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Law, Janice

Overview
Works: 29 works in 76 publications in 1 language and 4,685 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  College stories  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Short stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3562.A86, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Janice Law
 
Most widely held works by Janice Law
The lost diaries of Iris Weed by Janice Law( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Jason "Lars" Larson, a scholar at a prestigious Connecticut university, is delighted to assist the beautiful young Iris Weed with her offbeat independent study, but when Iris is killed in a vicious attack in a parking lot, Lars finds himself the prime suspect in the crime
The night bus by Janice Law( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A few months ago, Cath Tolland ran away from her life. Boarding a night bus with no credit cards or identification, using the last of her meager cash to buy a one-way ticket to Florida, Cath left behind her home, her friends, and a seemingly happy marriage for reasons that not even she can remember."--Jacket
Voices by Janice Law( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death under par by Janice Law( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Backfire by Janice Law( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington, PI Anna Peters goes to the rescue of a Guatemalan nurse accused of setting fire to a house which killed an heiress. The heiress' husband claims he and the nurse were having an affair and she did it out of jealousy, but Peters thinks he is lying. By the author of A Safe Place to Die
Time lapse by Janice Law( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three friends discover a mysterious machine that takes pictures 24 hours into the future and conspire to use it for personal gain, until disturbing and dangerous images begin to develop and tear their relationship apart
All the king's ladies by Janice Law( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infected be the air by Janice Law( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shadow of the palms by Janice Law( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under Orion by Janice Law( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A safe place to die by Janice Law( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big payoff by Janice Law( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cross-check by Janice Law( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PI Anna Peters probes the murder of a Florida hockey player in which the prime suspect is a teammate. The teammate's agent, however, suspects the murder was organized by an investment company with which the victim was involved
Gemini trip by Janice Law( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prisoner of the Riviera by Janice Law( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peace has come to England and the blackout is over, but the gloom has yet to lift from London. One night, leaving a gambling club where he has run up a considerable tab, the young painter Francis Bacon, accompanied by his lover, sees a man gunned down in the street. They do what they can to stanch the flow of blood, but the Frenchman dies in the hospital. Soon afterward, Bacon receives a strange offer from the club owner: He will erase Bacon's debts if the painter delivers a package to the dead man's widow, Madame Renard, on the Riviera. What gambler could resist a trip to Monte Carlo? After handing over the parcel, Bacon learns that Madame Renard is dead -- and the striking young woman who accepted the delivery is an imposter. The Riviera may be lovely, but in 1945, its sun-drenched beaches can be just as dark as the back alleys of London"--Page 4 of cover
Fires of London by Janice Law( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A killer takes refuge in the blacked-out streets of wartime London, upending the world of one of Britain's greatest painters in this chilling and captivating reimagining of the life of Francis BaconFrancis Bacon walks the streets of World War II London, employed as a warden for the ARP to keep watch for activities that might tip off the Axis powers. Before the war, Bacon had travelled to Berlin and Paris picking up snatches of culture from a succession of middle-aged men charmed by his young face. Known for his flamboyant personal life and expensive taste, Bacon has returned home to live with
Nights in Berlin by Janice Law( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Bacon, a young, gay Irishman, finds love and danger in the shadows of Weimar Berlin. Sent to live with his uncle after being kicked out of school, Francis enjoys the creative and sexual resurgence of Berlin. But it's clear that his uncle is up to something shady, and when the Nazis send Uncle Lastings fleeing for his life, Francis is left alone and penniless in a city that gets more menacing every night
Moon over Tangier by Janice Law( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In colonial Morocco, a painter navigates a conspiracy of forgery, corruption, and murder
Sex appealed : was the U.S. Supreme Court fooled? by Janice Law( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Deputy Joseph Richard Quinn and three other veteran Harris County, Texas, sheriff's deputies with guns drawn, burst into an apartment the night of September 17, 1998, searching for a black male with a gun, their shocking discovery in the back bedroom triggered a chain of events resulting in a 2003 U.S. Supreme Court decision in Lawrence v. Texas that state laws criminalizing consensual, adult sodomy are unconstitutional. The landmark Lawrence ruling is the trigger event kicking away roadblocks to gay marriage. Lawrence remains in headlines today, in a larger cultural war, over adoption, employee benefits, the military's Don't Ask Don't Tell policy, and related issues of judicial activism
Blood in the water : and other secrets by Janice Law( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains 22 stories from the author of the Anna Peters mystery series, many of which were originally published in Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine and Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine
 
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The lost diaries of Iris Weed
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The night busVoicesBackfireTime lapseInfected be the airThe shadow of the palmsUnder OrionA safe place to die