Most widely held works about James Bryce
Most widely held works by James Bryce
Autographs in the rain by Quintin Jardine ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Lethal intent by Quintin Jardine ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Four Albanian gangsters have infiltrated Edinburgh. They are smart guys, ruthless operators and deep undercover. MI5 are on their case and, unknown to DCC Bob Skinner and his men, they have set up a drug dealing sting to flush the gangsters out. The resulting mayhem and violence throws everyone into confusion until the dust settles and they realise the gangsters are preparing a hit on a member of the Royal family-a certain prince who is attending St Andrew's University.
Thursday legends by Quintin Jardine ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
For Deputy Chief Constable Bob Skinner the Thursday night football game at a local gym has been an unbroken tradition for twenty-five years. Along the way, players have come and gone, but the game has remained fiercely competitive. Until a former player is found murdered. Suddenly the Thursday Legends have more to worry about than aging knees.
Deadline for a dream [a Thane and Moss case by Bill Knox ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
A crime reporter, a gun, a money-worshipping girlfriend and insider knowledge of a factory payroll car's movements are a recipe for disaster.
Stay of execution by Quintin Jardine ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
The last darkness by Campbell Armstrong ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Gallery whispers by Quintin Jardine ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
With his boss recovering from a heart attack, Deputy Chief Constable Bob Skinner is filling his shoes. But he's about to be provided with more drama than he could ever want. One of the world's most ruthless terrorists is on his way to Edinburgh and he can only have one thing on his mind, the forthcoming conference of world Heads of Government. If Skinner doesn't pick up his trail fast, he could have a global disaster in his backyard.
Skinner's ghosts by Quintin Jardine ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Death department by Bill Knox ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
In a big Glasgow department store, shoplifting is an inevitable cause of loss. But when the losses skyrocket, the managing director senses that a highly organized swindle is in progress and demands action from the police. The mystery deepens when the head woman buyer disappears. Two savage murders follow in quick succession and the hunt is on - a hunt that leads full circle back to the store itself, as the cornered killer tries to fight free.
Blood proof by Bill Knox ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Colin Thane, second in command of the élite Scottish Crime squad, is sent North to investigate the dead of three men and the attack on the whisky warehouse at Broch Distillery.
Head shot by Quintin Jardine ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Assistant Chief constable Bob Skinner's legendary cool is shaken when he's faced with the bodies of his wife's parents. They have been brutally murdered. At the death scene in New York state, Skinner's out of his jurisdiction but he's not going to let that stop him shaping the investigation. Soon it's clear that there's a killer hunting down a group of men with links which go back to the 1960s, and that he's acting on instructions from highly placed sources. But just how high? Meanwhile back in Edinburgh Detective Superintendent Maggie Rose and her husband Mario, Divisional CID commander, are faced with a secret from the past that could bring their days in the police force crashing to a halt. And Skinner's not on hand to give out advice ...
The counterfeit killers by Bill Knox ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Death bytes by Bill Knox ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Snowball oranges by Peter Kerr ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
A Scottish family give up relative sanity and security to go and grow oranges for a living in a secluded valley in the mountains of Mallorca. However, it isn't long before they realise that they have been sold a bit of a lemon of an orange farm.
Little drops of blood by Bill Knox ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
The taste of proof by Bill Knox ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
With one man in jail and another on the wanted list, the safe-raiding at Glen Ault whisky warehouse seems an ordinary enough incident to Detective Chief Inspector Colin Thane and Detective Inspector Phil Moss of Glasgow's bustling Millside Division. But the case assumes major proportions when the jailed man's wife is murdered and HM Customs and Excise become involved. The two CID officers soon realise that the real taste of proof would have to come from the whisky - but to find their proof they must travel from the great sprawl of a new housing development in the city to the desolate loneliness of a vast peat-bog.
Viva Mallorca! one Mallorcan autumn by Peter Kerr ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Autumn has arrived for the Kerrs on their fruit farm on the island of Mallorca. Under the sharp eye of his long-suffering wife Ellie, Peter struggles to shake off the relaxed Spanish "tranquilo"ness that he has now mastered all too well. Old friendships are re-established and new ones are found as the Kerrs are introduced to Mallorca's champagne-swilling Filthy-Rich-Set and their eyes are opened by just how the other half lives... With mosquito-repellent vinegar baths, delicious Mallorcan food, and a background support from dogs, donkeys, parrots and canaries, this is an autumn such as they've never known - Viva Mallorca!
The bad fire by Campbell Armstrong ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Eddie has grown away from his roots, and away from the city of Glasgow. He went to America with his mother as a child, but his sister Joyce stayed with their father - the charming and violent Jackie Mallon. Now Jackie has been murdered and the son he didn't know is coming home for the funeral.
Murmuring the judges by Quintin Jardine ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
In Edinburgh's old Parliament House, an armed robbery trial is about to take a macabre turn. While the lawyers tussle over the evidence, the judge suddenly collapses in mortal agony - the victim of an apparent heart attack.
White rage by Campbell Armstrong ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
When a young Asian entrepreneur dies in a suspicious fall from his high-rise apartment and an Indian kindergarten teacher is gunned down in front of her class it's clear to Detective Sergeant Lou Perlman that he is dealing with racially motivated murder. The emergence of a group called White Rage and a growing sense of fear across the city of Glasgow mean that Perlman needs some answers quickly.
Actresses Audiobooks Audiobooks Authors, Scottish Biography Brain-damaged children Buchanan, Tam (Fictitious character) Cunningham, John (Fictitious character) Department stores Detective and mystery stories Detective and mystery stories Farmers Farm life Fiction Fizz (Fictitious character : Holms) Great Britain Great Britain.--MI5 History Homes Integrated circuits Jews Kerr, Peter,--1940- MacVicar, Angus,--1908-2001 Manners and customs Moss, Phil (Fictitious character) Murder Murder--Investigation Natural areas Orange growers Oranges Organized crime Police Political science Real estate developers Reality television programs Reporters and reporting Scotland Scotland--East Lothian Scotland--Edinburgh Scotland--Glasgow Scotland--Hebrides Scots Skinner, Bob (Fictitious character) Soccer players Spain--Majorca Stalking Talking books Talking books Thane, Colin (Fictitious character) Travel
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