Andrew Garve





Andrew Garve


Born
in Leicester, The United Kingdom
February 12, 1908

Died
January 01, 2001

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Andrew Garve was the pen name of Paul Winterton (1908-2001). He was born in Leicester and educated at the Hulme Grammar School, Manchester and Purley County School, Surrey, after which he took a degree in Economics at London University. He was on the staff of The Economist for four years, and then worked for fourteen years for the London News Chronicle as reporter, leader writer and foreign correspondent. He was assigned to Moscow from 1942 to 1945, where he was also the correspondent of the BBC’s Overseas Service.

After the war he turned to full-time writing of detective and adventure novels and produced more than forty-five books. His work was serialized, televised, broadcast, filmed and translated into some twenty languages. He was noted
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Average rating: 3.62 · 400 ratings · 79 reviews · 48 distinct works
No Tears For Hilda

3.53 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 1950 — 6 editions
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Death and the Sky Above

3.77 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1953 — 2 editions
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The Ashes of Loda

3.94 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1965 — 4 editions
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A Hero for Leanda

3.80 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1959 — 7 editions
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Murder in Moscow

3.62 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1965 — 7 editions
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Counterstroke

3.40 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1978 — 8 editions
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The Cuckoo Line Affair

3.63 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1953 — 5 editions
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The Sea Monks

4.08 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1963 — 3 editions
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The Riddle of Samson

3.50 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1954 — 3 editions
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The Galloway Case

3.35 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 1958 — 3 editions
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“What's the point of a good job if you're dead?”
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“Maybe with a little more danger ― but there's more to life than just trying to exist.”
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“The fathers have eaten sour grapes and the children's teeth have been set on edge.”
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