WorldCat Identities

Dickens, Monica 1915-1992

Works: 321 works in 1,636 publications in 6 languages and 14,679 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Anecdotes  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Bildungsromans  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Speaker
Classifications: PR6007.I33, 823.912
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The landlord's daughter by Monica Dickens( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1985 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an Englishwoman and the two lives she led: one; sunny, respectable, unremarkable--the other; dark, hidden, passionate, touched by violence and fear
The room upstairs by Monica Dickens( Book )

20 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house at World's End by Monica Dickens( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their house burns down and their mother is hospitalized, four children are left on their own in a country cottage where they make a home for many assorted animals
Mariana by Monica Dickens( Book )

45 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This novel is the touching and often extremely funny story of a young English girl's growth towards maturity in the 1930s. We see her at school, on holiday in Somerset, her attempt at drama school, her year in Paris learning dressmaking and getting engaged to the wrong man, and finally the arrival of Mr Right."--Publisher's description
The heart of London by Monica Dickens( Book )

38 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many lives are disturbed and scandal ripens when a once-respectable neighborhood is notified that it lies in the path of a giant expressway
The happy prisoner by Monica Dickens( Book )

78 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver returns wounded from the war and watches the ups and downs of family life in Shropshire from his sickroom
Kate and Emma by Monica Dickens( Book )

30 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The background of these two girls growing up in London could not be more different but their friendship is deep and lasting
Flowers on the grass by Monica Dickens( Book )

40 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of some non-conformists in post-WWII England. Protagonist Daniel reacts to his wife's sudden death by running away, in search of the freedom he knew as a boy. He meets a few other characters along the way in his search for friendship
Miracles of courage : how families meet the challenge of a child's critical illness by Monica Dickens( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the families of some children who have cancer are dealing with the problems and meeting the challenge
The angel in the corner by Monica Dickens( Book )

59 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young English girl marries a gambler
The winds of heaven by Monica Dickens( Book )

37 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widow, struggling against the insecurity of old age, living with each of her three daughters in turn, finds self respect saved through an understanding grandchild and a few friends; regaining the happiness she thought she had lost forever
Man overboard by Monica Dickens( Book )

34 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still-young naval officer, unexpectedly retired by a cut in armed forces appropriations, must create a new life in mufti
The end of the line by Monica Dickens( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Closed at dusk by Monica Dickens( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als er bij een gezin op een groot landhuis in Engeland een nieuwe hulp in dienst komt, ontstaan er allerlei vreemde en bedreigende situaties
One of the family by Monica Dickens( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwardian London is the colourful backdrop to this warm portrait of a large, middle-class family
One pair of hands by Monica Dickens( Book )

48 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being expelled from school and exhausted by the deb party circuit, Monica Dickens takes on the role of cook-general for the English upper classes
Enchantment by Monica Dickens( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the day Tim sells fabric; at night he sits alone in his cramped bedsitter writing letters that transport him in fantasy to other worlds. What begins as harmless escapism, however, gradually takes over his life
Talking of horses by Monica Dickens( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of the satellites which provide instant global communication via television and telephone
One pair of feet by Monica Dickens( Book )

61 editions published between 1942 and 1996 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliantly funny account of the first and only year of her training to be a nurse !
My fair lady by Monica Dickens( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A linguistics professor bets a friend that he can turn a Cockney flower girl into a lady
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Alternative Names
Dickens, Monica

Dickens, Monica 1915-

Dickens, Monica E. 1915-1992

Dickens, Monica Enid 1915-1992

Dickensova, Monica.

Dikensa, Monika 1915-

Monica Dickens britische Schriftstellerin

Monica Dickens britisk skribent

Monica Dickens Brits schrijfster (1915-1992)

Monica Dickens brittisk författare

Monica Dickens écrivaine britannique

Stratton Monica Dickens

Stratton Monica Dickens 1915-1992

Моника Дикенс

ディケンズ, モニカ


English (724)

German (20)

French (4)

Italian (4)

Spanish (3)

Persian (1)

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