Most widely held works by Kay Stephens
The brass ring by Kay Stephens ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Dark before dawn by Kay Stephens ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Searching the airfields of Kent for the mother of a young evacuee Sheila Calvert meets USAAF Lieutenant Todd Albany. Romance blossoms until the day Todd's plane fails to return from a mission.
Sign of the moon by Kay Stephens ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
When GP Joanne Matthews moves to take up a new job, the proximity to her widower friend Nathan is not her only reason for choosing Kent. Despite her busy lifestyle, Joanne is haunted by a past she cannot forget. Then a teenage girl is brually stabbed, and Joanne's involvement leads her to discover a vital truth she has been half seeking, half evading, but does she really want to know?
Felstead by Kay Stephens ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
An art expert is hired to determine whether the famous Falstead collection, seven supposedly priceless paintings, are really worthless forgeries.
Stonemoor house by Kay Stephens ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Post-wartime Yorkshire saga following the fortunes of up-and-coming interior decorator Pamela Canning.
North Riding by Kay Stephens ( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
The soaring fells by Kay Stephens ( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Stones of Calder Dale by Kay Stephens ( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
To Helen Clegg's family, their daughter's ambition to train as an architect is just a silly fancy, and Helen herself knows that, with the Depression not far behind them, she should be grateful for her job at the carpet factory in her home town of Halifax. But still she longs to know more about the exciting buildings she sees in magazines, although her personal love has always been for the traditional styles and materials she has grown up with in her native West Riding. Then an unexpected offer of a scholarship means that Helen is able to study at a local college of art and soon a whole new world is opening up before her. And with this new world comes fellow student Alex Stone, the son of Halifax's most prominent architect, a born rebel who is set to shape Helen's life...
Heir to Stonemoor by Kay Stephens ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Post-wartime Yorkshire saga continuing the fortunes of interior decorator Pamela Canning, newly-married to Stonemoor House's handsome Russian widower.
Return to Stonemoor by Kay Stephens ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Continues the Yorkshire family saga following the fortunes of interior decorator Pamela Canning, Russian emigré, Andre, and his son Mihail.
Distant homeland by Kay Stephens ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Letter from the tower by Kay Stephens ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
After inheriting Laneside House, a property on the Yorkshire moors that is desperately in need of renovation, Isobel Johnson turns to Daniel Armstrong for help with the daunting task.
Pennine vintage by Kay Stephens ( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
For generations the Bright family's cloth-making business has prospered in the Pennine village of Heptonstall. William and Henry are next in line to take over, so it is a bitter shock when both brothers resolve to desert the busienss for the more exotic port and sherry trade, leaving their despairing father to struggle on. Isobel, his youngest daughter, is determined that her brothers' defection shouldn't spell disaster. Battling to help the business, she finds herself becoming compromised by her sympathy for the Luddite machine-breakers and, as she grows to know one of them better, torn by conflicting ties of loyalty and love.
Set in stone by Kay Stephens ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
In 1938 Jane Townsend drives to the Loire Valley to purchase samples of stone. She meets Henri Bodin and is immediately drawn to him, before a family bereavement takes her back to her Yorkshire Home. World War II intervenes.
West Riding by Kay Stephens ( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Yorkshire gold by Kay Stephens ( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Bent on escaping her demanding family and turning her desire to become a textile designer into a reality, Laura Crabtree moves to West Riding town of Halfield where she struggles for emotional and financial freedom.
Sea changes by Kay Stephens ( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
When her Yorkshire family is shaken by news of the German occupation of Norway in 1940, Rachel Skelton takes leave from her military hospital to cross the North Sea and rescue her grandmother, Hedda, from Bergen. During her short stay there Rachel is reacquainted with Olav Larsen, a distant relative. But Olav has changed since her pre-war visits, and Rachel immediately feels that he fills a long-felt gap in her life.
Late harvest by Kay Stephens ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Silver harvest by Kay Stephens ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Things are looking up for Caroline and Malcolm Parker: they have a new baby girl, and Malcolm's son, Chris, is spending time with them to help his father plant a vineyard. When Chris unearths some silver artifacts, they call in antiques expert Diana Frazer, a striking woman, to whom Chris is immediately attracted. Their discoveries about the silver reach back to historic events that affected the people of Kent and reveal more of their family background, but it is the strengthening relationships that allow the listener to identify with the loves and losses we all experience...
Master of Masterton by Kay Stephens ( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and French and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Audiobooks Children with disabilities--Education Choruses, Secular (Children's voices) with piano Compact discs Domestic fiction Dwellings--Remodeling England England--Kent England--West Riding of Yorkshire England--West Yorkshire England--Yorkshire English fiction Evacuation of civilians (1939-1945 : World War) Families Family-owned business enterprises Fiction Fighter pilots Forensic pathologists France Fruit growers Great Britain Historical fiction Historical fiction History Illinois Large type books Love stories Love stories Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Music Painting Remarriage Russians Singing games Social aspects Social history Spouses Talking books Teenagers Treasure troves Underground movements, War Wales Women Women air pilots Women artists Women interior decorators Women physicians Women singers World War (1939-1945)