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Blair, Emma

Overview
Works: 39 works in 344 publications in 1 language and 6,682 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Musical fiction  Romance fiction  Juvenile works  Feminist fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6052.L342, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emma Blair
Sweethearts by Emma Blair( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The death of their father throws Lexa and Cordelia Stewart into both emtional and financial turmoil. Aged nineteen and twenty, they suddenly find themselves in charge of their lives, and with their mother Alice to support. Later, with the failure of their Glasgow greengrocer's shop, they must also find a different way to earn a living. And in 1937 it's still very much a man's world..." -- BOOK JACKET
Three bites of the cherry by Emma Blair( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Georgie Mair's husband John dies, her close-knit family help her through that terrible time. Her parents are her bedrocks and, despite their own problems, her siblings help too: sister Lena, who nurses romantic ambitions; brother Tom, for whom religion proves a barrier to romance in 1920s Glasgow; and devout older sister Mary. Love returns to Georgie's world when Charlie Gunn saves her life. Their relationship blossoms into marriage - but she soon separates from him, shocking the staid community
Arrows of desire by Emma Blair( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Steve is killed during enemy action, Beth is devastated. They were due to elope to Gretna Green the following week, and their happiness was complete with the news that Beth is pregnant. But now, alone and unmarried and with a baby on the way, Beth must survive by herself in war-torn Glasgow. When Beth meets handsome Canadian Gene, a friendship begins; for the first time since Steve's death Beth finds happiness. When Gene asks her to marry him and live with him on his farm in Canada, Beth seizes the opportunity of a better life for her and her child. But it doesn't take Beth long to realise that Gene hasn't told her the whole truth and that the farm doesn't belong to just him - his sister Loretta lives there too. And Loretta makes it very clear that Beth isn't welcome and that she will stop at nothing - even murder - to get rid of her
Half hidden by Emma Blair( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purchased as part of an Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant
The blackbird's tale by Emma Blair( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Glasgow on the brink of the Great War to the cut-throat world of London publishing - the spellbinding saga of three remarkable generations. Cathy: a Glasgow factory-girl. Hannah: the daughter whose mariage enjoys prosperity. But her love must learn to endure hurt. Robyn: the product of her generation. Modern, extrovert, vivacious, her heart is broken by the only man she'll ever love. An unforgettable story of three women united in their love for books, for life and their men
Twilight time by Emma Blair( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters cope with life and men, one falling for the new village doctor and one becoming involved with the local mill owner's son
Moonlit eyes by Emma Blair( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An African American family moves to London to be close to their son and there face the challenges of life in a new country while starting a new business
An apple from Eden by Emma Blair( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flower of Scotland by Emma Blair( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding happiness by Emma Blair( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glasgow, 1924. Sandy McLean is training to be what his father always wanted to become: a surgeon. But Sandy's real passion is for painting. Then, in the local pub, he spies another reason to become an artist: Sophie, the stunning French girl who models for the local art school ... Sandy isn't the only McLean whose life is on the cusp of change: Laura, his doting younger sister, is in her last year of school and readying for life; Harriet, his mother, has growing concerns about her marriage. And in the midst of all this arrives Harriet's sister, Cakey, from Canada, whose wealth and wisdom might be just enough to help them find the happiness they crave
Maggie Jordan by Emma Blair( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goodnight, sweet prince by Emma Blair( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A most determined woman by Emma Blair( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Sarah Hawke, daughter of an impoverished miner, life offers little beyond the grime of 1890's Glasgow and the drudgery of back-breading work. Until a mysterious stranger enters her life, (a stranger who turns out to be her real father, the owner of a vast and prosperous shipping empire). Catapulted into a world of luxury, of servants and stately homes, Sarah begins a new and glittering life. As sole heiress to a fortune, she has much to gain and everything to lose. for she takes the business, and with it the risks, rivalry, deceit and intrigue, as well as the prospect of love
Scarlet ribbons by Emma Blair( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born with a degenerative hip, Sadie grows up in a Barnardo's home with only a pair of scarlet ribbons to remind her of her mother. In 1927, fully cured, she is offered the opportunity of a lifetime: to start a new life in Canada. But life seems far from perfect on the Trikhardts' farm in Ontario
Street song by Emma Blair( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When dreams come true by Emma Blair( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Blair omnibus by Emma Blair( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forget-me-not by Emma Blair( Recording )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devon, 1912, and Tim Wilson cannot believe his luck. He has landed the job of his dreams as a newspaper reporter, and he is captivated by Katherine Coates. Romance blossoms, but their happiness is short lived
Moonlit eyes by Emma Blair( Recording )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Pee Wee Poston and his wife Beulah are offered the chance to swap New York for London, they jump at the opportunity. But life for a black family in interwar London isn't easy. When the Nazi bombs arrive, life gets tougher still
Wild strawberries by Emma Blair( Recording )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Second World War has brought its own special turmoil to the small fishing village of Coverack in west Cornwall. Maizie Blackacre is the owner of the Paris Hotel, and her husband, Sam, has joined the Merchant Navy, leaving her to cope. However, the arrival of Christian Le Gall, a French lieutenant recuperating from a war wound, initiates Maizie's own private war of emotions
 
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Three bites of the cherry
Alternative Names

controlled identityBlair, Iain, 1942-2011

Blair, Iain John

Languages
English (204)

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Three bites of the cherryArrows of desireHalf hiddenThe blackbird's taleTwilight timeMoonlit eyesAn apple from EdenFlower of Scotland