WorldCat Identities

Bromige, Iris

Overview
Works: 127 works in 552 publications in 6 languages and 6,663 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6052.R572, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Iris Bromige
The broken bough by Iris Bromige( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet's fiance, Kevin, had spent a whole year away from her in the West Indies. His letters assured her that he still loved her as much as ever, but Harriet herself had changed, and she knew that she couldn't now marry him. At the start, Harriet had been so sure about Kevin. She had agreed to their engagement although her beloved father had never liked him, and had blamed him for the accident in which Harriet's mother had died. There was no other man in her life, but she wanted independence rather than marriage
A magic place : a Rainwood story by Iris Bromige( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frances Barbury decides to take a long break from London and takes a position as a secretary-companion in a beautiful but remote part of Wales. She takes an instant like to her employer and his seemingly fragile younger wife but finds a disturbing element in Rolf, son of her employer from a previous marriage
A slender thread by Iris Bromige( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tangled wood by Iris Bromige( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alison tells Great Uncle Arthur that she is not happy in her job as a librarian, he impulsively bequeaths his collection of Victorian books to her, plus some money and the use of his Sussex cottage at a peppercorn rent. Urging her to start a lending library of her own, he urges her also to keep up his long-standing feud with the neighbouring house, Larchmere - not an easy resolution to maintain
Farewell to winter by Iris Bromige( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good fortune seemed to smile at last on Emma Barcombe and an exciting new freedom was about to unfold when she came to work on a small journal in the delightful West Country village of Clevedon
The bend in the river by Iris Bromige( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonia is recovering from a frustrated love affair and a series of unsatisfactory jobs. She meets Pierre, who is haunted by the death of his beautiful young wife
A distant song by Iris Bromige( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she inherits Rylands, Sarah Rushden has no qualms about leaving London to live in her grandparents' cottage in the country. There she has time to help her ex-explorer neighbour write his memoirs, to fall in love with his son Simon, and to have this love reciprocated. Then the beautiful Anna arrives from Simon's past to threaten Sarah's happiness
A sheltering tree : a Rainwood family novel by Iris Bromige( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2002 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A car crash robs Jennifer Barbury of two very close friends. In an effort to get over her anguish and grief she takes a job as housekeeper to the autocratic Joel Vurney, his invalid mother and exasperating 4 year old niece. Joel soon shows her that there is still much to live for
The happy fortress by Iris Bromige( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Elizabeth was offered a job in a nursery belonging to some relatives she has never met, it seemed like a perfect opportunity. However, it did not solve the problem of her sister Carol, who was involved with Charles, an obvious rake
Old love's domain by Iris Bromige( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrible tragedy has left Laura deeply unhappy, her world shattered and her heart numbed by shock and grief. She takes a job as custodian of Mellorey Park, a gracious Jacobean mansion, hoping to lose herself in the past. However, the unwanted attentions of two men threaten to destroy her self-imposed solitude
The night of the party by Iris Bromige( Book )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelius Wicklow, self-made millionaire, rules over the conflicting Wicklow family. Then his personal assistant Lucy becomes involved with one members of the family who has successfully resisted Cornelius's control and is regarded as an arch-enemy. Divided loyalties make Lucy's path dangerous and difficult
Rosevean by Iris Bromige( Book )

11 editions published between 1962 and 1987 in English and Finnish and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stay but till tomorrow by Iris Bromige( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her 21st summer was an enchanting time for Kay Grant. She luxuriated in the comforts of her family's country house, in carefree games of tennis, romantic garden strolls and casual flirtations. Most of all she loved Pat. However, the dreams she held for the future came crashing down when she discovered that Pat was saving his love for the one person Kay could never challenge; her sister Barbara
Laurian Vale by Iris Bromige( Book )

9 editions published between 1952 and 1982 in English and Finnish and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years between by Iris Bromige( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma hopes to run a riding school with her friend Lucy but their plans are thwarted by Lucy's brother Philip. Emma tries a job with an elderly writer but her feelings for the men in her past keep intruding. She must stop rushing headlong at the world to find real love and a career
Fair prisoner by Iris Bromige( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Dallas reluctantly accepts the post of housekeeper in her uncle's house in the country in return for a home for her and her sick mother. Once established in her uncle's house, she finds herself a virtual prisoner. Then she meets the Madison family and her life changes
The changing tide by Iris Bromige( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stepdaughter by Iris Bromige( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunted landscape by Iris Bromige( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new owner by Iris Bromige( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
ברומיג', איריס

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