WorldCat Identities

Black, Veronica

Overview
Works: 42 works in 156 publications in 2 languages and 7,250 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Film editor, Creator, Cinematographer
Classifications: PR6052.L335, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Veronica Black
A vow of chastity by Veronica Black( Book )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Joan of the Order of the Daughters of Compassion realizes that a murderer is stalking the moors
A vow of fidelity by Veronica Black( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A convent mystery featuring Sister Joan of the Order of the Daughters of Compassion. At an old girls' reunion, she is shocked to learn that of her 10 friends, three have died in terrible accidents. When a class photo arrives with the dead crossed out and a circle round Sister Joan, the pious sleuth knows it's no halo and she had better put her talents to work. By the author of A Vow of Devotion
A vow of compassion by Veronica Black( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Joan and Detective Mill investigate strange goings-on in a hospital in Cornwall. A woman dies of a heart attack while awaiting surgery for a hip replacement, another disappears and a nurse commits suicide
A vow of sanctity by Veronica Black( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While doing a painting of a monastery on an island, Sister Joan explores an ancient crypt where past abbots are resting. There she discovers one skeleton too many, and it is wearing modern shoes
A vow of devotion by Veronica Black( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Convent of the Daughters of Compassion, Sister Joan, the reluctant sleuth, investigates the murder of Sister Elizabeth, a postulant who was bludgeoned. Sister Joan is aided by the ever-agnostic detective, Sergeant Mill. The setting is England
A vow of obedience by Veronica Black( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Joan of the Daughters of Compassion joins forces with Detective Sergeant Mill to investigate two separate murders involving girls dressed in white wedding gowns. By the author of A Vow of Sanctity
A vow of poverty by Veronica Black( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Joan of the Order of the Daughters of Compassion finds herself stalked by a man, supposedly buried and in a grave for the past two years. Soon after murder follows
A vow of penance by Veronica Black( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Joan, a nun in a convent in Cornwall, has a busy time: three murders, the slashing of trees and the appearance of a bloody axe on the chapel altar. Complicating the probe is the arrival of a new nun whom Sister Joan dislikes. By the author of A Vow of Obedience
My pilgrim love by Veronica Black( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoodman blind by Veronica Black( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tongariro : a sacred gift : a centennial celebration of Tongariro National Park by Craig Potton( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minstrel's leap by Veronica Black( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enchanted grotto by Veronica Black( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flame in the snow by Veronica Black( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of Sarah by Veronica Black( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spirit of Coromandel by Veronica Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vow of chastity by Veronica Black( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Joan of the Order of the Daughers of Compassion enjoys teaching in a school on the Cornish moors. Sister Joan is drawn into a conflict, one that is mirrored within herself. Temptation in the shape of a cynical police officer presents itself, becoming almost as great a danger as the killer who stalks the moors
Spin me a shadow by Veronica Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vow of adoration : vow of devotion, vow of fidelity by Veronica Black( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Brother Cuthbert and Detective Sergeant Alan Mill both away, Sister Joan of the Daughters of Compassion must rely on her wits when she finds the body of a tramp in an abandoned chapel. In the course of her investigations she must also learn the difference between adoration and infatuation. // The Convent of the Daughters of Compassion is short of postulants and the impending visit of two girls thinking about entering the order is greeted with pleasure. But when Sister Joan goes to greet them, little does she realise that murder and obsession will follow hard on their heels. // When Sister Joan goes to London for an Art School reunion she discovers that three former colleagues have recently met violent deaths. Once again, this modern nun must solve a crime with the help of her friend, Detective Sergeant Alan Mill, and balance the demands of justice with her convent life
 
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A vow of compassion
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English (122)

Spanish (4)

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