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Chase, James Hadley 1906-1985

Overview
Works: 1,604 works in 4,236 publications in 21 languages and 13,486 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Film adaptations  Drama  Suspense fiction  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Noir fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Other, Author of dialog
Classifications: PR6035.A92, 823.91
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No orchids for Miss Blandish by James Hadley Chase( Book )

111 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dave Fenner is hired to solve the Blandish kidnapping, he knows the odds on finding the girl are against him - the cops are still looking for her three months after the ransom was paid. And the kidnappers, Riley and his gang, have disappeared into thin air. But what none of them knows is that Riley himself has been wiped out by a rival gang - and the heiress is now in the hands of Ma Grisson and her son Slim, a vicious killer who can't stay away from women, especially his beautiful new captive. By the time Fenner begins to close in on them, some terrible things have happened to Miss Blandish
Shock treatment by James Hadley Chase( Book )

40 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Regan, who'd dropped into the Delaneys' cabin up at Blue Jay Lake to sell them a TV set, took in the situation at a glance. Gilda was young and stunningly attractive. Jack Delany was a vicious, hard-drinking cripple, imprisoned in a wheelchair. Regan should have left them ... but he didn't
Hit and run by James Hadley Chase( Book )

26 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel on a murder mystery
The world in my pocket by James Hadley Chase( Book )

24 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The payroll of the Rocket Research Station was a tempting target for any bunch of thieves to consider taking. But, led by a beautiful and ambitious red-head, they forged a plan to make them each a cool $200,000, if successful
Just a matter of time by James Hadley Chase( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sizzling mystery featuring: an old lady's will, one master forger, one hospital nurse, one young delinquent, one bank executive, and one professional killer
Lady, here's your wreath by James Hadley Chase( Book )

30 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When journalist Nick Mason got a hot tip to investigate the frame-up of a man being executed for murder, he didn't know what he was in for. At the gas chamber, it was Vessi's last words that gave Mason the clue to a peculiar cover up at the respectable Mackenzie Fabric Corporation. But when Mason gets warned off by a cold-eyed gunman and a dangerous hooker called Blondie, he would have abandoned the whole investigation... if it weren't for the irresistible Mardi, the girl from Mackenzie Fabrics who might be able to lead him to the truth
Believe this - you'll believe anything by James Hadley Chase( Book )

18 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clay Burden married his wife Rhonda because he was tired of being on his own. Val had walked out on him - and if he couldn't have Val, maybe marriage might make him forget her. Six years later, working in Paradise City, Clay meets Val again. Married to the sinister Henry Vidal, she's changed: still beautiful and passionate, still compelling, but tense and nervous and driven by odd fears and anxieties. When Clay leaves his job and joins the Vidal empire, what begins as a sneaking feeling of unease hardens into stone cold certainty. Val must be released from the hypnotic influence exerted over her by her husband - even if Clay has to murder to set her free
Hit them where it hurts by James Hadley Chase( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not my thing by James Hadley Chase( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have a nice night by James Hadley Chase( Book )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We'll share a double funeral by James Hadley Chase( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CRIME & MYSTERY. Chet Logan, known as the Axe Killer, escapes from custody while being escorted to jail. Disguised as a police officer, he meets up with movie writer Perry Weston and persuades him to drive to Weston's remote fishing lodge. Once there, and somewhat to Weston's surprise, Logan agrees to talk about his life and how he came to murder six people. The police become suspicious and put a watch on the lodge. Then Weston's wayward wife visits him and promises a fresh start. Logan wants money and a chance to start again ...Can either of them deliver or will Weston and Logan share a double funeral?
Just another sucker by James Hadley Chase( Book )

30 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The woman was in a Rolls Royce and she had that expensive look that wives of millionaires usually have. Her proposition to harry Barber seemed easy and highly profitable. Because he was just out of jail, without funds or a future, he agreed to help her. But he took precautions, for he did not quite trust this woman. His precautions did not go far enough: he guarded against the possibility of a double cross, but not against the possibility of murder
You have yourself a deal by James Hadley Chase( Book )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ace up my sleeve by James Hadley Chase( Book )

20 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CRIME & MYSTERY. From the moment Helga Rolfe, the elegant wife of one of the richest tycoons, picks up a gum-chewing boy young enough to be her son, events jump back and skid through a series of 180-degree turns. Games of bluff and counter bluff quickly develop into a dangerous and deadly battle and as the action hots up, Chase weaves a fast-moving story of blackmail, intrigue and extortion with a hair-raising climax
Figure it out for yourself by James Hadley Chase( Book )

20 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joker in the pack by James Hadley Chase( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eve by James Hadley Chase( Book )

