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J. Robert Janes

Full Name: J. Robert Janes
Number of Works: 20
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ISBN: 1569471207, 9781569471203
Keywords: sandman
Pages: 272
Published: 1997
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1569471576, 9781569471579
Keywords: salamander
Pages: 311
Published: 1998
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1569471762, 9781569471760
Keywords: mannequin
Pages: 258
Published: 1998
  • Rating: 80%

A St-Cyr and Kohler investigation set in Occupied Paris during World War II.St-Cyr of the S?ret? and Kohler of the Gestapo are ordered to investigate a bank robbery, but they would prefer to look for a missing neighbor, Joanne LaBelle. She responded to an advertisement seeking a beautiful girl between the ages of 18 and 22, with long hair and brown eyes, to be a model l-- mannequin. Now Joanne has vanished. The robbery of the Cr?dit Lyonnais and the case of the missing girl begin to dovetail. Was Joanne kidnapped because she witnessed the theft? Or is there something even more sinister involve
ISBN: 1569471754, 9781569471753
Keywords: carousel
Pages: 287
Published: 1993
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 156947107X, 9781569471074
Keywords: stonekiller
Pages: 261
Published: 1995
  • Rating: 80%

Canadian writer J. Robert Janes's series of mysteries set in occupied France in 1942 are very popular in his native country and in England, and it's not hard to see why. Jean-Louis St-Cyr and Hermann Kohler--an elegant, acerbic French policeman and a massive, lumbering, surprisingly compassionate gestapo agent--are an unlikely but extremely effective team of detectives. Here, they investigate the murder of a woman who discovered a historic art treasure of extreme importance to the Nazi cause--and whose death might be a dangerous embarrassment for everyone involved.
ISBN: 1569472866, 9781569472866
Keywords: kaleidoscope
Pages: 294
Published: 1993
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1569473463, 9781569473467
Keywords: dollmaker
Pages: 272
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1569471584, 9781569471586
Keywords: mayhem
Pages: 272
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 057507129X, 9780575071292
Keywords: beekeeper
Pages: 320
Published: 2001
  • Rating: 80%

In a freezing Paris in 1942, St Cyr and Kohler are investigating a missing shipment of honey. A beekeeper in Belleville has been murdered; his widow has connections she would rather not go into; and the ramifications of the case stretch all the way to Switzerland and Stalingrad.
ISBN: 0575402598, 9780575402591
Keywords: madrigal
Pages: 288
Published: 1999
  • Rating: 80%

St-Cyr and Kohler are shipped out to Avignon to investigate the violent death of a young aristocrat: she was a singer aspiring to join the Madrigal group. Amidst a heady brew of sex, politics and professional jealousy, St-Cyr must discover the truth - with some help from the dead.