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Le Houbie, Michel

Overview
Works: 163 works in 393 publications in 2 languages and 616 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Detective and mystery stories, English  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Spy stories  Drama  Graphic novels  History 
Roles: Translator, Other, Adapter, tra, Editor
Classifications: PR6005.H66, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michel Le Houbie
Quatre aventures de Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pocket full of rye by Agatha Christie( Book )

11 editions published between 1955 and 1997 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oorspr. titel : A pocket full of rye
Towards zero by Agatha Christie( Book )

11 editions published between 1947 and 1996 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"I like a good detective story, but they begin in the wrong place! They begin with the murder. But the murder is the end. The story begins long before that." So remarks esteemed criminologist Mr. Treves. Truer words have never been spoken, for a psychopathic killer has insinuated himself , with cunning manipulation, into a quiet village on the river Tern. But who is his intended victim? What are his unfathomable motives? And how and when will he reach the point of murder...the zero point?" --from publisher description
Le flux et le reflux = There is a tide by Agatha Christie( Book )

10 editions published between 1950 and 1989 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les membres de la famille Cloade doivent se résigner. Peu avant sa mort, Gordon Cloade a épousé une jeune femme, Rosaleen, qui devient de fait sa seule héritière. Dans ces conditions, qui n'aurait pas intérêt à voir Rosaleen disparaître? --[Memento]
So many steps to death by Agatha Christie( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hilary Craven is about to end her life when Jessop, a British agent, asks her help in finding several of the world's leading scientists who have recently vanished. Assuming the identity of a physicist's wife, she infiltrates a secret Moroccan laboratory and discovers a global conspiracy. The information she has could cost her her life, just when she has realized how much she wants to live
Crooked house by Agatha Christie( Book )

11 editions published between 1951 and 1989 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sprawling, half-timbered mansion in the affluent suburb of Swinly Dean, Aristide Leonides lies dead from barbiturate poisoning. An accident? Not likely. In fact, suspicion has already fallen on his luscious widow, a cunning beauty fifty years his junior, set to inherit a sizeable fortune, and rumored to be carrying on with a strapping young tutor comfortably ensconced in the family estate. But criminologist Charles Hayward is casting his own doubts on the innocence of the entire Leonides brood. He knows them intimately. And he's certain that in a crooked house such as Three Gables, no one's on the level
They came to Baghdad by Agatha Christie( Book )

8 editions published between 1952 and 1996 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flighty but good-hearted Victoria Jones craves love, intrigue, and adventure. She strikes gold in Edward, a handsome and mysterious traveler whom she's vowed to follow to the ends of the earth. Yet no whirlwind affair can prepare Victoria for what unfolds once she lands in Baghdad. Not a day in Edward's shadow, and she hears whispered warnings of danger and witnesses the murder of a secret agent in her hotel room. And when she discovers that a romantic rival for Edward's affection has arranged for her kidnapping, Victoria fears that her impetuous nature could be the death of her
Evil under the sun : a Hercule Poirot mystery by Agatha Christie( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 1982 in French and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot must solve the murder of an actress everyone had reason to hate
The hollow by Agatha Christie( Book )

10 editions published between 1948 and 1982 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot soon realizes that what he at first thought was a clever hoax, is very real--there is a dead body by the swimming pool, accompanied by a hysterical woman--and that this will be one his toughest cases to crack--Novelist
Un, deux, trois ... = (One, two, buckle my shoe) by Agatha Christie( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 1992 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shanhetao da jie mou sha an by Agatha Christie( Book )

10 editions published between 1956 and 1997 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu zhong yuan ben ping jing de shan he tao da jie 26 hao yin wei yi lian chuan de mou sha an er dun shi bian de mi wu zhong zhong.Shei hui cheng wei xia yi ge shou hai zhe?Shei yin zang zhe bu ke gao ren de mi mi?Shei shi zhen zheng de leng xue sha shou?Mian dui fen fan fu za de xian suo,Bo luo ping jie ta de"hui se xi bao",Cheng gong zhao dao le mu hou hei shou
The red right hand by Joel Townsley Rogers( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2002 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecrit en 1945, ce roman criminel est à classer parmi les cent meilleurs. Cette histoire qui semble un cauchemar devient crédible et impitoyable grâce à un agencement diabolique de l'intrigue
Five little pigs by Agatha Christie( Book )

10 editions published between 1947 and 1982 in French and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful Caroline Crale was convicted of poisoning her husband, yet there were five other suspects: Philip Blake (the stockbroker) who went to market; Meredith Blake (the amateur herbalist) who stayed at home; Elsa Greer (the three-time divorcee) who had roast beef; Cecilia Williams (the devoted governess) who had none; and Angela Warren (the disfigured sister) who cried 'wee wee wee' all the way home. It is sixteen years later, but Hercule Poirot just can't get that nursery rhyme out of his mind?
Meurtre au champagne : Rendez-vous à Bagdad by Agatha Christie( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman policier (énigme)
Les vacances d'Hercule Poirot : La mort n'est pas une fin by Agatha Christie( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman policier (énigme)
Un meurtre est-il facile? = (Murder is easy) by Agatha Christie( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1989 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs Mac Ginty est morte ... = (Mrs. Mac Ginty's dead) by Agatha Christie( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murder is announced : a Miss Marple mystery by Agatha Christie( Book )

5 editions published between 1951 and 1982 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple confronts a party game "murder", though the dead man appears to have killed himself, Miss Marple thinks otherwise
Pension Vanilos ; Un meurtre sera commis le... by Agatha Christie( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pension Vanilos: A simple case of theft turns into a triple murder. The girl was dead, clearly a case of suicide. "Or was it suicide," Hercule Poirot mused. Applying his shrewd mind to the disorderly facts and events surrounding the senseless thefts and the subsequent death of the girl, Poirot realized that the suicide really had been murder. Was it part of a larger scheme? Before he could act, there was a second murder, and then a third. Which of this international assortment of characters would stand in the dock? - Publisher
Cinq petits cochons ; Le Noël d'Hercule Poirot by Agatha Christie( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinq petits cochons: Fourteen years after the wife of the renowned painter Amyas Crale was sent to the gallows for poisoning her husband, their daughter Lucy returns from Canada. Lucy carries with her a letter that suggests that her mother might have been innocent. Poirot agrees to dig up the past, but he warns Lucy that she may not like what he finds
 
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French (157)

English (1)