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Thomas, Rosie

Works: 91 works in 851 publications in 16 languages and 21,218 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  Novels  Adventure stories  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6070.H655, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Rosie Thomas
The Kashmir shawl by Rosie Thomas( Book )

41 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1941, newlywed Nerys Watkins accompanies her husband to a missionary posting in the exotic lakeside city of Srinagar, where she is swept up in a liaison that completely changes her life, a transformation that is explored by a descendant generations later
The white dove by Rosie Thomas( Book )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amy Lovell, ill-suited to the leisurely life of her upper class English background, embarks on a nursing career in London ... her first exposure to political reality
Strangers by Rosie Thomas( Book )

32 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buried in the rubble after a bomb explodes in a department store, Annie is injured and half dead with fear. Then a man trapped beside her reaches out with a quiet voice and soothing hand. The tragedy has brought them together and they begin a struggle for survival
Other people's marriages by Rosie Thomas( Book )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The effect on five married couples when a single woman moves into town. The protagonist is Nina Cort, a good looking widow. Unable to stand the loneliness of London after her husband's death, she moves into a town where she has friends and proceeds to create havoc with their marriages. By the author of The White Dove
All my sins remembered by Rosie Thomas( Book )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their mothers are twins, and cousins Clio Hirsh and Lady Grace Stretton look nearly identical, but underneath they are very different
A woman of our times by Rosie Thomas( Book )

33 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a woman whose passion to succeed in business and at love bring difficult choices and unforeseen consequences
Bad girls, good women by Rosie Thomas( Book )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie and Mattie, best friends who run away from their parents in 1950's London, achieve varying degrees of success in their careers during the next thirty years, but both are troubled by a vague sense of unhappiness
Iris and Ruby by Rosie Thomas( Book )

37 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unexpected arrival of her willful teenage granddaughter, Ruby, brings life and disorder to 82-year-old Iris Black's old house in Cairo. Ruby, driven by her fraught relationship with her own mother to run away from England, is seeking refuge with the grandmother she hasn't seen for years. An unlikely bond develops between them, as Ruby helps Iris to record her fading memories of the glittering, cosmopolitan Cairo of World War II, and of her one true love--the enigmatic Captain Xan Molyneux--whom she lost to the ravages of conflict. This long-ago love has shaped Iris's life, and, as becomes increasingly apparent, those of her daughter and her granddaughter. And it is to affect them all, again, in ways they could not have imagined
Constance by Rosie Thomas( Book )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constance, a musician, composer & arranger of other people's music, has made a new life for herself in Bali. On hearing the news of her sister's serious illness, the last thing she wants is to leave the beaches & relaxed lifestyle & return to London. Especially as before leaving London, Constance had fallen in love with her sister's husband
Lovers and newcomers by Rosie Thomas( Book )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miranda Meadowe lives a relatively solitary life in her rustic country home, but her world dramatically changes when she invites a group of her oldest friends to move in with her. In the beginning, their reunion is joyous. They laugh, dance, drink, behave badly, and being to reclaim the things they thought would be theirs forever. But as the days pass, long-forgotten grudges resurface and new tensions emerge, and they discover that their bond may not be the same as it once was. And when an ancient burial site is discovered not far from the cottage, the outside world descends upon them and their isolation is breached
The Illusionists by Rosie Thomas( Book )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London 1870. A terrifying place for a young, beautiful woman of limited means. But Eliza is modern before her time. Not for her the stifling if respectable conventionality of marriage, children, domestic drudgery. She longs for more. Through her work as an artist's model, she meets the magnetic and irascible Devil - a born showman whose dream is to run his own theatre company. Devil's right-hand man is the improbably-named Carlo Bonomi, an ill-tempered dwarf with an enormous talent for all things magic and illusion. Carlo and Devil clash at every opportunity and it constantly falls upon Eliza to broker an uneasy peace between them. And then there is Jasper Button. Mild-mannered, and a family man at heart, it is his gift as an artist which makes him the unlikely final member of the motley crew. Thrown together by a twist of fate, their lives are inextricably linked: the fortune of one depends on the fortune of the other. And as Eliza gets sucked into the seductive and dangerous world her strange companions inhabit, she risks not only her heart, but also her life?
Sun at midnight by Rosie Thomas( Book )

39 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice Peel is a geologist, on her way to a small Antarctic research station. James Rooker is a man on the run, who ends up at the research station. There is an attraction between the pair, but there are also hidden dangers on the southern continent
The potter's house by Rosie Thomas( Book )

40 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosie Thomas writes with beautiful, effortless prose and shows a rare compassion and a real understanding of the nature of love
Daughter of the house by Rosie Thomas( Book )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nancy Wix, daughter of stage impresarios Eliza and Devil, is a born performer. But she is set apart, even from her unusual family, by the visions she has seen since she was a child. When a gifted medium reveals a way for Nancy to harness her troubling powers to keep the Wix's struggling theatre afloat, she grasps the opportunity with a desperate intensity. This is the age of spiritualism, and Nancy will see her star rise in a time when families decimated by World War I are anxious to believe their dead loves ones are not out of reach"--Jacket
If my father loved me by Rosie Thomas( Book )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman struggles to come to terms with her relationship with her dying father at the same time that her relationship with her son appears to be suffering
White by Rosie Thomas( Book )

44 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sam McGrath is at a low point in his life when a chance encounter offers an escape. On impulse, he takes off after a young doctor he has met, who is bound for the world's highest mountain, Everest. Finch Buchanan is expedition doctor for an attempt on the summit. Whilst determined to prove herself professionally, she guards an old secret deep in her heart. Al Hood, the Welsh mountaineer who will lead the expedition, has made a promise to his daughter. Once he has conquered this last, highest peak, he will leave mountaineering behind him."--Jacket
Moon island by Rosie Thomas( Book )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Efter mor'ens død er 14-årige May meget indesluttet. Denne sommer i Maine med far'en og storesøsteren bliver afgørende for, at hun ikke længere kan undgå at involvere sig i sine omgivelser
Sunrise by Rosie Thomas( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Harry Cotton returned to Wales, Angharad Owain found paradise - despite her father's violent warnings against the Cottons of Llyn Fair. For she and Harry were in love, untouchable. Until a shocking revelation drives Angharad to flee, pregnant and penniless, to London. There, struggling to make a new life for herself and her child, she resolves to put the past behind her, joy and heartache alike. But neither time nor success can banish her memories. In the end, Angharad must confront the sinister shadows that lie between her and Harry - the man she will always love, but may never have
A simple life by Rosie Thomas( Book )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Et idyllisk ægteskab trues af sammenbrud, da den hemmelighed fra fortiden som ægtefællerne deler, men aldrig taler om, bliver for tung en byrde for dem
Celebration by Rosie Thomas( Book )

28 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mélodrame dont l'action se déroule tant à Bordeaux que dans Napa Valley, là où le vin est produit
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Alternative Names
King, Janey 1947-

Morris, Janey 1947-

Morris King, Janey 1947-

Rosie Thomas britische Journalistin und Romanautorin

Rosie Thomas Brits romanschrijfster

Rosie Thomas Welsh journalist and novelist

Thomas, Rosie

Tomasa, Rozija

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תומס, רוזי

The white doveStrangersOther people's marriagesAll my sins rememberedA woman of our timesBad girls, good womenIris and RubyConstance