The Collected Works of Ethel Lina White Mystery Novels Detective Stories

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 9788026841104
Release Date:
Genre: Fiction

This carefully crafted ebook: “The Collected Works of Ethel Lina White: Mystery Novels & Detective Stories” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Ethel Lina White (1876-1944) was a British crime writer, best known for her novel The Wheel Spins, on which the Alfred Hitchcock film, The Lady Vanishes, was based. Some Must Watch: Set in early 20th century England, on the Welsh border, the novel tells the story of a serial killer who murders disabled young women in the community. His next victim apparently is Helen, a mute girl working as a maid for the wealthy, bedridden Mrs. Warren. Mrs. Warren urges her to leave the house, as does Dr. Parry, who knows the reason for Helen's loss of speech and hopes to help her get her voice back. Fear Stalks the Village: Series of poison pen letters cause panic in a small, quiet English village and soon after, the murders start happening. As the fear arises, Joan Brooks, who used to live a peaceful life, is forced to act fast in order to save the lives of her loved ones and her own. She Faded into Air: The story of the alleged disappearance of Evelyn Cross was too fantastic for credence. According to the available evidence, she melted into thin air shortly after four o'clock on a foggy afternoon in late October. One minute, she was visible in the flesh--a fashionable blonde, nineteen years of age and weighing about eight and a half stone. The next minute, she was gone. The Wheel Spins: Miss Loveapple has always had an unusual belief in her incredible luck. However, her luck is about to run out when she becomes a target of a cruel serial killer. Unaware of the danger, she goes through a number of insane situations escaping the death by a mere wonder. How long will she last? Contents: Novels Fear Stalks the Village Some Must Watch (The Spiral Staircase) Wax The Wheel Spins (The Lady Vanishes) Step in the Dark While She Sleeps She Faded into Air Short Story Cheese

While She Sleeps A Mystery Novel

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 9788026841173
Release Date: 2015-07-02
Genre: Fiction

This carefully crafted ebook: “While She Sleeps (A Mystery Novel)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Miss Loveapple has always had an unusual belief in her incredible luck. However, her luck is about to run out when she becomes a target of a cruel serial killer. Unaware of the danger, she goes through a number of insane situations escaping the death by a mere wonder. How long will she last? Ethel Lina White (1876-1944) was a British crime writer, best known for her novel The Wheel Spins, on which the Alfred Hitchcock film, The Lady Vanishes, was based.

Fear Stalks the Village British Mystery Classic

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 9788026841135
Release Date: 2015-07-02
Genre: Fiction

This carefully crafted ebook: “Fear Stalks the Village (British Mystery Classic)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Series of poison pen letters cause panic in a small, quiet English village and soon after, the murders start happening. As the fear arises, Joan Brooks, who used to live a peaceful life, is forced to act fast in order to save the lives of her loved ones and her own. Ethel Lina White (1876-1944) was a British crime writer, best known for her novel The Wheel Spins, on which the Alfred Hitchcock film, The Lady Vanishes, was based.

Some Must Watch

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1519700954
Release Date: 2015-12-07
Genre:

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SHE FADED INTO AIR A Thriller

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Musaicum Books
ISBN: 9788027202713
Release Date: 2017-08-07
Genre: Fiction

This eBook edition of "SHE FADED INTO AIR (A Thriller)" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Excerpt: "The story of the alleged disappearance of Evelyn Cross was too fantastic for credence. According to the available evidence, she melted into thin air shortly after four o'clock on a foggy afternoon in late October. One minute, she was visible in the flesh--a fashionable blonde, nineteen years of age and weighing about eight and a half stone. The next minute, she was gone...." Ethel Lina White (1876-1944) was a British crime writer, best known for her novel The Wheel Spins, on which the Alfred Hitchcock film, The Lady Vanishes, was based.

Put Out The Light

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471917004
Release Date: 2015-05-14
Genre: Fiction

Behind the ominous walls of Jamaica Court, Anthea Vine rules as a provincial Queen Elizabeth, imperious and wealthy, vain and pathetic. But Anthea holds chained to her in financial dependence five discontented souls, all with a motive for murder. Her tentacles reach beyond her three wards and draw into their clutches her secretary, Sally Morgan, and the sardonically charming local doctor. Anthea's charms prove fatal to none but her. For, while people set their watches by the light in her bedroom window, Florence Pye reads death in the cards. Her prophecy comes true, silently, violently in the depths of the night. What Miss Pye has not foreseen, though, is that she will be first to find the body . . .

