Most widely held works about Robin Bailey
Most widely held works by Robin Bailey
The murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Dr. Sheppard follows Hercule Poirot around and is instrumental in giving him one of the most valuable clues to a perplexing murder.
The clocks by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Three unreliable witnesses and four clocks set at 4:13 are the only things detective Hercule Poirot has to help him solve a case before someone else is murdered.
Sparkling cyanide by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
The coroner's verdict: suicide, after beautiful heiress Rosemary Barton dies from drinking a cyanide-laced glass of chanpagne at her own birthday party. Her husband George doesn't believe it, based on two anonymous letters that suggest murder. But who has a motive? Rosemary's lover or the lover's spurned wife, her penniless sister, or even George or his secretary? One year after her death, six gather for dinner in remembrance. The plan is to trap the killer, but instead, death strikes again!
Murder being once done by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
When a young girl's body is found in a London cemetery and the local police, under the command of Wexford's nephew, are baffled, Wexford decides to brave his doctor's wrath and the condescension of the London police by doing a little investigating of his own. For the canny, tireless, and unflappable policeman is an unblinking observer of human nature, whose study has taught him that under certain circumstances the most unlikely people are capable of the most appalling crimes.
Ordeal by innocence by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 330 libraries worldwide
When his adoptive mother is bludgeoned to death, troubled son Jacko Argyle is convicted of the crime. Two years later Arthur Calgary returns from abroad and gives Jacko an alibi. Unfortunately Jacko has already died behind bars and the family is not happy to hear of his innocence, for if he didn't kill his mother, who did?
Wolf to the slaughter by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Anita Margolis had vanished. There was no body, no crime, and nothing more concrete than an anonymous letter. According to headquarters, it wasn't to be considered a murder inquiry at all. But Inspector Burden saw a pattern in the case. Not only had Anita been wealthy and flighty, she had been thoroughly immoral. She also kept her money in handbags, not in the bank. Detective Burden could see exactly what had happened.
Dragonkin by Robin Bailey ( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
The time of the dragons has passed, and a New Age is coming--an age that willbe dominated by a race called "Man." Wyvernwood, a deep and mysterious forestin the land of Engmar, is the last known refuge for the dragons, but there isno stopping the gradual encroachment of Men.
The religious body by Catherine Aird ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 155 libraries worldwide
When Sister Anne is murdered, Inspector Sloan cannot imagine who would want to kill a cloistered nun. Interviewing 50 nuns is not an easy task, as each has taken a new name when they entered the order and their habits make them look alike.
Parting breath by Catherine Aird ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector C.D. Sloan knew there would be trouble when he was called in to the student sit-in at Calleshire University. The dons were nervous, the students excited--a clash of some kind seemed inevitable. But what did happen was totally unexpected...
A late phoenix by Catherine Aird ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
C.D. Sloan takes on a cold case: the skeleton of a woman and a baby are found during reconstruction of a house bombed by Germans in the village of Lamb Lane. Is it an old crime? or a new one with little evidence to work on?
Macbeth Complete by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 134 libraries worldwide
The insane ambition of a Scottish war hero unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is goaded by his wife into murdering King Duncan and assuming his throne. Macbeth plunges further into murder and moral decay while trying to keep the unsteady crown on his head. While Lady Macbeth crumbles away in guilt and madness, the haunted Macbeth fights another dark forecast which may doom him.
The stately home murder by Catherine Aird ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
At a stately manor home, open for public tours, a young boy lifts the helmet on a suit of armor and finds a human face staring back at him! Detective C.D. Sloan and his wisecracking sidekick, Crosby, must figure out who stashed the body and why.
Henrietta who by Catherine Aird ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Life for Henrietta Jenkins was a quiet, well-ordered affair₇a home with her widowed mother and degree studies at university. But her life changed dramatically when, just before her 21st birthday, her mother's body was found in a quiet road, apparently the victim of a hit-and-run driver. For not only did the simple case turn into a murder hunt, but the post mortem also revealed that Grace Jenkins had never had any children. In which case, who was Henrietta?
Kissing the gunner's daughter by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
A brutal mass murder seems at first to be a burglary gone wrong, but Chief Inspector Wexford sees a connection to the killing of a police officer.
A town like Alice by Nevil Shute ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
The story of a young woman who miraculously survived a Japanese death march in World War II and an Australian soldier, also a prisoner of war, who offered to help her.
No more dying then by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Inspector Wexford investigates the baffling disappearance of a young girl and a young boy from the same neighborhood.
Ruined city by Nevil Shute ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
The magical friendship between a young girl, her lonely, bed-ridden cousin and a country boy who can talk to the birds is played out with all the freshness and warmth of the original novel in this full-cast dramatisation starring Beryl Reid, Robin Bailey and Harriet Walter.
Camelot 1982 original London cast by Frederick Loewe ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 72 libraries worldwide
The best man to die by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A man and his daughter lie dead after a car accident. Strangely, no other car was involved and no cause has been found. Wexford's only option is to wait and hope that the one surviving victim - the mother, Mrs Fanshawe - regains consciousness. But when she finally awakens six weeks later, Wexford's attention has already been distracted by a violent new case. Walking by the canal that morning, Wexford discovered the bloody body of Charlie Hatton. The two cases are obviously unrelated, although something is bothering the redoubtable Wexford and he can't work out why or what. As he begins to wonder whether there could be a connection, the unexpected occurs: the Fanshawe daughter, believed to have been killed in the accident, appears at her mother's bedside very much alive - container.
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