She made her debut as Josephine Tey in 1931 with The Expensive Halo. But one man, his head sunk down upon his chest, slowly sank to his knees and then, still more slowly, keeled over on his face. Josephine Tey. But when Roderick’s half-sister Cordelia asks to visit ... Scotland Yard’s Perry Trethowan never wanted to make the trip to Norway for the World ... Scotland Yard’s Perry Trethowan never wanted to make the trip to Norway for the World In this t…

Josephine Tey was a pseudonym used by Elizabeth MacKintosh (25 July 1896 – 13 February 1952), a Scottish author. ). London’s favorite musical comedy of the past two years was finishing its run at the end of the week. She was famous for writing mystery novels during the time of World War I. But Miss Pym's cover-up of one crime precipitates another -- a fatal "accident" that only her psychological theories can prove was really murder. A woman's body is found on the English seacoast, and twisted in her hair is an article screaming murder. Welcome back. Miss Kane's claims seemed highly unlikely, even to Inspector Alan Grant of Scotland Yard, until she described her prison -- the attic room with its cracked window, the kitchen, and the old trunks -- which sounded remarkably like The Franchise. just a bit too literally. It was Marion Sharpe on the line, a local woman of quiet disposition who lived with her mother at their decrepit country house, The Franchise. Visit Josephine Tey’s page at Barnes & Noble® and shop all Josephine Tey books.

It was rumoured that Hollywood stars would go to any lengths for the privilege of being photographed by the good-looking, brilliantly talented and ultra-fashionable portrait photographer Leslie Searle. , To Love and Be Wise (Inspector Alan Grant Book 4), ( 1,507 Please try your request again later. Refresh and try again. Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Loose Leaf Mass Market Paperback 4 The Daughter of Time . Error rating book. Javascript is not enabled in your browser. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, To Love and Be Wise (Inspector Alan Grant Book 4), The Complete of Josephine Tey: Six Classic Detective Novels, A Shilling for Candles [Inspector Alan Grant #2], The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey (1995-11-29), The Secrets of Winter: A Josephine Tey Mystery, The Daughter of Time [Inspector Alan Grant #5], An Expert in Murder: A Josephine Tey Mystery (Josephine Tey Mysteries Book 1), The Man in the Queue (Inspector Alan Grant Series #1) by Josephine Tey, Robert Barnard (Illustrator), Robert Barnard (Introduction), To Love and Be Wise [Inspector Alan Grant #4], The Singing Sands [Inspector Alan Grant #6], The Inspector Graham Mysteries: Books 1-4 (The Inspector David Graham Series Boxset Book 1), Four Five and Six by Tey : The Daughter of Time, The Singing Sands & A Shilling For Candles. She prevents the girl from cheating by destroying her crib notes. In 1937 she returned to crime writing with A Shilling for Candles, but it wasn't until after the Second World War that the majority of her crime novels were published. Robert Blair was about to knock off from a slow day at his law firm when the phone rang. The Turn of the Key dead, and literary hoaxes. She began to write full-time after the successful publication of her first novel, The Man in the Queue (1929), which introduced Inspector Grant of Scotland Yard. Josephine Tey is one of the best-known and best-loved of all crime writers. But as the doors open at last, something spoils all thought of entertainment: a man in the queue is found murdered by the deadly thrust of a stiletto.

Paperback You can view Barnes & Noble’s Privacy Policy. Hardcover ). Brat Farrar book. ). A long line had formed for the standing-room-only section of the Woffington Theatre. Not believing Betty Kane’s story, Solicitor Blair takes up the case and, in a dazzling feat of amateur detective work, solves the unbelievable mystery that stumped even Inspector Grant.

e-books in Josephine Tey category The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey - Peter Davies, 1951 Tey's classic novel about Richard III, the hunchback king, whose skeleton was discovered in a council carpark. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Josephine was her mother's first name and Tey the surname of an English Grandmother. ( Brat Farrar book. For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now. his taste for rare liquors. But it was hard saying no to his newly published sister, Christobel. Josephine Tey was the pen name of author Elizabeth Mackintosh, who used to write her novels under this pseudonym. With the wit and guile that have made Inspector Grant a favorite of mystery fans, the inspector sets about discovering just how a murder occurred among so many witnesses, none of whom saw a thing. Audible Audiobook