Most widely held works by Nigel Anthony
The babes in the wood by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 717 libraries worldwide
Lovable, unflappable Chief Inspector Wexford must investigate when two teenagers and their babysitter disappear during a weekend of torrential rain.
Arthur & George by Julian Barnes ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the lives of two boys--one who is forgotten by history, and one who becomes the creator of the world's most famous detective--as they pursue their separate destinies until they meet in a remarkable alliance.
Some lie and some die by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
For awhile, the rock festival at "Sundays" went well. The sun shone, the bands played, and everyone-except a few angry neighbors-seemed to enjoy themselves. Then the weather changed. And in a nearby quarry, two lovers found a body that made even Inspector Wexford's stomach lurch.
A sleeping life by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
The body found under the hedge was of a large, gaunt woman. There was nothing to tell Detective Chief Inspector Wexford her address, occupation, or identity.
The rottweiler by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
A killer nicknamed the Rottweiler is stalking the streets. There are only two clues, he seems to have a preference for strangling his victims and then removing something personal.
Sins of the fathers by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
It was a brutal, vicious crime--and sixteen years old. A helpless old woman battered to death with an axe. Harry Painter hung for it, and Chief Inspector Wexford is certain they executed the right man. But Reverend Archery has doubts--because his son wants to marry the murderer's beautiful, brilliant daughter. He begins unravelling the past, only to discover that murder breeds murder--and often conceals even deeper secrets.
A new lease of death by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Someone wants to prove Inspector Wexford wrong about the first murder case he investigated years ago.
Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Two seemingly homeless men are waiting for someone, or something, named Godot. Vladimir and Estragon wait near a tree on a barren stretch of road, inhabiting a drama spun from their own consciousness.
9/11 through Saudi eyes ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
"In this program, a broad cross-section of Saudis--parents and neighbors of the accused hijackers, editors of Arab News and Asharq Al Awasat, political and military analysts, a psychologist, and others--give their perceptions of events and issues involving September 11th."--Container.
Magnus Powermouse by Dick King-Smith ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
When a large mouse fed on a diet of Porker Pills becomes even larger his problems become hilarious.
Blood lines by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Road rage by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
A bypass is planned in Kingsmarkham, but before the protestors make their presence felt, the badly decomposed body of a young womanis discovered. Burden thinks he knows the identity of the murderer, but Wexford is not convinced.
The woman in white by Wilkie Collins ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Klassisk kriminalroman om Walter Hartright's mystiske møde med kvinden i hvidt, et møde, som trækker ham ind i en malstrøm af forbrydelse, kidnapning og internationale forviklinger.
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
During one of his several adventurous voyages in the 1600's, an Englishman becomes the sole survivor of a shipwreck and lives for nearly thirty years on a deserted island.
Sparkling cyanide by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
In a Luxembourg nightclub, six friends sit down at a table laid for seven. In front of the empty place is a sprig of rosemary, as a remembrance of Rosemary Barton, who was murdered exactly one year earlier-- by one of those present.
Harm done by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
On the day Lizzie came back from the dead, the police and her family had already begun to search for her body. She had been missing for three days. A short while later another young woman disappears, just as a convicted paedophile is released into the community. The residents on the local estate are prepared to take the law into their own hands when two more serious crimes are committed.
The Burma legacy by Geoffrey Archer ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Fifty-five years after the end of World War Two, the Burmese jungle still holds bloody secrets ... When wealthy businessman and former Japanese POW interrogator Tetsuo Kamato offers to make reparation for abusing his Allied prisoners, he is recognised by former POW Peregrine Harrison. Harrison never got over his maltreatment at Kamats's hands and has dreamed of killing him ever since. Now he has his chance. But MI6 officer Sam Packer is given the order to stop Harrison.
Shake hands for ever by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Wexford could discover no motive, no reason and no suspect. Probably he was reading meaning where there was none; probably Angela Hathall really had picked up a stranger, and that stranger had killed her. But why such doubt? Was Wexford becoming cynical and untrusting -- or was this one of the most ingenious crimes he had ever tackled?
Shake hands forever by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Angela Hathall was not the sort to invite a stranger into her home. So who managed to strangle her without a struggle? That is the problem facing Inspector Wexford. But the tricky case soon becomes an obsession that threatens to destroy his career--as well as his marriage.
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Shy Mole is cleaning his underground house until the spring weather lures him above for a cautious encounter with the worldly Water Rat. Their exploration of the Wild Wood includes lunch with Otter and hilarious adventures at Toad Hall.
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