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Lorrimer, Claire

Overview
Works: 31 works in 197 publications in 3 languages and 3,776 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Autobiographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6062.O77, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Claire Lorrimer
 
Most widely held works by Claire Lorrimer
Chantal by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and German and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chantal was brought up by her stepmother, Mavreen. Exquisite and beguiling, she is loved by three men - a French nobleman, a Portuguese pirate, and John, Mavreen's son. She soon finds herself swept into a world of ecstasy, scandal and anguish
Dead reckoning by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Althea Lewis isn't sure she still loves Geoffrey, her rich and handsome husband, and she's not looking forward to hosting an annual charity fête. When a friend of hers suggests having a fortune-teller as entertainment, it seems like a good idea. But Geoffrey's fortune is not very bright. The Tarot cards don't lie: soon Geoffrey is dead and the police are looking for a killer
Obsession by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Victorian England, handsome Brook Edgerton is deeply in love with his young wife, Harriet. They live on a country estate in Leicestershire. Felicity, an attractive young widow living nearby, becomes Harriet's best friend giving support when Harriet fails to carry a baby full term. On the ferry to Ireland Harriet meets a young mother, a destitute woman with a number of hungry children including a two week old baby. When they reach Ireland, the woman disappears, leaving the baby. Harriet, full of conflicting emotions, passes the baby off as hers and Brook's. When Brook realises that the baby isn't his, Felicity seizes the chance to widen the rift between the married couple and tries to win Brook's heart. But how stable is Felicity's mental health and how safe is Harriet?--Provided by the publisher
Truth to tell by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A warm, evocative tale of family bonds and secrets - 1914: Lady Beaufort doesnt want another child. But her husband Aubrey has always dreamed of a daughter. In contrast, Harold and Copper Varney are expecting their first child and are over the moon about it. Their children, Victoria and Leila, meet, and the two girls share a special friendship as well as a birthday; but before long both families start to fear something is wrong
The shadow falls by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

17 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Samantha and Greg set their wedding date, but suddenly Greg postpones the wedding and disappears. Gradually, a disturbing picture of Greg begins to emerge"--Publisher description
The chatelaine by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

21 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only Willoughby Tetford, the American self-made millionaire, was shrewd enough to have any misgivings when his beautiful daughter Willow married the handsome English aristocrat Rowell Rochford. Willow herself, seventeen, innocent, and deeply in love with her new husband, had complete trust and confidence in the future as she arrived at Rochford Manor. But Willow soon discovers a dark obsession which will have terrible repercussions
Frost in the sun by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casilda Montero is the beautiful and hot-blooded daughter of a wealthy Spanish aristocrat. Sent from the family hacienda in Southern Spain to an English boarding school, she befriends Joscelin Howard, a shy, serious English girl. As both girls find themselves swept up in the dramatic events unfolding in 1930s Europe, this enduring friendship is the one constant in their lives. From the carefree glamour of London high society to the devastation of the battlefields in Spain, Casilda, Joscelin and their families are tragically linked by passion and bloodshed
Trust me by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newly engaged young couple's relationship is threatened by jealousy and danger ... can love triumph against the odds? It was love at first sight for Antonia 'Toni' Ward and her fiance, Justin Metcalfe. The passionate couple holiday in Spain, but their whirlwind six-week romance is soon in jeopardy as jealousy threatens to tear them apart. Can Justin really be trusted? When Justin sprains his ankle playing golf and ends up in a Spanish hospital, Toni meets Aaron Osborn, who suffered serious injuries after a horrific skiing accident which killed his wife. As Aaron and Toni's friendship flourishes over the next few weeks, the young couple's relationship comes under mounting pressure. Back in England Toni may only see Aaron as a friend, but he desperately wants to take Justin's place - and will stop at nothing in his attempts to make Toni his own
Live the dream by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple are forced to part at the onset of war ... but dream of being reunited one day. August, 1939. When it becomes clear that war is about to break out with Germany, twin sisters Dilys and Una Singleby are forced to leave their studies in Munich and return home to England. Heartbroken at being parted, Dilys and her Norwegian student boyfriend, Kristoffer, vow to be reunited as soon as it's possible. However, as the months pass, a series of misunderstandings and misguided actions keep the lovers apart. When she discovers she's pregnant, Dilys, unable to contact Kristoffer, is driven to desperate measures to ensure that she can keep her baby and avoid bringing disgrace to her family. Kristoffer meanwhile joins the Resistance and faces dangerous times ahead. It seems as though the pair are destined never to meet again ... can true love find a way?
The faithful heart by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mavreen by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

22 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last year's nightingale by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The woven thread by Claire Lorrimer( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jennifer has taken a job until her fiance returns from abroad, but the arrival of Simon and her subsequent broken engagement plunges her into emotional upheaval and when the past begins to merge with the present with sinister undertones she fears the future
The faithful heart by Claire Lorrimer( Recording )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet was young when her ambitious, unscrupulous mother succeeded in parting her from Paul, the impecunious medical student that Harriet loved. Convinced that Paul did not return her deep-felt love, she turned in her loneliness to the eligible Tony, a charming young man who seemed to adore her and of whom her domineering mother approved. Once married to Tony, it is not long before Harriet finds herself fighting against her disillusionment and doing her best to remain loyal to her vows. But by chance Paul comes back into her life just at the point at which she is most alone and in need of a friend
The chatelaine by Claire Lorrimer( Recording )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobody seemed to notice that at fifteen, Willow was growing up fast, and at seventeen, newly married with a man who was usually surrounded by a bevy of admiring females, she believed she held the key to her happiness
A voice in the dark by Claire Lorrimer( Recording )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timid Helen and her young, handsome, blind employer are in danger of their lives, and the discovery of the identity of the would-be murderer leads them into a new race against death
Chantal by Claire Lorrimer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last year's nightingale by Claire Lorrimer( Recording )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clementine bears Deveril Grayshott a son out of wedlock. As her son is the only male heir she has no claim to him. She is determined to fight for her son
The shadow falls by Claire Lorrimer( Recording )

in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha begins to fear for her life when her husband is seen in the company of a mysterious woman, and a stranger is lurking around, asking questions about him
The silver link by Claire Lorrimer( Recording )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dead reckoningTruth to tellThe shadow fallsThe chatelaineFrost in the sunThe faithful heartMavreenLast year's nightingaleThe woven thread
Alternative Names

controlled identityRobins, Patricia, 1921-

Lorrimer, Claire

Lorrimer, Claire 1921-

Languages
English (176)

Swedish (3)

German (3)