Inspector Alan Grant

6 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 329 ratings

The Man in the Queue Summary

The first of Josephine Tey's Inspector Grant mysteries concerns the murder of a man standing in a ticket queue for a London musical comedy. With his customary tenacity, Grant pursues his suspects through the length of Britain and the labyrinth of the city.

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  • Book 1

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    • The Man in the Queue

    • Inspector Alan Grant Series, Book 1
    • By: Josephine Tey
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  • Book 2

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    • A Shilling for Candles

    • Inspector Alan Grant Series, Book 2
    • By: Josephine Tey
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  • Book 3

    • The Franchise Affair

    • By: Josephine Tey
    • Narrated by: Carole Boyd
    • Length: 8 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 138
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 92

    Marion Sharpe and her mother seem an unlikely duo to be found on the wrong side of the law. Quiet and ordinary, they have led a peaceful and unremarkable life at their country home, The Franchise. Unremarkable that is, until the police turn up with a demure young woman on their doorstep.Not only does Betty Kane accuse them of kidnap and abuse, she can back up her claim with a detailed description of the attic room in which she was kept, right down to the crack in its round window.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great reading

    • By Jane on 17-06-11

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  • Book 4

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    • To Love and Be Wise

    • Inspector Alan Grant Series, Book 4
    • By: Josephine Tey
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  • Book 5

    • The Daughter of Time

    • By: Josephine Tey
    • Narrated by: Derek Jacobi
    • Length: 5 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 191
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 149
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147

    'Truth is the Daughter of Time' is an old proverb. And The Daughter of Time is Josephine Tey's search for the truth about the murder of the Princes in the Tower. Was the hunchback, Richard III, the monster that Shakespeare and the history books have made him out to be?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Tey's thought provoking Daughter of Time

    • By jen on 24-12-12

    Regular price: £13.49

  • Book 6

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