Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Black, Benjamin

Summary: Returning to the morgue where he works after an office party, Dublin pathologist Quirke stumbles across a body that should not have been there, as well as his brother-in-law, pediatrician Malachy Griffin, altering a file to cover up the corpse's cause of death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M BLA

Black, Benjamin

Summary: "Perhaps Quirke has been down among the dead too long. Lately the Irish pathologist has suffered hallucinations and blackouts, and he fears the cause is a brain tumor. A specialist diagnoses an old head injury caused by a savage beating; all that's needed, the doctor declares, is an extended rest. But Quirke, ever intent on finding his place among the living, is not about to retire. One night...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA

Black, Benjamin

Summary: "Bestselling author Benjamin Black turns his eye to sixteenth century Prague and a story of murder, magic and the dark art of wielding extraordinary power Christian Stern, an ambitious young scholar and alchemist, arrives in Prague in the bitter winter of 1599, intent on making his fortune at the court of the Holy Roman Emperor, the eccentric Rudolf II. The night of his arrival, drunk and lost,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2017

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Black, Benjamin

Summary: It's not the dead that seem strange to Quirke. It's the living. One night, after a few drinks at an office party, Quirke shuffles down into the morgue where he works and finds his brother-in-law, Malachy, altering a file he has no business even reading. Odd enough in itself to find Malachy there, but the next morning, when the haze has lifted, it looks an awful lot like his brother-in-law, the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS BLA

Black, Benjamin

Summary: After Dr. April Latimer goes missing in 1950s Dublin, her friend Phoebe Griffin enlists the aid of her brilliant recovering-alcoholic father, Quirke, and Detective Inspector Hackett, who follow April's trail through the darker byways of the city.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Black 2010

Black, Benjamin.

Summary: Quirke, an irascible, hard-drinking Dublin pathologist, investigates the apparent suicide of Deidre Hunt, the beautiful young wife of an old acquaintance, and discovers many things that might better have remained hidden, as well as grave danger to those he loves.--From publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS BLA

Black, Benjamin

Summary: Perhaps Quirke has been down among the dead too long. Lately the Irish pathologist has suffered hallucinations and blackouts, and he fears the cause is a brain tumor. A specialist diagnoses an old head injury caused by a savage beating? all that's needed, the doctor declares, is an extended rest. But Quirke, ever intent on finding his place among the living, is not about to retire.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BLA

Black, Benjamin.

Summary: Quirke, an irascible, hard-drinking Dublin pathologist, investigates the apparent suicide of Deidre Hunt, the beautiful young wife of an old acquaintance, and discovers many things that might better have remained hidden, as well as grave danger to those he loves.--From publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M BLA

Black, Benjamin

Summary: "Raymond Chandler's incomparable private eye is back, pulled by a seductive young heiress into the most difficult and dangerous case of his career"It was one of those summer Tuesday afternoons when you begin to wonder if the earth has stopped revolving. The telephone on my desk had the look of something that knows it's being watched. Traffic trickled by in the street below, and there were a few...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt & Co 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA

Black, Benjamin

Summary: When newspaper magnate Richard Jewell is found dead at his country estate, clutching a shotgun in his lifeless hands, few see his demise as cause for sorrow. But before long Doctor Quirke and Inspector Hackett realize that, rather than the suspected suicide, "Diamond Dick" has in fact been murdered.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA

Black, Benjamin

Summary: Detective Inspector Hackett and his occasional partner Quirke investigate the suicide of a prominent Irish businessman, but when a second death occurs, Hackett and Quirke uncover evidence of a secret that threatens to destroy other members of Dublin's elite.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA