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A Stranger and Afraid

(1971)
(A book in the Superintendent Ditteridge series)
A novel by

 
 
When Holly Dunthorne returns home to the village of Roydon Saint Agnes she finds that a friend, Marcus Meriden, has been accused of beating up an old man. There are witnesses who say they saw it happen, and the only one who might possibly clear him stays stubbornly silent.

But when murder happens and a newcomer to the village seems to attract everyone's attention, Holly finds everything has changed, not least her old friends, the Meridens, among whom she feels herself a stranger - and afraid.

Genre: Mystery    Get it on Google Play

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Hardback Editions

June 1974 : UK Hardback
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Title: Stranger and Afraid (Ulverscroft large print series. [mystery])
Author(s): Elizabeth Ferrars
ISBN: 0-85456-282-6 / 978-0-85456-282-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd
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April 1971 : UK Hardback

Title: Stranger and Afraid
Author(s): Elizabeth Ferrars
ISBN: 0-00-231763-X / 978-0-00-231763-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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Paperback Editions

March 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Stranger and Afraid (Superintendent Ditteridge)
Author(s): Elizabeth Ferrars
ISBN: 1-4719-0670-1 / 978-1-4719-0670-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Murder Room
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January 1979 : UK Paperback
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Title: A stranger and afraid
Author(s): Elizabeth Ferrars
ISBN: 0-00-615581-2 / 978-0-00-615581-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fontana
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July 1972 : UK Paperback
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Title: Stranger and Afraid
Author(s): Elizabeth Ferrars
ISBN: 0-00-612996-X / 978-0-00-612996-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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Audio Editions

October 1994 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: A Stranger and Afraid: Unabridged
Author(s): Elizabeth Ferrars
ISBN: 1-85496-950-1 / 978-1-85496-950-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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Kindle Editions

March 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: A Stranger and Afraid
Author(s): Elizabeth Ferrars
Publisher: Orion
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March 2014 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Stranger and Afraid (Superintendent Ditteridge)
Author(s): Elizabeth Ferrars
Publisher: The Murder Room
Availability: Amazon UK