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Vincenzi, Penny

Works: 109 works in 810 publications in 18 languages and 22,726 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  Short stories  History  Essays  Novels 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6072.I525, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Penny Vincenzi
Most widely held works by Penny Vincenzi
The best of times : a novel by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

31 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hot summer's day, a crowded motorway, a split second that changed people's lives forever
More than you know : a novel by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

36 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale set against a backdrop of the glossy magazine and advertising worlds of 1960s London follows a harrowing courtroom custody battle between Eliza, who gave up her writing job to marry, and her ex-husband, Matt, an edgy working-class man
No angel by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

59 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Routinely making decisions that have dangerous consequences, strong-willed aristocrat's daughter Celia Lytton sets in motion a series of events during World War I that have a particular impact on her family
An absolute scandal : a novel by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the boom-or-bust days of the 1980s, a group of people is brought together by the devastating financial woes of Lloyd's, including Nigel Cowper, his wife Lucinda, and banker Simon Beaumont and his ad exec wife
Sheer abandon : a novel by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

47 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meeting by chance in 1985, three young women spend time together in Thailand before going their separate ways and are reunited many years later, unaware that the daughter abandoned at birth by one of them is now searching for her birth mother
Windfall by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensible Cassia Fallon has been married to her doctor husband for seven years when her godmother leaves her a huge fortune. For the first time in her life, she is able to do exactly as she likes, and she starts to question her marriage, her past, her present, and her future. But where did her inheritance really come from and why? Too soon the windfall has become a corrupting force, one that Cassia cannot resist
Something dangerous by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

42 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born into the powerful Lytton family, twins Adele and Venetia Lytton grow up in a golden world, until the dark specter of Nazi Germany begins to loom over Europe and the Lytton family faces challenges for which they are unprepared
Almost a crime by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

51 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Londoners Tom and Octavia Fleming seem to have the perfect power marriage: high profile and mutually supportive, both professionally and personally. They are attractive and rich, and each runs a successful business. They have three lovely children and a calendar brimming with glamorous social events. But when Octavia discovers Tom is having an affair, and that it is by no means his first, every single aspect of her marriage and her life threatens to disintegrate. And this is no ordinary affair--it is one that snowballs into terror that no one in the Flemings' charmed circle can escape
Into temptation by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Lytton family past is full of secrets. Only one person knows them all and that is Lady Celia Lytton, the family matriarch. Some are more dangerous than others, some entirely her own, others shared with her family, all absolutely safe in her keeping. Until something happens that threatens to reveal them all." -- Cover
A perfect heritage by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

27 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Legendary Athina Farrell hires Bianca Bailey to revitalize a once-great skincare company with unexpected consequences. A devastating tale of ambition and ego, passion and wonder"--
Another woman by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

40 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the seemingly elated Cressida Forrest disappears without a trace the night before her lavish wedding, a frantic search for answers reveals a fragile web of sexual and financial secrets involving two families
Old sins by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Morell's monumental business empire is up for grabs as six powerful women--his mother Letitia; his first wife Eliza; his daughter Roz; Susan, an executive; Camilla, his long-time mistress; and Phaedria, his second wife--battle for control
The dilemma by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third wife of a charismatic businessman tells a complicated lie in order to safeguard her marriage and children, a decision she subsequently evaluates at the height of an emotional crisis
Forbidden places by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wartime is never easy, and Grace Bennett and her two friends are doing the best they can. Forbidden Places reveals the stories of one young woman who is widowed after only five years of marriage, a wife who rethinks her feelings after witnessing disturbing changes in her husband, and a woman who wonders if the war will free her from a brutal marriage
An outrageous affair by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cloe Windsor discovered that the truth could kill when her famous, rich and charming husband committed suicide ... Fleur FitzPatrick found out that the truth could kill during the long and painful journey to avenge her father's death. Caroline Hunterton had always known of its destructive power, but her long buried past was a secret which could not be kept forever. From the Suffolk countryside in World War II to the decadence of post war Hollywood, from the glitz of Madison Avenue to the excesses of the theatrical aristocracy in London, An Outrageous Affair tells the story of one such truth, brought to light by the brutal investigative skills of one man, and by the publication of the book he was determined to write
Wicked pleasures by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A saga set throughout the latter half of the 20th century traces a mega-wealthy family's efforts to orchestrate respective agendas from their Hamptons summer homes and English countryside manor, while a brother and two sisters discover that they all have different fathers
Sheer abandon : [a novel] by Penny Vincenzi( Recording )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clio, Jocasta, and Martha, three college students who backpack through Thailand on a holiday. Upon return to England one of them gives birth and abandons the baby at Heathrow Airport. Sixteen years later the child searches for her mother
More than you know : a novel by Penny Vincenzi( Recording )

17 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It all comes down to love or money in a harrowing custody battle over a little girl, set against the glossy backdrop of the magazine and advertising worlds in 1960s London
A question of trust by Penny Vincenzi( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1950s London. Tom Knelston is charismatic, working class and driven by ambition, ideals and passion. He is a man to watch. His wife Alice shares his vision. It seems they are the perfect match. Then out of the blue, Tom meets beautiful and unhappily married Diana Southcott, a fashion model. An exciting but dangerous affair is inevitable and potentially damaging to their careers. And when a child becomes ill, Tom is forced to make decisions about his principles, his reputation, his marriage, and most of all, his love for his child
An absolute scandal : [a novel] by Penny Vincenzi( Recording )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the boom-and-bust years of the 1980s, follow the lives of a group of people drawn together by their mutual monetary woes when the great financial institution Lloyd's undergoes a devastating downturn
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The best of times : a novel
More than you know : a novelNo angelAn absolute scandal : a novelSheer abandon : a novelWindfallSomething dangerousAlmost a crimeInto temptation
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