WorldCat Identities

Yorke, Margaret

Overview
Works: 230 works in 1,114 publications in 3 languages and 31,975 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories, English 
Classifications: PR6075.O7, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Margaret Yorke
Speak for the dead by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
30 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Distrusting her husband's explanation of his first wife's disappearance and lured by her old, exciting way of life, Carrie Foster makes illicit trips to London, where she learns that those from the past--even the dead--cannot be silenced
A case to answer by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
31 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Con man Jerry Hunt becomes determined to go straight when hemeets Charlotte and her troubleed granddaughter, Imogen
A small deceit by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
29 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Adams is a killer who has never been convicted for murder. He has never confessed, even when convicted of rape and criminal assault. Now, having served his sentence in full, he is free, subject to no supervisory control. He has some money put way. He can assume a new identity and disappear. But Adams recognized someone from his past, someone also staying at the country town under as assumed name, someone who must have recognized him. Thus, a nightmarish chain of events are set in motion
Serious intent by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
16 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man returns to his English village after serving time in jail for killing his wife and finds his father disinherited him before dying. The man decides to revenge himself on society, but first he must recover a gun from the house, where now a widow lives. By the author of Almost the Truth
Admit to murder by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
25 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louise Vaughan disappeared one night on the way home from choir practice, and although no body was ever found, Detective Marsh still believes, years later, that the investigation is worth the time and effort
Dangerous to know by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A timid wife begins to make a new life for herself that does not include her abusive husband
A question of belief by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a man refuses her advances, a woman accuses him of rape. A court finds Philip Winter innocent, but his life is ruined. Fired from his job, the object of suspicion at home, he fakes his death and becomes a hobo, only to run into another woman eager to manipulate him, this one a lawyer turned animal-rights terrorist
Almost the truth by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
25 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the course of a robbery, a father advises his daughter to submit to rape, afraid the robbers might kill her. The daughter, however, considers his advice an act of cowardice for which she cannot forgive him. In time the father can't forgive himself either and decides to regain his honor when the rapist is released from jail. By the author of Dangerous to Know
The price of guilt by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journalist Andrew Sherwood tracks down the victim of a brutal attack in the hopes of learning more about her for his story, and when he locates her, he finds himself drawn to her, but before they can start their life together, Andrew must find a way to help her escape from her abusive husband
Criminal damage by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs. Newton is unaware that her son's socially ambitious wife is making him truly desperate for his inheritance and that her daughter, jilted by a longtime lover, is stalking "the other woman" through the London streets with fantasies of brutal revenge
Cause for concern by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan Trent has spent years putting up with the abuse of her violent son, Martin, because of a dark secret from her past, until the arrival of a mysterious stranger triggers a deadly chain of events
The smooth face of evil by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small time crook in a stolen car rear-ends a woman driver and finds himself in a nightmare that leads him eventually to be accused of a murder he didn't commit
Crime in question by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Danish and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A troubled teenage boy finds himself on the run when a simple burglary is bungled
Intimate kill by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A desperate woman cleverly stages the murder of her best friend, there by leading to the arrest and conviction of the "dead" woman's husband
Evidence to destroy by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Act of violence by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English police investigation into the killing of a man who was trying to break up a fight between boys. None of the participants is willing to rat on the killer. By the author of A Question of Belief
Find me a villain by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chance encounter with a stranger seems to offer Nina Crowther an escape from her problems. Middle-aged, struggling to recover from the shock of her husband divorcing her to marry a younger (and pregnant) woman, Nina happily agrees to house-sit while the owners visit South Africa. When the phone rings on her first night in the Berkshire manor house she expects it to be one of her duaghters, but when she lifts the receiver no-one speaks. All Nina hears is a shuddering sigh. As the calls persist Nina fears she has attracted an unwelcome suitor--or is it the man who is brutally murdering women in a nearby village? Or could it be one and the same person?
False pretences by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a stranger is welcomed into a small British country town, she brings many of the community's long-buried secrets to the surface. But when a young girl is kidnapped, questions about the true identity of the stranger emerge
Safely to the grave by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman. En mand hævner sig på 2 kvinder, som har meldt ham for uforsvarlig kørsel
The scent of fear by Margaret Yorke ( Book )
15 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Larminie, Margaret Beda, 1924-2012

Larminie, Margaret Beda.
Micholson, Margaret Beda Laminie, 1924-
Nicholson, Margaret Breda, 1924-
Yorke, M.
ヨーク, マーガレット
Languages
English (390)
Chinese (1)
Danish (1)
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