WorldCat Identities

Holt, Victoria 1906-1993

Works: 500 works in 3,755 publications in 24 languages and 91,043 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Romance fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Bildungsromans  Suspense fiction  Biographical fiction  Sagas 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PR6015.I3, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Victoria Holt
The captive by Victoria Holt( Book )

76 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 3,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John, a fugitive from England wrongly accused of murder, and an English girl named Rosetta are shipwrecked in Africa, seized by pirates, and finally escape to England, where they strive to prove his innocence
The India fan by Victoria Holt( Book )

70 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A mesmerizing story of blackmail, romance, and deception.' - Associated Press With Over 100 Million Books Sold, Victoria Holt is the Queen of Gothic Romance. Blackmail. Arson. Murder. Obsession. Beautiful as its peacock feathers may be, the priceless fan hidden deep within the Framling mansion has a legacy of death and destruction. And Drusilla Delanyhas no idea she's been marked by its curse... But the fan's dark past might prove less of a danger than Fabian Framling himself. Dark, brooding, and dominating, will he be the one to save her from the fan's cruel fate... or cause her demise?
Daughter of deceit by Victoria Holt( Book )

63 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noelle Tremaston's charmed yet unconventional life as the daughter of the infamous Desiree, darling of the London stage, comes crashing to a halt when her mother takes in a struggling ingenue and disaster strikes. Noelle flees to Paris where, on the eve of World War I, a bizarre twist of fate will lead her into unsolved mysteries -- and the arms of love
Snare of serpents by Victoria Holt( Book )

59 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 3,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaving Edinburgh for Africa after a murder trial, a young woman's security begins to crumble as she discovers old secrets may again be resurrected
Seven for a secret by Victoria Holt( Book )

43 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 3,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seduction, scandal, suicide, and murder - these are the secrets that unfold in Victoria Holt's enthralling new novel, where truth will triumph at last. - Inside cover
The black opal by Victoria Holt( Book )

54 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the very beginning her life had been shrouded by secrets. Found one spring morning among the azaleas of Commonwood House, Carmel March was taken in by Dr. Marline and his ailing wife
Lord of the Far Island by Victoria Holt( Book )

115 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 3,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned at five and raised on the charity of wealthy cousins, Ellen Kellaway searches for the secrets of her long lost family on a wild island off the Cornwall coast
Secret for a nightingale by Victoria Holt( Book )

79 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 3,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susanna is aware of her special gifts to soothe the sick and follows Florence Nightingale to Crimea
The silk vendetta by Victoria Holt( Book )

50 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of passion and intrigue, family fortunes, and deadly betrayals set in Victorian London, Florence, and Paris
The road to Paradise Island by Victoria Holt( Book )

72 editions published between 1086 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annalice Mallory, the sheltered daughter of a family of map makers, discovers the cryptic diary of her long-dead ancestor that includes a map of a mysterious far-off island. Philip, Annalice's brother, sets sail for the island, lured by the promise of incomparable riches to be found. But when he doesn't return, Annalice sets out to find him -- and the secrets of the diary -- in a desperate journey that leads her through the world's most exciting outposts ... and finally to the tropical islands of the South Seas, where she encounters heart-stopping peril, but also the promise of love
The time of the hunter's moon by Victoria Holt( Book )

67 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she returns from Switzerland to a position at an exclusive boarding school in Devon, Cordelia Grant is visited by her Swiss suitor, who mysteriously disappears, and she is courted by a local squire whom she detests
The judas kiss by Victoria Holt( Book )

95 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 10 languages and held by 2,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pippa Ewell arrives in Bavaria to find the truth behind her sister's mysterious death. But she discovers a kingdom glittered with evil and danger, and a fate that had claimed her sister
The Landower legacy by Victoria Holt( Book )

64 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee year, a 14-year-old girl blurts a secret, and the consequences in her life extend ten years to Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee
On the night of the seventh moon by Victoria Holt( Book )

