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Holt, Hazel 1928-2015

Overview
Works: 82 works in 498 publications in 1 language and 20,430 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Diaries  Records and correspondence  Biography  Short stories  Biographies  Detective and mystery stories, English  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR6058.O473, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hazel Holt
 
Most widely held works by Hazel Holt
A very private eye : an autobiography in diaries and letters by Barbara Pym( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil to strangers and other writings by Barbara Pym( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Pym died in 1980, she left behind unpublished manuscripts in various stages of completion. This volume brings us the last complete novel, portions of three others, four short stories, and an autobiographical essay
A lot to ask : a life of Barbara Pym by Hazel Holt( Book )

26 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate account that captures the heart as well as the intellect of their beloved writer
Mrs. Malory : death of a dean by Hazel Holt( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England, the dean of a cathedral is poisoned while having tea. Suspicion centers on his wife, who had to put up with his affairs, and on a brother wanting to sell family property which the dean opposed. Or did his death have something to do with church finances? Mrs. Malory, a friend of the family, investigates
Mrs. Malory and a death in the family : a Sheila Malory mystery by Hazel Holt( Book )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheila Malory's old friends Charlie and Jo Hamilton run a popular riding school in the quiet English town of Taviscombe. When Charlie is found dead in his stables from a blow to the head--with only his horses as witnesses to his final moments-- the entire community is shaken. Especially since Charlie's is just the first in a series of shocking and suspicious deaths. Mrs. Malory is on the case, but the trail of clues, from an unlucky horseshoe to a lethal electric fence, proves to be anything but a smooth ride
Mrs. Malory wonders why by Hazel Holt( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an English village, an elderly woman tenantis asked to move out by a landlord who wants to convertthe building, and when she refuses she is poisoned. Thevillain could be the landlord, or a family memberexploiting the conflict for the inheritance. Widow andsleuth Sheila Malory investigates. By the author of Mrs. Malory: Detective in Residence
Mrs. Malory and the only good lawyer by Hazel Holt( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A solicitor is murdered in the cozy village of Taviscombe, but no one is mourning as the man was a bore. Still, crime must be punished and Mrs. Malory opens an investigation, discovering the solicitor was a blackmailer
The shortest journey by Hazel Holt( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gossip has it that the wealthy widow Edith Rossiter's scheming daughter is pressuring her to sign over a substantial inheritance against her wishes when Mrs. Rossiter--and her sleeping pills--disappear
Mrs. Malory, detective in residence by Hazel Holt( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleuthing widow, Sheila Malory, leaves her cozy English village for a university in Pennsylvania to teach a course in literature. While there she investigates a murder, in the process providing a British perspective on American life. By the author of Mrs. Malory and the Festival Murders
Mrs. Malory and death in practice : a Sheila Malory mystery by Hazel Holt( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Malcolm Hardy, a much-despised veterinarian who is even detested by his furry patients, is found murdered, Mrs. Malory sets out to find a killer in a town full of suspects. Original
The cruellest month by Hazel Holt( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of a librarian in Oxford's New Bodleian library stirs Sheila Malory to probe the victim's past
Mrs. Malory and death by water : a Sheila Malory mystery by Hazel Holt( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While sorting through the library of her friend Leonora, a legendary journalist, British writer and occasional sleuth Sheila Malory stumbles upon some information regarding a new land development project that Leonara was against, leading Sheila to believe that her best friend was murdered. Original
Mrs. Malory and no cure for death by Hazel Holt( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Morrison is a brilliant doctor, but his bedside manner has made many enemies in Taviscombe. So no one is surprised when he is stabbed to death. However, Mrs. Malory is surprised when she uncovers numerous suspects for both motive and murderer
Mrs. Malory and the fatal legacy : a Sheila Malory mystery by Hazel Holt( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheila Malory's friend Beth is murdered shortly after their lunch together, and in going through her papers, Mrs. Malory "discovers something deadly ... the means and motives for murder!"--Cover
Mrs. Malory and the festival murder by Hazel Holt( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Adrian Palgrove, local poet, biographer, and busybody, is murdered during the local festival, Sheila Malory has a list of suspects nearly as long as the local telephone directory
Mrs. Malory and any man's death : a Sheila Malory mystery by Hazel Holt( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie Roberts is the local busybody for the village of Mere Barton. And when Annie dies from mushroom poisoning, Mrs. Malory finds the circumstances too suspicious not to investigate
Mrs. Malory and the delay of execution : a Sheila Malory mystery by Hazel Holt( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sudden death of a schoolteacher at a prestigious English prep school sends Mrs. Malory to the school as a substitute teacher, in which role she becomes suspicious about the teacher's untimely death and about the strange behavior of her eerily obedient students. Original
Mrs. Malory investigates by Hazel Holt( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone knows that impertinent Lee Montgomery is marrying Charles Richardson for his money. After Lee vanishes, Charles' friends breathe a sigh of relief. But Charles loves his pretty fiancee and is determined to get her back. He enlists the talents of Mrs. Sheila Malory, whose pastimes include reading nineteenth-century novels and ferreting out the truth. Mrs. Malory, a reluctant amateur detective, is soon convinced that Lee has been the victim of foul play. The residents of the sleepy seaside village of Taviscombe, England, are about to discover just how difficult it is to keep their terrible secrets with Mrs. Malory on the case. Mrs. Malory Investigates is the first of Hazel Holt's Mrs. Malory mysteries
Mrs. Malory and the lilies that fester : a Sheila Malory mystery by Hazel Holt( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheila Malory turns sleuth once again when the unsavory Gordon Masefield turns up dead and her future daughter-in-law becomes a prime suspect in the crime. Original
Any man's death by Hazel Holt( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sheila Malory is badgered by Annie Roberts to write the village history, she grudgingly agrees. After Annie dies of food poisoning, a victim of her love of freshly-picked mushrooms, Sheila reluctantly continues working on the history
 
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Mrs. Malory : death of a dean
Alternative Names
Hazel Holt britische Schriftstellerin

Hazel Holt British writer

Hazel Holt Brits romanschrijfster (1928-2015)

Hazel Holt escritora brit√°nica

Languages
English (214)

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Mrs. Malory : death of a deanMrs. Malory and a death in the family : a Sheila Malory mysteryMrs. Malory wonders whyMrs. Malory and the only good lawyerThe shortest journeyMrs. Malory, detective in residenceMrs. Malory and death in practice : a Sheila Malory mysteryThe cruellest month