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Cardinal obsession / by Lewis, Roy,1933-;
DCI Cardinal's plans to smash the gang of his old adversary Gus Clifford are thwarted by the discovery of a dead man in Northumberland. He assigns DS Grout to investigate the murder while he continues to lead the hunt for Clifford. Cardinal and Grout must uncover the identity of the killer before he strikes again, and stop the Clifford gang.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2015., Robert Hale,
Available copies: 3 / Total copies: 3
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Goddess of death [text (large print)] / by Lewis, Roy,1933-;
Led by the formidable Carmela Cacciatore, Arnold Landon sets off on the trail of an ancient bronze statuette of Artemis the Huntress, part of a hoard looted first by the Nazis and then by Stalin's trophy brigade.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Large type books.; Crime.; Landon, Arnold (Fictitious character);
© 2013., Magna,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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Design for murder [sound recording] / by Lewis, Roy,1933-; Waites, Martyn.;
When Eric Ward and Sharon Owen defend suspected serial killer Raymond Conroy, they win an acquittal on a technicality thus incurring the wrath of CI Charlie Spate. Ward has no desire to act further for Conroy when the man decides to remain in the north east. Instead he concentrates on issues arising from Sharon's family trust, though harassed by a journalist who seeks to interview Conroy. But when Conroy disappears, and the Zodiac Killer strikes again, Ward finds himself involved once more, alongside CI Spate who is under pressure for his apparent incompetence in tracking Conroy. Adult.
Subjects: Mystery fiction.; Talking books.; Ward, Eric (Fictitious character ); Owen, Sharon (Fictitious character ); Serial murder investigation;
© 2012., Magna,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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An uncertain sound [sound recording] / by (SEDAR)463244Lewis, Roy,1933-; (SEDAR)211270Waites, Martyn.;
Crime was the last thing Durham solicitor Frank Hales had ever expected to be embroiled in, yet from the moment he got the news that his senior partner had vanished after milking a trust fund, he was plunged into an unfamiliar world. He found his missing partner dead in a secret love-nest, and there were indications that the prostitute he had been associating with may have been murdered too. In an effort to save his firm, his career and his marriage, Frank engaged a private eye, but his troubles did not diminish and he realised he was being framed...Adult.
Subjects: Mystery fiction. $2 gsafd; Talking books. $2 lcsh;
© 2011., Magna,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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A wolf by the ears / by Lewis, Roy,1933-;
The death, by fire, of his parents sets a patient sleuth on the track of a monstrous housing development plot.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Large type books.; Arson investigation; Real estate development;
© 2011, c1970., Dales,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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Shadowmaker / by (SEDAR)463244Lewis, Roy,1933-;
Asked to advise on the antiques collection of a mysterious widow, Arnold Landon enlists the aid of an old friend, Carmela Cacciatore of the Carabinieri Art Squad. He is drawn into the investigation of a smuggling operation which leads to murder in La Rochelle, the involvement of the CIA, the hunt for a religious manuscript looted from Baghdad Museum after the fall of Saddam Hussein and an assassin trained by the murderous secret service established by the Shah of Iran. Despite these exotic connections, it is back in chilly Northumberland that Arnold finally learns the truth and faces the deadly menace of the Shadowmaker...Adult.
Subjects: Mystery fiction. $2 gsafd; Landon, Arnold (Fictitious character); Archaeologists; Archaeological thefts; Large type books. $2 lcsh;
© 2010., Magna,
Available copies: 0 / Total copies: 1
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A question of degree / by Lewis, Roy,1933-;
The woman whose body was found down a south Wales coal mine had come from the north-east in search in a missing husband, and with the help of an enquiry agent, had found him. The police put two and two together and the husband confessed to the crime but at his trial an able defence counsel tore the police evidence to ribbons.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Large type books.; Crow, John (Fictitious character); Police; Runaway husbands; Murder; Trials (Murder);
© 2009., Dales Large Print Books,
Available copies: 2 / Total copies: 2
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Guardian of the dead / by (SEDAR)463244Lewis, Roy,1933-;
When Colonel Delamere dies at the hands of two burglars, his solicitor, Eric Ward, has to carry out the Colonel's instructions regarding an Anubis statuette: he is to send a sealed letter to the Foreign Office, and hand the statue over. Unfortunately, the statue was taken by the burglars and cannot be found. As well as the Foreign Office, others seem determined to acquire the mysterious statue - including Israeli Intelligence, and a gang of North-Eastern descendants of Yemeni immigrants known as the Sand Dancers. Will anyone discover the secrets of the Guardian of the Dead, or will they be taken to the grave?Adult.
Subjects: Mystery fiction. $2 gsafd; Ward, Eric (Fictitious character); Lawyers; Archaeological thefts; Arab-Israeli conflict; Large type books. $2 lcsh;
© 2008., Magna,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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A lover too many / by (SEDAR)463244Lewis, Roy,1933-;
When Peter Marlin discovers his wife strangled in their sitting-room suspicion falls heavily on him. After all, she had only recently returned home after an unexplained absence of several months; and during that time Peter had taken up with someone else. After the inquest Inspector Crow of Scotland Yard arrives to make further inquiries.Adult.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories. $2 gsafd; Murder investigation; Large type books. $2 lcsh;
© 2008., Magna,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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Death squad / by (SEDAR)463244Lewis, Roy,1933-;
Tyneside solicitor Eric Ward has a new client: Dieter Barschel, an ex-professional footballer charged with drug dealing at a Newcastle racecourse. In managing to secure bail for his client, Eric precipitates another murder investigation, this time with connections stretching far outside Tyneside's borders.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories. $2 lcsh; Ward, Eric (Fictitious character); Lawyers;
© 2007., Allison & Busby,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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