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Dame Ngaio Marsh, a New Zealand crime writer and theatre director, is best known to international audiences as the creator of the gentleman detective Roderick Alleyn, whose career at Scotland Yard progressed from Detective Chief-Inspector to Chief Superintendent in the course of the 32 novels in which he featured.   

There are 13 quizzes and 130 trivia questions in this category.
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match quiz  Even More Roderick Alleyn Novels by Plot new 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Feb 08 19

Match the title of the book starring Ngaio Marsh's gentleman detective Roderick Alleyn to its basic plot description.
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Joepetz gold member
Feb 08 19
81 plays
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match quiz  More Roderick Alleyn Novels by Plot new 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Feb 05 19

Roderick Alleyn is the gentleman detective created by Dame Ngaio Marsh. Match these ten Alleyn novels to their plots.
Average
Joepetz gold member
Feb 05 19
72 plays
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trivia quiz  Grave Mistake new 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Jan 14 19

Inspector Roderick Alleyn and his partner Fox travel to the British countryside to investigate the strange death of Sybil Foster, a wealthy woman who was believed to have committed suicide for no reason.
Tough
Joepetz gold member
Jan 14 19
75 plays
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trivia quiz  Ngaio Marsh cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ertrum, Feb 22 04

Ngaio Marsh wrote a long series of mysteries. See what you remember about them - and her!
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ertrum gold member
Feb 22 04
270 plays
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trivia quiz  The Mystery Novels of Dame Ngaio Marsh cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Macjaq, Sep 08 10

Ngaio Marsh (1895-1982), along with Dorothy L Sayers, Margery Allingham, and Agatha Christie, was one of the Queens of Crime of mid-20th century detective fiction. She wrote more than 30 novels featuring Chief Inspector Roderick Alleyn.
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Macjaq
Sep 08 10
171 plays
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trivia quiz  Surfeit of Lampreys 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Apr 06 18

In this Roderick Alleyn mystery written by Ngaio Marsh, an aristocrat is murdered in a lift after just denying his brother desperately needed funds. There are plenty of members of the Lamprey family to suspect but there are too many suspects.
Average
Joepetz gold member
Apr 06 18
120 plays
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trivia quiz  Hand in Glove 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Sep 29 18

"Hand in Glove" is a mystery novel featuring Ngaio Marsh's gentleman detective Roderick Alleyn. In this case, Alleyn investigates the death of Harold Cartell, a man who who has no problems voicing his unpopular opinions.
Average
Joepetz gold member
Sep 29 18
81 plays
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trivia quiz  Death in a White Tie 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Mar 12 18

"Death in a White Tie" is mystery novel written by Ngaio Marsh and featuring Inspector Roderick Alleyn. Blackmail and murder cast shadows over a debutantes ball and it is up to Alleyn and his right hand man Inspector Fox to straighten things out.
Average
Joepetz gold member
Mar 12 18
123 plays
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trivia quiz  Spinsters in Jeopardy 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Jul 15 18

In this Roderick Alleyn novel by Ngaio Marsh, Alleyn and his family mix business with pleasure on their vacation to France. Alleyn investigates a possible drug ring and a cult but his wife's worst fears come true when their young son Ricky is kidnapped.
Average
Joepetz gold member
Jul 15 18
117 plays
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trivia quiz  Final Curtain 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Jun 08 18

In this Roderick Alleyn mystery by Ngaio Marsh, Alleyn investigates the poisoning death of an eccentric and short fused actor whose descendants are even zanier than he is.
Tough
Joepetz gold member
Jun 08 18
132 plays
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match quiz  Roderick Alleyn Novels by Plot 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Feb 02 19

Match the title of the Roderick Alleyn novel to its basic plot description. Alleyn is a gentleman detective created by Ngaio Marsh.
Average
Joepetz gold member
Feb 02 19
90 plays
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trivia quiz  Overture to Death 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Mar 13 18

"Overture to Death" is a classic mystery novel starring Ngaio Marsh's gentlemanly Scotland Yard Inspector Roderick Alleyn. During a church charity play, the pianist is shot dead when the piano has been booby trapped with a pistol.
Tough
Joepetz gold member
Mar 13 18
150 plays
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trivia quiz  Scales of Justice 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Jul 23 18

Something is fishy in the English countryside when a dead trout is found next to the dead body of a well respected Colonel. This book features Ngaio Marsh's detective Roderick Alleyn.
Tough
Joepetz gold member
Jul 23 18
126 plays
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