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Siddons, Anne Rivers

Overview
Works: 188 works in 1,172 publications in 5 languages and 77,690 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  College stories  Biography  Anecdotes  History  Condensed books  Love stories  Horror tales 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3569.I28, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anne Rivers Siddons
Low country : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
43 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ecologically aware woman battles her land-developer husband over the future of the island she inherited off South Carolina. He wants to build houses, she wants to preserve the island's habitat with its marshes, ponies and Gullah communities of former slaves
Sweetwater Creek : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rebuilding her life on a plantation after the disappearance of her mother and the death of a sibling, Emily Parmenter forges a near-mystical relationship with her beloved spaniel and finds her world changing after the arrival of a rebellious debutante
Nora, Nora : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
53 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 4,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Peyton's older cousin Nora comes to the small town of Lytton, Georgia, things begin to change
Up island : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
47 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her husband drops her for a younger woman, Molly Redwine of Atlanta--mother of two adult children and a woman accustomed to comfort--thinks it is the end of the world. But as she recuperates in Martha's Vineyard, Molly discovers other reasons for living--lots of people need her--and gradually she regains confidence and happiness
Fault lines : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
38 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her daughter runs away to her aunt in California, Merritt Fowler of Georgia takes a plane to bring her back, the trip a welcome change from a demanding husband and an equally demanding mother-in-law who is suffering from Alzheimer's. The scene is set for a steamy romance during an earthquake
Hill towns : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
33 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Catherine Gaillard finally ends her self-imposed isolation in Tennessee for a trip to Italy, she finds that the travel transforms her, and her liberation threatens her husband
Downtown : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 3,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A smalltown girl, Smoky O'Donnell, moves to Atlanta to work for a magazine and becomes involved with three men: a rebellious photographer, a black freedom fighter, and the scion of an aristocratic Southern family. The civil rights movement serves as a background. By the author of Hill Towns
Islands by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 3,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anny Butler is a caretaker, a nurturer, first for her own brothers and sisters, and then as a director of an agency devoted to the welfare of children. What she has never had is a real family. That changes when she meets and marries Lewis Aiken, an exuberant surgeon fifteen years older than Anny. When they marry, she finds her family--not a traditional one, but a group of Charleston childhood friends who are inseparable, who are one another's surrogate family. They are called the Scrubs, and they all, in some way, have the common cord of family.Instantly upon meeting them at the old beach house on Sullivan's Island, which they co-own, Anny knows that she has found home and family. They vow that, when the time comes, they will find a place where they can live together by the sea.Bad things begin to happen--a hurricane, a fire, deaths--but still the remaining Scrubs cling together. They are watched over and bolstered by Camilla Curry, the heart and core of their group, always the healer. Anny herself allows Camilla to enfold and to care for her. It is the first time she has felt this kind of love and support
Colony : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 3,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It isn't easy for sweet young Maude Gascoigne, from a moldering plantation near Charleston, to fit in when her new husband, sterling-silver Peter Chambliss takes her to the summer place. For the first few decades Maude battles it out with her insufferable, hypercritical mother-in-law, the drunken and lecherous husband of her best friend, Amy Potter, and even Peter himself--a depressive, hermetic man who just sails away whenever things get rough. Gradually, though, little Maudie gets some starch and learns to endure almost anything
Off season by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Anne Rivers Siddons tells the beautiful, tragic, and redemptive story of a woman who searches for meaning after her husband dies"--Provided by publisher
Peachtree Road : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
35 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucy Bondurant Chastain Venable comes to live with her cousin's family in the great house on Peachtree Road, and the story of astonishing love and hate between a man and a woman begins
Outer banks : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
35 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reunited with her beloved college chums after years of separation, Kate Abrams, now a successful interior designer, must face the many bitter truths of her own past
King's Oak : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
27 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 3,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andy Calhoun comes back to the Old South with her small daughter, but her newfound happiness is threatened when her friend Tom Dabney opposes a nearby nuclear arms plant
Burnt Mountain : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 2,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Growing up, the only place tomboy Thayer Wentworth felt at home was at her summer camp - Camp Sherwood Forest in the North Carolina Mountains. It was there that she came alive and where she met Nick Abrams, her first love ... and first heartbreak. Years later, Thayer marries Aengus, an Irish professor, and they move into her deceased grandmother's house in Atlanta, only miles from Camp Edgewood on Burnt Mountain where her father died years ago in a car accident. There, Aengus and Thayer lead quiet and happy lives until Aengus is invited up to the camp to tell old Irish tales to the campers. As Aengus spends less time at home and becomes more distant, Thayer must confront dark secrets-about her mother, her first love, and, most devastating of all, her husband
Homeplace : a novel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 2,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forced to return to her hometown in Georgia, Mike Winship Singer, a divorced free-lance artist, tries to come to terms with her past and her dying, bigoted father
The house next door by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
36 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The house next door to the Kennedys' is haunted by an all-pervasive evil, and the couple watches in horror as a succession of owners is engulfed by the same sinister force--until the Kennedys attempt to destroy the house themselves
Fox's Earth by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
25 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Southern saga of Ruth Yancey and how she rose from her mill town roots to live and rule the Sparta mansion known as Fox's Earth
Heartbreak hotel by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
32 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bestselling author Siddons brings to life the long, hot summer of 1956, when everyone was singing Elvis Presley's hit single. Maggie is a sorority girl, the quintessential Southern young lady--until she meets two people who shatter her idyllic existence. Simultaneous release with Colony
The girls of August by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Book )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Every August, four women would gather together to spend a week at the beach, renting a new house each year. The ritual began when they were in their twenties and their husbands were in medical school, and became a mainstay of every summer thereafter. Their only criteria was oceanfront and isolation, their only desire to strengthen their far-flung friendships. They called themselves the Girls of August. But when one of the Girls dies tragically, the group slowly drifts apart and their vacations together are brought to a halt. Years later, a new marriage reunites them and they decide to come together once again on a remote barrier island off the South Carolina coast. There, far from civilization, the women make startling discoveries that will change them in ways they never expected" --
Nora, Nora by Anne Rivers Siddons ( Recording )
38 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peyton McKenzie is a shy, gawky teenager, living with her widowed father, when her cousin Nora comes to visit. Nora is nothing like the conservative, churchgoing relatives Peyton has known. Soon, Nora has taken Peyton under her wing
 
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Alternative Names
Rivers Siddons, Anne
Siddons, Anne 1936-
Siddons, Anne Rivers 1936-...
סידונס, אן ריברס. רענן, עליזה
ריברס סידונס, אן
シドンズ, A. R
Languages
English (602)
French (5)
German (2)
Hebrew (1)
Norwegian (1)
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