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George, Elizabeth 1949-

Overview
Works: 499 works in 2,040 publications in 4 languages and 88,771 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Detective and mystery stories, English  Short stories, American  Suspense fiction  Drama  Short stories 
Roles: Creator, Editor, Contributor, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3557.E478, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth George
A place of hiding by Elizabeth George ( Book )
51 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 4,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trip to a wintry island in the English Channel spells peril for forensic scientist Simon St. James and his wife, Deborah, when they discover that the legacy of World War II still haunts the isle's inhabitants
What came before he shot her by Elizabeth George ( Book )
44 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 3,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In North Kensington three orphaned mixed-race children are bounced from one home to another. The middle child Joel takes care of the youngest, Toby, who isn't quite right. When a local gang threatens Toby, Joel makes a pact with the devil that ends in the murder of Thomas Lynley's wife.--From source other than the Library of Congress"--Novelist
Careless in red : a novel by Elizabeth George ( Book )
44 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scotland Yard's Thomas Lynley discovers the body of a young man who appears to have fallen to his death. The closest town, better known for its tourists and its surfing than its intrigue, seems an unlikely place for murder. However, it soon becomes apparent that a clever killer is indeed at work, and this time Lynley is not a detective but a witness and possibly a suspect
In pursuit of the proper sinner by Elizabeth George ( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 3,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley investigates the murder of two people whose bodies were found in a remote prehistoric stone circle
With no one as witness by Elizabeth George ( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and French and held by 3,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley, Barbara Havers, and Detective Sergeant Winston try to find the psychopath responsible for a gruesome series of murders, but tragedy strikes one of their own
This body of death : a novel by Elizabeth George ( Book )
43 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 3,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On compassionate leave after the murder of his wife and unborn child, Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley comes back to Scotland Yard when the body of a woman is found stabbed and abandoned in an isolated London cemetery; while Lynley works in London, his colleagues follow the trail to New Forest
In the presence of the enemy by Elizabeth George ( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 3,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In London, a woman parliamentarian's daughter is kidnapped and a newspaper editor with whom the parliamentarian had an affair receives a call, threatening the girl's life unless he admits paternity. Inspector Lynley suspects the girl is behind it
Playing for the ashes by Elizabeth George ( Book )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 3,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley, the eighth Earl of Asherton, and his partner, Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers, encounter what seems to be a perfect crime as they investigate a fatal fire at a fifteenth-century cottage--Novelist
Deception on his mind by Elizabeth George ( Book )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English policewoman Barbara Havers is assigned to investigate the murder of an affluent Pakistani which sparked a race riot. In between the sleuthing, a look at the tense race relations in modern Britain
Payment in blood by Elizabeth George ( Book )
77 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Thomas Lynley of Scotland Yard investigates the murder of a playwright at a Scottish country house hotel, where the members of a West End theatre company have assembled for the first reading of a controversial new play
Believing the lie by Elizabeth George ( Book )
33 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this novel Inspector Thomas Lynley is mystified when he's sent undercover to investigate the death of Ian Cresswell at the request of the man's uncle, the wealthy and influential Bernard Fairclough. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, and nothing on the surface indicates otherwise. But when Lynley enlists the help of his friends Simon and Deborah St. James, the trio's digging soon reveals that the Fairclough clan is awash in secrets, lies, and motives. Deborah's investigation of the prime suspect, Bernard's prodigal son Nicholas, a recovering drug addict, leads her to Nicholas' wife, a woman with whom she feels a kinship, a woman as fiercely protective as she is beautiful. Lynley and Simon delve for information from the rest of the family, including the victim's bitter ex-wife and the man he left her for, and Bernard himself. As the investigation escalates, the Fairclough family's veneer cracks, with deception and self-delusion threatening to destroy everyone from the Fairclough patriarch to Tim, the troubled son Ian left behind
A traitor to memory by Elizabeth George ( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Portuguese and held by 3,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley risks his career when Eugenie Davies is brutally murdered and discovers that she had been tied to an old murder investigation that could possibly involve his superior, Superintendent Malcolm Webberly, and as Tomas and his partners search for the truth, they must delve into dark secrets and passions of a prominent family to catch a killer
Well-schooled in murder by Elizabeth George ( Book )
58 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley of New Scotland Yard seeks the identity of an amoral killer in the death of a boy missing from a school in West Sussex
A suitable vengeance by Elizabeth George ( Book )
59 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley, Eighth Earl of Asherton, and his fiancee, Deborah Cotter, arrive at Howenstow, Lynley's family home, they find the atmosphere rife with tension
Missing Joseph by Elizabeth George ( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 3,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deborah and Simon take a country holiday to visit a favorite vicar only to discover that the vicar has died. The coroner's inquest has returned a verdict of "death by misadventure."
For the sake of Elena by Elizabeth George ( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 2,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scotland Yard Detectives Thomas Lynley and Barbara Havers investigate the murder of the elusive Elena Weaver
A great deliverance by Elizabeth George ( Book )
28 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 2,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a savage murder stuns the peaceful countryside of Scotland, Inspector Thomas Lynley is called in to solve the crime, but before he can do that he must find his way through the town's web of lies and secrets
Just one evil act by Elizabeth George ( Book )
18 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this gripping child-in-danger story, Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers and her partner, Inspector Thomas Lynley, investigate the kidnapping of a friend's little girl from an Italian marketplace. With both her job and the life of a little girl on the line, Barbara must decide what matters most, and how far she's willing to go to protect it
I, Richard : stories of suspense by Elizabeth George ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of five stories of human weakness and psychological suspense includes one tale that features a cameo appearance by a young Inspector Thomas Lynley
Two of the deadliest : new tales of lust, greed, and murder from outstanding women of mystery ( Book )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A volume of twenty-three original crime tales by women authors features themes of lust and greed
 
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Alternative Names
Dzhordzh, Ėlizabet, 1949-
Džordž, Ėlizabet 1949-
Džordža, Elizabete
George, Susan Elizabeth
George, Susan Elizabeth, 1949-
Susan Elizabeth George.
Джордж, Элизабет, 1949-
ジョージ, エリザベス
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