WorldCat Identities

Hood, Evelyn

Overview
Works: 93 works in 357 publications in 1 language and 9,626 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories  Love stories 
Classifications: PR6058.O537, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Evelyn Hood
Birds in the spring by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystery in Prior's Ford by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Famous cookery writer Laura Tyler arrives in Prior's Ford determined to become immersed in village life--and the village drama group's forthcoming production of The Importance of Being Earnest offers her the perfect opportunity. It's just a pity that her uptight husband lacks her enthusiasm. But Laura has cause to regret her involvement when murder calls a halt to rehearsals of the play. And for another newcomer to the village, Constable Neil White, the death means that now he must team up with his estranged wife, Sergeant Gloria Frost, to conduct the subsequent investigation."--Jacket
Voices from the sea by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
* Romantic saga set in Scotland at the beginning of the 19th century
Return to Prior's Ford by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The course of true love never did run smooth, as the Prior's Ford villagers are beginning to discover. The once-failing Tarbethill Farm is facing a happier future thanks to Alison Greenlees but Ewan McNair doesn't see himself as the sort of husband Alison deserves, while at Linn Hall the return of famous actress Meredith Whitelaw is bad news for her daughter Ginny, anxious to catch the eye of the son of the house. And Thatcher's Cottage is now home to Dr. Malcolm Finlay, a retired university academic with a secret ability to turn the hearts and heads of almost all the women in the village
A certain freedom by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looking after your own by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paisley 1941: Chloe is the eldest daughter of Julia and Frank McCosh and her evenings are dominated by the dance band her parents run. It is not the music that interests Chloe, but young trumpeter Dennis Morgan. Dennis, however, has other things on his mind. He's busy working for the fire brigade and keeping an eye on his wayward brother Ralph. There is also Dennis's close friendship with the mysterious Lena Fulton which is starting to get the neighbours talking. Then an unexpected guest arrives on Julia McCosh's doorstep - a face from her past she'd hoped she would never see again
Knowing me by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rachel Carswell would like a little more excitement in her life, and wonders if she should return to her job as a primary school teacher. Then a phone call changes everything. A death in the family is hard enough to cope with, but to Rachel's shock and amazement she finds she was adopted during the Second World War. She feels compelled to track down her birth mother, and with her teenage daughter Fiona she retraces her family's past, returning to the tenement block where she was born - but searching for the past can have a bad effect on the present
Staying on by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When, after serving in World War II, her grandson Joe Scott refuses to return to Barrneuk, the small farm his family has managed for three generations on the Clyde island of Bute, Celia Scott is furious. Celia kept the farm going after the premature death of her husband and has had to keep running it into her old age, as well as raising her three grandchildren after their mother died and their father, heartbroken, left the island. She and her granddaughter Jenny have had a hard time maintaining it during the war, with a little help from Iain, her oldest grandson. Iain was to have inherited the farm, but after he was crippled in a rail accident in 1939 Joe became the natural successor. Now, his refusal to take on Barrneuk has thrown the family into turmoil, ruining each family member's plans for the future. Celia's first instinct is to let the farm go but Jenny has other ideas and so she must convince Iain that he can take on the inheritance that is rightly his
The shimmer of the herring by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sparkle of salt by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When James Lowrie returns to the Scottish fishing village of Buclie at the end of World War 1, it can only reignite the embers of old feuds between him, his brother Innes and their sister Bethany
A procession of one by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vlak na de Eerste Wereldoorlog staat een jonge vrouw voor de taak het Schotse gezin waartoe zij behoort te onderhouden, hetgeen ten koste gaat van haar eigen geluk
Time and again by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set on the banks of the Clyde, this is a story of love, loss, and a struggle for rights. Sander Weir dies leaving everything to Morag, the girl he and his wife raised as their own, but his brother Lawrence - Morag's real father - feels cheated of his inheritance
A handful of happiness by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny Gillespie has suffered her share of troubles during the Great War, not least the loss of her fiance, Robert Archer. For although Robert was not killed in action he is as dead to her as any sweetheart slaughtered in France when he eventually meets another woman. Jenny, meanwhile, is trapped in Clydeside's dockland, unable to leave her mother, who is worn out and heartbroken. Jenny has little choice but to abandon her dream of making a new start in Glasgow and return to her job in the tracing office of Dalkieth's shipyard and the domination of her relentlessly demanding family. Unexpectedly, Robert Archer returns to Clydeside and becomes Jenny's boss
The damask days by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christian Knox is a girl who dreams of a life beyond that of a Paisley housewife. When her father refuses to finance her education further she works as a tambourer, and is soon plunged into the world of Scotland's fledgling textile industry where her resolve begins to leave its mark
Another day by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Festival in Prior's Ford by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Things are hopping as summer approaches in Prior's Ford, with Tricia and Derek Borland bringing home a new baby, Ginny's mother planning a lavish wedding despite Ginny's wishes for a quiet village ceremony, and the decision to "pep up" the village's traditional summer festival
Pebbles on the beach by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dancing stone by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fortune's way by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world collapsed for eight-year-old, red-haired Rowena Lindsay when the pleasure boat Countess of Eglinton sank on the Paisley canal in 1810. Her mother perished in the disaster and she and her brother Neil were sent to be brought up in the rich household of Fergus and Sarah Bain. It suited Neil, but it was a life Rowena hated. Something else happened that day which was to affect the whole of Rowena's life - the man who dragged her out of the canal was Kerr Fraser, the rugged mill employee who was to play a pivotal role in her and her brother's lives
A touch of suspicion by Evelyn Hood ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een jonge vrouw wordt belaagd door een persoon uit haar verleden die ze onbedoeld heeft gekwetst
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Houston, Eve

controlled identity James, Louise

controlled identity Webster, Elizabeth A.

James, Louise 1936-
Webster, Elizabeth A.
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English (162)
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