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Taylor, Andrew 1951 October 14-

Overview
Works: 116 works in 697 publications in 11 languages and 16,557 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Horror tales  Ghost stories  Detective and mystery stories, English 
Roles: Author, Editor, Actor, Singer
Classifications: PR6070.A79, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Andrew Taylor
 
Most widely held works by Andrew Taylor
Bleeding Heart Square by Andrew Taylor( Book )

37 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1934, and the decaying London cul-de-sac of Bleeding Heart Square is an unlikely place of refuge for aristocratic Lydia Langstone. But as she flees her abusive marriage there is only one person she can turn to--the genteelly derelict Captain Ingleby-Lewis, currently lodging at no 7. However, unknown to Lydia, a dark mystery haunts 7 Bleeding Heart Square. What happened to Miss Penhow, the middle-aged spinster who owns the house and who vanished four years earlier? Why is a seedy plain-clothes policeman obsessively watching the square? What is making struggling journalist Rory Wentwood so desperate to contact Miss Penhow? And why are parcels of rotting hearts being sent to Joseph Serridge, the last person to see Miss Penhow alive?
An unpardonable crime by Andrew Taylor( Book )

44 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A student in early nineteenth-century England, young Edgar Allan Poe and his schoolmaster become caught up in a series of bizarre and violent events that has its origins in a bitter episode of corruption during the War of 1812
The anatomy of ghosts by Andrew Taylor( Book )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale set in eighteenth-century Cambridge finds bookseller John Holdsworth commissioned to investigate Lady Anne Oldershaw's son's mental illness, a deep melancholy tied to a woman's mysterious death and a secret society
The scent of death by Andrew Taylor( Book )

27 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manhattan, 1778. A city of profiteers, loyalists and double agents. New York is home to a tide of refugees seeking justice from the British crown. Edward Savill is sent from London to investigate the claims of dispossessed loyalists. No sooner does he land than he becomes embroiled in a murder
The silent boy by Andrew Taylor( Book )

14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1792. Terror reigns as the city writhes in the grip of revolution. The streets run with blood as thousands lose their heads to the guillotine. Edward Savill, working in London as agent for a wealthy American, receives word that his estranged wife Augusta has been killed in France. She leaves behind ten-year-old Charles, who is brought to England to Charnwood Court, a house in the country leased by a group of emigre refugees. Savill is sent to retrieve the boy, though it proves easier to reach Charnwood than to leave. And only when Savill arrives there does he discover that Charles is mute. The boy has witnessed horrors beyond his years, but what terrible secret haunts him so deeply that he is unable to utter a word?
The ashes of London by Andrew Taylor( Book )

17 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, September 1666. The Great Fire rages through the city, consuming everything in its path. Even the impregnable cathedral of St. Paul's is engulfed in flames and reduced to ruins. Among the crowds watching its destruction is Richard Marwood, son of a disgraced printer, and reluctant government informer. In the aftermath of the fire, a semi-mummified body is discovered in the ashes of St. Paul's, in a tomb that should have been empty. The man's body has been mutilated and his thumbs have been tied behind his back - the sign of a Regicide, one of those who signed Charles I's death warrant. Under orders from the government, Marwood is tasked with hunting down the killer across the devastated city. But at a time of dangerous internal dissent and the threat of foreign invasion, Marwood finds his investigation leads him into treacherous waters - and across the path of a determined, beautiful and vengeful young woman
Caroline Minuscule by Andrew Taylor( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graduate student William Dougal and his girlfriend, Amanda, investigate the murder of a lecturer at the university who is a noted authority on Caroline Minuscule, a medieval script, and find themselves involved in a hunt for diamonds
Our fathers' lies : a novel of suspense by Andrew Taylor( Book )

