Phryne Fisher Series by Kerry Greenwood

3.93 · 288 ratings
  • Cocaine Blues (Phryne Fisher #1)
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    Cocaine Blues (Phryne Fisher #1)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 26 ratings · published 2015

    First in series from bestselling author, Kerry Greenwood Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher The London season is in full fling at the end of the 1920s, but the Honourable Phryne Fisher—she of the green-gray eyes, diamant garters, and outfits that should not be sprung suddenly on those of nervous dispositions—is rapidly tiring of the tedium of arranging flowers, making polite conversations with retired colonels, and... more

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  • Flying Too High (Phryne Fisher #2)
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    Flying Too High (Phryne Fisher #2)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 24 ratings · published 2015

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher "...the incomparable Phryne Fisher...beautiful, wealthy, sophisticated, but, above all, daring and intelligent..." —Library JournalWalking the wings of a Tiger Moth plane in full flight would be more than enough excitement for most people, but not for Phryne—amateur detective and woman of mystery, as delectable as the finest chocolate and as sharp as razor blades... more

  • Murder on the Ballarat Train (Phryne Fisher #3)
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    Murder on the Ballarat Train (Phryne Fisher #3)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 20 ratings · published 2015

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher "Greenwood's stories are brief, but she holds her own, writing well-thought-out plots starring the intelligent, sexy, liberated, and wealthy Phryne." —Library JournalWhen the 1920s' most glamorous lady detective, the Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher, arranges to go to Ballarat for the week, she eschews the excitement of her red Hispano-Suiza racing car for the sedate safety of the train... more

  • Death at Victoria Dock (Phryne Fisher #4)
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    Death at Victoria Dock (Phryne Fisher #4)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 18 ratings · published 2017

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher "Those who like their heroines resourceful and their mystery plots leavened with humor will read this with pleasure." —Publishers WeeklyDriving home late one night, Phryne Fisher is surprised when someone shoots out her windscreen. She alights to finds a pretty young man with an anarchist tattoo dying on the tarmac just outside the dock gates. He bleeds to death in her arms.. more

  • Blood and Circuses (Phryne Fisher #6)
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    Blood and Circuses (Phryne Fisher #6)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 18 ratings · published 2017

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher Phryne Fisher is bored. Life appears to be too easy, too perfect. Her household is ordered, her love life is pleasant, the weather is fine. And then a man from her past arrives at the door. It is Alan Lee from the carnival. Alan and his friends want her to investigate strange happenings at Farrells Circus, where animals have been poisoned and ropes sabotaged. Mr... more

  • Ruddy Gore (Phryne Fisher #7)
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    Ruddy Gore (Phryne Fisher #7)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 18 ratings · published 2017

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher "The appeal of this story is the glimpse it provides into the 1920s theater world and the opportunity it affords to observe Phryne and Lin Chung's romance from its inception." —BooklistRunning late to the Hinkler gala performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's Ruddigore, Phryne Fisher meets some thugs in a dark alley and handles them convincingly before they can ruin her silver dress... more

  • Urn Burial (Phryne Fisher #8)
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    Urn Burial (Phryne Fisher #8)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 16 ratings · published 1996

    The redoubtable Phryne Fisher is holidaying at Cave House, a Gothic mansion in the heart of Australia's Victorian mountain country. But the peaceful surroundings mask danger. Her host is receiving death threats, lethal traps are set without explanation, and the parlour maid is found strangled to death... more

  • Raisins and Almonds (Phryne Fisher #9)
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    Raisins and Almonds (Phryne Fisher #9)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 16 ratings · published 1997

    Phryne Fisher loves dancing, especially with gorgeous young Simon Abrahams. But Phryne’s contentment at the Jewish Young People’s Society Dance is cut short when Simon’s father asks her to investigate the strange death of a devout young student in Miss Sylvia Lee’s East Market bookshop.Miss Lee has been arrested for the murder, and Phryne believes that she is a very unlikely killer... more

