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Linscott, Gillian

Works: 40 works in 172 publications in 6 languages and 7,730 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6062.I54, 823.914
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Publications about Gillian Linscott
Publications by Gillian Linscott
Most widely held works by Gillian Linscott
Dead man riding by Gillian Linscott( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Remembering her first murder case, suffragette and amateur sleuth Nell Bray recounts her turn-of-the-century summer at a lakeside with her friends during which their host was brutally killed
Blood on the wood by Gillian Linscott( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
When the suffragette movement receives a valuable painting as a part of a bequest, amateur sleuth Nell Bray is asked to retrieve and sell the artwork to raise much-needed funds for the cause, only to discover that the painting is a fake
The perfect daughter by Gillian Linscott( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
When the body of her cousin, the perfect daughter, is found hanging in the family boathouse, Nell Bray feels a bit of guilt about not paying enough attention to her, and, searching for clues to the last months of her cousin's life, "Nell soon discovers that Verona was leading a double life full of dangerous secrets. Was her death really a suicide, or a cover-up for murder?"--Jacket
Stage fright by Gillian Linscott( Book )
13 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 504 libraries worldwide
In Edwardian London, Nell Bray, a mystery-solving Suffragette, tries to discover who was behind a murder on the opening night of George Bernard Shaw's latest play
When the devil drives by Caro Peacock( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Autumn, 1839. As the London nights darken, rumours spread about the devil?s chariot, which preys on young women walking alone at night. Novice private investigator Liberty Lane has no time for such horror stories, so when a poetic young man begs her to find his missing fiancée, she accepts, suspecting there is a more prosaic explanation. Meanwhile, she is engaged to help prevent a royal scandal involving Prince Albert?s worldlier brother, Prince Ernest. Liberty begins work on both cases, but when young women begin showing up dead, the tales of the devil?s chariot don?t seem so ridiculous any more. --Publisher
Absent friends by Gillian Linscott( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 433 libraries worldwide
While contesting a post-World War I parliamentary election, British suffragette Nell Bray investigates the murder of a candidate. It is part of a deal with the victim's widow--in return for finding the killer, the widow finances her campaign
Dance on blood by Gillian Linscott( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 432 libraries worldwide
A British mystery on Neil Bray, a turn-of-the-century suffragette. The government assigns her to retrieve intelligence documents from a Greek exotic dancer during a lurid private performance
Hanging on the wire by Gillian Linscott( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Monica Minter, who is determined to express her disapproval of Freud's theories through petty acts of sabotage. But would Mrs. Minter resort to a pot-shot at one of the patients? It seems unlikely, but someone did. Nell holds no truck with either Dr. Freud or Mrs. Minter. Neither does she approve of war, but attempted murder is another matter. So she heads for Nantgarrew - where she finds that mysterious behavior is a way of life. Mrs. Minter swoops down like
Sister beneath the sheet by Gillian Linscott( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 417 libraries worldwide
When an Edwardian prostitute leaves her considerable fortune to the suffragette movement, Nell Bray is sent to claim the money but finds herself in the middle of a murder mystery
Crown witness by Gillian Linscott( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
In England, Neil Brey, the suffragette turned sleuth, hunts a killer who was hired to commit a murder in an attempt to discredit the suffragette movement. By the author of An Easy Day for a Lady
An easy day for a lady by Gillian Linscott( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
In 1910, the British suffragette and sleuth, Nell Bray, is vacationing in Chamonix in the French Alps when the body of an Englishman, Arthur Mordiford, is found frozen in ice. He and his guide were killed in an avalanche some 30 years earlier. The victim's brother is summoned and arrives to collect the body, only to be killed in turn by poison. It's time for Nell to investigate. By the author of Stage Fright
Murder, I presume by Gillian Linscott( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A healthy body by Gillian Linscott( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Murder makes tracks by Gillian Linscott( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
When a wealthy businessman is found on the chair lift at an Italian ski resort with an arrow in his chest, Birdie Linnet and Nimue Hawthorne investigate
Dead man's sweetheart by Gillian Linscott( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Suffragette Nell Bray should be taking a relaxing vacation at her brother's house, but she investigates the murder of a local mill owner
A whiff of sulphur by Gillian Linscott( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
The garden by Gillian Linscott( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Unknown hand by Gillian Linscott( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Widow's peak by Gillian Linscott( Book )
16 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Im Juli 1910 steht die Londoner Frauenrechtlerin Nell Bray vor der Entscheidung, entweder den britischen Innenminister wegen seines Widerstandes gegen das Frauenwahlrecht äeinen Eimer mit etwas sehr Unangenehmemä überzuschütten oder zum Bergsteigen nach Chamonix zu fahren. Sie entschliesst sich zur 2. Alternative und gerät in die aufsehenerregende Bergung eines englischen Touristen, der nach 30 Jahren im Gletscher plötzlich wieder ans Tageslicht kommt. Der Kopf der Leiche ist übel zugerichtet, Unfall? Mord?
Dead man's music by Gillian Linscott( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Peacock, Caro

Gillian Linscott britische Journalistin und Autorin
Gillian Linscott Brits schrijfster
Gillian Linscott Writer
린스콧, 질리언 1944-
リンスコット, ギリアン
English (117)
Spanish (12)
German (5)
Italian (5)
Japanese (2)
Danish (1)
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