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Chase, James Hadley 1906-1985

Overview
Works: 1,530 works in 3,728 publications in 17 languages and 13,006 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery fiction  Drama  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories, English  Erotic films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Other, Author of dialog, Contributor
Classifications: PR6035.A92, 823.912
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No orchids for Miss Blandish by James Hadley Chase( Book )

89 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 356 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 )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 292 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 1957 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel on a murder mystery
Just a matter of time by James Hadley Chase( Book )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Large type books. Mystery fiction
The world in my pocket by James Hadley Chase( Book )

22 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 261 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 )

32 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 222 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 )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 218 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 )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not my thing by James Hadley Chase( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have a nice night by James Hadley Chase( Book )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 166 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?
You have yourself a deal by James Hadley Chase( Book )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 150 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
Just another sucker by James Hadley Chase( Book )

22 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 150 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
Joker in the pack by James Hadley Chase( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Figure it out for yourself by James Hadley Chase( Book )

25 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 147 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 )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 143 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 )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goldfish have no hiding place by James Hadley Chase( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Manson's magazine dealt in corruption: he attacked the rich, the powerful and the famous - and he made enemies. In a job like that, you couldn't afford to have dirty secrets of your own. With the whole town itching for you to make a slip, it was like living in a goldfish bowl. But Steve had lived clean - until his beautiful, extravagant wife was caught shoplifting, and suddenly he was up to his neck in the dirtiest secrets of all - blackmail and murder
This is for real by James Hadley Chase( Book )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Just a matter of time
Alternative Names
Brabazon Raymond, René 1906-1985

Brabazon, René Raymond, 1906-1985

Čeizs, Džeimss Hedlijs, 1906-1985

Čejz, Džejms Chedli

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

Handley Chase, James

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

Šīz, Ǧīms Hādlī

Джеймс Гедлі Чейз

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 Хедли 1906-1985

Чейз, Джеймс Хэдли, 1906-1985

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צ'ייס, ג'יימס הדלי

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 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, ジェームズ・ハドリー

チェイス, ハドリー

Languages
English (282)

French (69)

Spanish (66)

Russian (59)

German (13)

Vietnamese (6)

Polish (6)

Urdu (3)

Gujarati (3)

Dutch (3)

Italian (2)

Hebrew (2)

Hindi (2)

Japanese (1)

Amharic (1)

Catalan (1)

Tamil (1)

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