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Potter, Patricia 1940-

Works: 126 works in 484 publications in 11 languages and 10,489 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  History  Thrillers (Fiction)  Domestic fiction  Western fiction  Novels 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3566.O718, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Patricia Potter
Broken honor by Patricia Potter( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised in a military family, Amy Mallory grew to resent authoritarian control and vowed never to fall for a man in uniform. But what she sidcovers in her late grandfather's private files exposes her to a dangerous-and tempting-world she never imagined
Twisted shadows by Patricia Potter( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI Special Agent Nathan McLean is convinded that Nicholas Merritta, the son of a crime boss, is laundering money for his father--and McLean has plenty of reasons to take down the entire crime family. What he didn't plan on was falling in love with Nick's twin sister, Samantha
Cold target by Patricia Potter( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dead of the night, Holly Matthews-the wife of a New Orleans Senator-takes her sona dn flees for her life ... At her Mother's deathbed, lawyer Meredith Rawson learns that she has a sister- and promises to find her.. As Holly and her son try to start over in Bisbee, Arizona, Meredith begins a desperate search for information on her long-lost sister. Almost instantly, her life is threatened and her house ransacked. She finds help-and passion-from an unexpected source. Detective Gage Gaynor is investigating a closed murder case that dead-ends at Meredith's powerful family. As sparks fly between them, they begin to rebuild the past, linking Meredith and Holly in a conspiracy of lies that could shatter their lives- and the dreams they never had a chance to dream
Tangle of lies by Patricia Potter( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liz Connor's life is turned upside down when her mother is arrested for a murder committed thirty years ago. No one can believe it--except the FBI--and now her mother isn't talking. To uncover the truth, Liz must rely on the help of an ex-cop who ignites her fiery desire--and who has a secret that could shatter Liz's life
Beloved warrior by Patricia Potter( Book )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on the way to England to meet her future husband and save her family from ruin, Juliana Mendoza is taken hostage by a mutinous Scottish warrior who awakens within her a fierce desire, forcing her to choose between honor and love
The Marshal and the heiress by Patricia Potter( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When U.S. Marshall Ben Masters becomes guardian of anewly orphaned 4 year old he takes her to her aScottish estate. When her life is threatened his lawman instincts popint to relatives
Beloved stranger by Patricia Potter( Book )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Potter's trilogy featuring three Scottish brothers bound by a dark destiny--begun in "Beloved Impostor"--Continues with this story of Lachlan Maclean, a man who has lost his past and faces an uncertain present of peril and an impossible love
Diablo by Patricia Potter( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Kane O'Brien agrees to go to Sanctuary, an outlaw hideout, in return for his life, he does not expect to find an innocent female
Defiant by Patricia Potter( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Post Civil War Texas is the setting for this spellbinding story of a desperado out for vengeance and the woman determined to save his life Bequeathed a five-hundred-acre cattle ranch in Cimarron Valley, Mary Jo Williams takes her young son and strikes out for Colorado territory. The plucky widow has seen her share of sorrow, so when she finds a gravely wounded stranger, shes determined to nurse him back to health, unaware that Wade Foster never intended to make it out alive. A hunted outlaw with a price on his head, Wade spent years tracking down the murderers who massacred his family. Now a brutal shootout has made vengeance his at last. Prepared to confront his fate, he once again cheats death. He never expected his future to rest with an auburn-haired beauty and her boy. Sworn to protect mother and son, Wade has to stay one step ahead of the law and a gang of ruthless killers. But as the net closes in, he knows the only way to keep them safe is to leave and never look back ... unless he can find a way to put his past to rest
The perfect family by Patricia Potter( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Russian and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman confronts past secrets and present dangers when she travels to Sedona, Arizona, to attend a family reunion
Dancing with a rogue by Patricia Potter( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gabriel Manning's plans to infiltrate and destroy "The Group," a circle of three friends he believes responsible for his father's death, are complicated by the presence of Merry Anders, a woman with secrets and plots of her own
Beloved impostor by Patricia Potter( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While escaping from an arranged marriage to a much-older man, Felicia Campbell is taken hostage by Rory Maclean, the leader of a rival clan, and finds herself drawn to the enemy, which could cause a clan war to erupt
