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Greenwood, Kerry

Overview
Works: 199 works in 1,211 publications in 2 languages and 40,229 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Historical fiction  History 
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
Heavenly pleasures : a Corinna Chapman mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,372 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
Unnatural habits : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
19 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,265 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
Murder on a midsummer night : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,221 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
Murder on the Ballarat train : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
36 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,214 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
Trick or treat : a Corinna Chapman mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
23 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,196 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
Queen of the flowers : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,175 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
Flying too high : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
26 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,147 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
Dead man's chest : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
24 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
When she tries to go on summer holiday, Phryne Fisher discovers that the Johnsons, who were supposed to be at the vacation home, are nowhere in sight, beginning a mystery that involves smugglers, pirate treasure, and the mysterious Madame Selavey
Cocaine blues : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
35 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,139 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
Out of the Black Land by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,125 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
Raisins and almonds : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
30 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,125 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
Away with the fairies : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,119 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
Murder in the dark : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
23 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,112 libraries worldwide
Phryne Fisher must save the attendants of 1928's most stylish party from murder in this Australian caper
Death before wicket : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
24 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
Phryne Fisher is on holiday. She means to take the train to Sydney (where the harbour bridge is being built), go to a few cricket matches, dine with the Chancellor of the university and perhaps go to the Arts Ball with that celebrated young modernist, Chas Nutall. She has the costume of a lifetime and she's not afraid to use it. 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' Surely she hasn't run away with a lover, as gossip suggests' Phryne must trawl the nightclubs and bloodtubs of Darlinghurst to find out. And while Phryne is visiting the university, two very pretty young men, Joss and Clarence, ask her to find out who has broken into the Dean's safe and stolen a number of things, including the Dean's wife's garnets and an irreplaceable illuminated book called the Hours of Juana the Mad. An innocent student has been blamed. So there is no rest for the wicked, and Phryne girds up her loins, loads her pearl handled .32 Beretta, and sallies forth to find mayhem, murder, black magic, and perhaps a really good cocktail at the Hotel Australia
Death by water : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,096 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
Death at Victoria Dock : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
26 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,087 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 in Montparnasse : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,075 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
Forbidden fruit by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
With the help of a troupe of free-spirited freegans, three very clever internet hackers and a bunch of singing vegans, Melbourne baker Corinna and her luscious Daniel go head-to-head with a sinister religious cult on a mission and a band of Romanies out for revenge in a wild and wonderful chase to find two missing runaways
The Green Mill murder : a Phryne Fisher mystery by Kerry Greenwood( Book )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 1,018 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 )
22 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Russian and held by 983 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
 
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Alternative Names
Greenwood, Kerry 1954-
Гринвуд, Керри
Languages
English (453)
Russian (2)
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