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Haines, Carolyn

Overview
Works: 132 works in 644 publications in 2 languages and 34,428 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Ghost stories  Detective and mystery stories, American  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction  Chick lit 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3558.A329, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carolyn Haines
Bone appetit by Carolyn Haines( Book )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of a cook-off at a posh spa in Mississippi, southern PI Sarah Booth Delaney gets embroiled in a juicy murder when the beauty contest/cook-off's top contender gets poisoned
Greedy bones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From feuding scientists to ailing locals, Sarah Booth Delaney finds no shortage of bad blood coursing through the little town of Zinnia, Mississippi, as she drops everything to stop an outbreak of boll weevils and save the only place she's ever been able to call home
Bones of a feather by Carolyn Haines( Book )

21 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspecting that a wealthy new client might be committing fraud through her claim about a stolen necklace worth millions, private investigator Sarah Booth Delaney investigates the sordid past of the woman's family and faces a difficult choice when the woman herself goes missing
Ham bones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A touring production of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" brings murder and mayhem into the life of P.I. Sarah Booth when the costar, a much-despised diva and current lover of Sarah's old flame, is poisoned, and all evidence points to Sarah
Crossed bones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mississippi private detective Sarah Booth Delaney investigates the murder of a black blues-club owner and is caught in a town torn apart by racial prejudice when the victim's white protégé becomes the prime suspect
Wishbones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southern gal Sarah Booth Delaney packs up her hound dog and her P.I. business and sets off for Hollywood to take a shot at stardom. No stranger to acting, she aces the screen test for a racy remake of the movie Body Heat alongside leading man Graf Miliau. The chemistry between them is undeniable, and why not? Graf has already starred in one of Sarah's previous affairs and is well on his way to landing a big part in the sequel. Thrilled as Sarah is, her dream come true comes at a price. She has to leave behind her family's ancestral home in Mississippi, her closest friends, and the possibility of settling down with her longtime love to film on location in Costa Rica. And it's not long before rivalries flare, mysterious accidents occur, and this leading lady finds herself in some steamy tabloids without turning up in a single frame of film.--From publisher description
Bonefire of the vanities by Carolyn Haines( Book )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracking down a porn star-turned-psychic who has promised to reunite an eccentric billionaire with her dead child, a suspicious Sarah Booth goes undercover as a maid at the billionaire's estate, where she discovers multiple murders and a host of suspects
Hallowed bones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Booth Delaney is both a Southern lady and a skilled detective, but her latest case takes her into the murky world of New Orleans where motives for murder, and a list of suspects, are numerous. -- NoveList
Smarty bones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a contentious professor makes claims about the identity of a woman found in a mysterious Mississippi grave and implicates wealthy Zinnia families of having ties to a related scandal, Sarah Booth Delaney is hired by a group of society ladies to clear their names only to discover another body in the professor's hotel room
Bone to be wild : a Sara Booth Delaney mystery by Carolyn Haines( Book )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sarah Booth Delaney is heartbroken: her fiancé Graf Milieu has decided to move to Hollywood permanently, leaving their relationship in shambles. Sarah Booth has a perfect distraction, however, in the form of the Black and Orange Halloween ball her best friends are throwing in New Orleans. Sarah Booth plans to dance the night away to the swinging tunes of her old flame Scott Hampton's blues band. But just as the party gets going, Scott receives a mysterious message that threatens his life and the lives of his bandmates. Sarah Booth knows that a new case is just what she needs to take her mind off her failed relationship with Graf, and she's ready to help Scott investigate. And then the message turns from threat to reality when the bartender from Scott's club is gunned down in a drive-by. Enlisting Sheriff Coleman Peters and the rest of her friends from Zinnia, Mississippi, Sarah Booth is caught in a race against the clock as she tries to stop a killer from striking again. With a twist around every corner, Carolyn Haines will delight readers with Sarah Booth Delaney's latest zany adventure in Bone to be Wild"--
Rock-a-bye bones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sarah Booth Delaney and her friends are still recovering from the attack on Scott Hampton's blues club in Zinnia, Missippia, and Sarah Booth herself is still overcoming her grief at ending things with her fiancé. One bitterly cold night at her family's ancestral home in Zinnia, Sarah Booth hears what sounds like a kitten as she passes the front door. She opens the door to find a newborn baby in a basket on her front porch - with bloody footsteps leading up to the door and back down the driveway. As soon as she steps outside, a loud engine guns and a dark colored vehicle takes off. It's too far away for Sarah Booth to get a good look, and besides, the baby is now her first priority.After rushing the baby to the hospital and calling the police, Sarah Booth and Tinkie Richmond, her partner at the Delaney Detective Agency, know they need to do everything they can to find the baby's mother...even if they are starting to fall in love with the baby themselves. But as she tracks the baby's mother, Sarah Booth soon begins to suspect the woman might be in danger; in fact, she might be running for her own life. And following in the woman's footsteps, Sarah Booth might be next"--
Splintered bones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiesty Southern belle and private detective Sarah Booth Delaney heads back into action when her friend, Eulalee McBride, is accused of murdering her cheating husband
Penumbra by Carolyn Haines( Book )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in German and English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of a white mother and black father, beautician and undertaker's assistant Jade Dupree comes to the aid of her white half-sister, Marlena, when the woman is found badly beaten and her young daughter kidnapped
Sticks and bones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

9 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Private investigator Sarah Booth Delaney and her friends are celebrating New Year's Eve at the party of the year, a smashing Winter White Garden party at the newly renovated King Cotton Boutique Hotel. It's a dazzling success ... until Frangelica "Sister" McFee walks through the door. Sarah Booth knew Sister in college, before Sister became a bestselling author and moved to New York, and fame and fortune don't seem to have tempered her arrogance and cruelty. Sister's latest book is a memoir about the death of her mother and brother many years ago. Now, a film about the book is in the works, and a film crew has descended upon Zinnia, Mississippi, to tell the complete story. The film crew soon realizes there may be more to the story than meets the eye--or is told in Sister's memoir--and they hire Sarah Booth to discover the absolute truth about those deaths so many years ago. But Sarah Booth quickly realizes that someone is desperate to keep the truth hidden and will go to any lengths necessary to protect a long-held secret. Carolyn Haines's next Sarah Booth Delaney novel, Sticks and Bones, is sure to delight series fans and newcomers alike"--
Buried bones by Carolyn Haines( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southern belle-turned-private investigator Sarah Booth Delaney struggles to cope with her antebellum Delta estate's local ghost, and with Lawrence Ambrose's dinner party, a lavish occasion that ends in murder
Fever moon by Carolyn Haines( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in German and English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy plantation owner in 1944 New Iberia, Louisiana, turns up dead and eviscerated, Deputy Raymond Thibodeaux is confronted by Adele Hebert, who is found covered in blood next to the body and who claims to be a shapeshifter
Hallowed bones by Carolyn Haines( )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doreen Mallory claims to have the gift of healing. So why is she unable to prevent the mysterious death of her own child? With nearly everyone convinced of her guilt and law enforcement determined to bring her down, Doreen has only the sleuthing southern belle Sarah Booth Delane to turn to
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityBurnes, Caroline

controlled identityChesterton, R. B.

controlled identityHart, Lizzie, 1953-

Carolyn Haines American writer

Carolyn Haines Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Carolyn Haines écrivaine américaine

Carolyn Haines escritora estadounidense

Carolyn Haines US-amerikanische Autorin von Kriminalliterartur

Haines, Carolyn

Haines, Carolyn 1953-

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Languages
English (230)

German (23)

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