McGarr and the Politician's Wife / The Death of an Irish Politician
  • Length:
    16 Books
  • First:
    January 1977
  • Latest:
    December 2002
  • Rating:

Series List in Order

Order Book Genre Date Rating
1 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 3 Buy
2 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 3 Buy
3 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 3 Buy
4 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 1 Buy
5 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 2 Buy
6 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 0 Buy
7 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 0 Buy
8 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4 Buy
9 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4 Buy



10 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 0 Buy
11 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 0 Buy
12 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 3 Buy
13 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4 Buy
14 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4 Buy
15 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4 Buy
16 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 0 Buy

Book Descriptions for series: A Peter McGarr Mystery


    • / Police/Detective/Law Enforcement
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    Book - 1

    Chief Inspector of Detectives Peter McGarr is the hard-nosed policeman of Bartholomew Gill's widely acclaimed series of atmospheric Irish mysteries. Now, here is the novel that started it all--the Chief Inspector's very first appearance. It was tw...



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    It's a rare occurrence when Chief Inspector of Detectives Peter McGarr leaves the shores of his beloved Ireland -- but this time he has little choice. The blood of two prominent British subjects -- both former S.I.S. chiefs, both brutally murdered --...



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    The dead woman is an enigma--a local lass who emigrated to America some years back, now perched atop a seven-hundred-foot cliff high above the pounding Irish surf . . . with two passports, a pistol, and $27,000 U.S. dollars in her coat pocket. The br...



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    The Dublin Horse Show is one of the city's proudest traditions -- a grand institution tarnished this year by the murder of elderly Margaret Caughey. Chief Inspector Peter McGarr is puzzled by the strange death of a seemingly harmless old woman whose ...



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    Book - 5



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    Book - 7

    While investigating the death of Fionnuala Walton, the head of a horsebreeding empire, Chief Inspector Peter McGarr discovers an intricate web of relationships between Fionnuala's family and the family of her former lover, Dan Daugherty...



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    Book - 8

    Who stabbed Irish author/professor/philanderer Kevin Coyle to death on Bloomsday -- Dublin's annual citywide celebration honoring its most beloved literary figure? Who brought the promising career of the brilliant scholar to an abrupt and bloody end ...



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    Book - 9

    A body is found shackled to the upper branches of the tallest tree in Ireland. The victim is a "Tinker," one of the mysterious class of itinerant travelers who have roamed Ireland for generations. The murder bears all the signs of being the work of D...







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    Book - 10

    The evening before he is slated to unveil his plan to revive Ireland's faltering economy, millionaire philanthropist Paddy Power is murdered, and Chief Superintendent Peter McGarr must investigate. Reprint....



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    Book - 11

    Suspended from the Serious Crimes Unit for political reasons, former Chief Superintendent of the Irish Police Peter McGarr travels to the Owenea River to investigate the death of master fly-fisher Nellie Miller, one of McGarr's old flames. Reprint....



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    SWIFTLY DEAD The wealthy, eccentric keeper of Dublin's famed Marsh's Library, Brian Herrick was a man unhealthily obsessed--with the writings of master 19th-century Irish satirist Jonathan Swift ... and with pleasures of a more licentious nature. ...



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    Book - 13

    In a remote community off the west coast of Ireland, residents inclined to gossip speculate why reclusive Clement Ford, the "Sea Wolf," has become such a generous benefactor to his neighbors. then one night, a mysterious figure from Ford's past arriv...



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    Book - 14

    Crime runs rampant in the picturesque town of Leixleap -- and on Ireland's famed River Shannon, where brazen thieves illegally harvest the gourmet-prized eels that flourish there. But while poaching may be something the local Eel Police division is w...



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    Book - 15

    Local benefactress and celebrated biographer Mary-Jo Stanton is a supplicant to death -- left lifeless on her knees in a patch of daffodils, a barbaric religious implement wrapped tightly around her neck. A clergyman has approached Peter McGarr, requ...



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    Book - 16

    The theft of the Book of Kells -- an exquisite ninth-century amalgam of Christian doctrine and Celtic legend -- from the Trinity College library is, in itself, a most shocking crime. But it is the brutal slaying of a night watchman that throws Peter ...