Most widely held works by Dorothy Garlock
On Tall Pine Lake by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,152 libraries worldwide
"A young woman in 1970s Arkansas is charmed by the owner of a fishing camp, but is wary of his potential connections to several local crimes."--Provided by the publisher.
A week from Sunday by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 2,075 libraries worldwide
"Set in 1930s Louisiana, a young woman makes a new life for herself after she runs away from home"--Provided by publisher.
Mother Road by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 2,054 libraries worldwide
Managing a Depression-era garage in Oklahoma while his friend recovers from an animal bite, Yates finds himself falling in love with his friend's babysitter and housekeeper, who has scandalized the town by living with her employer.
The edge of town by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,022 libraries worldwide
Julie Jones knows what she is: a country girl, not beautiful but presentable, in skirts too long to be fashionable. A responsible young woman who has been raising her brothers and sisters since her mother's death and helping her father on their hardscrabble farm. Secretly, she wishes someone she could love would find her special enough to come courting.
A place called Rainwater by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,995 libraries worldwide
When her small 1920s Oklahoma town booms in the wake of an oil discovery, Jill, the niece of the local hotel owner, is harassed by locals before reluctantly accepting protection from neighbor Thad.
Train from Marietta by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,985 libraries worldwide
When Katherine Tyler is kidnapped by a band of outlaws while on a cross-country trip, cowboy T.C. Castle rescues Katherine and hides her at a remote ranch where he lives with his five-year-old disabled daughter.
Leaving Whiskey Bend by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,848 libraries worldwide
When their friend is assaulted in the street of their hard-drinking, gun-toting Colorado town, a young schoolteacher and a spinster set out in an open wagon to find a safer life, an endeavor that pits them against violent natural elements and their friends.
High on a hill by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,833 libraries worldwide
Annabel Lee is delighted when a young boy is recruited to help with her father's bootlegging business, but when the boy's older sister sends law officer Corbin Appleby to find him, Annabel must choose between her rumrunning father and the handsome lawman.
The moon looked down by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
19 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,792 libraries worldwide
Sophie Heller and her family left Nazi Germany for a better life in Victory, Illinois. But when war fever sweeps the town, the Hellers become targets of suspicion, threats, and attacks. Sophie, working as a newspaperwoman, begins an investigation to uncover the truth. Cole Ambrose, a physically disabled local teacher, becomes her unexpected ally, and love.
Stay a little longer by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,721 libraries worldwide
Louise Watkins has her hands full. Her mother had been the town midwife, but when her daughter Alice died under her care, she refused to assist in a childbirth ever again. Since then Louise has assumed the work. She also takes care of Alice's six-year old, Charlotte, because the child's father was lost in World War I. But Louise's principal job is running the boardinghouse that is the family's main source of income. One day, Charlotte befriends a stranger ill with influenza, a man who has taken refuge in an old cabin in the woods nearby. Although badly scarred by wounds suffered in the War, he is strong and slowly recovers. When he gradually takes on odd jobs around the house, Louise accepts his help. She is drawn to him despite his disfigurement, and his voice is comforting, vaguely familiar...
River rising by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,648 libraries worldwide
Taking a job as nurse to the local town doctor, newcomer April Asbury attracts the attention of Joe Jones, whose family is disrupted by an unstable widow's claims about the paternity of Joe's youngest sister.
Song of the road by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,570 libraries worldwide
Returning to her childhood home in Depression-era New Mexico, pregnant and penniless widow Marilee is distraught to learn of her father's death and her mother's alcoholism but vows to revive the family's motor court business.
Keep a little secret by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,539 libraries worldwide
When a teaching position opens up in Oklahoma, Charlotte Tucker jumps at the opportunity to take a room on John Grant's ranch in Sawyer to begin her new career. She soon befriends Owen and Hannah Wallace, a brother and sister who have come from Colorado following the death of their mother. Abandoned at an early age by a father they never knew, they are set on revenge against the man who left them -- a man they believe is John Grant.
Hope's highway by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,499 libraries worldwide
Abandoned by Ernie Harding, who steals her life's savings, Margie Kinnard continues hre pursuit of her dream of becoming a movie star, with the help of her long-lost father, but her Hollywood goals could be sidetracked by the reappearance of Ernie, the death of her father, and Brady Hoyt, the handsome rancher who has taken on the role of her protector.
With hope by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
Lovely and kind, Henry Ann Henry is a young woman whose emotional strength is put to the test when her beloved father dies unexpectedly, leaving Henry Ann to run the farm and cope with a difficult half-sister. Many of her neighboring farmers are struggling to deal with a serious drought and the depression, including handsome Tom Dolan. Tom has more trouble than dry acres however, for his mentally unstable wife is swiftly losing her hold on reality, a fact that endangers both Tom and their small son. Henry Ann's need of a farmhand throws the lovely young woman and the lonely man together, but the obstacles that stand in the way of their happiness may keep the two from realizing their love. A wonderful story liberally salted with nostalgic details of American farm life in the 1930s, With Hope is Dorothy Garlock at her best.
With song by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 1,144 libraries worldwide
Seward Count, Kansas, 1935. On a day when she was cheerfull singing a popular tune, Molly McKenzie barely noticed the dark sedan that pulled up in front of her family's store. Minutes later, a hail of bullets rained down on her parents and shattered her world.
With heart by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,122 libraries worldwide
In a romantic tale set in 1930s Oklahoma, budding journalist Kathleen Dolan is rescued from a car-jacking by a local rancher, Johnny Henry, and the two fall madly in love.
More than memory by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
12 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
Iowa, 1958, Nelda Hanson, a successful young designer in Chicago, has come home to sell the family farm. Here just eight years ago, she was a pregnant teenage bride, torn from the arms of her new husband minutes after the ceremony. Nelda wouldn't see him again, not even after she bore his child. Now suddenly Lute Hanson is back in her life. The thin, blue-eyed boy with the shy smile has become a rugged and handsome, yet distant and angry man. He's someone who has reason to hate her. But all Nelda can hate is her own weakness in loving him, as if she could have ever stopped...
After the parade by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
A stalker "plunges Kathleen into a real-life nightmare, [and] her only hope is Johnny," her estranged husband who's just returned to Oklahoma from World War II.
Larkspur by Dorothy Garlock ( Book )
14 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 857 libraries worldwide
In a romance set in 1880s Montana, a young woman struggles to keep the ranch she has inherited, with the help of a handsome foreman.
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