WorldCat Identities

Carlon, Patricia 1927-2002

Overview
Works: 32 works in 151 publications in 8 languages and 4,991 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9619.3.C37, 823
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Patricia Carlon
Crime of silence by Patricia Carlon( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Australia, a baby is kidnaped and the babysitter is murdered. Question is who did it, the father, the estranged mother, or a real kidnaper? Eager to know is a man who provided the ransom money before the father disappeared. By the author of The Running Woman
The running woman by Patricia Carlon( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Australian psychodrama featuring a young widow who is a newcomer to a district where everyone knows everyone else. The woman, Gabriel Endicott, has a run-in with a nasty girl who subsequently drowns, apparently pushed off a bridge. The town picks on Gabriel as the suspect and she must clear her name. By the author of The Whispering Wall
The whispering wall by Patricia Carlon( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bedridden woman in Australia, unable to move or speak, overhears through the ventilation system a plot by two people to commit murder. The woman sets out to give warning in the only way she can, by blinking her eyes, but in the process the murderers realize she knows their secret
The souvenir by Patricia Carlon( Book )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological suspense story on a murder investigation, four years after the crime. The setting is Australia and the victim is a young man believed to have been killed by a pair of hitchhiking girls, but police cannot find proof. So the young man's sister turns to Jefferson Shields, a private investigator with a reputation as someone who solves puzzles. The London Evening Standard called it "a most ingenious story." By the author of The Whispering Well
The unquiet night by Patricia Carlon( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After strangling a girl, Mart stalks a woman and her niece, realizing they are the only ones who can connect him to the crime. Tracking them to a small Australian town, Mart corners the aunt and traps her inside a steel vault where no one can hear her screams, and where air is running out
The price of an orphan by Patricia Carlon( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in 7 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy in Australia says he witnessed a murder, but as he is a known liar nobody believes him. The killer, however, does and when the boy and his family go on holiday in the Outback the killer follows
Hush, it's a game by Patricia Carlon( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in English and German and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Little Virginia lives in an apartment complex in Sydney with her widowed father. She must be left with a babysitter over the Christmas holiday while her father travels on business. Isobel, the sitter, is a reluctant neighbor, pressed into service at the last minute. Annoyed with her lively young charge, she locks the child in the kitchen when her boyfriend visits. Then something unforeseen occurs and the little girl's life is placed in jeopardy."--Jacket
Who are you, Linda Condrick? by Patricia Carlon( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The contentious relatives living on the Forst sheep station in the Australian outback are united against the stranger in their midst. Linda Condrick has come from Sydney to nurse the family matriarch in her last illness. Then Gregory Forst, the old woman's heir, announces their engagement."--Jacket
Death by demonstration by Patricia Carlon( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2002 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See nothing, say nothing by Patricia Carlon( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betray me--if you dare by Patricia Carlon( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unquiet night by Patricia Carlon( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mart never meant to kill anyone. It was the girl - she just went on and on, taunting him until all he could think of was how to shut her up. But they were strangers and no one saw them together by the lake. No one was there ... except that woman picnicking ... with the little girl. As panic strikes, Mart realises what he must do to save himself
Forty pices of alloy by Patricia Carlon( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circle of fear by Patricia Carlon( Book )

3 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in Dutch and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danger in the dark by Patricia Carlon( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and Swedish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The souvenir by Patricia Carlon( Recording )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An early morning murder in the park of a quiet country town in Australia. Four years later, Marion must find out who killed her brother. The police, the press and ordinary people have lost interest in the case, unable to determine which of two teenage girls was the culprit. Sandra and Peta met each other while hitchiking across Australia. They travelled together for a short time. Each accused each other of stabbing the boy in the park. Marion seeks help to resolve the matter
The whispering wall by Patricia Carlon( Recording )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laid out like a fish on a slab, Sarah listens as the wall whisper their deadly plans
Wer bist du, Linda? : Kriminalroman by Patricia Carlon( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panik by Patricia Carlon( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gidslet by Patricia Carlon( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Crime of silence
Alternative Names
Carlon, Patricia B. 1927-2002

Carlon, Patricia B. (Patricia Bernardette), 1927-2002

Carlon, Patricia Bernadette.

Kāron, Patorishia 1927-2002

Patricia Carlon Australian writer

Patricia Carlon schrijver van misdaadromans uit Australië (1927-2002)

カーロン, パトリシア

Languages
English (77)

German (14)

Japanese (13)

Swedish (9)

French (7)

Dutch (5)

Danish (4)

Czech (1)

Covers
The running womanThe whispering wallThe souvenirThe unquiet nightThe price of an orphanHush, it's a gameWho are you, Linda Condrick?Death by demonstration