Gideon of Scotland Yard
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    Gideon's Day: Gideon of Scotland Yard | John Creasey (JJ Marric)

    Gideon's Day: Gideon of Scotland Yard

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 22 mins)
    • By John Creasey (JJ Marric)
    • Narrated By Tim Bentinck
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    Available to download for the first time, The Gideon of Scotland Yard Series by 'JJ Marric' (pseudonym of Grand Master John Creasey). Gideon's day is a busy one. London is faced with the murder of a little girl and a policeman's murder. While trying to bring these killers to justice, Gideon has to deal with a criminal gang that is after one of it's own.

    View of a day for Scotland Yard Supt Gideon--1955

    George Gideon is a superintendent in Scotland Yard, written (I believe) in 1955. Unlike most books that are contemporary, where the heroes seem often ..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 29 2014 by Kathi (Sterling, VA, United States)
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    Gideon's Week: Gideon of Scotland Yard | John Creasey (JJ Marric)

    Gideon's Week: Gideon of Scotland Yard

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By John Creasey (JJ Marric)
    • Narrated By Christopher Scott
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    Available to download for the first time, The Gideon of Scotland Yard Series by JJ Marric (pseudonym of Grand Master John Creasey). No week in the life of Commander Gideon of Scotland Yard could be entirely uneventful. However, a mass escape from Millways Gaol made this a particularly harassing week. Ruby Benson set up her killer husband and it's up to Gideon to protect the woman from her bloodthirsty spouse's vendetta--or die trying.

    excellent

    Once I figured out that the story started with all of the characters that might kill the protagonist I really enjoyed the story.

    Reviewed on September 05 2010 by Kathy Matthews (Kinston, North Carolina United States)
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    Gideon's Night: Gideon of Scotland Yard | John Creasey (JJ Marric)

    Gideon's Night: Gideon of Scotland Yard

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By John Creasey (JJ Marric)
    • Narrated By Arthur Bash
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    Available to download for the first thiem, The Gideon of Scotland Yard Series by JJ Marric (pseudonym of Grand Master John Creasey). Another night, another shift for Commander George Gideon. Amidst the undertones of gang warfare, Gideon must deal with two psychopaths trailing pain and blood in their wake. One targets infants, and the other young women on London's foggy streets.

    don't be fooled



    This is another great story by a very prolific author. BUT, this reader is one of the worst I have ever heard. He is hesitant (almos..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 13 2011 by Charleen (alameda, CA, United States)
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    Gideon's Month | John Creasey

    Gideon's Month

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Hugh Kermode
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    The month of May seemed to be starting quietly enough for Inspector Gideon of Scotland Yard. But no sooner had he begun to relax in the sunny weather than things started happening all over the great metropolis… From an army of children seemingly led by a modern Fagin to a homicidal housekeeper, Gideon has to solve the crimes before the month--and his job--are history.

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    Gideon's Staff | John Creasey

    Gideon's Staff

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Hugh Kermode
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    Inspector Gideon of Scotland Yard has had enough. Enough, such that Gideon (or GG) lays his career on the line in opposition to budget cuts. Criminals are escaping through the thin blue line. And the Home Secretary is none too pleased at him for taking internal politics public. Will the great man save both the public and his job?

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    Gideon's Risk | John Creasey

    Gideon's Risk

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Hugh Kermode
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    A British baron's passionate sidelines are a deadly business. A gang of ingenious car theives uses a most provocative bait to lure young men into crime. A teenager becomes a killer's target when she witnesses the murder of one of the Yard's chief informers. Just another day on the job for Inspector Gideon of Scotland Yard.'The King of Crime' wrote an astonishing number of crime and mystery books, selling more than 80 million copies worldwide in 28 languages over five decades.

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    Gideon's Fire: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 7 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Fire: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 7

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Hugh Kermode
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    Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard has to deal successively with news of a mass murderer, a depraved maniac, and the deaths of a family in an arson attack on an old building south of the river. This leaves little time for the crisis developing at home...Master crime fiction writer John Creasey's near 600 titles have sold more than 80 million copies in over 25 languages under both his own name and ten other pseudonyms. His style varied with each identity and led to him being regarded as a literary phenomena.

    entertaining


    Written under the pseudonym 'J. J. Marric', John Creasy won the MWA Edgar award for Best Novel in 1962 for this story.

