WorldCat Identities

Monfredo, Miriam Grace

Overview
Works: 20 works in 78 publications in 3 languages and 5,449 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3563.O5234, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Miriam Grace Monfredo
Seneca Falls inheritance by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The small town of Seneca Falls, New York is in the midst of the Women's Rights Convention of 1848. Elizabeth Cady Stanton calls upon the town librarian, Glynis Tryon, to help organize the event. When a body turns up in the canal, Glynis begins investigating and takes a stand against a murderer
The stalking horse by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and French and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleuth Bronwen Llyr tries to foil the assassination of Abraham Lincoln during his inauguration. Bronwen gets wind of the plot while attending the founding convention of the Confederate States of America in Montgomery, Alabama. By the author of Through a Gold Eagle
Sisters of Cain by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862, as the Civil War rages around them, two sisters find themselves behind enemy lines as they investigate a baffling mystery and try to prevent a Confederate conspiracy that threatens not only their lives but the fate of the Union
North star conspiracy by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and French and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Unmarried (by choice) librarian Glynis Tryon (Seneca Falls Inheritance, 1992) learns firsthand of the iniquities of slavery when her boardinghouse landlady's son Niles returns to their western New York home with Kiri--a beautiful mulatto slave he helped escape from a Virginia plantation. A slave-catcher is on their trail, and though Glynis manages to get Kiri to her sister's house in Rochester, a stop on the Underground Railroad, Niles is captured and returned to Virginia to stand trial. In Richmond to help Niles' lawyer, Glynis learns that three recent murders back home all tie in with Kiri--and with the murder of her fleeing family 13 years before by a villainous overseer, now living up north under another identity. With help from Constable Sundown and Cullen Stuart, a Pinkerton detective, Glynis and Kiri bait a trap performance of Macbeth at Seneca Falls' just-opened theater. Stimulating fare (despite a subplot or two too many) that effectively parallels the powerlessness of slaves and women--the disenfranchised--building to a dramatic courtroom sequence. Sojourner Truth, Matthew Brady, et al., appear in memorable cameos."--Kirkus Review
Must the maiden die by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1861 New York State, librarian Glynis Tryon investigates the murder of a businessman, followed by the disappearance of his kitchen maid. A tale of sexual abuse
Through a gold eagle : a Glynis Tryon mystery by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and French and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1850s Seneca Falls, librarian Glynis Tryon investigates murder and the counterfeiting of money. The case is linked to the financing of suffragette and abolitionist movements
Blackwater spirits by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1857, two women in Seneca Falls, New York, set out to prove the innocence of a man falsely accused of murder. They are Glynis Tryon, the village librarian, and Dr. Neva Cardoza, a feminist physician, an oddity on both counts in those days. Lots of detail on Indian women and the temperance movement, of which Cardoza is a supporter
Brothers of Cain by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862, undercover agent Bronwen Llyr must engineer her brother Seth's escape from Libby Prison in Richmond before he is executed
Children of Cain by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undercover agent Bronwen Llyr stumbles upon a plot by Robert E. Lee to use a surprise attack to cut off the Union Army's supply line and risks everything to warn General McClellan of the impending disaster
Crime through time( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime through time II( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Named a Top Ten Paperback by "The Poisoned Pen", this timeless new collection of historical mysteries features stories by award-winning writers, including Robert Barnard, Jan Burke, Michael Coney, Dianne Day, Carole Nelson Douglas, Elizabeth Foxwell, Edward D. Hoch, Nancy Kress, Gillian Linscott, Edward Marston, Miriam Grace Monfredo, Maam Nyers, Sharan Newman, Anne Perry, John Maddox Roberts, Laura Joh Rowland, Walter Satterthwait, Sarah Smith, and William Wu
Hexer, Henker, Hurensöhne : historische Kriminalgeschichten ; Lesungen( Recording )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackwater spirits by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spiritualism,Temperance, and Medicine are involved in this mystery set Seneca Falls, New York in 1857. As librarian Glynis Tryon attempts to save a Native American from hanging for murder, a dark, decade-old secret emerges as more deaths are uncovered"--
Through a gold eagle : a Seneca Falls historical mystery by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1859. The nation is divided over slavery, with abolitionists spearheading a relentless - and violent - plan of attack. And in Seneca Falls, New York, the federal crime of counterfeiting adds up to a deadly account of deceit, injustice, and murder. After a year in Springfield, Illinois, Glynis returns home with Emma, her shy, seventeen-year-old niece. Emma's only joy comes from sewing and playing the dulcimer - and little else since her mother died. Glynis hopes that a change of scene will help young Emma's spirits. But as their train journeys from Rochester to Seneca Falls, a passenger is fatally stabbed right before their eyes. Before he dies, the victim hands Glynis a pouch containing a signet ring, a crumpled bank note, and a twenty dollar gold eagle coin"--
Brothers of Cain by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hexer, Henker, Hurensöhne historische Kriminalgeschichten ; Lesungen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Must the maiden die by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seneca Falls, New York; 1861. Librarian Glynis Tryon assists constable Cullen Stuart in investigating the murder of local businessman Roland Brant. Suspects include the victim's son and a missing mute kitchen maid. Meanwhile, Glynis's niece, Emma, is experiencing wedding jitters
The stalking horse by Miriam Grace Monfredo( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The acclaimed mysteries of Miriam Grace Monfredo have fascinated readers by bringing to life one of the most exciting eras of our nation's history, and the adventures of a small-town librarian named Glynis Tryon... It's the eve of the Civil War, and Glynis Tryon's niece, Bronwen, has joined Pinkerton's Detective Agency. While on her first assignment in the South, two agents are murdered. When word reaches Seneca Falls that Bronwen is in trouble, Glynis heads south--and finds her niece caught in the midst of a diabolical plot designed to strike at the very heart of the United States government"--
Children of Cain. (The Cain trilogy, book III.) by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brothers of Cain. (The Cain trilogy, book II.) by Miriam Grace Monfredo( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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