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She was awarded the medlicott medal by the historical association in 2000 and was made a dbe in 2011 for services to literature. See all books authored by antonia fraser, including marie antoinette. Jemima shore at the sunny grave and other stories by fraser, antonia and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. A jemima shore mystery ebook written by antonia fraser. One of lady antonia frasers gripping jemima shore mysteries, set in a secluded. Antonia fraser books list of books by author antonia fraser. The body of a young man has been found floating in a pool on a remote island in the scottish highlands. Jemima shore, investigadora by antonia fraser and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Antonia fraser audio books, best sellers, author bio. Buy a cheap copy of jemima shore s first case book by antonia fraser. She is the widow of the 2005 nobel laureate in literature, harold pinter 19302008, and prior to his death was also known as lady antonia pinter.
Each of antonia fraser s four jemima shore mysteries has enlarged the audience for that redoubtable and unpremeditated sleuth. Antonia frasers jemima shore books in order fantastic fiction. Jemima shore spent many school years as a student at the blessed eleanors convent. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read political death. Antonia frasers most popular book is marie antoinette. It just happens to be the island that tv reporter jemima shore has rented for a holiday a. Before biography was fashionable, antonia fraser made the past. Sleuth from the age of fifteen, jemima goes on to solve other mysteries including the case of the parr children, your appointment is cancelled, and death of an old dog. Visit cinemystery for more information about the movie made from quiet as a nun. Jemima shore is an interesting detective conflicted, maturing. Buy antonia fraser ebooks to read online or download in pdf or epub on your pc, tablet or mobile device. Among them is lord saffron, the wealthy, twentyyearold heir to the former foreign secretary.
Jemima shore s first case and other stories jemima shore mystery s. In all there have been eight jemima shore novels and two collections of short stories. Go search best sellers gift ideas new releases deals. This gourmet collection of jemima shore features her very first case at a catholic boarding school. Go search your store deals store gift cards sell help.
The complete series list for a jemima shore mystery antonia fraser. Antonia fraser s perilous question is a dazzling recreation of the tempestuous twoyear period in britains history leading up to the passing of the great reform bill in 1832, a narrative which at times reads like a political thriller. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Find jemima shore at the sunny grave and other stories 0553092979 by fraser, antonia. But at the age of fifteen, while staying at a catholic boarding school, she found herself plunged into a bizarre situation involving a suspicious miracle and a. Quiet as a nun 1977 the wild island 1978 a splash of red 1981. I warned you, jemima shore, things up here are seldom all they seem. For the colorful lady imogen kept diaries documenting her passionate affair with a rising young politician who has since risen to high ranks in the government. Rescued from freezing london by an assignment in the west indies, jemima shore looks forward to sunshine and rum punch, and maybe a little. The jemima shore books gave birth to a television series and what her creator calls a cultette of enthusiasts. Antonia fraser is the author of numerous novels and historical works including marie antoinette, the wives of henry viii, mary queen of scots, and faith and treason. Antonia fraser jemima shore investigates a ghost in a cotswold stately home, and ends up in the middle of a murder investigation. Lady antonia margaret caroline fraser, ch, dbe, frsl nee pakenham. Cool repentance jemima shore mysteries paperback by fraser antonia october 17, 1985.
Overview internationally bestselling author antonia fraser finds murder and mayhem in the most incongruous places, from sunny island paradises to the opera, in these nine superb short storesfour featuring jemima shore, investigative reporter. A jemima shore mystery by lady antonia fraser isbn. Political death when the wayward lady imogen swain summons journalist jemima shore to her home, jemima once again finds herself in the thick of love affairsold and newintrigue, and betrayal. She and her husband, harold pinter, live in london. The jemima shore mystery series in order antonia fraser. She was awarded the medlicott medal by the historical association in 2000 and was m. There she became good friends with fellow student rosabelle, the daughter of the wealthy family who owned the land the convent stood on. Antonia fraser was born on august 27, 1932 in london, england as antonia margaret caroline pakenham. She was previously married to harold pinter and hugh charles patrick joseph fraser. Bestselling author fraser combines her passion for history with her wickedly readable fiction in her most glittering jemima shore mystery yet. Antonia fraser has written six jemima shore mysteries all of the books are very well written, and jemima is an interesting, complicated heroine.
The central purpose of antonia fraser s book is the recreation of his life and character, freed from the distortions of myth and royalist propaganda. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read the cavalier case. About lady antonia fraser antonia fraser is the author of many widely acclaimed historical works which have been international bestsellers. Antonia fraser has 108 books on goodreads with 2401 ratings. And other stories a gourmet collection of antonia frasers short stories of suspense and mystery. Jemima shore is an investigative reporter and host of a television show.712 1273 359 1353 579 1461 262 355 763 1288 1284 398 439 854 1417 1411 695 866 177 1182 21 485 1291 560 674 804 324 409