Step in the Dark

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Charles River Editors via PublishDrive
ISBN: 9781518394249
Release Date: 2018-03-22
Genre: Fiction

Ethel Lina White was a British writer best known for her crime fiction. White’s book The Wheel Spins was turned into a popular Alfred Hitchcock film in 1938. This edition of Step in the Dark includes a table of contents.

The Encyclopedia of Ghosts and Spirits

Author: Rosemary Guiley
Publisher:
ISBN: 0816067384
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Covers the realm of ghost folklore and mythology with over six hundred entries on historical sightings, paranormal research, and supernatural hauntings.

The Wheel Spins

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1548997846
Release Date: 2017-07-20
Genre:

Iris Carr is a beautiful, young socialite on her way back home to England after vacationing in Europe. Feeling terribly alone and afraid, she finds comfort in the company of a strange woman she knows only as Miss Froy. But comfort soon turns to horror when Miss Froy mysteriously vanishes without a trace. Fearing madness, risking death, Iris desperately tries to solve the sudden disappearance of her traveling companion-a woman no one else on the journey remembers seeing at all! Ethel Lina White was a British crime writer, best known for her novel The Wheel Spins, on which the Alfred Hitchcock film, The Lady Vanishes, was based. She left employment in a government job working for the Ministry of Pensions in order to pursue writing, which was to make her one of the best known crime writers in Britain and the USA during the 1930s and '40s.

Wax

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Charles River Editors via PublishDrive
ISBN: 9781518394294
Release Date: 2018-03-22
Genre: Fiction

Ethel Lina White was a British writer best known for her crime fiction. White’s book The Wheel Spins was turned into a popular Alfred Hitchcock film in 1938. This edition of Wax includes a table of contents.

The Elephant Never Forgets

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471917103
Release Date: 2015-03-14
Genre: Fiction

Anna, a young Englishwoman, is drawn to visit Russia partly out of interest, to see for herself the 'proletarian experiment', and partly by Otto, a glamorous but faithless newspaper editor. With nothing left now to keep her in Russia, she prepares to leave and return to England. But she has not reckoned with the environment of that closed nation, which has already begun to work on her nerves. She wonders if she will ever get out, and when delay follows delay, it seems as if she is losing her grip, hysteria threatening. Anna is trapped, dazed by the terrifying atmosphere of suspicion and maddening delaying tactics of the Soviet Union ...

The Lady Vanishes

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Ulverscroft
ISBN: 184262492X
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Fiction

Iris, an English girl holidaying in the Balkans, becomes friendly with Miss Froy, a middle-aged governess. They return to England on the same train, but when Miss Froy disappears, a doctor tries to persuade Iris that Miss Froy never existed.

They See in Darkness

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471917226
Release Date: 2015-03-14
Genre: Fiction

Oldtown is a picturesque, historic place, with a square of characterful houses nestling at its centre, and is home to retired colonial masters and friendly locals. A wealthy, reclusive sisterhood lives there too, in a large mansion, Cloisters; a group known locally as the 'Black Nuns', who are said to have extraordinary healing powers. But a killer is at work in Oldtown, and a series of murders has thrown the inhabitants into blind, unreasoning terror, a fear of darkness and of strange sounds - sounds such as the pitiless beat of following footsteps. Suddenly the town is plunged into a miasma of fear and superstition ...

The First Time He Died

Author: Ethel Lina White
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471917042
Release Date: 2015-03-14
Genre: Fiction

Charlie Baxter has never been a success. Yes, he's popular with women, but he's not exactly a party guy. A cheerful loser, that's Charlie. He has even made a hash of his 'death'. For, having almost exhausted a legacy left to him by a rich aunt, he has planned to insure his life and then 'die'. But he has failed to foresee the ramifications of his sinister scheme. And he has reckoned without people cleverer than him - the insurance company, for one. Then there's his wife, Vera, who is playing along for her own benefit ...

Contradictory Woolf

Author: Derek Ryan
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780983533955
Release Date: 2012
Genre:

Contradictory Woolf is a collection of essays selected from approximately 200 papers presented at the 21st Annual International Conference on Virginia Woolf, hosted by the University of Glasgow. The theme of contradiction in Woolf's writing, including her use of the word "but", is widelyexplored in relation to auto/biography, art, philosophy, cognitive science, sexuality, animality, class, mathematics, translation, annotation, poetry, and war. Among the essays collected in this volume are the five keynote addresses - by Judith Allen, Suzanne Bellamy, Marina Warner, Patricia Waugh,and Michael Whitworth - as well as a preface by Jane Goldman and an introduction by the editors.