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Swindells, Madge

Works: 57 works in 330 publications in 9 languages and 6,943 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Domestic fiction  Suspense fiction  History  Romance fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6069.W49, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Madge Swindells
Summer harvest by Madge Swindells( Book )

40 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two barnstorming adventurers meet in the fields of the Midwest one of them begins to learn about the realities of his world and what caused a real Messiah to abandon his mission
Song of the wind by Madge Swindells( Book )

41 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marika Magos has adventures in South Africa, London, Switzerland and Paris and becomes involved in a love affair with a Swiss immigrant
The Corsican woman : a novel by Madge Swindells( Book )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sybilia, a beautiful woman, is scorned and haunted by the past that has condemned her to a life of loneliness. Her fate is changed when she shoots her father-in-law to death
Ripples on a pond by Madge Swindells( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and French and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty years ago, the villagers of Temple Minnis conspired to plan and conceal a murder, but now a dying local citizen is suffering from pangs of conscience
Snakes and ladders by Madge Swindells( Book )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the relationship between Marjorie Hardy, an impoverished, bright lass, and Robert MacLaren, the heir to a whisky empire. When she falls pregnant out of wedlock, Marjorie must make her own way to success
Twisted things by Madge Swindells( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sauvée après plusieurs heures passées dans l'eau glaciale, accrochée à l'épave de son yacht, Clara Connor se réveille à l'hopital de Douvres, avec de vagues souvenirs. Patrick, son mari, a disparu, probablement tué dans l'explosion du bateau. En triant ses dossiers professionnels, elle s'aperçoit qu'il menait une double vie. Associé à des criminels, il leur devait de grosses sommes d'argent
Sunstroke by Madge Swindells( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Son fils de deux ans ayant été enlevé par son mari, l'héroïne de ce roman dynamique ne sera satisfaite que lorsqu'elle l'aura retrouvé, mais à quel prix? [SDM]
Shadows on the snow by Madge Swindells( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bon rčit mľodramatique dont le cadre est la tenue des Jeux olympiques ̉Sarajevo en 1981. [SDM]
Edelweiss by Madge Swindells( Book )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce roman, scandé en 80 chapitres, raconte la destinée d'une jeune femme qui adhère dès 1937 à une organisation anti-nazie et poursuit sa tâche de résistante jusqu'à la fin de la guerre. [SDM]
The sentinel by Madge Swindells( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman d'amour
String of pearls by Madge Swindells( Recording )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Simon Johnson, a US military intelligence agent, is billeted with the Conroy family. Despite their reluctance, Helen Conroy & Simon fall in love. Months later, when US forces leave silently into the night, Helen & her daughter, now a war bride, cling together as they listen to daily bulletins of the invasion of Normandy
Twisted Things by Madge Swindells( Recording )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued after hours in the freezing water, Clara Conner has hazy memories of the accident that put her there. Her husband, Patrick, is missing, presumably killed by the explosion that tore their yacht apart. Haunted by shocking and violent images, Clara becomes convinced that Patrick was murdered. As she begins to sort through his business affairs, she soon realises that her husband had led a double life - involved with criminals and owing someone a lot of money. Set amidst Dover's turbulent underworld, TWISTED THINGS is a taut and emotional thriller from an internationally bestselling author
Hot ice by Madge Swindells( Recording )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christine Winters and Sienna Sheik were best friends at school, but, because of their different backgrounds the two soon grew apart. Little did Chris know that Sienna's wedding day would turn her life upside down. Sienna is brutally kidnapped and Chris finds herself plunged into a dangerous underworld
Ripples on a pond by Madge Swindells( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The village of Temple Minnis hides dark secrets. Thirty years ago, the villagers conspired to plan and conceal a murder. Now the secret has come to light and the villagers are forced to face the past
Sunstroke by Madge Swindells( Recording )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nina Ogilvie has a very successful career as a leading fund manager for a London merchant bank. When she is transferred to South Africa she meets Wolf Moller, a wealthy German oil prospector. She falls in love, becomes pregnant and marries, sacrificing her career. Two years later, Wolf disappears with their son and Nina discover she is married to a man wanted by Interpol and the CIA. After being arrested and imprisoned as his accomplice, then unexpectedly released, Nina sets out to find Wolf, and her son
Winners and losers by Madge Swindells( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic adventure of a woman's courage and the men who loved, deceived and intrigued her. After her grandfather's funeral Samantha realises that family-owned brewery is in deep trouble and that accepting a bid from a Czech company may be the easiest way out. But when Sam returns to Bourne-on-Sea, she realises that she cannot sell her heritage. Against all odds she throws in he job and determines to change the fortunes of the company. To raise money she decides to sell an ancient family title, but instead of a wealthy dupe the proposed sale attracts a young American historian whose presence brings complications
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Ripples on a pond
Alternative Names
Swindells, Madge.

סווינדלס, מדג׳

סוינדלס, מדג'

Song of the windThe Corsican woman : a novelRipples on a pondSnakes and laddersTwisted thingsSunstrokeShadows on the snowEdelweiss