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Mollie Hardwick (1916–2003)

Author of The Sherlock Holmes Companion

Includes the names: Molly Hardwick, Mollie Hardwick, Mollie Hardwick

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Malice Domestic 77 copies, 3 reviews
Parson's Pleasure 57 copies, 4 reviews
Uneaseful Death 56 copies, 2 reviews
The Duchess of Duke Street. 55 copies, 1 review
Bandersnatch 50 copies, 1 review
Perish in July 42 copies, 2 reviews
The Years of Change 31 copies, 2 reviews
By the Sword Divided 26 copies, 1 review
The war to end wars 14 copies, 1 review
Sarah's story 13 copies
I Remember Love 12 copies
The Game's Afoot: More Sherlock Holmes Plays (Dramatist; Dramatist) 10 copies, 1 review
Blood Royal 10 copies, 1 review
Four Sherlock Holmes Plays (Dramatist) 7 copies, 1 review
Four More Sherlock Holmes Plays (Dramatist) 4 copies, 1 review
Emma, Lady Hamilton 4 copies, 1 review
Willowwood 2 copies
The Merrymaid 2 copies
50 Great Horror Stories (Contributor) 120 copies, 1 review
50 Great Ghost Stories (Contributor) 101 copies, 1 review

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Mollie Greenhalgh Hardwick was an English author of historical novels and detective fiction. She wrote numerous works with her husband Michael Hardwick, whom she married in 1961. She's best known for producing books that accompanied the classic television series Upstairs, Downstairs, as well as for novelizations of Sherlock Holmes, Thomas & Sarah, The Duchess of Duke Street, and Juliet Bravo. However, she also was the creator of the popular Doran Fairweather series of novels, featuring an antiques dealer turned amateur sleuth, beginning with Malice Domestic (1986). She also wrote nonfiction, including a biography of Emma, Lady Hamilton (1969). Mollie Hardwick also worked as a BBC radio announcer, script editor, and director in her earlier years.
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