WorldCat Identities

Howatch, Susan

Overview
Works: 295 works in 1,546 publications in 15 languages and 38,574 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Christian fiction  Romance fiction  Psychological fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Bildungsromans  Allegories  Historical fiction  Religious fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6058.O912, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Susan Howatch
Glittering images by Susan Howatch( Book )

34 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charged by Canterbury with the spiritual monitoring of a wayward bishop, Dr. Charles Ashworth, a young, driven Anglican minister, encounters a genteel world whose deeply embedded apostasy forces him to confront his own inner demons
The wheel of fortune by Susan Howatch( Book )

52 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family saga which ranges from lush, mystical Wales to cosmopolitan London, spanning six generations of the Godwin family and detailing the price they pay for being members of the upper class
Glamorous powers by Susan Howatch( Book )

43 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The time is 1940. Jonathan Darrow is an Anglican priest when he receives a shattering vision and knows he must leave the monastery that has been his home for seventeen years. As he plunges into the temptations of the real world, a crisis sends him into the labyrinth of his past to pluck out the buried truth beneath the deceptions he has been living through." --Publisher description
Ultimate prizes by Susan Howatch( Book )

36 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neville, at age forty one, faces personal and professional ruin as his obsession with society's darling, Dido, becomes a web of deceit and threatens the picture-perfect world he has created
Scandalous risks : a novel by Susan Howatch( Book )

33 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1963 the provincial English town of Starbridge is challenged by a new social and sexual freedom
Penmarric by Susan Howatch( Book )

111 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the starkly beautiful landscape of Cornwall, PENMARRIC is the totally enthralling saga of a family divided against itself. At the center of the novel is the great mansion called Penmarric. It is to Penmarric that Mark Castallack, a proud, strange, and sensitive man, brings his bride Janna--the first act in a tempestuous drama that was to span three generations
Cashelmara by Susan Howatch( Book )

95 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 2,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cashelmara is the great house that dominates the Irish estates of the de Salis family, obsessing them from generation to generation, dominating their lives and fortunes, irresistibly drawing them away from the quiet and settled world of mid-Victorian English aristocracy into the violence, passion and danger of Ireland
Sins of the fathers by Susan Howatch( Book )

44 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This family saga traces the fortunes of the Van Zales of New York City from post Word War II through the 1960's. Cornelius Van Zale, czar of a Wall Street investment bank, lords it over his family, friends and underlings. His cut-throat tactics have far-reaching adverse effects on everyone around him, particularly on his vulnerable daughter, Vicky
Mystical paths : a novel by Susan Howatch( Book )

38 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Nicholas Darrow, who about to enter the priesthood, must face the truth of his past as well as his relationship with his father
The high flyer : a novel by Susan Howatch( Book )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High-powered London attorney Carter Graham's perfect life with her new husband is shattered by the revelation of her husband's secret ties to the occult and the Nazis, and an increasingly desperate Carter seeks aid from Nick Darrow, the mysterious head of St. Benet's Healing Center, as she struggles to come to terms with her own life and marriage
Absolute truths : a novel by Susan Howatch( Book )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of intrigue in the Church of England by a writer who has been called the ecclesiastical Le Carre. The protagonist is Bishop Ashworth, a staunch defender of traditional morality. But when catastrophe overwhelms him, Ashworth's principles are revealed to be only a facade. Sixth volume in a sextet which began with Glittering Images
The rich are different by Susan Howatch( Book )

72 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a beautiful, ambitious Englishwoman becomes intertwined with the fate of an American banking family
The wonder-worker : a novel by Susan Howatch( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome clergyman's vows are tested when a needy woman appears in his church. He is Nicholas Darrow of the Church of England who runs a ministry of healing in London. Proud of his ability to handle temptation, Darrow discovers he is weak. By the author of Absolute Truths
The heartbreaker : a novel by Susan Howatch( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gavin Blake, desperate to escape his world of prostitution, violence, and pornography, seeks refuge at St. Benet's, a church in the heart of London, where he becomes involved with Carla Graham, a church fund-raiser struggling with her own demons
The waiting sands by Susan Howatch( Book )

36 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel Lord sensed doom at Roshuen, the house on the cliff. She was a threat to the safety of a housequest who would stop at nothing to eliminate that threat
Call in the night by Susan Howatch( Book )

46 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire Sullivan leaves New York and travels to Paris and London to search for her younger sister after a disturbing telephone call
The dark shore by Susan Howatch( Book )

45 editions published between 1965 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara, recently wed to the enigmatic John Towers, senses that too many 'accidents' are happening and is convinced someone is trying to kill her
The shrouded walls by Susan Howatch( Book )

18 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

April's grave by Susan Howatch( Book )

24 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shrouded walls : and the dark shore by Susan Howatch( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hovāča, Sūzana, 1940-

Howatch, Susan 1940-

Howatch, Susan Elizabeth 1940-

Khovach, Si︠u︡zan

Sturt, Susan Elizabeth 1940-

Susan Howatch British writer

Susan Howatch escritora británica

Ховач С. 1940-

Ховач, Сьюзен

Хоувотч С. 1940-

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