WorldCat Identities

McBain, Kenny -1989

Overview
Works: 80 works in 115 publications in 1 language and 2,990 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television cop shows  Television programs  Television adaptations  Television series  Television mini-series  Science fiction television programs  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Creator, Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kenny McBain
Inspector Morse, the dead of Jericho collection set( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Inspector Morse and Sergeant Lewis solve crimes of murder in England
Last bus to Woodstock( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse uncovers a web of intrigue, blackmail and hidden passion in a local insurance office, when he investigates the death of a young secretary
The Wolvercote tongue( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A precious jewel known as The Wolvercote tongue is missing and its owner has been found dead in a hotel room. Morse suspects foul play, despite the pathologist's report that she died of a heart attack
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is called in to investigate one of the most puzzling murder cases yet. Someone is selling examination secrets at Oxford and making a killing in more ways than one. Nicholas Quinn is the hard-of-hearing member of an examinations board until one day he is found dead at home. Can Morse match up the clues with the killer?--Container
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Morse visits his stepmother and half-sister, he finds himself in the middle of a tragedy. His stepniece has committed suicide
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While celebrations are taking place at the new college building at Oxford, Morse and Lewis look into the murder of a freelance journalist, who was working on an article about college benefactor Bayden
Driven to distraction( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morse's investigations into the apparently motiveless murder of a young woman lead him to question his own driving ability and to consider selling his coveted Mark 2 Jaguar
Inspector Morse( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On a June morning in 1859, the body of a young woman was found by the Oxford Canal. In the present day, recovering after an operation in hospital, Morse is visited by Adele Cecil (Judy Loe) and American scholar Millie Van Buren (Lisa Eichhorn) whose book on the murder becomes his preoccupation. Morse soon becomes convinced that the two boatmen publicly hanged for the murder of the respectably married Joanna Franks were the victims of a gross miscarriage of justice. Inspector Morse is joined by Adrian Kershaw (Matthew Finney), a young graduate police constable, who assists him in his investigations."--Container
Inspector Morse( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
Inspector Morse( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Last bus to Woodstock) Morse uncovers a web of intrigue and blackmail in a local insurance office when he probes the death of a young secretary. (Ghost in the machine) Erotic paintings, burglary and a missing baronet, Morse delves into the minds and morals of the aristocracy to solve this baffling case. (The last enemy) Intense rivalry for one of the prestigious university posts has led to murder, but which highly respected contender is the killer?
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Sins of the father) The family run Radford Brewery is the subject of a takeover bid by a huge multinational when the managing director is unexpectedly found dead. (Driven to distraction) Morse is convinced that a womanizing local car dealer holds the key to the murders of two young women, but he has no proof. (Masonic mysteries) Morse is the prime suspect when his lady friend is murdered during a dress rehearsal of The Magic Flute. Even loyal Sergeant Lewis must admit that all the clues point ot Morse as the killer
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Deceived by flight) the Clarets XI old boys' cricket team gather for their annual match, but before the first ball is bowled, one of the team meets an untimely death. (The secret of Bay 5B) Playboy architect Michael Gifford has been found strangled in his car and the only clues to the murder are his diary and a car park ticket. (The infernal serpent) An environmentalist is murdered minutes before his controversial lecture, leading Morse and Lewis to tackle an unsavory case that unearths skeletons in the closet of a respectable academic family
Doctor Who( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peaceful planet Aneth was once at war with the mighty Skonnon empire. Now the Skonnon ships have returned to the skies of Aneth, demanding tribute. But as the final consignment is being taken to Skonnos, an accident forces the ship off course. The Doctor decides that the TARDIS is in need of an overhaul, and after materialising in deep space, dismantles most of the ships key circuitry, immbolising the time/space machine. Nearby is the stricken Skonnon spacecraft, and both shops are seemingly caught in a gravity field that could destroy them
Inspector Morse( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Greeks bearing gifts) Oxford's closely knit Greek community closes ranks when the chef at Seargeant Lewis's favourite Greek restaurant is found dead and a baby goes missing. (Promised land) The search for ex-informant Kenny Stone takes Morse and Lewis to Australia, where a routine inquiry becomes an ordeal of suspense, death and kidnapping. (Dead on time) A simple suicide turns into a murder investigation with only one man seemingly capable of having committed the crime
Inspector Morse( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who find solace in real ale, classical music, and difficult crosswords. Together with his able sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his condierable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Second time around) The murder of a retired police commissioner and the theft of a chapter of his memoirs seem linked to a child's killing eighteen years earlier. (Fat chance) Morse is attracted to a female cleric while investigating the suspicious death of a woman deacon, a strong candidate to become the first female chaplain of St. Saviour's College. (Who killed Harry Field?) Harry Field was an artist, a raconteur, a drinker, and not averse to forging the odd painting. His mysterious death leads Morse to discover that perhaps Harry was not the loveable rogue he appeared to be
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who find solace in real ale, classical music, and difficult crosswords. Together with his able sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Cherubim & seraphim) While Morse goes on leave to explore his stepniece's suicide, Lewis probes the death of a youth killed by a train. Similarities in the cases point to possible drug use. (Deadly slumber) When the founder of a private clinic is found murdered in his car, suspicion falls on a rich bookmaker whose daughter is in a coma. (The day of the devil) Hunting for an escaped rapist, Morse and Lewis are drawn into a disturbing world of devil worship, and a bloody showdown in a quiet suburb
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Inspector Morse and Detective Sergeant Lewis investigate death and murder in the English town of Oxford
Inspector Morse( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxford is to receive a new college building funded by businessman Andrew Baydon. This is only one thing wrong with the generous gift, the building will be a modern version of a Rajput palace. While some people feel the gift is in distinctly bad taste, Oxford feels it has to show its thanks to such an important benefactor. While the celebrations are taking place, Morse and Lewis are making inquiries into the murder of a freelance journalist who was working on an article about college benefactor Baydon. As the two detectives wait for Baydon's celebratory procession to finish, a shot rings out and a guest falls to the ground
 
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Alternative Names
McBain, Kenny, d. 1989

Languages
English (35)