WorldCat Identities

Pentecost, Hugh 1903-1989

Overview
Works: 227 works in 506 publications in 2 languages and 20,872 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Parodies, imitations, etc  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3531.H442, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hugh Pentecost
 
Most widely held works by Hugh Pentecost
Pattern for terror by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle George is roused early one morning by his nephew Joey who has just witnessed the death of a local schoolteacher
Nightmare time : a Pierre Chambrun mystery novel by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the eleven-year-old son of an Air Force major reports his parents missing from their Beaumont Hotel room, hotel manager Pierre Chambrun investigates. Though Air Force Intelligence seems to think the disappearance a carefully planned step in an act of treason, Chambrun wonders if his hotel is harboring a killer with diplomatic immunity
The party killer : a Julian Quist mystery novel by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beware young lovers by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York's luxurious Hotel Beaumont goes "live" one week a year when the popular Dick Thomas talk show is telecast from its ballroom. But this year, even the show's controversial guests are upstaged--by murder. The young lover of Hollywood sex goddess Sharon Brand is found bludgeoned t o death just as the star is about to be interviewed. Pierre Chambrun, the Beaumont's legendary manager, begins investigating and discovers a frightening pattern. Three years earlier, another of Brand 's young lovers disappeared, coinciding with her appearance on the show. Then a pretty young gossip columnist is murdered and Chambrun finds himself racing to unravel a tangled skein of scandalous secrets ... before the killer strikes again
Death by fire : an Uncle George mystery novel by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle George Crowder, once the county attorney, comes out of retirement to investigate two arsons, and defend a young man accused of murder in one of the fires
Kill and kill again : a Julian Quist mystery novel by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder out of wedlock : a Julian Quist mystery novel by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder sweet and sour : an Uncle George mystery novel by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One time county attorney George Crowder believes that some enemy from his past is responsible for the reign of terror which has stuck his peaceful New England Village
The price of silence : an Uncle George mystery novel by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder in high places by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worldly, sophisticated hotel manager Pierre Chambrun faces a crisis of conscience when his beloved secretary is kidnapped by a group that wants Chambrun to betray a famous journalist, a guest at the hotel
Death mask by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Past, present, and murder by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sow death, reap death by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Quist, whose girl friend is among 300 people being held hostage by a terrorist army, must find the weak spot in the terrorists' armor and effect a rescue
Murder in luxury by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadly trap by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

9 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remember to kill me : a Pierre Chambrun mystery novel by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The homicidal horse by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deadly joke by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Chambrun becomes involved in a series of brutal murders
Walking dead man by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As X-rated stars descend on the Beaumont Hotel, someone takes a shot at its owner. Terrified of flying, Beaumont Hotel owner George Battle hasn't seen America in seventeen years, instead spending his days on the Riviera, counting his money. But pressing business calls him back to the United States: a seven million dollar investment in the latest epic directed by Maxwell Zorn, king of highbrow celluloid smut. It's the kind of motion picture that even an old man will want to oversee personally. As Zorn's outlandish entourage swarms the illustrious hotel, Battle takes res
Death after breakfast by Hugh Pentecost( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When its manager vanishes, the Beaumont Hotel spins towards disaster For decades, Pierre Chambrun has maintained the enormous mechanism that is the Beaumont Hotel. He breakfasts in his office at nine, and spends his days and nights ensuring that the various problems that inevitably occur in a large hotel do not disrupt its overall operation. But one morning, the suave old hotelier does not appear for breakfast. Panic sets quickly once it is clear that Pierre Chambrun is missing, and his staff must manage without him. The first crisis comes before lunch: A socialite has been murdered in her suite. Investigating the killing falls to Chambrun & rsquo;s security chief, his secretary, and Mark Haskell, his indefatigable press man. Together they must find the assassin and search for Chambrun, all the while trying to keep the Beaumont on the rails. For whether their boss is dead or alive, nothing must bother the guests
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityPhilips, Judson, 1903-1989

Pentecost, Hugh

Pentecost, Hugo, 1903-1989

Джадсон Филипс 1903-1988

Пентекост Х. 1903-1988

Пентекост, Хью, 1903-1989

Пентекст 1903-1989 Х.

Пентикост, Х., 1903-1989

Пенткост Х. 1903-1988

Петекост[!] 1903-1988 Х.

Филипс Д. П. 1903-1988

ペンティコースト, H

ペンティコースト, ヒュウ

Languages
English (107)

Russian (1)