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Hazel Holt (1928–2016)

Author of Mrs. Malory Investigates

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A Very Private Eye is actually by Barbara Pym, edited by Hazel Holt and Hilary Pym Walton.

Mrs. Malory Investigates 150 copies, 4 reviews
The Cruellest Month 104 copies, 3 reviews
Mrs. Malory's Shortest Journey 96 copies, 3 reviews
My Dear Charlotte 91 copies, 4 reviews
Death of a Dean 89 copies
Superfluous Death 87 copies, 3 reviews
Leonora 84 copies, 2 reviews
Murder on Campus 82 copies, 2 reviews
Fatal Legacy 78 copies, 1 review
The Only Good Lawyer 76 copies, 2 reviews
Mrs. Malory and a Time to Die 76 copies, 2 reviews
Death in Practice 73 copies, 2 reviews
Lilies That Fester 69 copies, 1 review
Dead and Buried 63 copies, 2 reviews
Mrs. Malory and Any Man's Death 61 copies, 2 reviews
Crampton Hodnet (Editor) 755 copies, 36 reviews
An Academic Question (Foreword, some editions) 456 copies, 21 reviews
Civil to Strangers (Editor, some editions) 374 copies, 14 reviews
And the Dying is Easy (Contributor) 28 copies
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Hazel Holt originated from Birmingham, England, where she attended King Edward VI High School for Girls. She studied at Newnham College, Cambridge, and went on to work at the International African Institute in London, where she became acquainted with the novelist Barbara Pym, whose biography she later wrote.

Holt wrote her first novel in her sixties, and is a leading crime novelist. She is best known for her "Sheila Malory" series. Her son is the novelist Tom Holt.
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A Very Private Eye is actually by Barbara Pym, edited by Hazel Holt and Hilary Pym Walton.

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