WorldCat Identities

Mayhar, Ardath

Overview
Works: 81 works in 150 publications in 1 language and 5,193 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.M468, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ardath Mayhar
 
Most widely held works by Ardath Mayhar
The absolutely perfect horse by Marylois Dunn( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The formerly noble, now downtrodden horse known as Dogmeat helps Annie and her family reassess their values
Medicine walk by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his father's heart attack and the resulting crash of their small plane, Burr must travel alone through forty miles of summer desert with little food and water
Carrots and Miggle by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Carrot's distant relative Emiglia moves from a scholarly English home to the Ramsden ranch in Texas, everyone has to make adjustments
Soul-singer of Tyrnos by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yeleeve, a young woman who can sing the image of a soul onto the wall behind her, to commend or condemn the owner, discovers that a powerful evil is overcoming her country and only she can help
How the gods wove in Kyrannon by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exile on Vlahil by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warlock's gift by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the aid of only a few loyal men -- and the power of his fiancee, Varil, a sorceress -- Karas embarks on a perilous journey to try to regain control of his father's kingdom which has been usurped by an evil warlock
The world ends in Hickory Hollow by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hardeman family, survivors of the nuclear war, try to make a new life for themselves in the bizarrely transformed east Texas scrubland. When civilization comes to an end, life struggles on in remote Hickory Hollow, Texas. The electricity may have failed, but Zack, Jim, Sukie, Mom Allie, Carl, Carol, Sim, Elmond, Grace and the others simply go on by torch and candle light. If radio and television are gone, they entertain themselves with yarns, music, dances. But there are two serpents in this new Eden: their own human nature and the murderous Unger clan that lives just beyond the hollow. Here is a epic of the human spirit
The seekers of Shar-Nuhn by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of Grittel Sundotha by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After rejecting her only likely proposal of marriage, sevenfoot Grittel wanders the kingdom using her strength and skill to right wrongs until she goes on a quest and finds her true destiny
Lords of the triple moons by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johab, believing himself to be the last of his people, escapes from the usurper who killed his family and takes upon himself the task of freeing the plainsfolk from tyranny
The runes of the lyre by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magic lyre is the key to salvation for the people of Hasyih when they are threatened by a group of rebels awakening in a neighboring world
Makra Choria by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ruling family in Sherath has an inherited Gift bringing fabulous power, but when its dark side leads the tainted Theora to seize control it is only her sister Choria who can save the land
Golden dream : a fuzzy odyssey by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadly memoir by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Margaret Thackrey, ex-government agent and writer, decides to pen her memoirs, she unwittingly gets the attention of a vicious assassin - a man whose nefarious deeds she'd nearly uncovered during her service. Now he must stop the publication of her book before his true character is revealed. He murders Margaret's husband, and stalks her from Oregon to Texas, where she must finally confront her past - and a determined, stone-cold killer!"--Page 4 of cover
Death in the Square by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The upper-class inhabitants of the locked-gate community called Holroyd Square in Templeton, Texas, are used to their sedate, private lives -- and the equally private secrets that each of them keeps hidden from the others. But when a vicious blackmailer rudely interrupts their existence, and then is found murdered in the Square, the police must be called, and only Assistant Chief Wash Shipp can uncover the killer and save their tattered reputations--P. [4] of cover
The Clarrington heritage by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Marise Dering marries Ben Clarrington and moves into the old mansion where the rest of the Clarringtons live, she's ordered to keep out of the closed-off sections of the third floor - but is not told why. It is only later that she learns the sinister family secrets ... but has she been told all of them? As the family members begin perishing in odd and horrifying circumstances, Marise must try to uncover all the secrets of the Clarrington heritage
People of the mesa by Ardath Mayhar( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Responsible for protecting his people, Uhtatse urges them to build houses in the sheltering cliffsides, but the Elders refuse. Uhtatse and his wife build such a house and when a new enemy becomes a threat, the Elders admit their people would be safer there. From their vantage point, they repel a Tsununni attack, inflicting such heavy losses on their enemy that they never again return. At the end of his long life, Uhtatse steps off the point from which his grieving wife cast herself, years before, after they lost their son
 
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The world ends in Hickory Hollow
Alternative Names

controlled identityCannon, Frank, 1930-

controlled identityHurst, Frances

controlled identityKilldeer, John

Ardath Mayhar American author and poet

Ardath Mayhar Amerikaans schrijfster (1930-2012)

Ardath Mayhar US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Cannon, Frank.

Hurst, Frances.

Killdeer, John.

Mayhar, Ardath Frances Hurst.

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Languages
English (60)

Covers
Carrots and MiggleThe world ends in Hickory HollowDeath in the SquarePeople of the mesa