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The Wild Island

(1978)
(Tartan Tragedy)
(The second book in the Jemima Shore series)
A novel by

 
 
As Jemima Shore, Investigator, arrives at Inverness Station for a Highland holiday, the sun is shining. Paradise, she thinks. But at that moment, she hears a voice: "All this way for a funeral."

So begins an adventure far removed from Jemima's visions of heather-covered hills, crystal-clear streams, romantic men in kilts, fairy-tale castles. Instead she is plunged into the strange world of the aristocratic Beauregard family with its tensions, jealousies and violence. The setting is the Wild Island itself, sometimes enchanting but too often frighteningly remote, the streams, not silvery, but brown and sinister; her holiday home with its disturbing influence; the people -- none of them quite what they seem.

Genre: Mystery    Get it on Google Play

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Used availability for Antonia Fraser's The Wild Island

Hardback Editions

April 1993 : USA Hardback

Title: The Wild Island (Curley Large Print Books)
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-7927-1486-5 / 978-0-7927-1486-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Chivers North Amer
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April 1993 : UK Hardback

Title: Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-7451-1812-7 / 978-0-7451-1812-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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August 1992 : USA Hardback

Title: The Life and Times of Victoria (Kings and Queens of England Series)
Author(s): Dorothy Marshall
ISBN: 1-55859-450-7 / 978-1-55859-450-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Cross River Pr
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October 1978 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Wild Island (Jemima Shore, Book 2)
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-393-08831-6 / 978-0-393-08831-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Norton
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January 1979 : UK Hardback
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Title: Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-85119-032-4 / 978-0-85119-032-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Firecrest Pub.
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March 1978 : UK Hardback
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Title: Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-297-77441-7 / 978-0-297-77441-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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Paperback Editions

October 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: Tartan Tragedy: A Jemima Shore Mystery
Author(s): Lady Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 1-78022-846-5 / 978-1-78022-846-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
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November 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: Tartan Tragedy: A Jemima Shore Mystery
Author(s): Lady Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-7528-8101-9 / 978-0-7528-8101-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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April 1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: Wild Island (Jemima Shore Mystery)
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-7493-0852-4 / 978-0-7493-0852-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mandarin
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January 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-7451-1823-2 / 978-0-7451-1823-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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April 1993 : USA Paperback

Title: The Wild Island (Curley Large Print Books)
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-7927-1485-7 / 978-0-7927-1485-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Chivers North Amer
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August 1991 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-553-29324-9 / 978-0-553-29324-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Crimeline
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August 1989 : UK Paperback

Title: Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-7493-0260-7 / 978-0-7493-0260-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mandarin
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December 1987 : UK Paperback

Title: The Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-413-16250-8 / 978-0-413-16250-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd
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1987 : Canada Mass Market Paperback

Title: Wild Island, The
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-458-16250-7 / 978-0-458-16250-5 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Methuen Paperbacks
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July 1981 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-441-88820-8 / 978-0-441-88820-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace
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October 1978 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-393-33189-X / 978-0-393-33189-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
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1980 : USA Paperback

Title: The Wild Island (A Jemima Shore Mystery)
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-441-88819-4 / 978-0-441-88819-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace Books
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1978 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-14-004820-0 / 978-0-14-004820-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books
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Audio Editions

October 1990 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: The Wild Island: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-7451-5968-0 / 978-0-7451-5968-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Audio Books
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February 1991 : USA Audio Cassette

Title: The Wild Island: A Jemima Shore Mystery
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-8161-9541-2 / 978-0-8161-9541-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Chivers Audio Books
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May 1986 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Wild Island
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
ISBN: 0-7366-0885-0 / 978-0-7366-0885-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape, Inc.
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Kindle Editions

October 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Tartan Tragedy: A Jemima Shore Mystery
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
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October 2014 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Tartan Tragedy: A Jemima Shore Mystery
Author(s): Antonia Fraser
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Availability: Amazon UK