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Delinsky, Barbara

Works: 697 works in 3,199 publications in 14 languages and 154,581 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Romance fiction  Love stories  Bildungsromans  Biography 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PS3554.E4427, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Barbara Delinsky
Family tree by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

49 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 4,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a white couple gives birth to a baby with distinctly black features, a family is thrown into turmoil
Flirting with Pete : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

64 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 4,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three years after an accident leaves her mother comatose, Casey Ellis loses the father she barely knew and inherits his Boston townhouse, which leads her to discover his harrowing experiences with a mysterious woman named Jenny
The summer I dared : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

51 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What comes after the moment that changes your life? This is the question that haunts Julia Bechtel, Noah Prine, and Kim Colella, the only survivors of a terrible boating accident off the coast of Maine that claimed the lives of nine other people
Looking for Peyton Place : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

39 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 4,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of her mother brings writer Annie Barnes back to the New Hampshire mill town of her youth to investigate the pollution caused by the local paper mill, a contamination that may have been the cause of her mother's fatal illness
The secret between us by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

45 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 4,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deborah Monroe and her daughter, Grace, are driving home from a party when their car hits a man running in the dark. Grace was at the wheel, but Deborah sends her home before the police arrive, determined to shoulder the blame for the accident. Her decision then turns into a deception that takes on a life of its own and threatens the special bond between mother and daughter.--From publisher description
Lake news : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

65 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman cabaret singer is fired from a teaching post after a Boston reporter fabricates a story of an affair between her and a cardinal. Lily Blake retreats to her New Hampshire hometown where John Kipling, editor of the local paper, will take revenge on the reporter and romance will follow
An accidental woman : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

42 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 4,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a friend is charged with a fifteen-year-old murder, wheelchair-bound Poppy Blake at first refuses to believe the charges but then wonders if her friend may have justifiably changed her identity in order to survive
While my sister sleeps by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

32 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly has always lived in her sister's shadow and her feelings for her sister have run the gamut. But when her sister, a world-class runner, suffers a heart attack and does not regain consciousness, Molly must make the tough decisions in a role that will destroy some of her most cherished beliefs about the sister she thought she knew
The woman next door : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

48 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 3,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a charming cul-de-sac in suburban Connecticut, three close-knit couples find their long-cherished harmony undone when a lovely, younger neighbor, widowed a year ago and presumably still unattached, becomes pregnant. Who is the father? Could it be one of the husbands? One by one, the couples turn inward, taking stock of their marriages and of the loyalties that perhaps have been taken too much for granted. In each case this close scrutiny reveals a weakness, and for each wife the situation becomes the kind of crisis that forces her to make a decision, one that will result in either the strengthening or the dissolution of her marriage
Not my daughter by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

30 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pregnancy pact between three teenaged girls puts their mothers' love to the ultimate test in this emotionally wrenching story of love and forgiveness
Escape by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

29 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Aulenbach is thirty, a lawyer married to a lawyer, working in Manhattan. An idealist, she had once dreamed of representing victims of corporate abuse, but now she spends her days in a cubicle talking with victims of tainted bottled water--and she's on the bottler's side
Three wishes : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

53 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While dying on the operating table, a celestial voice allows Bree Miller of Vermont three wishes before she dies. She chooses love, finding her mother--she is an orphan--and having a baby. When she awakens, the handsome driver who hit her with his car is by her bed. The rest also comes true, but so unfortunately does death
Coast road : a novel by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

55 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack McGill maintains a bedside vigil beside his ex-wife Rachel. He begins to really know her through their two daughters, her friends and her art
Sweet salt air by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 3,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two childhood friends reunite at a summer retreat, each harboring a horrible secret that would test the bounds of their longtime relationship if revealed
More than friends by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

55 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close friends, the Maxwell and Pope families reside in a "perfect" suburban neighborhood, but their idyllic lives are unexpectedly shattered by a moment that can never be erased
Blueprints by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

19 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caroline MacAfee is a skilled carpenter, her daughter Jamie, a talented architect. Together they are the faces of Gut It!, a home renovation series on local public television." When life brings sudden changes, both women ask themselves, "Who am I? ... as the blueprints they've built their lives around suddenly need revising."--
Together alone by Barbara Delinsky( Book )

43 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her daughter grown up, her husband always working late, Emily Arkin spends evenings alone with memories of her infant son, kidnaped and never found. When the police chief brings a widowed detective looking for a garage, Emily rents hers. They fall in love and learn the husband has had another woman for eight years. Next, the detective digs under a neighbor's tree to find the body of the infant son
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Looking for Peyton Place : a novel
Alternative Names

controlled identityDouglass, Billie

controlled identityDrake, Bonnie

Barbara Delinsky Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Delinska, Barbara, 1945-

Delinski, Barbara

Delinski, Barbara 1945-

Delinsky, Barbara, 1945-

Douglass, Billie.

Drake, Bonnie.

Greenberg, Ruth 1945-

Барбара Делински

ברברה דלינסקי

דלינסקי, ברברה

דלינסקי, ברברה. כרמלי, ליאורה

デリンスキー, バーバラ


Flirting with Pete : a novelThe summer I dared : a novelLooking for Peyton Place : a novelThe secret between usLake news : a novelAn accidental woman : a novelWhile my sister sleepsThe woman next door : a novel