WorldCat Identities

MacDonald, Patricia J.

Works: 108 works in 702 publications in 17 languages and 22,513 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3563.A287, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Patricia J MacDonald
Most widely held works by Patricia J MacDonald
Secret admirer by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

45 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her husband is killed by an intruder, Laura Reed, an author of children's books, goes away to grieve--and meets a man. When they become romantically involved, police arrest her for the murder of her husband. Now Laura must come up with proof of her innocence. By the author of Little Sister
Mother's day by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

51 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greg and Karen Newhall adopted Jenny whenshe was a baby, having never seen the mother. Thirteenyears later the mother turns up on their doorstep. She ismurdered and Jenny's father is a suspect
Not guilty by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keely Bennett is determined to prove her teenaged son innocent of the murder of his stepfather. She must deal with a vengeful public prosecutor, the dead man's ex-fiancee, and an unseen conspiracy
Married to a stranger : a novel by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

26-year-old Emma has it all--an inherited fortune, a job she loves, good friends, and a boyfriend who is crazy about her. Emma met sexy freelance journalist David at a dinner party. Romantic, free-spirited, and a perfect lover, David sweeps Emma off her feet. Now a baby is on the way. Emma expects David to say goodbye, but David enjoys surprises. At their beautiful, impromptu wedding, they promise to love and cherish each other for the rest of their lives. The only shadow over Emma's happiness is cast by her stepfather, who is furious that David failed to sign a prenuptial agreement. As the newlyweds set off for their honeymoon at an idyllic cabin in the New Jersey Pine Barrens, Emma has no idea that her life is about to turn into a wife's worst nightmare--but soon she must confront the possibility that her husband is trying to kill her.--From publisher description
Suspicious origin by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston cable television news producer Britt Andersen returns to her Vermont hometown when her sister Greta dies in a house fire that almost killed her eleven-year-old niece, Zoe. She comes to believer her brother-in-law, Alec, may be responsible and with a local reporter begins to investigate the crime
Stolen in the night by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chilling novel about a 20-year-old murder, a present-day killer, a single mother on the run, and the controversial role of death penalty's in the criminal justice system
The girl next door : a novel by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

32 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father is murdered 15 years after being convicted of killing her mother, struggling actress Nina Avery must dig into the past to find the real killer before she becomes the next victim
Lost innocents by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a babysitter disappears from a park with a baby, the babysitter is found murdered, but there is no sign of the baby. The subsequent investigation is portrayed through the mother's eyes, suspects ranging from a woman who wants a child, to the mother's husband, recently cleared of sexual harassment
No way home by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

38 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lillie's beautiful teenaged daughter Michele is murdered, she is driven by grief to find justice for her daughter
Cast into doubt by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

22 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in French and English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philadelphia businesswoman Shelby Sloan's life becomes a nightmare after her daughter Chloe disappears overboard while on a cruise with her husband
From cradle to grave by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morgan Adair is looking forward to attending the baptism of her new godson, Drew. Morgan and Drew's mother, Claire, have been friends since childhood, and Morgan was the maid of honour when Claire married the handsome Guy Bolton. She was delighted when, several months later, Claire announced that she was pregnant. But now, Morgan's excitement is tempered by concern: since Drew's birth, Claire has been suffering from post-natal depression which she seems unable to shake off. When the christening party is interrupted by the unexpected arrival of a young girl who claims to be Guy's daughter, Claire's fragile equilibrium is shattered. A few days later Morgan receives a devastating phone call from her friend
Missing child by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in French and English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caitlin Eckhart finds her past coming back to haunt her when her six-year-old stepson is kidnapped from school, jeopardizing her relationship with her husband and everything she loves
Sisters by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in French and English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having recently lost both her parents in a tragic car accident, Alex Woods is shocked to discover through the family lawyer that her beloved mother was keeping a secret: a baby she gave up for adoption when she had just left high school. But when Alex decides to search for her long lost sister-- and finds her-- she is in for a terrible surprise
Stranger in the house by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

46 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna's kidnapped son is finally found and returned to her ten years later. But someone still wants her son and will not give up until he is dead
I see you by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and French and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hannah, Adam and adorable young Sydney Wickes are living under assumed identities in West Philadelphia. But when an unexpected tragedy throws the harsh glare of publicity on the family, their lives are suddenly in danger. Because Hannah and those she loves are hiding a dark secret in their past, a secret that's about to catch up with them"--
Don't believe a word by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and French and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daughter sets out to discover the truth about her mother's death in this absorbing novel of psychological suspense. Eden Radley had a strained relationship with her mother ever since Tara deserted the family nine years before to run off with her much younger lover. But when she's told that her mother has killed herself and her severely disabled young son, Eden's half-brother, Eden is ridden with guilt. Her mother had tried to get in touch with her on the night she died, and Eden had ignored her text. Was Tara calling for help? Heading to Cleveland, Ohio, for the funeral, Eden discovers there was so much she didn't know about her mother, nor about her enigmatic, troubled stepfather Flynn Darby. And the more she learns, the more convinced she becomes that Tara's death was no suicide. Could Flynn really be guilty of murder ...?
The unforgiven by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

29 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie Fraser has spent 12 agonizing years in prison for a cime she didn't commit. After a scandalous trial, she had tried to kill herself and failed. But now this is all behind her. She is still young and attractive and she is free ... free to start a new life, alone and unknown
Little sister by Patricia J MacDonald( Book )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the accident, Beth was forced to return to the New England house that had never been a home, to the awful memories and unspoken truths. Worst of all, she had to go back to her sister
Stolen in the night by Patricia J MacDonald( Recording )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman discovers that her eyewitness testimony about her sister's abduction led to the conviction and execution of the wrong man. Her search to find the real killer stirs up feelings and places her in the real killer's sights
The girl next door by Patricia J MacDonald( Recording )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Believing her paroled father innocent of killing her mother, a woman plans a family reunion only to meet with another act of violence
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Patricia Macdonald Amerikaans schrijver van misdaadromans

Patricia MacDonald auteur de romans policiers, journaliste

Patricia Macdonald US-amerikanische Krimiautorin

マクドナルド, パトリシア

マクドナルド, パトリシア・J

Mother's dayNot guiltyMarried to a stranger : a novelSuspicious originStolen in the nightThe girl next door : a novelLost innocentsNo way home