WorldCat Identities

Eden, Dorothy 1912-1982

Works: 246 works in 1,415 publications in 18 languages and 36,060 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories, English  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: PR9639.3.E38, 823
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Dorothy Eden
Most widely held works by Dorothy Eden
An important family by Dorothy Eden( Book )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic novel of colonial New Zealand. Kate O'Connor is hired to assist the Devenish family move house to frontier New Zealand
The Storrington papers by Dorothy Eden( Book )

27 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Goodwill accepts the position of secretary to Major Storrington, researching the Storrington family history
The American heiress by Dorothy Eden( Book )

34 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her look-alike mistress drowns at sea, Hetty takes her mistress's identity and becomes a Lady and an heir to an English title
The Salamanca drum by Dorothy Eden( Book )

38 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in 8 languages and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matilda Duncastle determines to raise sons in the tradition of her forebears - as heroic men of military might and valor
The time of the dragon by Dorothy Eden( Book )

19 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in 4 languages and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeping from China to the Thames Valley, spanning seventy-five years in the fortunes of a great trading dynasty, Dorothy Eden spins a spellbinding tale, of three generations of the Carrington family whose dealings in priceless antiques take them to Peking on the eve of the Boxer Rebellion and embroil them in a struggle that will determine their destinies and reach out to touch their heirs even to the present day
The millionaire's daughter by Dorothy Eden( Book )

34 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love story of a young New York beauty caught up in the crosscurrents of ambition and desire
The vines of Yarrabee by Dorothy Eden( Book )

60 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugenia discovers the real mistress of Yarrabee is the downstairs maid, but at last Eugenia meets the handsome artist, Colm O'Connor
Speak to me of love by Dorothy Eden( Book )

52 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught up in the charm of the Overton House and its young owner, Beatrice Bonnington marries William Overton adn finds him devoted only to preserving his home
An afternoon walk by Dorothy Eden( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a London housewife and mother is terrorized by anonymous phone calls and threats, her husband questions her sanity
Melbury Square by Dorothy Eden( Book )

24 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in 6 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waiting for Willa by Dorothy Eden( Book )

40 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace receives a coded message from her cousin, and she sets off in a perilous search through the night world of Stockholm
The shadow wife by Dorothy Eden( Book )

42 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in 8 languages and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winterwood by Dorothy Eden( Book )

34 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing from a scandal that rocked London society, Lavina finds employment as companion to a crippled girl on an isolated country estate
The sleeping bride and the deadly travellers by Dorothy Eden( Book )

42 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of her wedding, Aurora had disappeared, and now, receiving no satisfactory answers, her sister launches her own investigation into her whereabouts in a desperate effort to find her while she's still alive
Ravenscroft ; and, Darkwater by Dorothy Eden( Book )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two gothic novels by Dorothy Eden
Never call it loving; a biographical novel of Katherine O'Shea and Charles Stewart Parnell by Dorothy Eden( Book )

30 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Edens acclaimed biographical novel is both an account of the illicit love affair that scandalized Victorian England and the gripping account of the rise and fall of one of Irelands greatest political leaders Katharine O'Shea is an unhappily married young mother of three when she meets Charles Stewart Parnell, the uncrowned king of Ireland. They couldnt be more different. Kitty is from an aristocratic English family. Born in County Wicklow to Protestant gentry, Parnell is a passionate crusader for Irelands oppressed poor. But their first encounter leaves them both with the certainty that something momentous has occurred. Before long, theyre engaged in a forbidden liaison--one that will have profound ramifications for Kittys personal life and Charless brilliant political career. As their love affair plays out on the world stage, scandal and a scorned husbands revenge conspire to destroy everything Charles has worked to achieve for the Irish. Set against the tumultuous backdrop of late-nineteenth-century England and Ireland, Dorothy Edens most ambitious novel weaves a passionate, heartbreaking story of a larger-than-life man and woman whose only crime is falling in love
Listen to danger by Dorothy Eden( Book )

43 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mother tries to deal with the aftermath of a car crash tha killed her husband, followed by the kidnapping of her children
The marriage chest by Dorothy Eden( Book )

30 editions published between 1965 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad woman, a haunted child, a dread secret that for fifty years stained the lives of guilty and innocent as well. When young Emily Bowman is invited to Spain by her ancient and eccentric cousin Hannah to teach piano to her cousin's granddaughter, she is delighted. She has heard only some vague romantic tales about this side of her family, about the fabulous and beautiful Aunt Dolly whom she so closely resembles and who died tragically years before. Beyond that she knows nothing. Not until the sinister atmosphere of the strange, dark household begins to close in about her does she become aware that something is wrong, very wrong. And that she herself is slowly becoming the center of a new and terrifying chain of events that threatens not only her future, but her very life. - Back cover
Sleep in the woods by Dorothy Eden( Book )

25 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic romantic novel about a woman and a land that can never be tamed is Dorothy Eden at her spellbinding best Poor, orphaned Briar Johnson serves as maid to two gently reared young women on their voyage from London to New Zealand, a land their aunt in Wellington has assured them is teeming with potential husbands. Desperate for a home of her own, Briar disguises herself in one of her mistress's gowns and slips into the governor's masked ball, hoping to snare a certain tenderhearted gentleman. Instead, her plan goes terribly awry and she attracts the attention of commanding Saul Whitmore. And he wants her to be his wife. For five years, Saul has called New Zealand his home. And something in the primitive frontier calls to Briar. Together they travel to Taranaki, a remote town in the heart of hostile Maori territory. Here, among strangers, warriors, and savages, Briar learns the true meaning of courage. And against all odds, she begins to lose her heart to this wild, beautiful country--and the husband she never expected to love
The deadly travellers by Dorothy Eden( Book )

24 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic suspense meets Hitchcockian storytelling in New York Times-bestselling author Dorothy Edens nail-biter of a novel about a little girl who vanishes on a trainThe job is simple: to escort seven-year-old Francesca from Rome to England. But it quickly becomes a nightmare for Kate Tempest when Francesca vanishes aboard the Paris Express. Not a single one of Kates fellow passengers admits to seeing the girl. In fact, nobody remembers her getting onboard at all. But Kates discovery of Francescas beloved doll convinces her that Francesca is the victim of foul play. Who took her off the train--and why? And who is the insolent, dark-eyed stranger who keeps turning up? Kates desperate search takes her across Europe and into the arms of a man she is not sure she can trust as she searches for a way out of a tightening web of lies, deception, and deadly malice
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Alternative Names
Dorothy Eden

Dorothy Eden New Zealand writer

Eden, Dorothy Enid 1912-1982

Iden, Doroti 1912-

Iden, Doroti 1912-1982

Īdena, Dorotija 1912-

Paradise, Mary 1912-

Paradise, Mary 1912-1982

イーデン, ドロシイ

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