63 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eve: mysterious, tantalizing, alluring, wanton. Deep within this desirable but strange girl burns the violent fires that could destroy a man. Clive Thurston had swindled his way to fame. He thought he knew the ropes and women. Maybe he did. But he didn't know Eve, otherwise he'd have realized that he was just another fly stumbling into the deadly web of a woman who was beautiful to look at, but lethal to love
My laugh comes last by James Hadley Chase( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lotus for Miss Quon by James Hadley Chase( Book )

30 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Jaffe, an American business man working in Saigon, discovers two million dollars worth of diamonds hidden in a wall of his rented villa. He learns that these diamonds belong to the Vietnam state, but he is determined to keep them for himself. The problem of how he is to smuggle the diamonds out of Vietnam and into Hong Kong forms the theme of this tale of suspense
This is for real by James Hadley Chase( Book )

19 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a woman turns up in Paris with information to sell to the CIA, is it for real? It soon becomes clear that it is, and the CIA aren't the only ones to realize it. As the tale sweeps from Paris to Africa, combining espionage with violence, sex and intrigue, this book from James Hadley Chase gives a new background for the spy thriller while maintaining the highest standards of readability
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Just a matter of time
Alternative Names
Brabazon Raymond, René 1906-1985

Brabazon, René Raymond, 1906-1985

Čeizs, Džeimss Hedlijs, 1906-1985

Čejz, Džejms Chėdli 1906-1985

Chase J.H. 1906-1985

Chase, J. Hadley 1906-1985

Chase, J. Hadley (James Hadley), 1906-1985

Chase, James Hadley

Chase, James Hadley 1906-

Chase, James Hadley pseud

Cheĭz, D. Kh

Cheĭz, Dzheĭms Khėdli 1906-1985

Docherty, James.

Docherty James L. 1906-1985

Docherty, James L., pseud.

Doherty, James L., 1906-1985

Grant, Ambrose.

Grant Ambrose 1906-1985

Grant, Ambrose, pseud.

Hadley Chase, James

Hadley Chase, James 1906-1985

Hadley Chase Raymond 1906-1985

Handley Chase, James

James Hadley Chase angielski pisarz

James Hadley Chase britischer Schriftsteller

James Hadley Chase britisk skribent

James Hadley Chase Brits schrijver

James Hadley Chase brittisk författare

James Hadley Chase écrivain britannique

James Hadley Chase scrittore britannico

Marshall, Raymond.

Marshall Raymond 1906-1985

Marshall, Raymond, pseud.

Raymond, René

Raymond, Rene, 1906-

Raymond, René, 1906-1985

Raymond, René Barbazon

Raymond, René Barbazon, 1907-1985

Raymond, René Brabazon.

Raymond, René Brabazon, 1906-1985

Raymond, René Lodge Brabazon

René, Raymond, 1906-1985

Джеймс Гедлі Чейз британський письменник

Джеймс Хадли Чейс

Джеймс Хедли Чейз британский писатель, автор детективных романов

Джэймс Хедлі Чэйз

Маршалл Р. 1906-1985

Маршалл, Реймонд

Реймонд Р.Б. 1906-1985

Реймонд, Рене Брабазон

Чейз Д. Х. 1906-1985

Чейз, Д. Х. (Джеймс Хэдли), 1906-1985

Чейз Дж. Х. 1906-1985

Чейз, Дж. Х. (Джеймс Хэдли), 1906-1985

Чейз, Джеймс Хадли

Чейз, Джеймс Хедли

Чейз, Джеймс Хедли 1906-1985

Чейз, Джеймс Хейдли

Чейз, Джеймс Хэдли, 1906-1985

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צ'ייס, ג'יימס הדלי 1906-1985

צ'ייס, ג'יימס הדלי, סופר בריטי

צ'ייס, ג'ימס הדלי, 1906-1985

רימונד, רנה ברבזון

تشايز، جيمس هادلي، 1906-1985

تشايس، جيمس هادلي، 1906-1985

جيمس هادلي تشايز

جيمس هادلي شاس، 1906-1985

جیمز هادلی چیس نویسنده بریتانیایی

जेम्स हॅडली चेस

জেমস হ্যাডলি চেজ

ജെയിംസ് ഹാഡ്ലി ചേസ്

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ジェームズ・ハドリー・チェイス イングランドの作家

チェイス, J・H

チェイス, ジェームズ・ハドリー

チェイス, ハドリー

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Shock treatmentHit and runThe world in my pocketJust a matter of timeLady, here's your wreathBelieve this - you'll believe anythingHit them where it hurtsNot my thing