The diamond king by Patricia Potter( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fighting at Culloden nearly destroyed Alex Leslie. Once a Highland nobleman with a truly brilliant future, Alex left the battlefield with a scarred face and wounded spirit and a hatred of the British that still ravages his soul. As captain of a privateer bound for diamond-rich Brazil, Alex captures every British vessel he encounters-and takes a lovely, but defiant, lady captive. Alex has every reason to hate Jenna Campbell. The feisty Scottish lass belongs to the British-allied clan he most despises. But somewhere in the wild Brazilian jungle, his dislike gives way to fierce desire-and the kind of love he thought he'd never find
The black knave by Patricia Potter( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first book of Patricia Potter's Scottish Trilogy, a rebellious Jacobite beauty weds a Scottish nobleman in a political marriage of convenience, unaware that he is leading a dangerous double life Some call him the devil. Few have ever seen him. He is the Black Knave, named for the playing card he leaves behind when he risks his life to smuggle Jacobite insurgents out of Scotland right under the noses of the British. Bethia MacDonell is determined to find him. She needs the legendary freedom fighter to rescue her imprisoned brother. Instead, she is forced into an arranged marriage with Rory Forbes, an aristocrat loyal to the crown and a coward at the Battle of Culloden--a traitor to his own people. To the world, the Marquis of Braemoor is a fop and a wastrel who lives solely for his own pleasure. But he harbors a dangerous secret that he must keep hidden at all costs. Bethia is the wild card, arousing in Rory a treacherous desire that could doom his mission and imperil her life. Sworn to protect her, the most wanted man in Scotland must fight his greatest battle to win the heart of the one woman he desires above all others: his wife. The Black Knave is the 1st book in the Scottish Trilogy, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order
Starfinder by Patricia Potter( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ian Sutherland should have hanged for his treason against the British Crown, along with his brother and the other Scottish freedom fighters. But he was spared, only to be shipped to Maryland and sold as an indentured servant -- a fate worse than the death he'd expected. Ian has sworn nothing will stop him from escaping and returning to Scotland to salvagae what's left of his clan. Until his master's sudden death leaves a young widow, Fancy Marsh, alone to care for her family -- and to keep her cruel, covetous brother-in-law from taking what's rightfully hers. Honor compels Ian to help Fancy, and love, stronger than a bondsman's chain, binds their souls. Yet Robert Marsh will not relinquish his claim on Fancy without a struggle, and Ian finds he is forced to fight again--for his love ... and his life."--Cover
Behind the shadows by Patricia Potter( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a race against time to save her mother's life, Kira Douglas is stunned to discover something that turns her world upside down. The woman who raised her is not her biological mother. Kira was switched at birth by someone with a mysterious motive ... Desperately searching for answers--and the woman who can save her mother--Kira uncovers a tangle of clues that leads her to a beautiful heiress who refuses to see the truth and a handsome, ruthless man who is either Kira's darkest nightmare--or her greatest destiny ..."
Lawless by Patricia Potter( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Willow Taylor traveled from Boston to Colorado to be the new schoolteacher, she had no inkling of the changes in store for her. Surviving in a tough land and taking on the challenges of the wild West, she worked her ranch with the small band of outcasts she'd claimed as family. But her secret dream of finding passionate love remained unfulfilled, until she found her White Knight -- in a coldhearted, notorious gunfighter."--Jacket
The heart queen by Patricia Potter( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neil Forbes had always known he was a bastard, but it wasn't until he'd asked for the hand of Janet Leslie that he was told his blood carried the taint of madness as well. The proud and passionate young man refuses to risk bringing a child into the world under such a shadow and swears never to wed, forsaking his pledge to the woman he loves without a word of explanation. Soon, out of duty, Janet agrees to an arranged marriage to another man, only to find herself enduring days and nights of terror. Even her abusive husband's death is no release, for Janet stands accused of his murder. Her only hope for justice is to seek the aid of her one-time love. It seems that the Fates that frowned on Janet have smiled upon Neil. Once the black sheep of the Braemoor clan, the deaths of the clan's two legitimate heirs have made Neil marquis, and given him the power to shield her while the truth of her husband's death is uncovered. But what will happen when Janet discovers the truth behind Neil's denial of their love?
Starcatcher by Patricia Potter( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a novel set in the wild Scottish Highlands, where a daring beauty and a fearless lord defy treachery and danger to find their heart's destiny
Catch a shadow by Patricia Potter( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When paramedic Kirke Palmer agreed to the deathbed request of a hit and run victim, she thought she was doing the right thing. Little did she realize that her good-will gesture would make her the target of a cold-blooded killer
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Broken honor
Alternative Names
Potter-Efron, Pat

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English (123)

German (30)

Italian (18)

Russian (12)

French (10)

Chinese (9)

Dutch (4)

Czech (4)

Spanish (2)

Slovak (1)

Norwegian (1)

Twisted shadowsCold targetTangle of liesBeloved warriorThe Marshal and the heiressBeloved strangerDiabloDefiant