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Greenwood, Kerry

Overview
Works: 226 works in 1,472 publications in 6 languages and 44,527 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  History  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR9619.3.G725, 823.914
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Publications about Kerry Greenwood
Publications by Kerry Greenwood
Most widely held works about Kerry Greenwood
 
Most widely held works by Kerry Greenwood
Murder on the Ballarat train : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
51 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
When an elderly woman is snatched from her train compartment and murdered, the woman's daughter hires glamorous jazz baby and private investigator Phryne Fisher to find the killers
Flying too high : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
39 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
The author of "Death by Misadventure" brings back her outrageous heroine, Australian sleuth Phryne Fisher, in the second mystery of this delightful series set in the roaring '20s. This time, Phryne has to figure out who finished off a family man whose entire family hated him
Death at Victoria Dock : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
40 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
Australian flapper Phryne Fisher avenges the death of a young man who dies in her arms after she and her car are shot at by two men. Although Phryne and members of her household are in danger from anarchists, they manage to foil a bank robbery while also solving the case of a missing young girl
Murder on a midsummer night : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
The Hon. Phryne Fisher, languid and slightly bored at the start of 1929, is engaged to find out if the antique-shop-owning son of a Pre-Raphaelite model has died by homicide or suicide. At the same time she is asked to discover the fate of the lost illegitimate child of a rich old lady, to the evident dislike of the remaining relatives
Heavenly pleasures : a Corinna Chapman mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
23 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,134 libraries worldwide
Someone has been tampering with the chocolates at Heavenly Pleasures. Corinna needs to find out who wants her friend's business to fail, even though she's sworn off investigative work
Queen of the flowers : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
27 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,131 libraries worldwide
When St. Kilda has its first Flower Festival, the Honourable Phryne Fisher becomes the honorary Queen of the Flowers. But when one of her flower maidens and her adopted daughter Ruth both go missing, Phryne puts aside her duties as queen and takes up her duties as investigator
Cocaine blues : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
45 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
Spunky Phryne Fisher leaves her adopted London for 1920s Australia to investigate the desperate letters she has been receiving from well-bred Lydia, a young woman married to a low-down scoundrel
Raisins and almonds : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
34 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
In investigating the poisoning of a young man in a bookshop at the eastern Market, and the wrongful arrest of one Miss Sylvia Lee, super-sleuth Phryne Fisher is plunged into a word of Jewish politics, alchemy, poison and chicken soup. Stopping only for a brief, but intensely erotic dalliance with the beautiful Simon Abrahams, Phryne's stealth and wit ultimately solve the crime - and all for the price of a song
Unnatural habits : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
22 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,074 libraries worldwide
When a series of blond, pregnant teens go missing from the Magdalene Laundry in 1929 Melbourne and a pushy woman reporter disappears while investigating, Phryne and Dot uncover a dark plot involving piracy, convents, and creepy cellars
Away with the fairies : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
Phryne Fisher is asked to investigate the puzzling death of a famous author and illustrator of fairy stories. To do so, she takes a job within the women's magazine that employed the victim and finds herself enmeshed in her colleagues' deceptions. But while Phryne is learning the ins and outs of magazine publishing first hand, her personal life is thrown into chaos. Impatient for her lover Lin Chung's imminent return from a silk-buying expedition to China, she instead receives an unusual summons from Lin Chung's family followed by a series of mysterious assaults and warnings
Dead man's chest : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
25 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
Overview: Phryne Fisher needs a rest. It's summer. She packs up her family and moves to Queenscliff, a quiet watering place on the coast. Where she meets with smugglers, pirate treasure and some very interesting surrealists, including a parrot called Pussykins. What is the mysterious Madame Selavey hiding? Where are the Johnsons, who were supposed to be in the holiday house?
Murder in the dark : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
26 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
Phryne Fisher must save the attendees of 1928's most stylish party from murder in this Australian caper
Death before wicket : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,049 libraries worldwide
When she arrives there, however, her maid Dot finds that her extremely respectable married sister Joan has vanished, leaving her small children to the neglectful care of a resentful husband. She rescues the children, but what has become of Joan, who would never leave her babies?
Death by water : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,046 libraries worldwide
With a series of jewelry thefts targeting the first-class passengers on P & O ocean liners, the powers-that-be ask Phryne Fisher to mingle with the upper classes to solve a case of theft on the S.S. Hinemoa, during a luxury cruise to New Zealand
Murder in Montparnasse : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
Ten years after seven Australian soldiers, on leave in Paris in 1918, unknowingly witness a murder, two of the group turn up dead under suspicious circumstances, and two of their companions turn to their friend Phryne Fisher to investigate the crime, save their lives, and uncover a killer
Blood and circuses : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
Socialite Phyrne Fisher tries to discover who is sabotaging Farrell's Circus
The Green Mill murder : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
38 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,008 libraries worldwide
Phryne Fisher is doing one of her favorite things - dancing at the Green Mill, Melbourne's premier dance hall, to the music of Tintagel Stone's Jazzmakers, the band who taught St. Vitus how to dance. And she's wearing a sparkling lobelia-colored georgette dress. Nothing can flap the unflappable Phryne - especially on a dance floor with so many delectable partners. Nothing but death, that is. The dance competition is trailing into its last hours when suddenly in the middle of "Bye Bye Flackbird" a figure slumps to the ground, stabbed. Phryne, conscious of how narrowly the weapon missed her own bare shoulder, back, and dress investigates
Earthly delights : a Corinna Chapman mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
35 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
When Corinna Chapman left her husband and job to open Earthly Delights, a bakery in Melbourne, a series of threatening letters addressed to Corinna and the other ladies in the building soon escalates to spray-painted death threats
Trick or treat : a Corinna Chapman mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Slovenian and held by 945 libraries worldwide
When a cut-price franchise bakery opens its doors just down the street from Earthly Delights and crowds flock to purchase the bread, Corinna Chapman is understandably nervous. Meanwhile, a gathering of witches in Melbourne to celebrate Samhain, a rash of bad drug reactions, a cache of valuables stolen from Greek Jews during WWII, and the appearance of Corinna's boyfriend's beautiful and svelte former girlfriend, Georgiana Hope, add up to villainy and a puzzle waiting to be solved by the hefty Melbourne baker
Out of the Black Land by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 891 libraries worldwide
Appointed to the unwanted position of Great Royal Scribe, peasant boy Ptah-hotep finds himself surrounded by envious rivals while the zealous monotheist Akhnaten plots to suppress the worship of all other gods in the Black Land
 
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Alternative Names
Greenwood, Kerry 1954-
Kerry Greenwood Australian crime writer
Kerry Greenwood australische Schriftstellerin
Kerry Greenwood romanschrijfster uit Australië
Kerry Greenwood scrittrice australiana
Гринвуд, Керри
그린우드, 케리 1954-
Languages
English (554)
German (17)
French (17)
Italian (9)
Russian (7)
Slovenian (2)
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