    It follows a few ..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 06 2013 by Sandy (BUCKETTY, Australia)
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    Gideon's March | John Creasey

    Gideon's March

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Hugh Kermode
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    Four heads of state are to meet in London. The usual suspects will be out on the streets attempting to con, or rob, spectators. But this is not the major problem faced by Scotland Yard's finest, Commander George Gideon's. It is known that assassins are planning the murder of at least some of the visiting notables, plus anyone else who gets in the way. Gideon's mission is to do just that!

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    Gideon's Ride: Gideon of Scotland Yard | John Creasey (JJ Marric)

    Gideon's Ride: Gideon of Scotland Yard

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By John Creasey (JJ Marric)
    • Narrated By Raymond Sawyer
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    Available to download for the first thiem, The Gideon of Scotland Yard Series by JJ Marric (pseudonym of Grand Master John Creasey).A gang is at working robbing any passenger they find travelling alone on the top deck of London's buses. One night they strike too hard and murder results, followed by another killing of the bus conductress who could have indentified them.

    Police procedural at its best

    Yes, this series is addictive; extremely well crafted plots combined with believable characters.

    Reviewed on April 24 2012 by Susan (San Dimas, CA, United States)
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    Gideon's Vote | John Creasey

    Gideon's Vote

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 1 min)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Hugh Kemode
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    John Creasey writing as J. J. Marric studies a British general-election campaign, and examines especially its police aspects. From the protection of candidates (from burglars among other things), the dangerous activities of extremists of right and left (which go as far as the theft of an atomic device) and the regular police problems – which seem to persist no matter what the electoral situation.'The King of Crime' wrote an astonishing number of crime and mystery books, selling more than 80 million copies worldwide in 28 languages over five decades.

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    Gideon's Lot: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 13 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Lot: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 13

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Hugh Kermode
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    The Queen Elizabeth docks at Southampton and soon Gideon is called on to catch the criminals who had crossed the Atlantic - the rapist, the kidnapper, thieves and fraud operators. They are all headed for London and London is Gideon's territory.'The King of Crime' wrote an astonishing number of crime and mystery books, selling more than 80 million copies worldwide in 28 languages over five decades. His most famous characters include The Baron, Inspector West, and Gideon.

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    Gideon's Badge: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 12 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Badge: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 12

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    John Creasey, writing as J.J Marric, brings hardened and loveable policeman George Gideon back on to the scene. Commander Gideon of London’s Criminal Investigation Department, had thought he had seen it all in his time. That was until nine suburban housewives were found brutally murdered in their homes, all nine had been raped. The chief suspect- a family man named Cedric Fadiman.

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    Gideon's Wrath: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 13 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Wrath: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 13

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    While taking sanctuary in a church, praying for his sins, a murderer is horrified to witness the theft of an altar plate. For him it is the worst kind of crime – sacrilege – and soon all London’s cathedrals and churches are at risk. He duly telephones the police, who are meanwhile investigating the murders of several topless models.

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    Gideon's River | John Creasey

    Gideon's River

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    "They came into the Port of London from every corner of the world, the big ships and the little ships, the tankers and the tugs, the liners and the banana boats, the modern ships and the old". "Not only was the river the highway for the food which fed the nation; it could also be the highway for those fed of crime". A teenage girl is abducted. A young man is tortured, beaten and drowned in a river's dark depths. Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard must use all his powers to solve the case before it’s lost with the tide…

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    Gideon's Power: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 15 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Power: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 15

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    Gideon is trapped. He was tracking down all the mysterious happenings - the frequent power failures, the raging factory fire that took lives, and the murdering of children. How could he solve them if he himself was caught in a mind-boggling trap?

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    Gideon's Sport: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 16 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Sport: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 16

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    The trouble with horse racing is that some people bet on the outcome -- and others try to control the outcome. Gideon receives a suspicious call from the police superintendent in charge of London's toughest district. At first he believes it’s just a rumor that all the racehorses at the Derby would be doped, until the man who started the rumor was found floating face down in the River Thames...

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    Gideon's Art: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 17 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Art: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 17

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    The National Gallery houses priceless art treasures belonging to the nation and has high security. But Velazquez's painting ‘The Prince’ is nevertheless stolen. Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard knows of only a few thieves at large artful enough to pull off such a heist. However, one obvious suspect turns up dead and Gideon believes there is more to the story than a simple theft, no matter how daring. Then a famous art dealer's daughter is kidnapped and a notorious counterfeiting ring moves into town.

