WorldCat Identities

McCloy, Helen

Overview
Works: 104 works in 555 publications in 11 languages and 4,783 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Code and cipher stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor, Other
Classifications: PS3525.A1587, 813.52
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Most widely held works about Helen McCloy
 
Most widely held works by Helen McCloy
Burn this : a novel of suspense by Helen McCloy( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston landlady Harriet Sutton discovers a note about a conspiracy to murder someone--and the note must have come from one of her tenants. When one of her tenants is murdered, she becomes worried when the police investigate her son, a Vietnam veteran, considering him a victim of combat fatigue who would be capable of anything. She asks forensic psychiatrist, Dr. Basil Willing, to investigate
A question of time by Helen McCloy( Book )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleepwalker; a novel of suspense by Helen McCloy( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spellbinding novel about a beautiful young woman, a new car, an irresistible car dealer, and murder
Minotaur country : a novel of suspense by Helen McCloy( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impostor : a novel of suspense by Helen McCloy( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria Skinner recovers consciousness after a car crash to find herself in a psychiatric clinic. She remembers the crash quite clearly but is told that she is suffering from delusions - and must not leave the hospital. She tries to contact her husband but is informed that he is unavailable. Finally, in a desperate attempt to escape, she reluctantly agrees to accompany a man who insists he is her husband - but who she knows is an impostor. She moves from one captivity to another - and becomes a pawn in someone else's sinister game
The smoking mirror : a novel of suspense by Helen McCloy( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Splitfoot by Helen McCloy( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A change of heart by Helen McCloy( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee and Laurie, who were schoolboys together, meet again after thirty years. Laurie tells a strange story concerning the theft from a museum of a priceless jewel and the substitution of a replica. It has now become imperative to return the real amethyst, and for this he needs Lee's help
Through a glass, darkly by Helen McCloy( Book )

34 editions published between 1950 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gisela von Hohenems joins the teaching staff of an exclusive girls' school in upstate New York, where she befriends fellow newcomer Faustina Coyle. But a climate of fear surrounds Faustina, and after several strange incidents which defy rational explanation, she is forced to resign. Gisela asks her fiance, detective-psychologist Dr Basil Willing, to investigate. A puzzle in the supernatural tradition of John Dickson Carr, Through a Glass, Darkly is one of McCloy's most widely admired novels. US mystery writer Helen McCloy (1904-94) was the first woman to serve as president of Mystery Writers of America. In addition to her Basil Willing series of 13 novels, she wrote a further 16 mysteries. She is widely regarded as one of the best detective writers to have come out of the United States. Elegantly written and plotted, her stories are enjoyable as well as satisfying. (less)
The changeling conspiracy : a novel of suspense by Helen McCloy( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further side of fear by Helen McCloy( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The one that got awa by Helen McCloy( Book )

22 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alias Basil Willing by Helen McCloy( Book )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-thirds of a ghost by Helen McCloy( Book )

27 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cruel as the grave by Helen McCloy( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before I die by Helen McCloy( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panic by Helen McCloy( Book )

17 editions published between 1944 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The slayer and the slain by Helen McCloy( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long body by Helen McCloy( Book )

17 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and German and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prominent American diplomat falls over a cliff to his death. Accepted as an accident, it could have been suicide - or murder. His widow finds a locked drawer in his desk and in it a file with a woman's name on it - but the file is empty
He never came back by Helen McCloy( Book )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1990 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityClarkson, Helen

Clarkson Helen

Dresser, Helen McCloy

Helen McCloy Amerikaans journaliste (1904-1994)

Helen McCloy écrivaine américaine

Helen McCloy escritora estadounidense

Helen McCloy giornalista, scrittrice e critica d'arte statunitense

Helen McCloy US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Mac Cloy Helen

MacCloy Helen

MacCloy, Helen, 1904-1992

Mc Cloy Helen

McCloy, Helen Worrell Clarkson

매클로이, 헬렌 1904-

ヘレン・マクロイ

マクロイ, ヘレン

マクロイ, ヘレン・ウォレル・クラークスン

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