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Guidall, George

Overview
Works: 835 works in 3,955 publications in 1 language and 302,967 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Fantasy fiction  Adventure stories  Spy stories 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, 0e
Classifications: PS3552.R354, 813.54
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Most widely held works by George Guidall
The cat who dropped a bombshell by Lilian Jackson Braun ( Recording )
22 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 2,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While the residents of Pickax eagerly await a festival celebrating the 150th anniversary of the town's founding, newspaper columnist James Qwilleran must entertain Harvey Ledfield, an aspiring architect. Strange occurrences seem to follow Harvey around. Koko, the Siamese cat, leaps on his head, a knitter predicts murder, and a woman comes from California to leave a message for Qwill. It's up to Koko to help Qwill piece the clues together
The cat who had 60 whiskers by Lilian Jackson Braun ( Recording )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With his companion Polly in Paris, Qwill keeps himself occupied by writing an absurdist play called "The Cat Who Got Elected Dog Catcher." Meanwhile, things are spicing up in Pickax. Huge inheritances from old families are suddenly and mysteriously pouring in to town, but nobody is quite sure why. Except Koko, that is--and she's not telling. Then things get really interesting when one resident drops dead from an apparent bee sting. Can Qwill and his cats get to the bottom of things?
The cat who went bananas by Lilian Jackson Braun ( Recording )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 2,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The people of Pickax are in a state of eager anticipation. The Pirate's Chest, the long-awaited new bookstore, is finally set to open, and the Theatre Club is preparing to perform Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. However, the play is brought to an abrupt halt as a cast member is killed in a car accident. But was it really an accident? As suspicions rise, Qwill and his sleuthing Siamese cats have their work cut out for them
The cat who talked turkey by Lilian Jackson Braun ( Recording )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 2,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What Pickax, the town "400 miles north of everywhere," needs is a new bookstore. But just as Pickax prepares to celebrate the ground breaking for a new one, a body is discovered in a nearby wooded arie. Turning their attention from books to clues, Qwill, Koko, and Yum Yum set off on a hunt that will entertain
Foreign body by Robin Cook ( Recording )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a study break, UCLA medical student Jennifer Hernandez is shocked to learn that her grandmother died during surgery in New Delhi. Desperate to find out why, she uncovers several other unexplained deaths
Crisis by Robin Cook ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After years spent paying his dues, talented physician Craig Bowman enjoys a successful practice providing "concierge" medicine for patrons wealthy enough to afford this exclusive service. But when a hypocondriac patient dies and a malpractice suit is launched, the good doctor's life is sent into a tailspin. New York medical examiner Jack Stapleton suggests the body be exhumed, and then things get really interesting. Startling evidence comes to light--and there are those who will stop at nothing to keep this information buried
Marker by Robin Cook ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York City medical examiners Laurie Montgomery and Jack Stapleton confront a series of puzzling hospital deaths of young, healthy people after successful routine surgery. Laurie comes to suspect that not only are the deaths related--they're intentional, suggesting the work of a remarkably clever serial killer
The cat who smelled a rat by Lilian Jackson Braun ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a long drought, the citizans of Pickax are worried about wildfires. Their fears are soon realized. With a case of arson, the shooting of a volunteer fire-watcher and the murder of the president of the curling club, James Qwilleran and Co. are called in to sniff out the rat responsible
The cat who brought down the house by Lilian Jackson Braun ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thelma Thackeray, a native of Moose County, has achieved fame and fortune in Hollywood. Now 82, she has returned to Pickax to have some fun before she dies. Purchasing the old opera house, Thelma reopens it as a film club. But when the premier event, the Kit Kat Revue, sets the stage for murder, Jim Qwilleran and his perceptive Siamese cats are ready to spring into action
Critical by Robin Cook ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Successful doctor and entrepreneur Angela Dawson has a controlling stake in Angels Healthcare, the highly successful medical company she founded. But something unexpected and deeply troubling is happening at her three New York specialty hospitals--drug-resistant staph infections are on the rise, killing patients
The cat who went up the creek by Lilian Jackson Braun ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Koko, Yum Yum, and James Qwilleran embark on their latest mystery when gold prospectors, wildlife photographers, and pirates arrive at the Nutcracker Inn to take part in a game
The sinister pig by Tony Hillerman ( Recording )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The victim, well dressed but stripped of identification, is found at the edge of the vast Jicarilla Apache natural gas field just inside the jurisdiction of the Navajo Tribal Police, presenting Sergeant Jim Chee with a complex puzzle. Why did the Washington office of the FBI snatch custody of this case from its local agents, cover it with secrecy, and call it a hunting accident? What was the victim seeking among the maze of pipelines and pumping stations in America's largest gas field?
Everyman by Philip Roth ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hero of Everyman is obsessed with mortality. As he reminds himself at one point, "I'm thirty-four! Worry about oblivion when you're seventy-five." But he cannot help himself. He is the ex-husband in three marriages gone wrong. He is the father of two sons who detest him, despite a daughter who adores him. And as his health worsens, he is the envious brother of a much fitter man
The shape shifter by Tony Hillerman ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retired from the Navajo Tribal Police, Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn is called upon once again to solve a crime. This time it's Joe's last case, a case that remains unsolved and contines to haunt him
The cat who robbed a bank by Lilian Jackson Braun ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Delachamp, an estate jeweler from Chicago, has been holding court in Pickax's newly refurbished hotel. Impoverished local gentry are offering him heirlooms, while well-heeled citizens are purchasing baubles worth thousands. Qwill finds the jeweler's cash-only policy peculiar, and even more unsettling: Koko and Yum Yum have become strangely restless
Protect and defend by Vince Flynn ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lebanese master terrorist Imad Mukhtar has spent the past decade picking his targets and preparing his cells for this moment. All he needs is approval from Iran's Supreme Council and he will strike at America's soft underbelly. With the US on high alert, the President calls on America's terrorist hunter, Mitch Rapp
The cat who saw stars by Lilian Jackson Braun ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journalist Jim Qwilleran and his Siamese cats, Koko and Yum Yum, investigate the disappearance of a backpacker near Lake Superior. By the author of The Cat Who Sang for the Birds
The gunslinger by Stephen King ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first book of Stephen King's series of novels called the Dark Tower, introducing the haunting figure, Roland of Gilead, the last gunslinger and his pursuit of the Man in Black
Exit ghost by Philip Roth ( Recording )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After 11 years of isolation in his New England mountain refuge, Zuckerman returns to New York City and makes three important connections that threaten his carefully protected sense of isolation
The wailing wind by Tony Hillerman ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothing had seemed complicated about the old "Golden Calf" case. A con game had gone sour. Wealthy old Wiley Denton had shot the swindler, called the police, confessed, and done his short prison time. No mystery there, except why did the rich man's bride vanish? And now, papers found by Sergeant Jim Chee and Officer Bernie Manuelito in a new homicide case connect the victim to Denton and to the mythical Golden Calf Mine
 
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