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    Gideon's Men: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 18 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Men: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 18

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    There is no end to crime in London as Gideon knows all too well, working day in day out to keep the streets safer. But Gideon and his men have real lives too and personal problems that can sometimes interfere with the job at hand. As landlords neglect their tenants, buildings collapse and protests break out, the Ministry of Housing and the Home Office are called in and questions raised about how the foundations became so weak.

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    Gideon's Press | John Creasey

    Gideon's Press

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard finds himself entangled in a case that goes to the very heart of English society. A great newspaper is threatened with ruin, its reporters with murder, and England is faced with losing its lifeline to the world. What’s more, the lives of thousands of innocent and defenceless people are at risk, and it is up to Gideon to find the single crazed genius who is behind it all.

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    Gideon's Fog | John Creasey

    Gideon's Fog

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    The last time Commander Gideon of the Yard had seen fog like it, he was just a lad. Clean air policies had more or less banished the thick, impenetrable, chokingly sulphurous fumes of old…until now. Sat in his car, enveloped, Gideon spied a gleam of light from across the common and alarm rose in him. What had he seen? What sort of misdeeds did the fog conceal?

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    Gideon's Drive: Gideon of Scotland Yard | John Creasey (JJ Marric)

    Gideon's Drive: Gideon of Scotland Yard

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By John Creasey (JJ Marric)
    • Narrated By Raymond Sawyer
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    Available to download for the first thiem, The Gideon of Scotland Yard Series by JJ Marric (pseudonym of Grand Master John Creasey).George Gideon, with his courage, his integrity and old-fashioned common sense, is surely the finest of all British policemen. Rape and murder, sex and violence, petty misdemeanors and vast conspiracies; against all these faces of evil strives George Gideon, tireless upholder of good and justice.

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    Gideon's Force: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 22 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Force: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 22

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 22 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Barnaby Edwards
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    Built with such hope, the Wellesley Estate has descended into a place of meaningless violence that the police cannot control. Fear of rape, muggings, arson, and even murder has led some of its residents to form their own vigilante group. Elsewhere in London, Dino Orsini is working with the police to help solve the murder of his two brothers, who were slain in what appears to be gang-land killings.

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    Gideon's Law: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 23 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Law: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 23

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Barnaby Edwards
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    Commissioner George Gideon is a busy man, especially when three of his colleagues require a touch of justice. Chief Detective Superintendent Tom Riddel’s seemingly watertight case against Sidney Stannet - the head of a vice gang and protection racket - has fallen apart. With his considerable funds, Stannet has hired a crooked barrister and bribed as many witnesses as he can, with the result that Riddell himself is up for trial.

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    Gideon's Way: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 24 | J.J. Marric

    Gideon's Way: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 24

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By J.J. Marric
    • Narrated By Barnaby Edwards
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    Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard faces the most harrowing 24 hours of his life. With snipers on the loose, the stalking of a shopkeeper by her mother’s murderer, and an explosive situation between two extreme political fractions threatening to erupt into civil war, Gideon really has his work cut out for him. But then his baby grandson is kidnapped, plunging Gideon and the baby's father into a frantic search and a juggling act between the public and the personal as violence hits the streets of the capital.

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    Gideon's Raid: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 25 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Raid: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 25

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Barnaby Edwards
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    Commander George Gideon of the CID has an audacious raid planned. If it is successful the crime responsible for eighty percent of London crime will be wiped out. Nothing is ever simple, however. First, the whole operation is whisked out of Gideon’s hands by the Chief Commissioner. Next, a supergrass makes a midnight call to reveal that the Yard has a leak and the criminals know the police’s plans.

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    Gideon's Fear: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 26 | John Creasey

    Gideon's Fear: Gideon of Scotland Yard, Book 26

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By John Creasey
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    When Ruby Benson sets up her murderous husband, Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard can tell it’s going to be a long week. It is down to him to protect the woman from her killer spouse’s bloodthirsty vendetta – or die trying.William Vivienne Butler follows in the footsteps of John Creasey and weaves a story as masterfully as the man himself. Invited to take over writing the Gideon Series on Creasey’s death, Butler hoped to keep the memory of the Master crime fiction writer alive.

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