  • Away with the Fairies (Phryne Fisher #11)
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    Away with the Fairies (Phryne Fisher #11)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 18 ratings · published 2017

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher It's 1928 in Melbourne and Phryne is asked to investigate the puzzling death of a famous author and illustrator of fairy stories. To do so, Phryne takes a job within the women's magazine that employed the victim and finds herself enmeshed in her colleagues' deceptions.But while Phryne is learning the ins and outs of magazine publishing first hand, her personal life is thrown into chaos... more

  • Murder in Montparnasse (Phryne Fisher #12)
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    Murder in Montparnasse (Phryne Fisher #12)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 18 ratings · published 2017

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher "A most charming, sexy, independent, and candid heroine; clever, literate dialog; and closely woven plotting will win immediate fans for this debut series." —Library Journal STARRED review Seven Australian soldiers, carousing in Paris in 1918, unknowingly witness a murder, with devastating consequences. Ten years later, two are dead...under very suspicious circumstances... more

  • Queen of the Flowers (Phryne Fisher #14)
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    Queen of the Flowers (Phryne Fisher #14)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 16 ratings · published 2017

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher "Crime strikes close to home in this latest installment...The engaging cast of familiar supporting characters—including Phryne's maid, Dot, and her Chinese lover, Lin Chung—will delight longtime fans..." —Publishers WeeklyThe circus is in town for St Kilda's first Flower Festival, which includes a parade... more

  • Murder in the Dark (Phryne Fisher #16)
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    Murder in the Dark (Phryne Fisher #16)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 16 ratings · published 2017

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher "One of the most exciting and dangerous of the adventures into which Phryne's fabulous and risky lifestyle has led her" —Kirkus ReviewsIt's Christmas, and Phryne has an invitation to the Last Best party of 1928, a four-day extravaganza being hosted at the Werribee Manor House by the Golden Twins, Isabella and Gerald Templar. Phryne is of two minds about going... more

  • Murder on a Midsummer Night (Phryne Fisher #17)
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    Murder on a Midsummer Night (Phryne Fisher #17)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 14 ratings · published 2008

    The Hon. Phryne Fisher, languid and slightly bored at the start of 1929, has been engaged to find out if the antique-shop-owning son of a Pre-Raphaelite model has died by homicide or suicide. He had some strange friends - a Balkan adventuress, a dilettante with a penchant for antiquities, a Classics professor, a medium, and a mysterious supplier who arrives after dark on a motorbike... more

  • Dead Man's Chest (Phryne Fisher #18)
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    Dead Man's Chest (Phryne Fisher #18)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 16 ratings · published 2017

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher Dot unfolded the note. "He says that his married couple will look after the divine Miss Fisher...I'll leave out a bit...their name is Johnson and they seem very reliable." Phryne got the door open at last. She stepped into the hall. "I think he was mistaken about that," she commented... more

  • Unnatural Habits (Phryne Fisher #19)
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    Unnatural Habits (Phryne Fisher #19)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 18 ratings · published 2017

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher "Among Phryne's pleasantly dashing adventures, this one stands out for its emphasis on sexual orientation and institutional coverups." —Kirkus Reviews STARRED review The decidedly raven-haired Miss Phryne Fisher returns to delve deep into the dark side of Melbourne, Australia.It's 1929, and girls are going missing. Little, pretty golden-haired girls. And they're not just pretty... more

  • Murder and Mendelssohn (Phryne Fisher #20)
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    Murder and Mendelssohn (Phryne Fisher #20)

    Kerry Greenwood

    · 16 ratings · published 2018

    Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, now streaming on Netflix, starring Essie Davis as the honourable Phryne Fisher "Like her heroine, Greenwood has never been more confident and confronting..." —Sydney Morning HeraldTo the accompaniment of heavenly choirs singing, the fearless Miss Phryne Fisher returns in her 20th adventure with musical score in hand... more

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