local innkeeper's body
Gone West : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
19 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,411 libraries worldwide
Visiting a friend in 1926 Derbyshire, Daisy learns that her friend has been ghost-writing a popular novelist's most recent, and more successful, works while the novelist succumbs to a suspicious illness, compelling Daisy to investigate other members of his household
Anthem for doomed youth : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,395 libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1926, the corpses of three men are found in shallow graves off the beaten path in Epping Forest ouside of London. Called in to lead the investigation, DCI Alec fletcher of Scotland Yard is under urgent orders from his supervisor at the Yark to accomplish two things: solve the mystery quickly, and keep his wife, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher far away from the case
Die laughing : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 1,373 libraries worldwide
Confronting her darkest fears by making a dental appointment, the honorable Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher is alarmed to discover that her dentist has died in his office, an event she is reluctant to believe was accidental
A mourning wedding : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,263 libraries worldwide
When a wedding at the estate of the charming Earl of Haverhill is interrupted by the dual murders of the bride's great aunt and uncle, Daisy Dalyrmple and her husband, Detective Chief Inspector Alex Fletcher, must deduce who among a horde of wedding guests is the culprit
Heirs of the body : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
21 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
"In the late 1920's in England, The Honourable Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher is recruited to help her cousin Edgar--i.e. the Lord Dalrymple. About to turn fifty, Lord Dalrymple decides it is time to find out who would be the heir to the viscountcy. With the help of the family lawyer, who advertises Empire-wide, they have come up with four potential claimants. For his fiftieth birthday, Edgar invites those would-be heirs--along with Daisy and the rest of the family--to Fairacres, the family estate. In the meantime, Daisy is asked to be the family's representative at the lawyer's interviews with the claimants. Those four are a hotelier from Scarborough, a diamond merchant from South Africa, a young mixed-raced boy from Trinidad, and a sailor from Jamaica. However, according to his very pregnant wife, the sailor has gone missing. Daisy and Alec must uncover a conspiracy if they are going to stop the killing"--Provided by publisher
Death at Wentwater Court : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
28 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,219 libraries worldwide
Daisy Dalrymple, having lost her father, brother, and fiancé during World War I, travels to Wentwater Court to conduct an interview for "Town and Country" magazine but instead becomes involved in the investigation into the death of Lord Astwick
The valley of the shadow : a Cornish mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
While out on a walk, Eleanor Trewynn, her niece Megan, and her neighbor Nick spot a young, half-drowned Indian man floating in the water. Delirious and concussed, he utters a cryptic message about his family being trapped in a cave and his mother dying. The young man, unconscious and unable to help, is whisked away to a hospital while a desperate effort is mounted find the missing family in time. The local police inspector presumes that they are refugees from East Africa, abandoned by the smugglers who brought them in, so while the countryside is being scoured for the family, Eleanor herself descends into a dangerous den of smugglers in a desperate search to find the man responsible while there is still time
The winter garden mystery : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
28 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
The body of a pregnant maid is discovered on the grounds of an English manor and police accuse the gardener of killing her. Fortunately, Town and Country reporter Daisy Delrimple is around to clear the man's name and find the real killer
The case of the murdered muckraker : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
"In late 1923 the newly married Daisy Dalrymple and her husband, Detective Chief Inspector Alec Fletcher of Scotland Yard, come to America for a honeymoon visit. In the midst of a pleasure trip, however, both work in a bit of business Alec travels to Washington, D.C. to consult with the U.S. government, Daisy to New York to meet with her American magazine editor. After her late-morning meeting Daisy agrees to accompany her editor, Mr. Thorwald, to lunch, but as they are leaving the offices they hear a gunshot and see a man plummeting down an elevator shaft."--Jacket
Mistletoe and murder : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
Traveling with her family to an old Cornish estate at Christmastime, writer Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher learns of the estate's lore, ghost stories, and resentments before discovering that a murderer is among her party
Rattle his bones : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 993 libraries worldwide
While researching a story in 1923, Daisy Dalrymple finds herself in the middle of a murderous rivalry between two curators at the Natural History Museum
Damsel in distress : a Daisy Dalrymple mystery by Carola Dunn( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 957 libraries worldwide
An American heiress is abducted in 1920s England and friends enroll the help of journalist and sleuth Daisy Dalrymple. When Daisy's attempt to free the American fails, she calls in Inspector Fletcher
Requiem for a mezzo by Carola Dunn( Book )
24 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 945 libraries worldwide
In March of 1923, writer Daisy Dalrymple takes a break from her work to attend a performance of Verdi's Requiem at the Albert Hall with Scotland Yard's Detective Alec Fletcher. At the performance the soprano falls dead on stage, killed by cyanide poisoning. Daisy and Fletcher launch an investigation. By the author of Death at Wentwater Court
 
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Alternative Names
Carola Dunn Romance fiction writer
Languages
English (334)
German (17)
Polish (3)
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