9 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the alleged suicide or accidental drowning of Richard Prentisse, his daughter Celia appeals to Richard's friend, Major Ted Dougal, and his son, William, to uncover the real cause of death. Aa puzzling note among his documents is the only clue, sending her and the Dougals on a search for information about a man hanged for murder years earlier, gathering facts about a court-martial during WW I
Blood relation by Andrew Taylor( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Dougal's investigation of a potential fortune-hunter becomes unnecessary when the man turns up dead; searching for the killer takes Dougal into the mazes of the London publishing world
An old school tie : a novel of suspense by Andrew Taylor( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the English hamlet of Rosington, villagers suspect old school boy James Hanbury of murdering his wife of seven weeks to collect her inheritance. Hanbury, a rogue, asks freelance philosopher and long-time adversary William Dougal to ferret out the solution to the murder. In the meantime, two more deaths occur, linked to a long ago murder at the local school. The question remains: is Hanbury guilty of the crimes?
Naked to the hangman by Andrew Taylor( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and German and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a young police officer in Palestine during the closing months of the Mandate - the cradle of Middle Eastern terrorism - Richard Thornhill saw and did things which still haunt his dreams and make him fear for his sanity".--COVER
The four last things by Andrew Taylor( Book )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krimi. En pædofil enspænder i ledtog med en kvindelig psykopat kidnapper en 4-årig pige, og pigens mor, som er præst, forsøger sammen med sin mand desperat at finde barnet, før det er for sent
An air that kills by Andrew Taylor( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman. Under nedrivningen af en gammel kro støder man på skelettet af et nyfødt barn. Undersøgelserne peger tilbage til en viktoriansk mordsag, men også til den nærmeste fortid. Snart er det idylliske landsbysamfund på randen af opløsning
A stain on the silence by Andrew Taylor( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Swedish and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Past mistakes can be forgotten - but never erased ... The last person James wants to meet again is Lily. But now she's dying of cancer, and he is wholly unprepared for what she has to tell him. Twenty-four years ago, she gave birth to a daughter and James is the girl's father. James was just a teenager when he and Lily stepmother of his best friend Carlo had their brief affair. Practically part of the family, he would spend his summer holidays at their sprawling house in Chipping Weston, lapping up the breathtaking freedom and excitement. Though perhaps there was too much freedom and too much excitement because those days came to a terrible end. An end that James has been trying to forget ever since. Yet Lily has one more secret to reveal. Their daughter is now a wanted woman. She's on the run for murder. Soon James is compelled to reach back into the past and discover the other bitter fruits of his and Lily's unfortunate union
Call the dying by Andrew Taylor( Book )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1955 and the influx of televisions do nothing to relieve the tensions in the conservative town of Lydmouth. Mr Frederick, a television engineer, arrives to sell and adapt the new sets. He comes for two nights and leaves. Then the body of a local GP is found. Richard Thornhill is drafted in to investigate
The office of the dead by Andrew Taylor( Book )

11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wendy discovers that her friend's seemingly perfect life is haunted by old sins. She uncovers a mystery involving an opium-addicted priest fifty years before and a woman executed in the fifteenth century
The judgement of strangers by Andrew Taylor( Book )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful girl grows up to become a serial killer in this novel narrated by her father, the vicar of a church in an English village. A prequel to The Four Last Things
The anatomy of ghosts by Andrew Taylor( Recording )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Frank Oldershaw claims to see the ghost of Mrs. Sylvia Whichcote in the garden where she drowned, his mother hires skeptic author John Holdsworth to salvage her son's reputation. But John is haunted by his own ghosts
Waiting for the end of the world : a novel of suspense by Andrew Taylor( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zelda suddenly appears from Dougal's murky past and just as suddenly she is kidnapped from his flat. Dougal's chivalrous desire to rescue her plunges him into a maelstrom of criminal activities
The lover of the grave by Andrew Taylor( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the coldest night of the year, they find a man's body dangling from the Hanging Tree on the outskirts of a village near Lydmouth. Is it suicide, murder, or accidental death? Journalist Jill Francis and Detective Inspector Thornhill become involved in the case
 
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An unpardonable crime
Alternative Names

controlled identitySaville, Andrew

Andrew Taylor Brits auteur

Andrew Taylor englischer Krimi-Schriftsteller

Saville Andrew 1951-....

Taylor, Andrew, 1951 Oct. 14-

Taylor, Andrew, 1951 October 14-

Taylor, Andrew John Robert 1951-

Taylor, Andrew Jr

Taylor, James Andrew 1952-

Taylor, John Robert

Taylor John Robert 1951-....

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Languages
English (295)

German (23)

French (13)

Swedish (11)

Danish (9)

Spanish (7)

Polish (6)

Japanese (2)

Italian (2)

Russian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
An unpardonable crimeThe anatomy of ghostsCaroline MinusculeOur fathers' lies : a novel of suspenseAn old school tie : a novel of suspenseNaked to the hangmanThe four last thingsAn air that kills