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Chase, James Hadley 1906-1985

Overview
Works: 1,382 works in 4,116 publications in 25 languages and 14,137 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Film adaptations  Drama  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Other, Author of dialog
Classifications: PR6035.A92, 823.912
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No orchids for Miss Blandish by James Hadley Chase( Book )
132 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 453 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
Just a matter of time by James Hadley Chase( Book )
33 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Large type books. Mystery fiction
Shock treatment by James Hadley Chase( Book )
26 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 299 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 )
34 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novel on a murder mystery
The world in my pocket by James Hadley Chase( Book )
19 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 282 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
Lady, here's your wreath by James Hadley Chase( Book )
37 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 280 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
Hit them where it hurts by James Hadley Chase( Book )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Believe this - you'll believe anything by James Hadley Chase( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 213 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
Not my thing by James Hadley Chase( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We'll share a double funeral by James Hadley Chase( Book )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You have yourself a deal by James Hadley Chase( Book )
31 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Figure it out for yourself by James Hadley Chase( Book )
31 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in 8 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La fille de Justin Wingrove, l'un des citoyens les plus en vue d'Orchid city, s'est fait la malle. Quant à Dedrick, on l'a kidnappé. Il suffisait de raquer apparemment. Eh bien, on a fini par les retrouver, mais dans quel état !
There's a hippie on the highway by James Hadley Chase( Book )
23 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in 10 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Après les rizières du Vietnam, Harry Mitchell pensait passer des jours paisibles à Paradise City en Floride, se refaire une santé et décrocher un petit boulot pépère. Le soleil, la mer, l'emploi et les filles, il a tout ça. Mais il apprend bientôt que la Floride est également une jungle, remplie de hippies, de camés, de dingues criminels et là, tout comme au Vietnam, on enterre sommairement les morts quand ils vous tombent sur les bras
My laugh comes last by James Hadley Chase( Book )
11 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just another sucker by James Hadley Chase( Book )
22 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man will do almost anything when a rich and beautiful woman offers him fifty thousand dollars just to make a telephone call. But when that telephone call is part of a fake kidnap plan to extract five hundred thousand dollars from one of the richest men in the world, only a sucker would gamble on the deal paying off in his favour. Harry Barber is a sucker. After three and a half years in jail for a crime he didn't commit, with no job and no money, he is the perfect target of a brilliant plan to frame him for the brutal murder of a young girl
An ace up my sleeve by James Hadley Chase( Book )
13 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 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
A lotus for Miss Quon by James Hadley Chase( Book )
35 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 145 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
More deadly than the male by James Hadley Chase( Book )
27 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Fraser is a lonely, and bored, man who has exciting dreams of living in a thrilling world of gangsters, guns, fast cars, and beautiful women. When he boasts to the wrong people about his dream world, he suddenly finds it has become much too real
Have a nice night by James Hadley Chase( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is for real by James Hadley Chase( Book )
23 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brabazon Raymond, René 1906-1985
Brabazon, René Raymond, 1906-1985
Čeizs, Džeimss Hedlijs, 1906-1985
Čejz, Džejms Chedli
Chase, J. Hadley 1906-1985
Chase, J. Hadley (James Hadley), 1906-1985.
Chase, James Hadley
Chase, James Hadley, 1906-
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
Handley Chase, James
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
Šīz, Ǧīms Hādlī
Маршалл, Реймонд
Реймонд, Рене Брабазон
Чейз, Д. Х. (Джеймс Хэдли), 1906-1985
Чейз, Дж. Х. (Джеймс Хэдли), 1906-1985
Чейз, Джеймс Хедли 1906-1985
Чейз, Джеймс Хэдли, 1906-1985
צ'ייס, ג'יימס הדלי, 1906-1985
צ'ייס, ג'ימס הדלי, 1906-1985
רימונד, רנה ברבזון
تشايز، جيمس هادلي، 1906-1985
تشايس، جيمس هادلي، 1906-1985
جيمس هادلي شاس، 1906-1985
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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English (343)
French (69)
Spanish (56)
Russian (27)
Vietnamese (16)
Finnish (15)
German (10)
Italian (10)
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Dutch (7)
Romanian (7)
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Polish (4)
Urdu (3)
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Tamil (2)
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Hindi (2)
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Japanese (1)
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Multiple languages (1)
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