94 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after her secret marriage to an aristocrat, an Englishwoman returns to the Black Forest on a tragic quest which began on the night of the Seventh Moon
The House of a Thousand Lanterns by Victoria Holt( Book )

93 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Lindsay never imagined that she would be wealthy. Nor that she would fall in love with a man she couldn't trust. Against a background of 19th-century England and Hong Kong, Holt unfolds the spellbinding story of a young Englishwoman who finds a strange new world in the house that is both the one she has dreamed of since childhood and the one where her worst nightmares are about to come true: the House of a Thousand Lanterns
The mask of the enchantress by Victoria Holt( Book )

82 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of forbidden passions, a beautiful but foreboding castle and a young orphaned girl
My enemy the Queen by Victoria Holt( Book )

76 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 2,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was Lettice who married the Earl of Leicester, whom Elizabeth I loved. It was Lettice who was the mother of the Queen's beloved Earl of Essex. It was always Lettice, the constant spoiler in the triangle of love surrounding Elizabeth
The pride of the peacock by Victoria Holt( Book )

105 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessica's friendship with Ben Henniker not only helps her regain the Cleverling estate but also brings her a share in Henniker's Austrailian opal mines
The shivering sands by Victoria Holt( Book )

99 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young widow discovers a secret and finds herself in the same kind of danger that may have cost her missing sister her life
Bride of Pendorric by Victoria Holt( Book )

98 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Favel tells how the darkly handsome Roc Pendorric married her after a whirlwind courtship on Capri, took her to the centuries old Pendorric mansion in Cornwall, and aroused her dark suspicions after she learned of his old loves, of the curse upon the Brides of Pendorric, and of one Bride who still haunted an empty room."
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.09 for The black ... to 0.78 for Autograph ...)

The black opal
Alternative Names

controlled identityPlaidy, Jean, 1906-1993

Burford, Eleanor

Burford, Eleanor, 1906-

Burford, Eleanor Alice 1906-1993

Burford Hibbert, Eleanor Alice.

Carr P.

Carr, Philippa.

Carr, Philippa 1906-1993

Carr, Philippa, pseud.

Carr, Phillipa 1906-1993

Eleanor Alice Burford Hibbert

Eleanor Burford écrivaine britannique

Eleanor Hibbert britische Schriftstellerin

Eleanor Hibbert Brits auteur

Eleanor Hibbert scrittrice inglese

Ford E.

Ford, Elbur.

Ford, Elbur, 1906-

Ford, Elbur 1906-1993

Hibbert, Alice Buford, 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor.

Hibbert, Eleanor, 1906-

Hibbert, Eleanor (1906-1993)

Hibbert, Eleanor A. 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor A. Burford

Hibbert, Eleanor Alice 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor Alice Burford.

Hibbert, Eleanor Alice Burford, 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor Burford, 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor (Eleanor Alice Burford), 1906-1993

Hibbert Eleonor

Holt V.

Holt, Victoria.

Holt, Victoria, 1906-

Holt, Victoria pseud

Holt, Viktoria

Holt, Viktoria 1906-1993

Holta, Viktorija, 1906-1993

Kellow K.

Kellow, Kathleen.

Kellow, Kathleen, 1906-

Kellow, Kathleen 1906-1993

Kholt, Viktorii︠a︡ 1906-1993

Percival, Anna.

Percival, Anne

Plaidy J.

Plaidy, Jean.

Plaidy, Jean 1906-1993

Plaidy Jean, pseud.

Pleidi, Dzhin, 1906-

Tate E.

Tate, Ellalice.

Tate, Ellalice, 1906-

Tate, Ellalice 1906-1993

Victoria Holt

Алиса Хибберт Элеонор

Елинор Хибърт

Холт В. 1906-1993

Элеонор Алиса Хибберт

فيكتوريا هولت


ホルト, ヴィクトリア

ホルト, ビクトリア


The India fanDaughter of deceitSnare of serpentsSeven for a secretThe black opalLord of the Far IslandSecret for a nightingaleThe silk vendetta